2007 BMW 120 vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 BMW 120. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 BMW 120 would be higher. At 1,995 cc (4 cylinders), 2007 BMW 120 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 BMW 120 (154 HP) has 77 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2007 BMW 120 should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 BMW 120 weights approximately 308 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 2007 BMW 120 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 2007 BMW 120. 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, 2007 BMW 120 (330 Nm) has 220 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2007 BMW 120 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 2007 BMW 120 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. 2007 BMW 120 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2007 BMW 120 2010 Honda Jazz
Make BMW Honda
Model 120 Jazz
Year Released 2007 2010
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1995 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 154 HP 77 HP
Torque 330 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 84 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 90 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 215 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.2 seconds 13.4 seconds
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1356 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4230 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1440 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1760 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.4 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L 42 L


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