1960 Bristol 406 vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 50 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1960 Bristol 406. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1960 Bristol 406 would be higher. At 2,215 cc (6 cylinders), 1960 Bristol 406 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1960 Bristol 406 (91 HP) has 14 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1960 Bristol 406 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1960 Bristol 406 weights approximately 212 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 1960 Bristol 406 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 1960 Bristol 406. 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, 1960 Bristol 406 (174 Nm) has 64 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1960 Bristol 406 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

1960 Bristol 406 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Bristol Honda
Model 406 Jazz
Year Released 1960 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2215 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 91 HP 77 HP
Torque 174 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 68.7 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 99.6 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1260 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4990 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1720 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1530 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2900 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 81 L 42 L


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