2007 SsangYong Rexton vs. 2005 SsangYong Rexton

To start off, 2007 SsangYong Rexton is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 SsangYong Rexton. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 SsangYong Rexton would be higher. Both 2007 SsangYong Rexton and 2005 SsangYong Rexton are equipped with a 3,199 cc engine. In terms of performance, both vehicles can yield 217 horse power. So under normal driving conditions, the acceleration of both vehicles should be relatively similar. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 SsangYong Rexton weights approximately 48 kg more than 2007 SsangYong Rexton.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles. 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 SsangYong Rexton (312 Nm @ 4600 RPM) has 5 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 SsangYong Rexton. (307 Nm @ 3750 RPM). This means 2007 SsangYong Rexton will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 SsangYong Rexton.

Compare all specifications:

2007 SsangYong Rexton 2005 SsangYong Rexton
Make SsangYong SsangYong
Model Rexton Rexton
Year Released 2007 2005
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3199 cc 3199 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 217 HP 217 HP
Engine RPM 6100 RPM 6100 RPM
Torque 312 Nm 307 Nm
Torque RPM 4600 RPM 3750 RPM
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 7 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1902 kg 1950 kg
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 2830 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 80 L 80 L


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