1995 Ferrari 412 T2 vs. 1974 Renault 12
To start off, 1995 Ferrari 412 T2 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 2,997 cc (12 cylinders), 1995 Ferrari 412 T2 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1974 Renault 12 weights approximately 355 kg more than 1995 Ferrari 412 T2.
Because 1995 Ferrari 412 T2 is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1995 Ferrari 412 T2. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1974 Renault 12, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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 Ferrari 412 T2||1974 Renault 12|
|Engine Size||2997 cc||1289 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||12 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||53 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||595 kg||950 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4390 mm||4410 mm|
|Vehicle Width||2000 mm||1640 mm|
|Vehicle Height||990 mm||1460 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2920 mm||2450 mm|