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1988 Alfa Romeo 164 vs. 1990 Alfa Romeo 164

To start off, 1990 Alfa Romeo 164 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1988 Alfa Romeo 164. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1988 Alfa Romeo 164 would be higher. Both 1988 Alfa Romeo 164 and 1990 Alfa Romeo 164 are equipped with a 2,500 cc engine. In terms of performance, both vehicles can yield 123 horse power. So under normal driving conditions, the acceleration of both vehicles should be relatively similar.

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. Let's talk about torque, both vehicles can yield 294 Nm of torque. So under normal driving conditions, the ability to climb up hills and pull heavy equipment should be relatively similar for both vehicles.

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1988 Alfa Romeo 164 1990 Alfa Romeo 164
Make Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo
Model 164 164
Year Released 1988 1990
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2500 cc 2500 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 123 HP 123 HP
Engine RPM 4200 RPM 4200 RPM
Torque 294 Nm 294 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 22.0:1 22.0:1
Top Speed 202 km/hour 202 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.8 seconds 10.8 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1490 kg 1490 kg
Vehicle Length 4560 mm 4560 mm
Vehicle Width 1770 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1410 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2670 mm
Fuel Consumption 6.5 L/100km 6.5 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 8.6 L/100km 8.6 L/100km
Fuel Consumption Overall 5.8 L/100km 5.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 70 L


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