2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4
To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 45 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4 would be higher. At 2,138 cc (4 cylinders), 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira (108 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 4 more horse power than 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4. (104 HP @ 4750 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira should accelerate faster than 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Chevrolet Nubira weights approximately 298 kg more than 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.
Because 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4 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 1964 Triumph Dove GTR4. 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.
Compare all specifications:
|2009 Chevrolet Nubira||1964 Triumph Dove GTR4|
|Engine Size||1598 cc||2138 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||108 HP||104 HP|
|Engine RPM||6300 RPM||4750 RPM|
|Number of Doors||5 doors||2 doors|
|Vehicle Weight||1313 kg||1015 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4570 mm||3970 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1730 mm||1480 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1460 mm||1330 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2610 mm||2140 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||60 L||29 L|