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2008 Suzuki SX4 vs. 2010 BMW 650

To start off, 2010 BMW 650 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2008 Suzuki SX4. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Suzuki SX4 would be higher. At 4,800 cc (8 cylinders), 2010 BMW 650 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2010 BMW 650 (360 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 242 more horse power than 2008 Suzuki SX4. (118 HP @ 3500 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2010 BMW 650 should accelerate faster than 2008 Suzuki SX4. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2010 BMW 650 weights approximately 482 kg more than 2008 Suzuki SX4. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2008 Suzuki SX4 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2010 BMW 650. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2008 Suzuki SX4 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, 2010 BMW 650 (488 Nm @ 3400 RPM) has 208 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Suzuki SX4. (280 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2010 BMW 650 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Suzuki SX4. 2010 BMW 650 has automatic transmission and 2008 Suzuki SX4 has manual transmission. 2008 Suzuki SX4 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2010 BMW 650 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Suzuki SX4 2010 BMW 650
Make Suzuki BMW
Model SX4 650
Year Released 2008 2010
Body Type Hatchback Coupe
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1910 cc 4800 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 118 HP 360 HP
Engine RPM 3500 RPM 6300 RPM
Torque 280 Nm 488 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 3400 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1458 kg 1940 kg
Vehicle Length 4150 mm 4831 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1854 mm
Vehicle Height 1630 mm 1374 mm
Wheelbase Size 2510 mm 2779 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L 70 L


 

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