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1959 Cadillac 62 vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 51 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1959 Cadillac 62. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1959 Cadillac 62 would be higher. At 6,381 cc (8 cylinders), 1959 Cadillac 62 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1959 Cadillac 62 (325 HP) has 248 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1959 Cadillac 62 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1959 Cadillac 62 weights approximately 1170 kg more than 2010 Honda Jazz. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1959 Cadillac 62 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 1959 Cadillac 62. 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, 1959 Cadillac 62 (583 Nm) has 473 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1959 Cadillac 62 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 1959 Cadillac 62 has automatic transmission and 2010 Honda Jazz has manual transmission. 2010 Honda Jazz will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1959 Cadillac 62 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1959 Cadillac 62 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Cadillac Honda
Model 62 Jazz
Year Released 1959 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 6381 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 325 HP 77 HP
Torque 583 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 101.6 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 98.4 mm 80 mm
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 2218 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 5720 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 2040 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 42 L


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