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1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 1997 Buick Park Avenue

To start off, 1997 Buick Park Avenue is newer by 20 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 3,798 cc (6 cylinders), 1997 Buick Park Avenue is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1997 Buick Park Avenue weights approximately 590 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 1997 Buick Park Avenue
Make Chevrolet Buick
Model Citation Park Avenue
Year Released 1977 1997
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2835 cc 3798 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 0 HP 240 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1740 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 5260 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1900 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1460 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2780 mm


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