2010 Honda Jazz vs. 1998 SsangYong Chairman H

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 12 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1998 SsangYong Chairman H. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1998 SsangYong Chairman H would be higher. At 2,787 cc (6 cylinders), 1998 SsangYong Chairman H is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1998 SsangYong Chairman H (198 HP) has 121 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP) In normal driving conditions, 1998 SsangYong Chairman H should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1998 SsangYong Chairman H weights approximately 582 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 1998 SsangYong Chairman H 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 1998 SsangYong Chairman H. 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, 1998 SsangYong Chairman H (272 Nm) has 162 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 1998 SsangYong Chairman H will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 1998 SsangYong Chairman H 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. 1998 SsangYong Chairman H will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Honda Jazz 1998 SsangYong Chairman H
Make Honda SsangYong
Model Jazz Chairman H
Year Released 2010 1998
Body Type Hatchback Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1245 cc 2787 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 77 HP 198 HP
Torque 110 Nm 272 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline
Drive Type Front Rear
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1048 kg 1630 kg
Vehicle Length 3840 mm 5060 mm
Vehicle Width 1680 mm 1830 mm
Vehicle Height 1530 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2460 mm 2910 mm


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