1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 2002 Mercedes-Benz A
To start off, 2002 Mercedes-Benz A is newer by 25 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. 2002 Mercedes-Benz A weights approximately 15 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||2002 Mercedes-Benz A|
|Engine Size||2835 cc||2084 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||138 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||1150 kg||1165 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4490 mm||3650 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1740 mm||1730 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1360 mm||1590 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2670 mm||2430 mm|