2005 BMW X5 vs. 1982 Mini Clubman

To start off, 2005 BMW X5 is newer by 23 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1982 Mini Clubman. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1982 Mini Clubman would be higher. At 2,926 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 BMW X5 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 BMW X5 weights approximately 1520 kg more than 1982 Mini Clubman.

Because 2005 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1982 Mini Clubman. 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:

2005 BMW X5 1982 Mini Clubman
Make BMW Mini
Model X5 Clubman
Year Released 2005 1982
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2926 cc 1098 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 215 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Vehicle Weight 2170 kg 650 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 3410 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1420 mm
Vehicle Height 1720 mm 1370 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 2140 mm


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