1975 Lancia Beta vs. 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina

To start off, 1975 Lancia Beta is newer by 9 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina would be higher. At 1,995 cc (4 cylinders), 1975 Lancia Beta is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1975 Lancia Beta (115 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 80 more horse power than 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. (35 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1975 Lancia Beta should accelerate faster than 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1975 Lancia Beta weights approximately 480 kg more than 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1975 Lancia Beta, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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. Let's talk about torque, 1975 Lancia Beta (176 Nm @ 2800 RPM) has 115 more torque (in Nm) than 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina. (61 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 1975 Lancia Beta will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina.

Compare all specifications:

1975 Lancia Beta 1966 Moretti 750S Berlina
Make Lancia Moretti
Model Beta 750S Berlina
Year Released 1975 1966
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 1995 cc 767 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 2 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 115 HP 35 HP
Engine RPM 5500 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 176 Nm 61 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 2800 RPM
Drive Type Front Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Vehicle Weight 1060 kg 580 kg
Vehicle Length 4290 mm 3300 mm
Vehicle Width 1660 mm 1390 mm
Vehicle Height 1330 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2010 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 51 L 30 L


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