2009 Ford Focus vs. 2001 Honda Mobilio

To start off, 2009 Ford Focus is newer by 8 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Honda Mobilio. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Honda Mobilio would be higher. At 1,596 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Ford Focus is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Ford Focus (105 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 16 more horse power than 2001 Honda Mobilio. (89 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Ford Focus should accelerate faster than 2001 Honda Mobilio. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Honda Mobilio weights approximately 79 kg more than 2009 Ford Focus.

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, 2009 Ford Focus (145 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 14 more torque (in Nm) than 2001 Honda Mobilio. (131 Nm @ 2700 RPM). This means 2009 Ford Focus will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2001 Honda Mobilio.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Ford Focus 2001 Honda Mobilio
Make Ford Honda
Model Focus Mobilio
Year Released 2009 2001
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1596 cc 1497 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 105 HP 89 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 145 Nm 131 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 2700 RPM
Engine Bore Size 78 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 83.6 mm 89.4 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 11.0:1 10.8:1
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1171 kg 1250 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4060 mm
Vehicle Width 2000 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1710 mm
Wheelbase Size 2650 mm 2750 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 L 42 L


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