1981 Fiat Vivace vs. 2004 Lincoln Aviator

To start off, 2004 Lincoln Aviator is newer by 23 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1981 Fiat Vivace. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1981 Fiat Vivace would be higher. At 4,605 cc (8 cylinders), 2004 Lincoln Aviator is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Lincoln Aviator (302 HP) has 240 more horse power than 1981 Fiat Vivace. (62 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2004 Lincoln Aviator should accelerate faster than 1981 Fiat Vivace. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Lincoln Aviator weights approximately 1447 kg more than 1981 Fiat Vivace. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2004 Lincoln Aviator is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1981 Fiat Vivace. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2004 Lincoln Aviator will offer significantly more control. 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, 2004 Lincoln Aviator (407 Nm) has 305 more torque (in Nm) than 1981 Fiat Vivace. (102 Nm). This means 2004 Lincoln Aviator will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1981 Fiat Vivace.

Compare all specifications:

1981 Fiat Vivace 2004 Lincoln Aviator
Make Fiat Lincoln
Model Vivace Aviator
Year Released 1981 2004
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1372 cc 4605 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 62 HP 302 HP
Torque 102 Nm 407 Nm
Engine Bore Size 86.4 mm 90 mm
Engine Stroke Size 55.5 mm 90 mm
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 6 seats
Vehicle Weight 810 kg 2257 kg
Vehicle Length 3750 mm 4920 mm
Vehicle Width 1550 mm 1880 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1820 mm
Wheelbase Size 2230 mm 2910 mm


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