2006 Fiat Stilo vs. 1966 Peugeot 404

To start off, 2006 Fiat Stilo is newer by 40 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1966 Peugeot 404. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1966 Peugeot 404 would be higher. At 1,910 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Fiat Stilo is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Fiat Stilo (114 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 59 more horse power than 1966 Peugeot 404. (55 HP @ 4800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Fiat Stilo should accelerate faster than 1966 Peugeot 404. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Fiat Stilo weights approximately 369 kg more than 1966 Peugeot 404. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1966 Peugeot 404 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 1966 Peugeot 404. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Fiat Stilo, 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:

2006 Fiat Stilo 1966 Peugeot 404
Make Fiat Peugeot
Model Stilo 404
Year Released 2006 1966
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1910 cc 1468 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 114 HP 55 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 4800 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type Front Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1485 kg 1116 kg
Vehicle Length 4520 mm 4590 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1640 mm
Vehicle Height 1580 mm 1460 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2850 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 58 L 50 L


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