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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2008 Nissan Patrol

To start off, 2008 Nissan Patrol 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 2,953 cc (4 cylinders), 2008 Nissan Patrol is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Hyundai Terracan (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) has 5 more horse power than 2008 Nissan Patrol. (156 HP @ 3600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan should accelerate faster than 2008 Nissan Patrol. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Nissan Patrol weights approximately 113 kg more than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

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 23 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Nissan Patrol. (323 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Nissan Patrol.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2008 Nissan Patrol
Make Hyundai Nissan
Model Terracan Patrol
Year Released 2006 2008
Body Type SUV Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 2953 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 156 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 3600 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 323 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 96 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 102 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Top Speed 168 km/hour 160 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 15 seconds
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 2275 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4400 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1850 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1850 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2400 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 10.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 95 L


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