1995 Chrysler Sebring vs. 1974 Renault 12
To start off, 1995 Chrysler Sebring is newer by 21 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1974 Renault 12. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1974 Renault 12 would be higher. At 2,489 cc (6 cylinders), 1995 Chrysler Sebring is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1995 Chrysler Sebring (161 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 108 more horse power than 1974 Renault 12. (53 HP @ 5250 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1995 Chrysler Sebring should accelerate faster than 1974 Renault 12. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1995 Chrysler Sebring weights approximately 360 kg more than 1974 Renault 12. 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.
Compare all specifications:
|1995 Chrysler Sebring||1974 Renault 12|
|Engine Size||2489 cc||1289 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||161 HP||53 HP|
|Engine RPM||5500 RPM||5250 RPM|
|Vehicle Weight||1310 kg||950 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4770 mm||4410 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1780 mm||1640 mm|