1998 Ford Scorpio vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 12 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1998 Ford Scorpio. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1998 Ford Scorpio would be higher. At 1,991 cc (4 cylinders), 1998 Ford Scorpio is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1998 Ford Scorpio (118 HP) has 41 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1998 Ford Scorpio should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1998 Ford Scorpio weights approximately 182 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 1998 Ford Scorpio 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 1998 Ford Scorpio. 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, 1998 Ford Scorpio (172 Nm) has 62 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1998 Ford Scorpio will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

1998 Ford Scorpio 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Ford Honda
Model Scorpio Jazz
Year Released 1998 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1991 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 118 HP 77 HP
Torque 172 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 83.1 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 92 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1230 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4830 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1440 mm 1530 mm


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