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2008 BMW 320 vs. 2008 Daewoo Nubira

To start off, both 2008 BMW 320 and 2008 Daewoo Nubira were released in the same year (2008). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 2,171 cc (6 cylinders), 2008 BMW 320 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 BMW 320 (168 HP @ 6100 RPM) has 48 more horse power than 2008 Daewoo Nubira. (120 HP @ 5800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2008 BMW 320 should accelerate faster than 2008 Daewoo Nubira. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 BMW 320 weights approximately 180 kg more than 2008 Daewoo Nubira. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2008 BMW 320 is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2008 BMW 320. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2008 Daewoo Nubira, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 2008 BMW 320 (210 Nm @ 3500 RPM) has 45 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Daewoo Nubira. (165 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2008 BMW 320 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Daewoo Nubira. 2008 Daewoo Nubira has automatic transmission and 2008 BMW 320 has manual transmission. 2008 BMW 320 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2008 Daewoo Nubira will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

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2008 BMW 320 2008 Daewoo Nubira
Make BMW Daewoo
Model 320 Nubira
Year Released 2008 2008
Body Type Coupe Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2171 cc 1799 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 168 HP 120 HP
Engine RPM 6100 RPM 5800 RPM
Torque 210 Nm 165 Nm
Torque RPM 3500 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 80 mm 81.6 mm
Engine Stroke Size 72 mm 86 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.8:1 10.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 226 km/hour 194 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 8.3 seconds 9.5 seconds
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1470 kg 1290 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4510 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1730 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1450 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 2610 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.9 L/100km 7.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 60 L


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