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2004 Ford Focus vs. 2006 Hyundai Terracan

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Ford Focus. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Ford Focus would be higher. At 2,902 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Hyundai Terracan is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Hyundai Terracan (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) has 30 more horse power than 2004 Ford Focus. (131 HP @ 6000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 2004 Ford Focus. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 918 kg more than 2004 Ford Focus. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2004 Ford Focus. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan 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, 2006 Hyundai Terracan (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM) has 180 more torque (in Nm) than 2004 Ford Focus. (166 Nm @ 4150 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2004 Ford Focus.

Compare all specifications:

2004 Ford Focus 2006 Hyundai Terracan
Make Ford Hyundai
Model Focus Terracan
Year Released 2004 2006
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1595 cc 2902 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 131 HP 161 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 3800 RPM
Torque 166 Nm 346 Nm
Torque RPM 4150 RPM 1750 RPM
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 97.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 81.4 mm 98 mm
Top Speed 190 km/hour 168 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.8 seconds 13 seconds
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1244 kg 2162 kg
Vehicle Length 4350 mm 4720 mm
Vehicle Width 1850 mm 1870 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1800 mm
Wheelbase Size 2720 mm 2760 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.7 L/100km 8.7 L/100km


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