The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Honda is 96 millimeters wider in relation to the Daihatsu Sirion I. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the category of fuel tank capacity is Honda City IV that can hold by 10 liters more petrol compared with the Daihatsu Sirion I.
Honda City IV 1.3 95HP manual has 6 percent longer wheelbase in relation to the Daihatsu Sirion I. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The engine cubic capacity of the Honda City IV is by 630 cc bigger when compared to the Daihatsu Sirion I 0.7 i 16V X4 120HP manual 4x4. For this reason the Daihatsu will consume less fuel, but, the engine of the Honda will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.
The Honda City IV is 551 mm longer in relation to the Daihatsu Sirion I 0.7 i 16V X4 120HP manual 4x4. Long vehicles have roomy cabin and usually have bigger trunk. Although the Honda City IV seems to be better for families or those who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Daihatsu Sirion I 0.7 i 16V X4 120HP manual 4x4 may appeal to city drivers because it will not cause troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared vehicles is only 1 year, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a blistering pace what may cause that the Honda may have more modern solutions.