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2005 BMW X5 vs. 1968 Suzuki Fronte

To start off, 2005 BMW X5 is newer by 37 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1968 Suzuki Fronte. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1968 Suzuki Fronte would be higher. At 2,926 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 BMW X5 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 BMW X5 (215 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 195 more horse power than 1968 Suzuki Fronte. (20 HP @ 5000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 BMW X5 should accelerate faster than 1968 Suzuki Fronte. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 BMW X5 weights approximately 1744 kg more than 1968 Suzuki Fronte. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2005 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1968 Suzuki Fronte. 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. Let's talk about torque, 2005 BMW X5 (520 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 483 more torque (in Nm) than 1968 Suzuki Fronte. (37 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2005 BMW X5 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1968 Suzuki Fronte.

Compare all specifications:

2005 BMW X5 1968 Suzuki Fronte
Make BMW Suzuki
Model X5 Fronte
Year Released 2005 1968
Engine Size 2926 cc 356 cc
Horse Power 215 HP 20 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 5000 RPM
Torque 520 Nm 37 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2170 kg 426 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 3000 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1300 mm
Vehicle Height 1720 mm 1340 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 1970 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.6 L/100km 7.1 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 93 L 66 L


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