The reason why car sizes vary is because people have different needs and requirements. To satisfy the needs of their customers, companies are always producing new models.
Chevrolet Camaro (fifth generation)
The 5th generation Camaro has a wheelbase of 112.3 in (2,850 mm). The curb weight is 3,750 lb (1,700 kg). Its height is 54.2 in (1,380 mm) and the width is 75.5 in (1,920 mm).
The Camaro is 190.4 in (4,840 mm) long. It succeeded the 4th generation Camaro. Belonging to the muscle car class, it has a 6-speed automatic transmission. The car went on sale in April of 2009.
The 2nd generation Honda Fit is 3,985 mm (156.9 in) long. The wheelbase is 2,500 mm (98.4 in). The width is 1,695 mm (66.7 in) and the height is 1,525 mm (60.0 in). The curb weight is 1,070 kg (2,359 lb) (JDM). Its engines are the L12A i-VTEC 1.2 L I4, L13A i-VTEC 1.3 L I4 and L15A i-VTEC 1.5 L I4.
The car size for the 1st generation models is as follows. The height is 1,525 mm (60.0 in) and the width is 1,675 mm (65.9 in). It is 3,845 mm (151.4 in) long. The wheelbase is 2,450 mm (96.5 in).
The 2nd generation models are 196.8 in (4,999 mm) long and 74.1 in (1,882 mm) wide. Its height is 58.4 in (1,483 mm). The wheelbase is 120.0 in (3,048 mm). The transmission is 5-speed automatic. Its engines are the 3.0 L turbodiesel V6, the 5.7 L HEMI V8 and 3.6 L Pentastar V6.
The first generation models have a height of 58.4 in (1,483 mm). They are 74.1 in (1,882 mm) wide and 197.8 in (5,024 mm) long. The wheelbase is 120.0 in (3,048 mm). The transmission is 4-speed 42RLE automatic. The engines are 2.7 L EER V6, 3.5 L EGG V6, the 5.7 L EZB HEMI V8, 6.1 L ESF HEMI V8 and 3.0 L OM642 turbodiesel V6.
The height is 1,440 mm (56.7 in) for the liftback and the sedan. For the station wagon it is 1,455 mm (57.3 in). The length is 4,745 mm (186.8 in) for the sedan and the liftback. The station wagon version is 4,770 mm (187.8 in). The Mazda6 is 1,781 mm (70.1 in) wide.
The different car sizes are not the only things you should inspect. A buyer must also account for the price and amenities as well.