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2003 Buick Centieme vs. 2010 Chevrolet Colorado

To start off, 2010 Chevrolet Colorado is newer by 7 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2003 Buick Centieme. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2003 Buick Centieme would be higher. At 3,600 cc (6 cylinders), 2003 Buick Centieme is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2003 Buick Centieme (400 HP @ 6200 RPM) has 215 more horse power than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. (185 HP @ 5600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2003 Buick Centieme should accelerate faster than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2003 Buick Centieme weights approximately 533 kg more than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2003 Buick Centieme is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2003 Buick Centieme 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, 2003 Buick Centieme (542 Nm @ 3200 RPM) has 284 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. (258 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2003 Buick Centieme will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado.

Compare all specifications:

2003 Buick Centieme 2010 Chevrolet Colorado
Make Buick Chevrolet
Model Centieme Colorado
Year Released 2003 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3600 cc 2901 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 400 HP 185 HP
Engine RPM 6200 RPM 5600 RPM
Torque 542 Nm 258 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 2800 RPM
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 3 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1794 kg 1261 kg
Vehicle Length 4790 mm 4890 mm
Vehicle Width 1980 mm 1720 mm
Vehicle Height 1640 mm 1650 mm
Wheelbase Size 3030 mm 2830 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 64 L 72 L


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