2010 Honda Jazz vs. 2012 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2012 Honda Jazz is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2010 Honda Jazz. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2010 Honda Jazz would be higher. At 1,497 cc (4 cylinders), 2012 Honda Jazz is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Honda Jazz (118 HP) has 41 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Honda Jazz should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz.

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, 2012 Honda Jazz (145 Nm) has 35 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2012 Honda Jazz will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Honda Jazz 2012 Honda Jazz
Make Honda Honda
Model Jazz Jazz
Year Released 2010 2012
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1245 cc 1497 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 77 HP 118 HP
Torque 110 Nm 145 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline
Acceleration 0-100mph 13.4 seconds 9.5 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Length 3840 mm 3910 mm
Vehicle Width 1680 mm 1530 mm
Vehicle Height 1530 mm 1700 mm
Wheelbase Size 2460 mm 2510 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 5.5 L/100km 6.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 42 L 42 L


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