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1990 Fiat Uno vs. 2008 Fiat Stilo

To start off, 2008 Fiat Stilo is newer by 18 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1990 Fiat Uno. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1990 Fiat Uno would be higher. At 1,596 cc (4 cylinders), 2008 Fiat Stilo is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Fiat Stilo (68 HP @ 5750 RPM) has 24 more horse power than 1990 Fiat Uno. (44 HP @ 5250 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2008 Fiat Stilo should accelerate faster than 1990 Fiat Uno. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Fiat Stilo weights approximately 510 kg more than 1990 Fiat Uno. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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, 2008 Fiat Stilo (145 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 66 more torque (in Nm) than 1990 Fiat Uno. (79 Nm @ 2750 RPM). This means 2008 Fiat Stilo will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1990 Fiat Uno.

Compare all specifications:

1990 Fiat Uno 2008 Fiat Stilo
Make Fiat Fiat
Model Uno Stilo
Year Released 1990 2008
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 999 cc 1596 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 44 HP 68 HP
Engine RPM 5250 RPM 5750 RPM
Torque 79 Nm 145 Nm
Torque RPM 2750 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 755 kg 1265 kg
Vehicle Length 3690 mm 3550 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1490 mm
Wheelbase Size 2370 mm 2610 mm


 

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