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1980 Saab 900 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 Saab 900. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1980 Saab 900 would be higher. At 1,985 cc (4 cylinders), 1980 Saab 900 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1980 Saab 900 (108 HP) has 31 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1980 Saab 900 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1980 Saab 900 weights approximately 132 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.

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. Let's talk about torque, 1980 Saab 900 (164 Nm) has 54 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1980 Saab 900 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

1980 Saab 900 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Saab Honda
Model 900 Jazz
Year Released 1980 2010
Body Type Sedan Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1985 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 108 HP 77 HP
Torque 164 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 90 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 78 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1180 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4750 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2530 mm 2460 mm


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