1975 Lancia Beta vs. 1999 Mazda AZ

To start off, 1999 Mazda AZ is newer by 24 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1975 Lancia Beta. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1975 Lancia Beta would be higher. At 1,995 cc (4 cylinders), 1975 Lancia Beta is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1975 Lancia Beta weights approximately 310 kg more than 1999 Mazda AZ.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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:

1975 Lancia Beta 1999 Mazda AZ
Make Lancia Mazda
Model Beta AZ
Year Released 1975 1999
Body Type Hatchback Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1995 cc 657 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 3 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 115 HP 0 HP
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Vehicle Weight 1060 kg 750 kg
Vehicle Length 4290 mm 3400 mm
Vehicle Width 1660 mm 1480 mm
Vehicle Height 1330 mm 1700 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2370 mm


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