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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2006 Volvo XC70

To start off, both 2006 Hyundai Terracan and 2006 Volvo XC70 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 Volvo XC70 (207 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 46 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Volvo XC70 should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 427 kg more than 2006 Volvo XC70.

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 Hyundai Terracan (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM) has 26 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Volvo XC70. (320 Nm @ 1500 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Volvo XC70.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2006 Volvo XC70
Make Hyundai Volvo
Model Terracan XC70
Year Released 2006 2006
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 2519 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 5 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 207 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5000 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 320 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 1500 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 83 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 93.2 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 168 km/hour 210 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 8.4 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1735 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4740 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1870 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1570 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2770 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 10.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 70 L


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