2000 Alfa Romeo 147 vs. 2009 Tata Indica

To start off, 2009 Tata Indica is newer by 9 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2000 Alfa Romeo 147. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 would be higher. At 1,598 cc (4 cylinders), 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 (118 HP @ 6200 RPM) has 44 more horse power than 2009 Tata Indica. (74 HP @ 4500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 should accelerate faster than 2009 Tata Indica. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 weights approximately 201 kg more than 2009 Tata Indica. 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, 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 (146 Nm @ 4200 RPM) has 31 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Tata Indica. (115 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2000 Alfa Romeo 147 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Tata Indica.

Compare all specifications:

2000 Alfa Romeo 147 2009 Tata Indica
Make Alfa Romeo Tata
Model 147 Indica
Year Released 2000 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 1405 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 118 HP 74 HP
Engine RPM 6200 RPM 4500 RPM
Torque 146 Nm 115 Nm
Torque RPM 4200 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 82 mm 75.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75.7 mm 79.5 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.3:1 9.5:1
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 3 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1206 kg 1005 kg
Vehicle Length 4180 mm 3680 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1490 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1670 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2410 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.1 L/100km 9.9 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 37 L


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