1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 2005 Nissan 350Z
To start off, 2005 Nissan 350Z 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 3,491 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Nissan 350Z is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Nissan 350Z weights approximately 313 kg more than 1977 Chevrolet Citation.
Because 2005 Nissan 350Z is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2005 Nissan 350Z. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1977 Chevrolet Citation, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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 Nissan 350Z|
|Engine Size||2835 cc||3491 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||300 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||1150 kg||1463 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4490 mm||4310 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1740 mm||1820 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1360 mm||1320 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2670 mm||2810 mm|