Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP vs Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual

Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP

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5 reasons for

Pontiac Le Mans III, model available from 1971 to 1981.
It has 4.3 120HP petrol engine produced from 1972 to 1981.
Drive has manual gearbox.

3 reasons for

Fiat 125p Sedan, model available from 1967 to 1983.
It has 1.5 70HP petrol engine produced from 1967 to 1983.
Drive on the rear axle has manual gearbox.

Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual
Pontiac

5 reasons for Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120KM in comparison to Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual

Reasons for
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Maximal power

120 > 70 hp
The Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP is equipped with petrol which makes by 50 more horsepower over the Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual, giving the vehicle a much more dynamic character. It should be better option for drivers who would like to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
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Width

1,834 > 1,630 mm
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP is 13 percent wider than the Fiat. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
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Wheelbase

2,764 > 2,496 mm
Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP has 11 % longer wheelbase when compared to the Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, cars with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
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Length

5,049 > 4,226 mm
The Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP is 823 mm longer than the Fiat. Long vehicles have more interior space and also have plenty of trunk space. Although the Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP seems to be better for families or persons who value soft, smooth long-distance rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual may appeal to the young as it will not make troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
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Model release date

1971 > 1967
Because of the fact that the Fiat's production started only 4 years earlier than the Pontiac Le Mans III, the gap between technology used in both cars is not really huge, however, the Pontiac Le Mans III might have a bit more new solutions used in it.

Fiat

3 reasons for Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70KM manual in comparison to Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP

Reasons for
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Number of doors

4 > 2
For drivers that like a vehicle for more than two persons the four-door Fiat 125p is a way appropriate to own. However, for people that value more attractive design we suggest choosing the 2-door Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP.
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Height

1,440 > 1,390 mm
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of large dimensions, the Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual, which is by 50 millimeters higher than the Pontiac, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much noticeable.
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End of model sale

1983 > 1981

Cars specifications

Pontiac Le Mans III 4.3 120HP Fiat 125p Sedan 1.5 70HP manual
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 1971 1967
    Facelifting no no
    Class C C
    Payload - 1,370 kg

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