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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2008 Toyota Tundra

To start off, 2008 Toyota Tundra 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 4,000 cc (6 cylinders), 2008 Toyota Tundra is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Toyota Tundra (236 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 75 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2008 Toyota Tundra should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 830 kg more than 2008 Toyota Tundra.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2008 Toyota Tundra. 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, 2008 Toyota Tundra (361 Nm @ 3800 RPM) has 15 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2008 Toyota Tundra will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2008 Toyota Tundra
Make Hyundai Toyota
Model Terracan Tundra
Year Released 2006 2008
Body Type SUV Pickup
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 4000 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 236 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5200 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 361 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3800 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 3 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1332 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 5340 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 2040 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1930 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 3230 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 100 L


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