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2005 Hyundai Coupe vs. 2006 Hyundai Tucson

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Tucson is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Hyundai Coupe. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Hyundai Coupe would be higher. At 2,655 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Hyundai Coupe is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Hyundai Tucson (173 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 12 more horse power than 2005 Hyundai Coupe. (161 HP @ 6000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Tucson should accelerate faster than 2005 Hyundai Coupe. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Tucson weights approximately 42 kg more than 2005 Hyundai Coupe. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Hyundai Tucson is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Hyundai Coupe. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Tucson 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, 2005 Hyundai Coupe (251 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 10 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Tucson. (241 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2005 Hyundai Coupe will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Tucson.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Hyundai Coupe 2006 Hyundai Tucson
Make Hyundai Hyundai
Model Coupe Tucson
Year Released 2005 2006
Body Type Coupe SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2655 cc 2653 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 173 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 251 Nm 241 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 86.7 mm 87 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75 mm 75 mm
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1408 kg 1450 kg
Vehicle Length 4400 mm 4330 mm
Vehicle Width 1770 mm 1840 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1690 mm
Wheelbase Size 2540 mm 2640 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.4 L/100km 11.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 L 65 L


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