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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.

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2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK 1975 Vauxhall Cavalier
Make Mercedes-Benz Vauxhall
Model SLK Cavalier
Year Released 2007 1975
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2996 cc 1256 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 228 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Vehicle Length 4090 mm 4350 mm
Vehicle Width 1790 mm 1660 mm
Vehicle Height 1300 mm 1290 mm
Wheelbase Size 2440 mm 2530 mm


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