1977 Chevrolet Citation vs. 2011 GMC Sierra
To start off, 2011 GMC Sierra is newer by 34 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 5,999 cc (8 cylinders), 2011 GMC Sierra is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2011 GMC Sierra weights approximately 744 kg more than 1977 Chevrolet Citation.
Because 2011 GMC Sierra 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 2011 GMC Sierra. 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||2011 GMC Sierra|
|Engine Size||2835 cc||5999 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||8 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||312 HP|
|Vehicle Weight||1150 kg||1894 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4490 mm||6580 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1740 mm||2440 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1360 mm||1940 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2670 mm||4250 mm|