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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 2000 Subaru STX

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 9 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2000 Subaru STX. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 Subaru STX would be higher. At 2,499 cc (4 cylinders), 2000 Subaru STX is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2000 Subaru STX (165 HP) has 57 more horse power than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (108 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2000 Subaru STX should accelerate faster than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 Subaru STX weights approximately 297 kg more than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2000 Subaru STX 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, 2000 Subaru STX 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. Let's talk about torque, 2000 Subaru STX (224 Nm) has 74 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (150 Nm). This means 2000 Subaru STX will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Chevrolet Nubira 2000 Subaru STX
Make Chevrolet Subaru
Model Nubira STX
Year Released 2009 2000
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 2499 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 108 HP 165 HP
Torque 150 Nm 224 Nm
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Vehicle Weight 1313 kg 1610 kg
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 4690 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1750 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2660 mm


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