1974 Seat 133 vs. 1969 Volkswagen 181
To start off, 1974 Seat 133 is newer by 5 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1969 Volkswagen 181. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1969 Volkswagen 181 would be higher. At 1,584 cc (4 cylinders), 1969 Volkswagen 181 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1969 Volkswagen 181 weights approximately 210 kg more than 1974 Seat 133.
Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control.
Compare all specifications:
|1974 Seat 133||1969 Volkswagen 181|
|Engine Size||842 cc||1584 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||43 HP||0 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||690 kg||900 kg|
|Vehicle Length||3460 mm||3790 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1430 mm||1650 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1330 mm||1630 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2030 mm||2410 mm|