1973 Mazda 929 vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 37 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Mazda 929. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Mazda 929 would be higher. At 1,768 cc (4 cylinders), 1973 Mazda 929 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1973 Mazda 929 (83 HP) has 6 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1973 Mazda 929 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1973 Mazda 929 weights approximately 112 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 1973 Mazda 929 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 1973 Mazda 929. 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, 1973 Mazda 929 (137 Nm) has 27 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1973 Mazda 929 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

1973 Mazda 929 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Mazda Honda
Model 929 Jazz
Year Released 1973 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1768 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 83 HP 77 HP
Torque 137 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 80 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 88 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1160 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4550 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2520 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 65 L 42 L


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