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Kia Sonet Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comparison

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₹ 6.79 Lakh
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Overview

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

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet 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 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 Sonet price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 12.99 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Sonet costs ₹ 8.35 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Sonet comes with a price tag of ₹ 13.25 Lakh.

SummaryKia SonetMaruti Suzuki Alto 800
Price₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 3 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaMaruti Suzuki
Body TypeSUVHatchback
Mileage18.40 Km/l24.70 Km/l
Power82 bhp47 bhp
Engine1197 CC796 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Alto 800 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 base Petrol engine returns 25 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 31 Km/l. The Kia Sonet base Petrol returns 18 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 19 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

Sonet 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 Sonet comes in 2 Petrol 82, 118 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 99, 113 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type Smartstream G 1.2F8D
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC796 CC
No Of Cylinder 43
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm47 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm69 Nm@3500 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/A
Emission N/ABS IV

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm3445 mm
Width 1790 mm1515 mm
Height 1647 mm1475 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2360 mm
Ground Clearance N/A160 mm
Boot Space 392 L177 L
Kerb Weight N/A730 Kg
Gross Weight N/A1185 Kg
Front Track N/A1295 mm
Rear Track N/A1290 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A4.60 m
No. Of Doors 55
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears 55
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheel With Center Cap
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15145/80 R12
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15145/80 R12

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum

Suspension

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

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Km/l24.70 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.035.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringManual Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A20.0 seconds
Max Speed N/A137

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagstickcross
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assisttickcross
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingtickcross
Child Safety Locktickcross
Power Door Locktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcross
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finishcross-
B- Pillar Black-out Tapecross-
Dual Horncross-
Eco Coating ACcross-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)cross-
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick-
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlockcross-
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick-
Inside door handle overridetick-
Lane Change Indicatorcross-
Lightening Arch C-Pillarcross-
Speed Alert Systemcross-
Speed Sensing Door Locktick-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)cross-
Assist Grips (Co-Dr + Rear)-tick
Driver & Co-Passenger Storage Pocket-tick
Dual Tripmeter-tick
Internally Adjustable ORVM-cross
Power Windows-cross
Remote Fuel Lid Opener-cross
Stylish Interiors-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualcross
Heatertickcross
Steering AdjustmentTiltcross
Steering Mounted Audiotickcross
Paddle Shift-cross
Cruise Controlcrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vtickcross
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armresttickcross
Rear Armrestcrosscross
UpholsteryFabricVinyl
Front Cup Holderscrosscross
Keyless Entrycrosscross
Climate Controlcrosscross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick-
Battery Savertick-
Foldable Keycross-
Glove Box coolingcross-
MT Shift Indicatorcross-
Front & Rear Console Bottle Holder-tick
Remote Back Door Opener-cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
Follow - Me - Home Headlampscross-
Luggage Lampcross-
Room Lampcross-
Digital Clock (In Speedometer Display)-cross
High-Mounted Stop Lamp-tick
Right & Left Hand ORVM-tick
Trendy Headlamp & Sporty Bumper Grille-tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickcross
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickcross
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
Apple CarPlay and Android Autocross-
Arkamys Sound Moodcross-
Smartplay 2.0 infotainment system-cross

Entertainment

Music Systemtickcross
CD/DVD Playertickcross
Speakers-cross
Internal Memory-cross
Radiotickcross
USB Supporttickcross
Bluetooth Supportticktick

Reviews

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