2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma
To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 24 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma 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 86 more horse power than 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. (75 HP @ 4800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 1132 kg more than 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. 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 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. 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 229 more torque (in Nm) than 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma. (117 Nm @ 3200 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1982 Mitsubishi Sigma.
Compare all specifications:
|2006 Hyundai Terracan||1982 Mitsubishi Sigma|
|Engine Size||2902 cc||1597 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||161 HP||75 HP|
|Engine RPM||3800 RPM||4800 RPM|
|Torque||346 Nm||117 Nm|
|Torque RPM||1750 RPM||3200 RPM|
|Vehicle Weight||2162 kg||1030 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4720 mm||4460 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1870 mm||1660 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1800 mm||1370 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2760 mm||2520 mm|