Porsche 911 SC Cabrio 3.0 SC 180HP vs Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173HP

Porsche 911 SC Cabrio 3.0 SC 180HP

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8 reasons for

Porsche 911 SC Cabrio, model available from 1977 to 1983.
It has 3.0 SC 180HP petrol engine produced from 1977 to 1980.
Drive has manual gearbox.

3 reasons for

Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio, model available from 1968 to 1971.
It has 4.2 173HP petrol engine produced from 1968 to 1971.
Drive has manual gearbox.

Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173HP
Porsche

8 reasons for Porsche 911 SC Cabrio 3.0 SC 180KM in comparison to Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173HP

Reasons for
135

Maximal power

180 > 173 hp
The horsepower of the Porsche is by 7 hp bigger in comparison to the Jaguar E-Type II. Because the difference is not big this should not affect the car performance considerably.
19

Fuel tank

81 > 65 l
The winner of these two vehicles in the aspect of fuel tank size is Porsche 911 SC which is able to hold by 25 percent more fuel in relation to the Jaguar E-Type II.
4

Rear track

1,382 > 1,270 mm
3

Price range

sports > luxury
1

Model release date

1977 > 1968
Production of the older car commenced 9 years prior to its competitor and for this reason it is reasonable to suppose that this car is equipped with significantly less modern solutions applied.
1

Height

1,320 > 1,219 mm
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of carrying massive amount of thinks to it. The difference at the level of 101 millimeters in favor of the Porsche is little and should not be really noticeable.
0

Front track

1,372 > 1,270 mm
0

End of model sale

1983 > 1971

Jaguar

3 reasons for Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173KM in comparison to Porsche 911 SC Cabrio 3.0 SC 180HP

Reasons for
22

Width

1,656 > 1,652 mm
distance between left and right side of a car affects interior space for travelers and also stability while driving. The Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio is widther by 4 millimeters compared with the Porsche and is not really worth considering. The average for the ā€žSā€ segment is approximately 1,791 millimeters and is by 8 % smaller than the same feature of the Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio.
15

Wheelbase

2,430 > 2,268 mm
Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio has 7 percent longer wheelbase in relation to the Porsche. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, cars with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
6

Length

4,453 > 4,289 mm
The Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173HP is 164 mm longer than the Porsche. The length of the vehicle is significant when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Jaguar E-Type II very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio will be better driven ,however, the Porsche 911 SC Cabrio will be a little easier for parking due to shorter length .

Cars specifications

Porsche 911 SC Cabrio 3.0 SC 180HP Jaguar E-Type II Cabrio 4.2 173HP
    Price range sports luxury
    Model release date 1977 1968
    Facelifting no no
    Class S S
    End of model sale 1983 1971
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