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2009 Hummer H2 vs. 2008 Hummer H2

To start off, 2009 Hummer H2 is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2008 Hummer H2. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Hummer H2 would be higher. Both 2009 Hummer H2 and 2008 Hummer H2 are equipped with a 6,199 cc engine. In terms of performance, both vehicles can yield 393 horse power. So under normal driving conditions, the acceleration of both vehicles should be relatively similar. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Hummer H2 weights approximately 671 kg more than 2008 Hummer H2.

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, 2009 Hummer H2 (564 Nm @ 4300 RPM) has 1 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Hummer H2. (563 Nm @ 4300 RPM). This means 2009 Hummer H2 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Hummer H2.

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2009 Hummer H2 2008 Hummer H2
Make Hummer Hummer
Model H2 H2
Year Released 2009 2008
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 6199 cc 6199 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 393 HP 393 HP
Engine RPM 5700 RPM 5700 RPM
Torque 564 Nm 563 Nm
Torque RPM 4300 RPM 4300 RPM
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2903 kg 2232 kg
Vehicle Length 4830 mm 4830 mm
Vehicle Width 2070 mm 2070 mm
Vehicle Height 2020 mm 2020 mm
Wheelbase Size 3130 mm 3130 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 15.7 L/100km 15.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 121 L 121 L


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