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2005 BMW X5 vs. 2005 Maserati Spyder

To start off, both 2005 BMW X5 and 2005 Maserati Spyder were released in the same year (2005). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 4,244 cc (8 cylinders), 2005 Maserati Spyder is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Maserati Spyder (390 HP @ 7000 RPM) has 175 more horse power than 2005 BMW X5. (215 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Maserati Spyder should accelerate faster than 2005 BMW X5. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 BMW X5 weights approximately 490 kg more than 2005 Maserati Spyder.

Because 2005 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Maserati Spyder. 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 73 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Maserati Spyder. (447 Nm @ 4500 RPM). This means 2005 BMW X5 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Maserati Spyder.

Compare all specifications:

2005 BMW X5 2005 Maserati Spyder
Make BMW Maserati
Model X5 Spyder
Year Released 2005 2005
Body Type SUV Convertible
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2926 cc 4244 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 215 HP 390 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 7000 RPM
Torque 520 Nm 447 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 4500 RPM
Engine Bore Size 84 mm 92 mm
Engine Stroke Size 90 mm 79.8 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 18.0:1 11.1:1
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2170 kg 1680 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 4310 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1830 mm
Vehicle Height 1720 mm 1310 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 2450 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 93 L 90 L


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