2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK vs. 1975 Vauxhall Cavalier
To start off, 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is newer by 32 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1975 Vauxhall Cavalier. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1975 Vauxhall Cavalier would be higher. At 2,996 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is equipped with a bigger engine.
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:
|2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK||1975 Vauxhall Cavalier|
|Engine Size||2996 cc||1256 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||228 HP||0 HP|
|Vehicle Length||4090 mm||4350 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1790 mm||1660 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1300 mm||1290 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2440 mm||2530 mm|