2004 Renault Vel Satis vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 6 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Renault Vel Satis. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Renault Vel Satis would be higher. At 2,188 cc (4 cylinders), 2004 Renault Vel Satis is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Renault Vel Satis (148 HP) has 71 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2004 Renault Vel Satis should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Renault Vel Satis weights approximately 687 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, 2004 Renault Vel Satis (320 Nm) has 210 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2004 Renault Vel Satis will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 2004 Renault Vel Satis 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. 2004 Renault Vel Satis will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2004 Renault Vel Satis 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Renault Honda
Model Vel Satis Jazz
Year Released 2004 2010
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2188 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 148 HP 77 HP
Torque 320 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 87 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 92 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 193 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 12.4 seconds 13.4 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1735 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4870 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1870 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1580 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2700 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.4 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 80 L 42 L


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