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1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 2005 Ford Fiesta

To start off, 2005 Ford Fiesta is newer by 28 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. 1977 Chevrolet Citation weights approximately 16 kg more than 2005 Ford Fiesta.

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 2005 Ford Fiesta
Make Chevrolet Ford
Model Citation Fiesta
Year Released 1977 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2835 cc 1560 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 89 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Front Front
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1134 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 3930 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2490 mm


 

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