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Kia Sonet Vs Mahindra XUV300 Vs Kia Seltos comparison

  • Kia Sonet
Kia Sonet Price
  • Mahindra XUV300
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  • Kia Seltos
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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.79 Lakh
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₹ 7.95 Lakh
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₹ 9.95 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Mahindra XUV300 Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs XUV300 Vs Seltos 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 XUV300 Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Kia Seltos in New Delhi starts at ₹ 9.95 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.49 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.45 Lakh, whereas the Kia Seltos Diesel top-end costs ₹ 17.65 Lakh. On the other hand, Mahindra XUV300 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 7.95 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.12 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mahindra XUV300 costs ₹ 8.7 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mahindra XUV300 comes with a price tag of ₹ 12.3 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Kia Sonet starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 12.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Sonet costs ₹ 8.35 Lakh, whereas the Kia Sonet Diesel top-end costs ₹ 13.25 Lakh.

SummaryKia SonetMahindra XUV300Kia Seltos
Price₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 7.95 Lakh₹ 9.95 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaMahindraKia
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage18.40 Km/l17.00 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Power82 bhp108 bhp113 bhp
Engine1197 CC1197 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs XUV300 Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kia Seltos base Petrol engine returns 16 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Km/l. The Mahindra XUV300 base Petrol returns 17 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Kia Sonet Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 19 Km/l of mileage.

Sonet Vs XUV300 Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kia Seltos gets 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Mahindra XUV300 comes in 108 bhp Petrol engine and 115 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 1.2Turbo Petrol1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1197 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm108 bhp@5000 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm200 Nm@2000-3500 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm3995 mm4315 mm
Width 1790 mm1821 mm1800 mm
Height 1647 mm1627 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2600 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A190 mm
Boot Space 392 LN/A433 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/AN/A
Front Track N/AN/AN/A
Rear Track N/AN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.30 mN/A
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 575

Transmission

No. of gears 566
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessN/ATubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205/65 R16205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15205/65 R16205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMacPherson Strut With Anti-roll BarMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringTwist Beam Suspension With Coil SpringCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Km/l17.00 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.042.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickcrosstick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosstickcross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickcrosstick
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
Roll-over Mitigation-crosscross
ABS Standard In All Variants-tick-
All Terrain Specification-cross-
Auto-Dimming IRVM-tick-
Brake Disc Wiping-crosscross
ISOFIX Anchorage Points for Child-Seat-crosscross
ISOFIX/Child Seat Mounts-tick-
Rear Defogger-crosscross
Seat Belt Reminder for All Seats-tick-
Tyre-Tronics-tick-
Idle Alert--tick
SOS emergency call function--tick
Speed Alert--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualFully Automatic Temperature ControlManual
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiotickcrosstick
Paddle Shift-cross-
Cruise Controlcrosscrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickcrosstick
Rear Parking Cameracrossticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armresttickcrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryFabricFabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrosscrosstick
Keyless Entrycrosscrosstick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
100% Foldable Rear Seatcross--
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
ORVM - Manual Internal Adjustcross--
22-Way Front Seat with Adjustable Bolsters, Massage, Ventilation-cross-
Dual Tone Dashboard-tick-
Electric Tailgate Release-tick-
Full-Leather Interior with a Choice of 15 Hides-cross-
Multi-drive Modes:ECO/CITY/SPORT-crosscross
Touch-Screen Remote-cross-
Al Voice Command--tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert--tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard--tick
Foot Rest--cross
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 TypeLEDProjectorLED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Centre Roof Lamp-tick-
LED Tail Lamps-tick-
Follw me home headlamps--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosstick
8" Touch-Screen Infotainment with 60GB HDD-cross-
Bentley Signature Audio-cross-
Find My Car--tick
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Shark Fin Antenna--tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification--tick

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakers-4 Speakers-
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickcrosstick
Bluetooth Supporttickcrosstick
Antenna--cross

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