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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 47 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue would be higher. At 6,390 cc (8 cylinders), 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue is equipped with a bigger engine.

Because 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue 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 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue. 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.

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2009 Chevrolet Nubira 1962 Cadillac Park Avenue
Make Chevrolet Cadillac
Model Nubira Park Avenue
Year Released 2009 1962
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 6390 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 0 HP
Drive Type Front Rear
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 5470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 3300 mm


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