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1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 1996 Proton Perdana

To start off, 1996 Proton Perdana is newer by 19 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. 1996 Proton Perdana weights approximately 95 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 1996 Proton Perdana
Make Chevrolet Proton
Model Citation Perdana
Year Released 1977 1996
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2835 cc 1997 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 135 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1245 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4620 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2640 mm


 

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