1970 AMC AMX III vs. 2005 BMW X5
To start off, 2005 BMW X5 is newer by 35 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1970 AMC AMX III. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1970 AMC AMX III would be higher. At 6,375 cc (8 cylinders), 1970 AMC AMX III is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1970 AMC AMX III (341 HP) has 126 more horse power than 2005 BMW X5. (215 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1970 AMC AMX III should accelerate faster than 2005 BMW X5.
Because 2005 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1970 AMC AMX III. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 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.
Compare all specifications:
|1970 AMC AMX III||2005 BMW X5|
|Engine Size||6375 cc||2926 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||8 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||341 HP||215 HP|
|Engine Bore Size||105.9 mm||84 mm|
|Engine Stroke Size||90.7 mm||90 mm|
|Top Speed||257 km/hour||210 km/hour|
|Number of Seats||4 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||2 doors||5 doors|
|Wheelbase Size||2670 mm||2830 mm|