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1991 Chevrolet Blazer vs. 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

To start off, 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo is newer by 15 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1991 Chevrolet Blazer. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1991 Chevrolet Blazer would be higher. At 4,300 cc (6 cylinders), 1991 Chevrolet Blazer is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo (211 HP @ 5800 RPM) has 53 more horse power than 1991 Chevrolet Blazer. (158 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo should accelerate faster than 1991 Chevrolet Blazer. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo weights approximately 220 kg more than 1991 Chevrolet Blazer. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1991 Chevrolet Blazer is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1991 Chevrolet Blazer will offer significantly more control. 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. Let's talk about torque, 1991 Chevrolet Blazer (312 Nm @ 2800 RPM) has 22 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. (290 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 1991 Chevrolet Blazer will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

Compare all specifications:

1991 Chevrolet Blazer 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Make Chevrolet Chevrolet
Model Blazer Monte Carlo
Year Released 1991 2006
Body Type SUV Coupe
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4300 cc 3491 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 158 HP 211 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 5800 RPM
Torque 312 Nm 290 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 101.6 mm 99.2 mm
Engine Stroke Size 88.4 mm 75.9 mm
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1530 kg 1750 kg
Vehicle Length 4500 mm 5000 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1860 mm
Vehicle Height 1630 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2720 mm 2810 mm


 

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