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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 2002 BMW X5

To start off, 2002 BMW X5 is newer by 50 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, 2002 BMW X5 (181 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 23 more horse power than 1952 Jaguar XK. (158 HP @ 5000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2002 BMW X5 should accelerate faster than 1952 Jaguar XK. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2002 BMW X5 weights approximately 860 kg more than 1952 Jaguar XK. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2002 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1952 Jaguar XK. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2002 BMW X5 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, 2002 BMW X5 (391 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 101 more torque (in Nm) than 1952 Jaguar XK. (290 Nm @ 2500 RPM). This means 2002 BMW X5 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1952 Jaguar XK.

Compare all specifications:

1952 Jaguar XK 2002 BMW X5
Make Jaguar BMW
Model XK X5
Year Released 1952 2002
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 2993 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 158 HP 181 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 290 Nm 391 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 83 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 106 mm 88 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Top Speed 201 km/hour 200 km/hour
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1295 kg 2155 kg
Vehicle Length 4430 mm 4480 mm
Vehicle Width 1570 mm 1880 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2730 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 93 L


 

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