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1996 Chevrolet Blazer vs. 2006 Hyundai Terracan

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 10 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1996 Chevrolet Blazer. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1996 Chevrolet Blazer would be higher. At 4,296 cc (6 cylinders), 1996 Chevrolet Blazer is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Hyundai Terracan (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) has 1 more horse power than 1996 Chevrolet Blazer. (160 HP @ 4400 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 1996 Chevrolet Blazer. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 247 kg more than 1996 Chevrolet Blazer. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2006 Hyundai Terracan (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM) has 1 more torque (in Nm) than 1996 Chevrolet Blazer. (345 Nm @ 3400 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1996 Chevrolet Blazer.

Compare all specifications:

1996 Chevrolet Blazer 2006 Hyundai Terracan
Make Chevrolet Hyundai
Model Blazer Terracan
Year Released 1996 2006
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4296 cc 2902 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 160 HP 161 HP
Engine RPM 4400 RPM 3800 RPM
Torque 345 Nm 346 Nm
Torque RPM 3400 RPM 1750 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Vehicle Weight 1915 kg 2162 kg
Vehicle Length 4640 mm 4720 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1870 mm
Vehicle Height 1710 mm 1800 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 2760 mm


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