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Kia Sonet Vs Kia Seltos Vs Tata Zest comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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₹ 5.82 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Kia Seltos Vs Tata Zest Comparison: Which Car is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Tata Zest in New Delhi starts at ₹ 5.82 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.26 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Tata Zest costs ₹ 6.93 Lakh, whereas the Tata Zest Diesel top-end costs ₹ 9.18 Lakh. On the other hand, Kia Seltos price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.49 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 ₹ 17.65 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Kia Sonet starts at ₹ 6.71 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 12.99 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 ₹ 13.19 Lakh.

SummaryKia SonetKia SeltosTata Zest
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh₹ 5.82 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaKiaTata
Body TypeSUVSUVSedan
Mileage18.40 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl17.60 Kmpl
Power82 bhp113 bhp89 bhp
Engine1197 CC1497 CC1193 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Seltos Vs Zest – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Tata Zest base Petrol engine returns 18 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 21 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 Zest – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Tata Zest gets 2 Petrol 88, 89 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 74, 89 bhp engines, 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 EnginePetrol, Turbocharged MPFi
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1497 CC1193 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm89 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm140 Nm@1500-4000 rpm
Drive Train 2WD2WDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm4315 mm3995 mm
Width 1790 mm1800 mm1706 mm
Height 1647 mm1645 mm1570 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2610 mm2470 mm
Ground Clearance N/A190 mm175 mm
Boot Space 392 L433 L390 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A1115 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/A1531 Kg
Front Track N/AN/A1450 mm
Rear Track N/AN/A1440 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A5.10 m
No. Of Doors 554
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheel With Center Hub Cap
Tyre Type TubelessTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205 / 65 R16175/65 R14
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205 / 65 R16175/65 R14

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil SpringDual-path Independent McPherson Strut With Coil Spring & Anti-roll Bar
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil SpringTwist Beam With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl17.57 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.050.044.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A9.7 secondsN/A
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktickcross
Passenger Airbagsticktickcross
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABSticktickcross
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktickcross
Brake Assisttickcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Lockticktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktickcross
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
Idle Alert-tick-
SOS emergency call function-tick-
Speed Alert-tick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualManualtick
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audioticktickcross
Paddle Shift-tickcross
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 FabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrosstickcross
Climate Controlcrosstickcross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
Al Voice Command-tick-
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-tick-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-tick-
Rear AC-tick-
Remote Door Look / Unlock-tick-
Remote Engine Start/Stop-tick-
Remote Horn / Light-tick-
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-tick-

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosstickcross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Follw me home headlamps-tick-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationticktickcross
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 Supportticktickcross

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