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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2011 Honda Ridgeline

To start off, 2011 Honda Ridgeline is newer by 5 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 3,471 cc (6 cylinders), 2011 Honda Ridgeline is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda Ridgeline (247 HP @ 5700 RPM) has 86 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda Ridgeline should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 119 kg more than 2011 Honda Ridgeline.

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 99 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Honda Ridgeline. (247 Nm @ 4300 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Terracan will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Honda Ridgeline.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2011 Honda Ridgeline
Make Hyundai Honda
Model Terracan Ridgeline
Year Released 2006 2011
Body Type SUV Pickup
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 3471 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 247 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 5700 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 247 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 4300 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 2043 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 5260 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1980 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1790 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 3110 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 42 L


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