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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2006 Mazda 6

To start off, both 2006 Hyundai Terracan and 2006 Mazda 6 were released in the same year (2006). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 2,902 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Hyundai Terracan is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Mazda 6 (256 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 95 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Mazda 6 should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 497 kg more than 2006 Mazda 6.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles. 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 Mazda 6 (380 Nm @ 3000 RPM) has 34 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2006 Mazda 6 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2006 Mazda 6
Make Hyundai Mazda
Model Terracan 6
Year Released 2006 2006
Body Type SUV Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 2259 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 256 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 380 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 87.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 94 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 168 km/hour 240 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 6.6 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1665 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4770 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1790 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1440 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2680 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 10.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 60 L


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