1978 Maserati Bora vs. 1985 Maserati Bi Turbo

To start off, 1985 Maserati Bi Turbo is newer by 7 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1978 Maserati Bora. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1978 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 351 kg more than 1985 Maserati Bi Turbo.

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 1985 Maserati Bi Turbo
Make Maserati Maserati
Model Bora Bi Turbo
Year Released 1978 1985
Engine Size 4899 cc 2490 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 3 valves
Horse Power 0 HP 182 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 1446 kg 1095 kg
Vehicle Length 4350 mm 4160 mm
Vehicle Width 1800 mm 1720 mm
Vehicle Height 1100 mm 1310 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2510 mm


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