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1974 Renault 12 vs. 1975 Simca 1000

To start off, 1975 Simca 1000 is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1974 Renault 12. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1974 Renault 12 would be higher. At 1,289 cc (4 cylinders), 1974 Renault 12 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1974 Renault 12 weights approximately 130 kg more than 1975 Simca 1000.

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1974 Renault 12 1975 Simca 1000
Make Renault Simca
Model 12 1000
Year Released 1974 1975
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 1289 cc 777 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 53 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 820 kg
Vehicle Length 4410 mm 3810 mm
Vehicle Width 1640 mm 1500 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2450 mm 2230 mm


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