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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2004 Nissan Quest

To start off, 2006 Hyundai Terracan is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Nissan Quest. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Nissan Quest would be higher. At 3,294 cc (6 cylinders), 2004 Nissan Quest is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Nissan Quest (240 HP @ 3600 RPM) has 79 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2004 Nissan Quest should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 342 kg more than 2004 Nissan Quest.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2004 Nissan Quest. 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 27 more torque (in Nm) than 2004 Nissan Quest. (319 Nm). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2004 Nissan Quest.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2004 Nissan Quest
Make Hyundai Nissan
Model Terracan Quest
Year Released 2006 2004
Body Type SUV Minivan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 3294 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 240 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 3600 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 319 Nm
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 96 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 81 mm
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1820 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 5190 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1980 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1780 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 3160 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 11.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 76 L


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