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1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 1987 Chevrolet Corsica

To start off, 1987 Chevrolet Corsica is newer by 10 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 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. 1987 Chevrolet Corsica weights approximately 30 kg more than 1977 Chevrolet Citation.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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:

1977 Chevrolet Citation 1987 Chevrolet Corsica
Make Chevrolet Chevrolet
Model Citation Corsica
Year Released 1977 1987
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2835 cc 1991 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 89 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1180 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4660 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2630 mm


 

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