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2005 Audi A6 vs. 2006 Hyundai Terracan

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Audi A6. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Audi A6 would be higher. At 2,902 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Hyundai Terracan is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Audi A6 (178 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 17 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Audi A6 should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 607 kg more than 2005 Audi A6.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Audi A6. 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 116 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Audi A6. (230 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Audi A6.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Audi A6 2006 Hyundai Terracan
Make Audi Hyundai
Model A6 Terracan
Year Released 2005 2006
Body Type Sedan SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2496 cc 2902 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 178 HP 161 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 3800 RPM
Torque 230 Nm 346 Nm
Torque RPM 3000 RPM 1750 RPM
Engine Bore Size 81.1 mm 97.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 77.4 mm 98 mm
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.2 seconds 13 seconds
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1555 kg 2162 kg
Vehicle Length 4920 mm 4720 mm
Vehicle Width 1860 mm 1870 mm
Vehicle Height 1470 mm 1800 mm
Wheelbase Size 2850 mm 2760 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.8 L/100km 8.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 75 L


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