2012 Peugeot 5008 vs. 2001 Saab 03-Sep

To start off, 2012 Peugeot 5008 is newer by 11 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Saab 03-Sep. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Saab 03-Sep would be higher. At 1,985 cc (4 cylinders), 2001 Saab 03-Sep is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Saab 03-Sep (203 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 95 more horse power than 2012 Peugeot 5008. (108 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2001 Saab 03-Sep should accelerate faster than 2012 Peugeot 5008.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than 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, 2001 Saab 03-Sep (280 Nm @ 2200 RPM) has 40 more torque (in Nm) than 2012 Peugeot 5008. (240 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2001 Saab 03-Sep will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2012 Peugeot 5008.

Compare all specifications:

2012 Peugeot 5008 2001 Saab 03-Sep
Make Peugeot Saab
Model 5008 03-Sep
Year Released 2012 2001
Body Type Minivan Convertible
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1560 cc 1985 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 108 HP 203 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 240 Nm 280 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 2200 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 7 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Length 4530 mm 4640 mm
Vehicle Width 1835 mm 1720 mm
Vehicle Height 1640 mm 1440 mm
Wheelbase Size 2735 mm 2610 mm


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