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2003 Audi LeMans vs. 2005 BMW X5

To start off, 2005 BMW X5 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2003 Audi LeMans. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2003 Audi LeMans would be higher. At 4,961 cc (10 cylinders), 2003 Audi LeMans is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2003 Audi LeMans (601 HP @ 6500 RPM) has 386 more horse power than 2005 BMW X5. (215 HP @ 4000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2003 Audi LeMans should accelerate faster than 2005 BMW X5. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 BMW X5 weights approximately 640 kg more than 2003 Audi LeMans.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear 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, 2003 Audi LeMans (750 Nm @ 1750 RPM) has 230 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 BMW X5. (520 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2003 Audi LeMans will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 BMW X5.

Compare all specifications:

2003 Audi LeMans 2005 BMW X5
Make Audi BMW
Model LeMans X5
Year Released 2003 2005
Body Type Coupe SUV
Engine Position Middle Front
Engine Size 4961 cc 2926 cc
Engine Cylinders 10 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 601 HP 215 HP
Engine RPM 6500 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 750 Nm 520 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 82.6 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 92.8 mm 90 mm
Acceleration 0-100mph 3.7 seconds 8.3 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1530 kg 2170 kg
Vehicle Length 4380 mm 4670 mm
Vehicle Width 1910 mm 1880 mm
Vehicle Height 1260 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 2660 mm 2830 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 93 L


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