2005 Toyota Matrix vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 5 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Toyota Matrix. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Toyota Matrix would be higher. At 1,794 cc (4 cylinders), 2005 Toyota Matrix is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Toyota Matrix (123 HP) has 46 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Toyota Matrix should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Toyota Matrix weights approximately 297 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 2005 Toyota Matrix 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, 2005 Toyota Matrix 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, 2005 Toyota Matrix (161 Nm) has 51 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2005 Toyota Matrix will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Toyota Matrix 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Toyota Honda
Model Matrix Jazz
Year Released 2005 2010
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1794 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 123 HP 77 HP
Torque 161 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 91 mm 80 mm
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1345 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4360 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1780 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1550 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.4 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 42 L


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