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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 1973 Simca 1301

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 33 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Simca 1301. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Simca 1301 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) has 110 more horse power than 1973 Simca 1301. (51 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 1973 Simca 1301. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 1122 kg more than 1973 Simca 1301. 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 246 more torque (in Nm) than 1973 Simca 1301. (100 Nm @ 2400 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1973 Simca 1301.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 1973 Simca 1301
Make Hyundai Simca
Model Terracan 1301
Year Released 2006 1973
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 1290 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 161 HP 51 HP
Torque 346 Nm 100 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 2400 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 74 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 75 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1040 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4330 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1590 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2530 mm


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