The horsepower is a something that most of car fans pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the Honda City III which has by 20 percent horsepower more when compared to the Toyota Starlet IV, which makes this car a bit faster. Due to more horsepower the Honda City III should as well give slightly better efficiency in specific speeds.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Honda City III is greater than this of the Toyota by 5 kilometers per hour, which allows the Honda to cover faster long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 5 kilometers/hour is small and will be negligible in everyday driving.
Distance between two sides of a car affects interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The Honda City III is widther only by 4 % in comparison to the Toyota Starlet IV and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „supermini” segment amounts to approximately 1,645 millimeters and is by 50 mm larger than the same feature of the Honda.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Honda City III which can contain 5 liters more fuel than the Toyota. The average fuel tank size in the subcompact segment, which is represented by the Honda City III, amounts to 44 liters, whereas in B class (represented by the Toyota Starlet IV) it equals 44 l.
Honda City III has 14 percent longer wheelbase than the Toyota Starlet IV. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Honda has 12 cubic centimeters larger cubic capacity in comparison to the Toyota Starlet IV 1.3 i 16V 75HP manual. For the reason that the difference is not big, the Honda should accelerate a bit faster, if other paramerters are equal.
The Honda City III is 665 millimeters longer when compared to the Toyota Starlet IV 1.3 i 16V 75HP manual. The length of the car plays a role in respect of travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Honda City III very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Honda will be better driven ,however, the Toyota Starlet IV will be a little easier to park due to shorter length .
Number of doors
The 3-door model of Toyota Starlet IV 1.3 i 16V 75HP manual is easy to put in things into a trunk, whereas four-door Honda City III gives easier getting into the vehicle, quieter interior at the expense of smaller trunk lid.