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2005 Fiat Seicento vs. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E

To start off, both 2005 Fiat Seicento and 2005 Mercedes-Benz E were released in the same year (2005). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 3,199 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E (221 HP @ 5600 RPM) has 168 more horse power than 2005 Fiat Seicento. (53 HP @ 2750 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E should accelerate faster than 2005 Fiat Seicento. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E weights approximately 975 kg more than 2005 Fiat Seicento. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2005 Mercedes-Benz E 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 2005 Mercedes-Benz E. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Fiat Seicento, 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. Let's talk about torque, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E (315 Nm) has 227 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Fiat Seicento. (88 Nm). This means 2005 Mercedes-Benz E will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Fiat Seicento. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E has automatic transmission and 2005 Fiat Seicento has manual transmission. 2005 Fiat Seicento will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Fiat Seicento 2005 Mercedes-Benz E
Make Fiat Mercedes-Benz
Model Seicento E
Year Released 2005 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1108 cc 3199 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 3 valves
Horse Power 53 HP 221 HP
Engine RPM 2750 RPM 5600 RPM
Torque 88 Nm 315 Nm
Engine Bore Size 70 mm 89.9 mm
Engine Stroke Size 72 mm 84 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.6:1 10.0:1
Top Speed 150 km/hour 233 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 14.5 seconds 8.5 seconds
Drive Type Front Rear
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 3 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 810 kg 1785 kg
Vehicle Length 3330 mm 4860 mm
Vehicle Width 1520 mm 1830 mm
Vehicle Height 1440 mm 1500 mm
Wheelbase Size 2210 mm 2830 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.2 L/100km 10.6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 35 L 80 L


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