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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2007 Lexus RX

To start off, 2007 Lexus RX is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Hyundai Terracan. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Hyundai Terracan would be higher. At 3,456 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Lexus RX is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Lexus RX (272 HP @ 6200 RPM) has 111 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Lexus RX should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 252 kg more than 2007 Lexus RX.

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 4 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Lexus RX. (342 Nm @ 4700 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Lexus RX.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2007 Lexus RX
Make Hyundai Lexus
Model Terracan RX
Year Released 2006 2007
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 3456 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 272 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 6200 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 342 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 4700 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 168 km/hour 195 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 7.8 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1910 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4580 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1850 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1680 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2730 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 11.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 75 L


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