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1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 1961 Fiat 2300

To start off, 1977 Chevrolet Citation is newer by 16 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1961 Fiat 2300. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1961 Fiat 2300 would be higher. At 2,835 cc (6 cylinders), 1977 Chevrolet Citation is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1961 Fiat 2300 weights approximately 116 kg more than 1977 Chevrolet Citation.

Because 1961 Fiat 2300 is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1961 Fiat 2300. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1977 Chevrolet Citation, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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:

1977 Chevrolet Citation 1961 Fiat 2300
Make Chevrolet Fiat
Model Citation 2300
Year Released 1977 1961
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2835 cc 2277 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 136 HP
Drive Type Front Rear
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1266 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4630 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1640 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1390 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2660 mm


 

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