2005 Acura MDX vs. 2007 Saab 03-Sep

To start off, 2007 Saab 03-Sep 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, 2007 Saab 03-Sep (271 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 6 more horse power than 2005 Acura MDX. (265 HP @ 5600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Saab 03-Sep should accelerate faster than 2005 Acura MDX. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Acura MDX weights approximately 296 kg more than 2007 Saab 03-Sep.

Because 2005 Acura MDX is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2007 Saab 03-Sep. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Acura MDX 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, 2007 Saab 03-Sep (400 Nm) has 57 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Acura MDX. (343 Nm). This means 2007 Saab 03-Sep will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Acura MDX.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Acura MDX 2007 Saab 03-Sep
Make Acura Saab
Model MDX 03-Sep
Year Released 2005 2007
Body Type SUV Convertible
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3474 cc 2792 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 265 HP 271 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 343 Nm 400 Nm
Engine Bore Size 89 mm 89.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 93 mm 74.8 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.0:1 9.5:1
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 7 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2046 kg 1750 kg
Vehicle Length 4800 mm 4640 mm
Vehicle Width 1960 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1820 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2680 mm 2680 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 12.4 L/100km 10.6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 77 L 61 L


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