2005 Acura MDX vs. 2007 Porsche Cayenne

To start off, 2007 Porsche Cayenne is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Acura MDX. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Acura MDX would be higher. At 3,474 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Acura MDX is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Acura MDX (265 HP @ 5600 RPM) has 18 more horse power than 2007 Porsche Cayenne. (247 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Acura MDX should accelerate faster than 2007 Porsche Cayenne. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Porsche Cayenne weights approximately 309 kg more than 2005 Acura MDX.

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, 2005 Acura MDX (343 Nm) has 33 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Porsche Cayenne. (310 Nm). This means 2005 Acura MDX will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Porsche Cayenne.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Acura MDX 2007 Porsche Cayenne
Make Acura Porsche
Model MDX Cayenne
Year Released 2005 2007
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3474 cc 3189 cc
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 265 HP 247 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 343 Nm 310 Nm
Engine Bore Size 89 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 93 mm 95.9 mm
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 7 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2046 kg 2355 kg
Vehicle Length 4800 mm 4790 mm
Vehicle Width 1960 mm 1710 mm
Vehicle Height 1820 mm 1930 mm
Wheelbase Size 2680 mm 2860 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 12.4 L/100km 17.9 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 77 L 100 L


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