1973 Chevrolet Blazer vs. 1985 Venturi Coupe

To start off, 1985 Venturi Coupe is newer by 12 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Chevrolet Blazer. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Chevrolet Blazer would be higher. At 5,733 cc (8 cylinders), 1973 Chevrolet Blazer is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1985 Venturi Coupe (197 HP @ 5750 RPM) has 44 more horse power than 1973 Chevrolet Blazer. (153 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1985 Venturi Coupe should accelerate faster than 1973 Chevrolet Blazer. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1973 Chevrolet Blazer weights approximately 595 kg more than 1985 Venturi Coupe.

Because 1973 Chevrolet Blazer is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1985 Venturi Coupe. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1973 Chevrolet Blazer will offer significantly more control. 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, 1973 Chevrolet Blazer (346 Nm @ 2400 RPM) has 49 more torque (in Nm) than 1985 Venturi Coupe. (297 Nm @ 2500 RPM). This means 1973 Chevrolet Blazer will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1985 Venturi Coupe. 1973 Chevrolet Blazer has automatic transmission and 1985 Venturi Coupe has manual transmission. 1985 Venturi Coupe will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1973 Chevrolet Blazer will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1973 Chevrolet Blazer 1985 Venturi Coupe
Make Chevrolet Venturi
Model Blazer Coupe
Year Released 1973 1985
Body Type SUV Coupe
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Size 5733 cc 2458 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 153 HP 197 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 5750 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 297 Nm
Torque RPM 2400 RPM 2500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 2 seats
Vehicle Weight 1850 kg 1255 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 4100 mm
Vehicle Width 2050 mm 1710 mm
Vehicle Height 1870 mm 1180 mm
Wheelbase Size 2710 mm 2410 mm


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