1957 Lancia Appia vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 53 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1957 Lancia Appia. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1957 Lancia Appia would be higher. At 1,245 cc (4 cylinders), 2010 Honda Jazz is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2010 Honda Jazz (77 HP) has 25 more horse power than 1957 Lancia Appia. (52 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2010 Honda Jazz should accelerate faster than 1957 Lancia Appia. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2010 Honda Jazz weights approximately 208 kg more than 1957 Lancia Appia. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1957 Lancia Appia is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1957 Lancia Appia. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2010 Honda Jazz, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 2010 Honda Jazz (110 Nm) has 23 more torque (in Nm) than 1957 Lancia Appia. (87 Nm). This means 2010 Honda Jazz will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1957 Lancia Appia.

Compare all specifications:

1957 Lancia Appia 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Lancia Honda
Model Appia Jazz
Year Released 1957 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1091 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 52 HP 77 HP
Torque 87 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 68 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75 mm 80 mm
Top Speed 150 km/hour 170 km/hour
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 840 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 3990 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1440 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1240 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2520 mm 2460 mm


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