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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2008 BMW 325

To start off, 2008 BMW 325 is newer by 2 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 2,902 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Hyundai Terracan is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 BMW 325 (189 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 28 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2008 BMW 325 should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 587 kg more than 2008 BMW 325.

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 101 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 BMW 325. (245 Nm @ 3500 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 BMW 325.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2008 BMW 325
Make Hyundai BMW
Model Terracan 325
Year Released 2006 2008
Body Type SUV Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 2494 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 189 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 245 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3500 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 75 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 168 km/hour 234 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 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1575 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4480 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1750 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1440 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2730 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 10 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 63 L


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