1984 Chevrolet Citation II vs. 2012 Buick LaCrosse
To start off, 2012 Buick LaCrosse is newer by 28 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1984 Chevrolet Citation II. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1984 Chevrolet Citation II would be higher. At 2,501 cc (4 cylinders), 1984 Chevrolet Citation II is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2012 Buick LaCrosse weights approximately 152 kg more than 1984 Chevrolet Citation II.
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:
|1984 Chevrolet Citation II||2012 Buick LaCrosse|
|Engine Size||2501 cc||2400 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Valves per Cylinder||4 valves||4 valves|
|Horse Power||0 HP||182 HP|
|Transmission Type||Automatic||6-speed shiftable automatic|
|Number of Seats||4 seats||5 seats|
|Vehicle Weight||1588 kg||1740 kg|
|Wheelbase Size||2580 mm||2837 mm|