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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2006 Renault Laguna

To start off, both 2006 Hyundai Terracan and 2006 Renault Laguna 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 Hyundai Terracan (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) has 30 more horse power than 2006 Renault Laguna. (131 HP @ 5750 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 2006 Renault Laguna. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 1130 kg more than 2006 Renault Laguna. 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 2006 Renault Laguna. 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 158 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Renault Laguna. (188 Nm @ 3750 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Renault Laguna.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2006 Renault Laguna
Make Hyundai Renault
Model Terracan Laguna
Year Released 2006 2006
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 1998 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 131 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5750 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 188 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3750 RPM
Top Speed 168 km/hour 205 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 10.1 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1032 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4500 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2750 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 7.9 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 70 L


 

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