1978 Maserati Bora vs. 1972 Maserati Bora
To start off, 1978 Maserati Bora is newer by 6 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1972 Maserati Bora. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1972 Maserati Bora would be higher. At 4,899 cc (8 cylinders), 1978 Maserati Bora is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1978 Maserati Bora weights approximately 21 kg more than 1972 Maserati Bora.
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:
|1978 Maserati Bora||1972 Maserati Bora|
|Engine Size||4899 cc||4719 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||8 cylinders||8 cylinders|
|Valves per Cylinder||2 valves||2 valves|
|Horse Power||0 HP||306 HP|
|Number of Doors||2 doors||2 doors|
|Vehicle Weight||1446 kg||1425 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4350 mm||4350 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1800 mm||1800 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1100 mm||1100 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2610 mm||2610 mm|