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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 2001 Samsung SM5

To start off, 2001 Samsung SM5 is newer by 49 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1952 Jaguar XK. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1952 Jaguar XK would be higher. At 3,441 cc (6 cylinders), 1952 Jaguar XK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1952 Jaguar XK (158 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 36 more horse power than 2001 Samsung SM5. (122 HP @ 6200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1952 Jaguar XK should accelerate faster than 2001 Samsung SM5. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Samsung SM5 weights approximately 25 kg more than 1952 Jaguar XK.

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, 1952 Jaguar XK (290 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 128 more torque (in Nm) than 2001 Samsung SM5. (162 Nm @ 4800 RPM). This means 1952 Jaguar XK will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2001 Samsung SM5.

Compare all specifications:

1952 Jaguar XK 2001 Samsung SM5
Make Jaguar Samsung
Model XK SM5
Year Released 1952 2001
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 1838 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 158 HP 122 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 6200 RPM
Torque 290 Nm 162 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 4800 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1295 kg 1320 kg
Vehicle Length 4430 mm 4830 mm
Vehicle Width 1570 mm 1780 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2710 mm


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