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2005 Pontiac Grand Prix vs. 2006 Hyundai Trajet

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Trajet is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix would be higher. At 3,786 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix (200 HP) has 89 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Trajet. (111 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Trajet. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Trajet weights approximately 304 kg more than 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix.

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, 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix (298 Nm) has 43 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Trajet. (255 Nm). This means 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Trajet.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Pontiac Grand Prix 2006 Hyundai Trajet
Make Pontiac Hyundai
Model Grand Prix Trajet
Year Released 2005 2006
Body Type Sedan Minivan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3786 cc 1991 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 200 HP 111 HP
Torque 298 Nm 255 Nm
Engine Bore Size 97 mm 83.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 86 mm 92 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.4:1 18.0:1
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1577 kg 1881 kg
Vehicle Length 5040 mm 4700 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1850 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 2810 mm 2840 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.2 L/100km 7.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 64 L 65 L


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