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2010 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe

To start off, 2010 Chevrolet Colorado is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe would be higher. At 6,749 cc (12 cylinders), 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (448 HP @ 5350 RPM) has 263 more horse power than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. (185 HP @ 5600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe should accelerate faster than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe weights approximately 1359 kg more than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. 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, 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (531 Nm @ 3500 RPM) has 273 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. (258 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Chevrolet Colorado. 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe has automatic transmission and 2010 Chevrolet Colorado has manual transmission. 2010 Chevrolet Colorado will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Chevrolet Colorado 2008 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe
Make Chevrolet Rolls-Royce
Model Colorado Phantom Drophead Coupe
Year Released 2010 2008
Body Type Pickup Convertible
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2901 cc 6749 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 12 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 185 HP 448 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 5350 RPM
Torque 258 Nm 531 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 3500 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 9.1:1 11.1:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 3 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1261 kg 2620 kg
Vehicle Length 4890 mm 5840 mm
Vehicle Height 1650 mm 1640 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 3580 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 9.8 L/100km 9.4 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 13.1 L/100km 19.6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 72 L 100 L


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