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2006 Renault Clio vs. 2005 Renault Clio

To start off, 2006 Renault Clio is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Renault Clio. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Renault Clio would be higher. At 1,390 cc (4 cylinders), 2006 Renault Clio is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Renault Clio (100 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 3 more horse power than 2006 Renault Clio. (97 HP @ 6000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Renault Clio should accelerate faster than 2006 Renault Clio. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Renault Clio weights approximately 25 kg more than 2006 Renault Clio. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than 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, both vehicles can yield 127 Nm of torque. So under normal driving conditions, the ability to climb up hills and pull heavy equipment should be relatively similar for both vehicles.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Renault Clio 2005 Renault Clio
Make Renault Renault
Model Clio Clio
Year Released 2006 2005
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1390 cc 1388 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 97 HP 100 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 127 Nm 127 Nm
Torque RPM 3750 RPM 3750 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 180 km/hour 186 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.5 seconds 10.5 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1030 kg 1055 kg
Vehicle Length 3780 mm 3780 mm
Vehicle Width 1650 mm 1650 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2690 mm 2810 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.7 L/100km 6.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L 50 L


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