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2008 Audi A6 vs. 2009 Chevrolet Nubira

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2008 Audi A6. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Audi A6 would be higher. At 2,976 cc, 2008 Audi A6 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Audi A6 weights approximately 222 kg more than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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. Let's talk about torque, 2008 Audi A6 (301 Nm @ 3200 RPM) has 151 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (150 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2008 Audi A6 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. 2008 Audi A6 has automatic transmission and 2009 Chevrolet Nubira has manual transmission. 2009 Chevrolet Nubira will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2008 Audi A6 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Audi A6 2009 Chevrolet Nubira
Make Audi Chevrolet
Model A6 Nubira
Year Released 2008 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2976 cc 1598 cc
Valves per Cylinder 5 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 0 HP 108 HP
Torque 301 Nm 150 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 82.5 mm 79 mm
Engine Stroke Size 92.8 mm 81.5 mm
Top Speed 241 km/hour 175 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 7.7 seconds 11 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1535 kg 1313 kg
Vehicle Length 4180 mm 4570 mm
Vehicle Height 1370 mm 1460 mm
Wheelbase Size 2770 mm 2610 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.7 L/100km 8.3 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 60 L


 

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