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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 1989 Jeep Wrangler

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 20 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1989 Jeep Wrangler. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1989 Jeep Wrangler would be higher. At 4,228 cc (6 cylinders), 1989 Jeep Wrangler is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1989 Jeep Wrangler weights approximately 229 kg more than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Because 1989 Jeep Wrangler is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1989 Jeep Wrangler will offer significantly more control. 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 1989 Jeep Wrangler
Make Chevrolet Jeep
Model Nubira Wrangler
Year Released 2009 1989
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 1598 cc 4228 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 0 HP
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 3 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1313 kg 1542 kg
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 3870 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1830 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2390 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 57 L


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