1980 Lancia Beta vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 30 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1980 Lancia Beta. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1980 Lancia Beta would be higher. At 1,585 cc (4 cylinders), 1980 Lancia Beta is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1980 Lancia Beta weights approximately 12 kg more than 2010 Honda Jazz.

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:

1980 Lancia Beta 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Lancia Honda
Model Beta Jazz
Year Released 1980 2010
Body Type Convertible Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1585 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 77 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1060 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4040 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1650 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1270 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2360 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 51 L 42 L


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