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1977 Chevrolet Monza vs. 2009 Tata Indica

To start off, 2009 Tata Indica is newer by 32 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1977 Chevrolet Monza. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1977 Chevrolet Monza would be higher. At 2,474 cc (4 cylinders), 1977 Chevrolet Monza is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1977 Chevrolet Monza weights approximately 255 kg more than 2009 Tata Indica.

Because 1977 Chevrolet Monza 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 1977 Chevrolet Monza. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Tata Indica, 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 Monza 2009 Tata Indica
Make Chevrolet Tata
Model Monza Indica
Year Released 1977 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2474 cc 1405 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 74 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Vehicle Weight 1260 kg 1005 kg
Vehicle Length 4560 mm 3680 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1490 mm
Vehicle Height 1280 mm 1670 mm
Wheelbase Size 2470 mm 2410 mm


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