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2006 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2009 Hyundai Getz

To start off, 2009 Hyundai Getz is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Hyundai Tucson. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Hyundai Tucson would be higher. At 1,983 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Hyundai Tucson is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Hyundai Tucson (140 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 59 more horse power than 2009 Hyundai Getz. (81 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Tucson should accelerate faster than 2009 Hyundai Getz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Hyundai Tucson weights approximately 223 kg more than 2009 Hyundai Getz. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Hyundai Tucson is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2009 Hyundai Getz. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Hyundai Tucson 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 Tucson (184 Nm @ 4500 RPM) has 66 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Hyundai Getz. (118 Nm @ 3200 RPM). This means 2006 Hyundai Tucson will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Hyundai Getz.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Hyundai Tucson 2009 Hyundai Getz
Make Hyundai Hyundai
Model Tucson Getz
Year Released 2006 2009
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1983 cc 1341 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 3 valves
Horse Power 140 HP 81 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 184 Nm 118 Nm
Torque RPM 4500 RPM 3200 RPM
Engine Bore Size 82 mm 71.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 93.5 mm 83.5 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.4 seconds 11.5 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1374 kg 1151 kg
Vehicle Length 4330 mm 3820 mm
Vehicle Width 1800 mm 1670 mm
Vehicle Height 1690 mm 1500 mm
Wheelbase Size 2640 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.8 L/100km 6.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 58 L 45 L


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