2010 Honda Jazz vs. 2001 Skoda Octavia

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 9 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Skoda Octavia. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Skoda Octavia would be higher. At 1,896 cc (4 cylinders), 2001 Skoda Octavia is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Skoda Octavia (89 HP) has 12 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2001 Skoda Octavia should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Skoda Octavia weights approximately 237 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, 2001 Skoda Octavia (214 Nm) has 104 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2001 Skoda Octavia will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz. 2001 Skoda Octavia 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. 2001 Skoda Octavia will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Honda Jazz 2001 Skoda Octavia
Make Honda Skoda
Model Jazz Octavia
Year Released 2010 2001
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1245 cc 1896 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 77 HP 89 HP
Torque 110 Nm 214 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Diesel
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1048 kg 1285 kg
Vehicle Length 3840 mm 4520 mm
Vehicle Width 1680 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1530 mm 1460 mm
Wheelbase Size 2460 mm 2520 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 42 L 55 L


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