2000 Fiat Duna vs. 1999 Mercury Sable

To start off, 2000 Fiat Duna is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1999 Mercury Sable. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1999 Mercury Sable would be higher. At 2,986 cc (6 cylinders), 1999 Mercury Sable is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1999 Mercury Sable weights approximately 717 kg more than 2000 Fiat Duna.

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. 1999 Mercury Sable has automatic transmission and 2000 Fiat Duna has manual transmission. 2000 Fiat Duna will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1999 Mercury Sable will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2000 Fiat Duna 1999 Mercury Sable
Make Fiat Mercury
Model Duna Sable
Year Released 2000 1999
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1581 cc 2986 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 87 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 6 seats
Vehicle Weight 885 kg 1602 kg
Vehicle Length 4040 mm 5100 mm
Vehicle Width 1550 mm 1860 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2370 mm 2760 mm


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