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2009 BMW 325 vs. 2007 Peugeot 1007

To start off, 2009 BMW 325 is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Peugeot 1007. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Peugeot 1007 would be higher. At 2,494 cc (6 cylinders), 2009 BMW 325 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 BMW 325 (189 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 102 more horse power than 2007 Peugeot 1007. (87 HP @ 5250 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 BMW 325 should accelerate faster than 2007 Peugeot 1007. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 BMW 325 weights approximately 332 kg more than 2007 Peugeot 1007. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2009 BMW 325 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 2009 BMW 325. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2007 Peugeot 1007, 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, 2009 BMW 325 (245 Nm @ 3500 RPM) has 112 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Peugeot 1007. (133 Nm @ 3250 RPM). This means 2009 BMW 325 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Peugeot 1007.

Compare all specifications:

2009 BMW 325 2007 Peugeot 1007
Make BMW Peugeot
Model 325 1007
Year Released 2009 2007
Body Type Coupe Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2494 cc 1360 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 189 HP 87 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 5250 RPM
Torque 245 Nm 133 Nm
Torque RPM 3500 RPM 3250 RPM
Engine Bore Size 84.1 mm 75 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75 mm 77 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 11.0:1 10.5:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Acceleration 0-100mph 7.3 seconds 13.6 seconds
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1495 kg 1163 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 3740 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1670 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1630 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 2320 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.1 L/100km 6.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 40 L


 

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