1982 BMW 316 vs. 2009 Dodge Charger
To start off, 2009 Dodge Charger is newer by 27 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1982 BMW 316. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1982 BMW 316 would be higher. At 3,518 cc (6 cylinders), 2009 Dodge Charger is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Dodge Charger (250 HP) has 161 more horse power than 1982 BMW 316. (89 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2009 Dodge Charger should accelerate faster than 1982 BMW 316.
Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front 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:
|1982 BMW 316||2009 Dodge Charger|
|Engine Size||1573 cc||3518 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||89 HP||250 HP|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||5 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4330 mm||5090 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1650 mm||1900 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1390 mm||1480 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2580 mm||3050 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||55 L||68 L|