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Kia Sonet Vs Kia Seltos Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comparison

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Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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₹ 3 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Kia Seltos Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs Seltos Vs Alto 800 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 Seltos Vs Alto 800 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 3 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 4.04 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Petrol+CNG version of the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 costs ₹ 4.44 Lakh, whereas the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Petrol+CNG top-end costs ₹ 4.48 Lakh. On the other hand, Kia Seltos price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.29 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Seltos comes with a price tag of ₹ 17.34 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 SonetKia SeltosMaruti Suzuki Alto 800
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh₹ 3 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaKiaMaruti Suzuki
Body TypeSUVSUVHatchback
Mileage18.40 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl24.70 Kmpl
Power82 bhp113 bhp47 bhp
Engine1197 CC1497 CC796 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Seltos Vs Alto 800 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 base Petrol engine returns 25 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 31 Kmpl. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 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 Seltos Vs Alto 800 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 gets 47 bhp Petrol engine and 40 bhp Petrol+CNG engine, whereas the Kia Seltos comes in 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 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 Petrol EngineF8D
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1497 CC796 CC
No Of Cylinder 443
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm47 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm69 Nm@3500 rpm
Drive Train 2WD2WDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Emission N/AN/ABS IV

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm4315 mm3445 mm
Width 1790 mm1800 mm1515 mm
Height 1647 mm1645 mm1475 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2610 mm2360 mm
Ground Clearance N/A190 mm160 mm
Boot Space 392 L433 L177 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A730 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/A1185 Kg
Front Track N/AN/A1295 mm
Rear Track N/AN/A1290 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A4.60 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears 565
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheel With Center Cap
Tyre Type TubelessTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205 / 65 R16145/80 R12
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205 / 65 R16145/80 R12

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring3-Link Rigid Axie Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl24.70 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.050.035.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringManual Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A9.7 seconds20.0 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/A137

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktickcross
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingticktickcross
Child Safety Lockticktickcross
Power Door Lockticktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktickcross
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--
ISOFIXcross--
Key Lock Protectioncross--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish-cross-
B- Pillar Black-out Tape-cross-
Day & Night IRVM-cross-
Eco Coating AC-cross-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)-cross-
Idle Alert-tick-
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock-cross-
Lane Change Indicator-cross-
Lightening Arch C-Pillar-cross-
Security Alarm-cross-
SOS emergency call function-tick-
Speed Alert-tick-
Speed Alert System-cross-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)-cross-
Assist Grips (Co-Dr + Rear)--tick
Driver & Co-Passenger Storage Pocket--tick
Dual Tripmeter--tick
Stylish Interiors--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualManualcross
Heaterticktickcross
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltcross
Steering Mounted Audioticktickcross
Paddle Shift-tickcross
Cruise Controlcrosstickcross
Power Outlets 12Vticktickcross
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosstickcross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosstickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosstickcross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestticktickcross
Rear Armrestcrosstickcross
UpholsteryFabricPremium FabricVinyl
Front Cup Holderscrosstickcross
Keyless Entrycrosstickcross
Climate Controlcrosstickcross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
C-pillar Mounted Rear Door Handlescross--
Al Voice Command-tick-
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-tick-
Dual Horn-cross-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-tick-
Foldable Key-cross-
Glove Box cooling-cross-
MT Shift Indicator-cross-
Rear AC-tick-
Remote Door Look / Unlock-tick-
Remote Engine Start/Stop-tick-
Remote Horn / Light-tick-
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-tick-
Side AC Louver-cross-
Tailgate Open System-cross-
Water Temparature Indicator (Cool/Hot)-cross-
Windscreen Wiper-cross-
Front & Rear Console Bottle Holder--tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosstickcross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
DRL's (Day Time Running Lamps)cross--
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps-cross-
Follw me home headlamps-tick-
LED High Mount Stop Lamp-cross-
Luggage Lamp-cross-
Room Lamp-cross-
High-Mounted Stop Lamp--tick
Right & Left Hand ORVM--tick
Trendy Headlamp & Sporty Bumper Grille--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktickcross
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktickcross
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
B Pillar Blackout Tapecross--
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto-cross-
Arkamys Sound Mood-cross-
Find My Car-tick-
Fuel Level Information-tick-
Live Car Tracking-tick-
Shark Fin Antenna-tick-
Stolen Vehicle Notification-tick-

Entertainment

Music Systemticktickcross
CD/DVD Playerticktickcross
Speakers--cross
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radioticktickcross
USB Supportticktickcross
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick

Reviews

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