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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 1951 Jaguar MK V

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 58 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1951 Jaguar MK V. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1951 Jaguar MK V would be higher. At 2,663 cc (6 cylinders), 1951 Jaguar MK V is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira (108 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 4 more horse power than 1951 Jaguar MK V. (104 HP @ 4600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira should accelerate faster than 1951 Jaguar MK V. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1951 Jaguar MK V weights approximately 337 kg more than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Because 1951 Jaguar MK V is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1951 Jaguar MK V. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 1951 Jaguar MK V (244 Nm) has 94 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (150 Nm). This means 1951 Jaguar MK V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Chevrolet Nubira 1951 Jaguar MK V
Make Chevrolet Jaguar
Model Nubira MK V
Year Released 2009 1951
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 2663 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 104 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 4600 RPM
Torque 150 Nm 244 Nm
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 81.5 mm 106 mm
Drive Type Front Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1313 kg 1650 kg
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 4750 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1750 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1590 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2900 mm


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