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2008 Chevrolet Nubira 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 Chevrolet Nubira. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Chevrolet Nubira would be higher. Both 2008 Chevrolet Nubira and 2009 Chevrolet Nubira are equipped with a 1,598 cc engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Chevrolet Nubira (108 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 0 more horse power than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (108 HP @ 6300 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2008 Chevrolet Nubira should accelerate faster than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Chevrolet Nubira weights approximately 58 kg more than 2008 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, both vehicles can yield 150 Nm of torque. So under normal driving conditions, the ability to climb up hills and pull heavy equipment should be relatively similar for both vehicles.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Chevrolet Nubira 2009 Chevrolet Nubira
Make Chevrolet Chevrolet
Model Nubira Nubira
Year Released 2008 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 1598 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 108 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 6300 RPM
Torque 150 Nm 150 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 79 mm
Engine Stroke Size 81.5 mm 81.5 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.5:1 9.5:1
Top Speed 187 km/hour 175 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.7 seconds 11 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1255 kg 1313 kg
Vehicle Length 4510 mm 4570 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1730 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1460 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2610 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 7.1 L/100km 8.3 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 60 L


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