1978 Nissan Cherry vs. 2010 Honda Jazz
To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 32 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1978 Nissan Cherry. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1978 Nissan Cherry 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 26 more horse power than 1978 Nissan Cherry. (51 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2010 Honda Jazz should accelerate faster than 1978 Nissan Cherry. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2010 Honda Jazz weights approximately 223 kg more than 1978 Nissan Cherry. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.
Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. 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:
|1978 Nissan Cherry||2010 Honda Jazz|
|Engine Size||1170 cc||1245 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||51 HP||77 HP|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline||Gasoline - Premium|
|Number of Doors||3 doors||5 doors|
|Vehicle Weight||825 kg||1048 kg|
|Vehicle Length||3900 mm||3840 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1610 mm||1680 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1370 mm||1530 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2400 mm||2460 mm|