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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 1995 Lexus SC

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 11 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1995 Lexus SC. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1995 Lexus SC would be higher. At 3,967 cc (8 cylinders), 1995 Lexus SC is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1995 Lexus SC (242 HP @ 5400 RPM) has 81 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1995 Lexus SC should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 612 kg more than 1995 Lexus SC.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1995 Lexus SC. 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, 1995 Lexus SC (365 Nm @ 4600 RPM) has 19 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 1995 Lexus SC will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

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2006 Hyundai Terracan 1995 Lexus SC
Make Hyundai Lexus
Model Terracan SC
Year Released 2006 1995
Body Type SUV Coupe
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 3967 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 161 HP 242 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5400 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 365 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 4600 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 87.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 82.5 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1550 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4870 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1800 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1350 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2700 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 66 L


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