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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2008 Proton Arena

To start off, 2008 Proton Arena 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. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 1127 kg more than 2008 Proton Arena.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2008 Proton Arena. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Terracan will offer significantly more control. 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 222 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Proton Arena. (124 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Proton Arena.

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2006 Hyundai Terracan 2008 Proton Arena
Make Hyundai Proton
Model Terracan Arena
Year Released 2006 2008
Body Type SUV Coupe
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 1468 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 0 HP
Torque 346 Nm 124 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 97.1 mm 75.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98 mm 82 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 13.7 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1035 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4460 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2610 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 8.3 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 50 L


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