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1998 Subaru Impreza 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 Subaru Impreza. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1998 Subaru Impreza would be higher. At 1,597 cc (4 cylinders), 1998 Subaru Impreza is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1998 Subaru Impreza (89 HP) has 12 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1998 Subaru Impreza should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1998 Subaru Impreza weights approximately 96 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 Subaru Impreza is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2010 Honda Jazz. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1998 Subaru Impreza will offer significantly more control. 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 Subaru Impreza (128 Nm) has 18 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1998 Subaru Impreza will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

1998 Subaru Impreza 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Subaru Honda
Model Impreza Jazz
Year Released 1998 2010
Body Type Sedan Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1597 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type boxer in-line
Horse Power 89 HP 77 HP
Torque 128 Nm 110 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1144 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4360 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2530 mm 2460 mm


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