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2005 BMW X5 vs. 2005 Rover Streetwise

To start off, both 2005 BMW X5 and 2005 Rover Streetwise were released in the same year (2005). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. 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 115 more horse power than 2005 Rover Streetwise. (100 HP @ 4200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 BMW X5 should accelerate faster than 2005 Rover Streetwise.

Because 2005 BMW X5 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Rover Streetwise. 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 280 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Rover Streetwise. (240 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2005 BMW X5 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Rover Streetwise.

Compare all specifications:

2005 BMW X5 2005 Rover Streetwise
Make BMW Rover
Model X5 Streetwise
Year Released 2005 2005
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2926 cc 1994 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 215 HP 100 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 4200 RPM
Torque 520 Nm 240 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 18.0:1 19.5:1
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Top Speed 210 km/hour 172 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 8.3 seconds 10.7 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 4000 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1720 mm 1500 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 2560 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.6 L/100km 6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 93 L 50 L


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