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2009 BMW 125 vs. 1973 GAZ 24

To start off, 2009 BMW 125 is newer by 36 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 GAZ 24. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 GAZ 24 would be higher. At 2,994 cc (6 cylinders), 1973 GAZ 24 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1973 GAZ 24 weights approximately 194 kg more than 2009 BMW 125.

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:

2009 BMW 125 1973 GAZ 24
Model 125 24
Year Released 2009 1973
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2497 cc 2994 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 215 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 1326 kg 1520 kg
Vehicle Length 4370 mm 4740 mm
Vehicle Width 1430 mm 1810 mm
Vehicle Height 1760 mm 1500 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2810 mm


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