1973 Mercedes-Benz E 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 Mercedes-Benz E. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Mercedes-Benz E would be higher. At 2,404 cc (4 cylinders), 1973 Mercedes-Benz E is equipped with a bigger engine.

Because 1973 Mercedes-Benz E 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 Mercedes-Benz E. 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.

Compare all specifications:

1973 Mercedes-Benz E 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Mercedes-Benz Honda
Model E Jazz
Year Released 1973 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2404 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 77 HP
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Length 4700 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1780 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2460 mm


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