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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2007 Volvo XC90

To start off, 2007 Volvo XC90 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 4,414 cc (8 cylinders), 2007 Volvo XC90 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Volvo XC90 (311 HP @ 5850 RPM) has 150 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Volvo XC90 should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Volvo XC90 weights approximately 26 kg more than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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, 2007 Volvo XC90 (441 Nm @ 3900 RPM) has 95 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2007 Volvo XC90 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2007 Volvo XC90
Make Hyundai Volvo
Model Terracan XC90
Year Released 2006 2007
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 4414 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 311 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5850 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 441 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3900 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 94.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 79.5 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 7.3 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 2188 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4810 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1900 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1790 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2870 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 80 L


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