2008 Geely CK vs. 1975 Lancia Beta

To start off, 2008 Geely CK is newer by 33 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 1,995 cc (4 cylinders), 1975 Lancia Beta is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1975 Lancia Beta weights approximately 20 kg more than 2008 Geely CK.

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, 1975 Lancia Beta (176 Nm @ 2800 RPM) has 48 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Geely CK. (128 Nm @ 3400 RPM). This means 1975 Lancia Beta will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Geely CK.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Geely CK 1975 Lancia Beta
Make Geely Lancia
Model CK Beta
Year Released 2008 1975
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1498 cc 1995 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 115 HP
Torque 128 Nm 176 Nm
Torque RPM 3400 RPM 2800 RPM
Engine Bore Size 78.7 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 77 mm 90 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.8:1 8.9:1
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1040 kg 1060 kg
Wheelbase Size 2440 mm 2550 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 51 L


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