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Kia Sonet Vs Honda City Vs Tata Nexon comparison

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₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 10.89 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Honda City Vs Tata Nexon Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs City Vs Nexon on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Sonet Vs City Vs Nexon – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Honda City in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 14.44 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Honda City costs ₹ 12.39 Lakh, whereas the Honda City Diesel top-end costs ₹ 14.64 Lakh. On the other hand, Tata Nexon price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 7 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.2 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Tata Nexon costs ₹ 8.45 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Tata Nexon comes with a price tag of ₹ 12.7 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Kia Sonet starts at ₹ 6.71 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 11.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Sonet costs ₹ 8.05 Lakh, whereas the Kia Sonet Diesel top-end costs ₹ 11.99 Lakh.

SummaryKia SonetHonda CityTata Nexon
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 7 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaHondaTata
Body TypeSUVSedanSUV
Mileage18.40 Kmpl17.80 Kmpl17.00 Kmpl
Power82 bhp119 bhp118 bhp
Engine1197 CC1497 CC1199 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs City Vs Nexon – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda City base Petrol engine returns 18 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 24 Kmpl. The Tata Nexon base Petrol returns 0 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 0 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Kia Sonet Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 19 Kmpl of mileage.

Sonet Vs City Vs Nexon – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda City gets 119 bhp Petrol engine and 98 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Tata Nexon comes in 118 bhp Petrol engine and 108 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Kia Sonet is offered in 2 Petrol 82, 118 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 99, 113 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type Smartstream G 1.21.5-litre I-VTEC Petrol1.2 Turbocharged Revotron Engine
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1497 CC1199 CC
No Of Cylinder 443
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm119 bhp@6600 rpm118 bhp@5500 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm145 Nm@4600 rpm170 Nm@1750-4000 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm4549 mm3993 mm
Width 1790 mm1748 mm1811 mm
Height 1647 mm1489 mm1606 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2600 mm2498 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A209 mm
Boot Space 392 LN/A350 L
Kerb Weight N/A1153 KgN/A
Gross Weight N/A1528 KgN/A
Front Track N/A1496 mmN/A
Rear Track N/A1484 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.30 m5.10 m
No. Of Doors 545
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears 566
Clutch Type N/ASingle ClutchN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel Wheels15 X 5.5 J AlloySteel Wheels With Wheel Covers/Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless Radial PlyTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16195/60 R16
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16195/60 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc (Ventilated)Disc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil SpringIndependent, Lower Wishbone, McPherson Strutr With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringTorsion Beam With Coil SpringSemi-Independent; Closed Profile Twist Beam With Dual Path Strut

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Kmpl17.80 Kmpl17.00 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.040.044.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringCollapsible Electric Power AssistedElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/AN/A
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assistcrossticktick
Electronic Stability Programcrossticktick
Tractional Controlcrossticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingticktickcross
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Lockticktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
ALFA Architecture Constructioncross--
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
ISOFIXcrosscross-
Key Lock Protectioncross--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbelts-tick-
All 5 Seats Head Restraints-tick-
Battery Sensor-tick-
Day/Night Inside Rear View Mirror-tick-
Door Ajar & Trunk Open Indicator & Reminder-tick-
Driver & Front Assistant Seatbelt Indicator & Reminder-tick-
Dual Horn-tick-
Emergency Stop Signal-tick-
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limiter-tick-
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock-cross-
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)-tick-
Speed Alarm Indicator & Reminder-tick-
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock -cross-
Roll-over Mitigation--tick
Brake Disc Wiping--tick
Dual Front Airbags--cross
Grille--cross
Interior--cross
ISOFIX Anchorage Points for Child-Seat--tick
Rear Defogger--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualAutomatic Climate Control With Touch Control Paneltick
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTelescopic & TiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audioticktickcross
Paddle Shift-crosscross
Cruise Controlcrosstickcross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktickcross
Rear Parking Cameracrosstickcross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosstickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosstickcross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestticktickcross
Rear Armrestcrosstickcross
UpholsteryFabricPremium Embossed FabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrosstickcross
Climate Controlcrosstickcross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertickcross-
C-pillar Mounted Rear Door Handlescross--
Clutch Footrest-cross-
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filter-tick-
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)-tick-
Passenger Vanity Mirror-cross-
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrors-tick-
Rear AC vents-cross-
Rear Air Conditioning Vents-tick-
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illumination-tick-
Multi-drive Modes:ECO/CITY/SPORT--tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDProjectorHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosstickcross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
DRL's (Day Time Running Lamps)cross--

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktickcross
Seat Belt Warningticktickcross
Low Fuel Warningticktickcross
Door Ajar Warningticktickcross
GPS Navigationticktickcross
B Pillar Blackout Tapecross--
Apple CarPlay-cross-

Entertainment

Music Systemticktickcross
CD/DVD Playerticktickcross
Speakers-tickcross
Internal Memory-tickcross
Radioticktickcross
USB Supportticktickcross
Bluetooth Supportticktickcross
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audio-tick-

Reviews

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