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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2001 Renault Clio

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 5 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Renault Clio. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Renault Clio would be higher. At 2,946 cc (6 cylinders), 2001 Renault Clio is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Renault Clio (230 HP @ 5250 RPM) has 69 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2001 Renault Clio should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 462 kg more than 2001 Renault Clio.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2001 Renault Clio. 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) has 241 more torque (in Nm) than 2001 Renault Clio. (105 Nm). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2001 Renault Clio.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2001 Renault Clio
Make Hyundai Renault
Model Terracan Clio
Year Released 2006 2001
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Size 2902 cc 2946 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 230 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5250 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 105 Nm
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1700 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 3820 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1810 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1380 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2750 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 60 L


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