2000 BMW 320 vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 10 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2000 BMW 320. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 BMW 320 would be higher. At 2,171 cc (6 cylinders), 2000 BMW 320 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2000 BMW 320 (170 HP) has 93 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2000 BMW 320 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 BMW 320 weights approximately 582 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 2000 BMW 320 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 2000 BMW 320. 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, 2000 BMW 320 (211 Nm) has 101 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2000 BMW 320 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 2000 BMW 320 has automatic transmission and 2010 Honda Jazz has manual transmission. 2010 Honda Jazz will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2000 BMW 320 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2000 BMW 320 2010 Honda Jazz
Make BMW Honda
Model 320 Jazz
Year Released 2000 2010
Body Type Convertible Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2171 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 170 HP 77 HP
Torque 211 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 80 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 72 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 219 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.9 seconds 13.4 seconds
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1630 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 42 L


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