2008 Suzuki Swift vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2008 Suzuki Swift. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2008 Suzuki Swift would be higher. At 1,489 cc (4 cylinders), 2008 Suzuki Swift is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Suzuki Swift (101 HP) has 24 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2008 Suzuki Swift should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Suzuki Swift weights approximately 7 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, 2008 Suzuki Swift (133 Nm) has 23 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2008 Suzuki Swift will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Suzuki Swift 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Suzuki Honda
Model Swift Jazz
Year Released 2008 2010
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1489 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 101 HP 77 HP
Torque 133 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 78 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 78 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 185 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10 seconds 13.4 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 3 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1055 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 3700 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1510 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2390 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.5 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 42 L


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