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1985 Dodge Conquest vs. 1957 Porsche 356

To start off, 1985 Dodge Conquest is newer by 28 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1957 Porsche 356. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1957 Porsche 356 would be higher. At 2,555 cc (4 cylinders), 1985 Dodge Conquest is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1985 Dodge Conquest weights approximately 548 kg more than 1957 Porsche 356.

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:

1985 Dodge Conquest 1957 Porsche 356
Make Dodge Porsche
Model Conquest 356
Year Released 1985 1957
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 2555 cc 1300 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line boxer
Horse Power 143 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 2 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1280 kg 732 kg
Vehicle Length 4410 mm 3960 mm
Vehicle Width 1690 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1320 mm 1230 mm
Wheelbase Size 2450 mm 2110 mm


 

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