2000 Hyundai Sonata 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 Hyundai Sonata. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 Hyundai Sonata would be higher. At 1,997 cc (4 cylinders), 2000 Hyundai Sonata is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2000 Hyundai Sonata (134 HP) has 57 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2000 Hyundai Sonata should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 Hyundai Sonata weights approximately 348 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, 2000 Hyundai Sonata (171 Nm) has 61 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2000 Hyundai Sonata will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2000 Hyundai Sonata 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Hyundai Honda
Model Sonata Jazz
Year Released 2000 2010
Body Type Sedan Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1997 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 134 HP 77 HP
Torque 171 Nm 110 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1396 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2710 mm 2460 mm


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