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1976 Buick Century vs. 1977 Buick Century

To start off, 1977 Buick Century is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1976 Buick Century. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1976 Buick Century would be higher. Both 1976 Buick Century and 1977 Buick Century are equipped with a 5,740 cc engine. In terms of performance, both vehicles can yield 175 horse power. So under normal driving conditions, the acceleration of both vehicles should be relatively similar.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front 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.

Compare all specifications:

1976 Buick Century 1977 Buick Century
Make Buick Buick
Model Century Century
Year Released 1976 1977
Body Type Station Wagon Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5740 cc 5740 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 175 HP 175 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors


 

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