Posted Tue, 10/14/2008 - 17:24 by Anonymous
Among the two cars specified here, Chevrolet Optra Magnum 1.6 LT Petrol is a better option. On one side looking at some of the features of these two cars they are somewhat very similar, while the other features persists with differences. For example Chevrolet Optra Magnum 1.6 LT petrol has leather seats while the other car Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI has no such feature specified. Considering the specifications of the car, firstly with a kerb weight of 1265 kg Chevrolet Optra Magnum 1.6 LT petrol is much more balanced on the road in comparison to Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI which has a kerb weight of 1115 kg. Displacement provided by Chevrolet optra Magnum 1.6 LT petrol is 1598cc while it is 1248cc been provided by Swift Dzire ZDI. Power providing capacity of Chevrolet optra Magnum 1.6 LT petrol is 104PS at the rate of 5800rpm, while it is just 75PS at the rate of 4000rpm for Swift Dzire ZDI. Chevrolet optra Magnum 1.6 LT Petrol can provide a torque upto 148Nm at the rate of 4000rpm, while the other car Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI can only provide a torque of 190 Nm just at the rate of 2000rpm. Looking at the turning radius of the two cars Chevrolet Optra Magnum 1.6 LT can turn its tyres in a radius of 5.2 meters while the other car Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI has a turning radius of 4.7 meters only. With a fuel tank capacity of 60 liters Optra Magnum 1.6 LT is more efficient than Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI which has a fuel tank capacity of 43 litres only. Considering the front suspensions of Optra Magnum 1.6 LT Petrol they are McPherson Strut type with anti-roll bar, and twin tube gas filled shock absorbers, while looking at the rear suspensions they are also of the same type. On the other hand the suspensions in Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI are MacPherson strut and coil spring type in the front tyres while it is torsion beam and coil spring type in the rear tyres.
In my opinion Chevrolet optra is better than his all rivals.
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