1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 1983 Ferrari 400
To start off, 1983 Ferrari 400 is newer by 6 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1977 Chevrolet Citation. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1977 Chevrolet Citation would be higher. At 4,823 cc (12 cylinders), 1983 Ferrari 400 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1983 Ferrari 400 weights approximately 680 kg more than 1977 Chevrolet Citation.
Because 1983 Ferrari 400 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 1983 Ferrari 400. 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||1983 Ferrari 400|
|Engine Size||2835 cc||4823 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||12 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||306 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||1150 kg||1830 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4490 mm||4820 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1740 mm||1800 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1360 mm||1320 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2670 mm||2710 mm|