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1993 Chevrolet S-10 vs. 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

To start off, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer is newer by 13 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1993 Chevrolet S-10. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1993 Chevrolet S-10 would be higher. At 4,300 cc (6 cylinders), 1993 Chevrolet S-10 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer (291 HP) has 104 more horse power than 1993 Chevrolet S-10. (187 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer should accelerate faster than 1993 Chevrolet S-10. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1993 Chevrolet S-10 weights approximately 100 kg more than 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer.

Because 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1993 Chevrolet S-10. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer 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, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer (377 Nm) has 58 more torque (in Nm) than 1993 Chevrolet S-10. (319 Nm). This means 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1993 Chevrolet S-10.

Compare all specifications:

1993 Chevrolet S-10 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Make Chevrolet Chevrolet
Model S-10 TrailBlazer
Year Released 1993 2006
Body Type Pickup SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4300 cc 4163 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 187 HP 291 HP
Torque 319 Nm 377 Nm
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Vehicle Weight 1570 kg 1470 kg
Vehicle Length 4900 mm 5280 mm
Vehicle Width 1650 mm 1900 mm
Vehicle Height 1560 mm 1920 mm
Wheelbase Size 3130 mm 3280 mm


 

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