2001 Jeep Wrangler vs. 1975 Lancia Beta

To start off, 2001 Jeep Wrangler is newer by 26 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1975 Lancia Beta. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1975 Lancia Beta would be higher. At 3,969 cc (6 cylinders), 2001 Jeep Wrangler is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Jeep Wrangler (190 HP) has 75 more horse power than 1975 Lancia Beta. (115 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2001 Jeep Wrangler should accelerate faster than 1975 Lancia Beta.

Because 2001 Jeep Wrangler is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1975 Lancia Beta. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2001 Jeep Wrangler will offer significantly more control. 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, 2001 Jeep Wrangler (301 Nm) has 125 more torque (in Nm) than 1975 Lancia Beta. (176 Nm). This means 2001 Jeep Wrangler will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1975 Lancia Beta.

Compare all specifications:

2001 Jeep Wrangler 1975 Lancia Beta
Make Jeep Lancia
Model Wrangler Beta
Year Released 2001 1975
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3969 cc 1995 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 190 HP 115 HP
Torque 301 Nm 176 Nm
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Length 3860 mm 4290 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1660 mm
Vehicle Height 1790 mm 1330 mm
Wheelbase Size 2380 mm 2550 mm


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