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2006 Hyundai Terracan vs. 2012 Jaguar XJ

To start off, 2012 Jaguar XJ is newer by 6 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 5,000 cc (8 cylinders), 2012 Jaguar XJ is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Jaguar XJ (470 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 309 more horse power than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (161 HP @ 3800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Jaguar XJ should accelerate faster than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Terracan weights approximately 201 kg more than 2012 Jaguar XJ.

Because 2006 Hyundai Terracan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2012 Jaguar XJ. 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, 2012 Jaguar XJ (574 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 228 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Hyundai Terracan. (346 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2012 Jaguar XJ will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Hyundai Terracan.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Terracan 2012 Jaguar XJ
Make Hyundai Jaguar
Model Terracan XJ
Year Released 2006 2012
Body Type SUV Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2902 cc 5000 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 161 HP 470 HP
Engine RPM 3800 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 346 Nm 574 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 2500 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Top Speed 168 km/hour 250 km/hour
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2162 kg 1961 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 5252 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1895 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1456 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 3157 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 82 L


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