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  • Kia Sonet
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Maruti Suzuki Baleno Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 5.64 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs Baleno on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Sonet Vs Baleno – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Maruti Suzuki Baleno starts at ₹ 5.64 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.96 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno costs ₹ 6.69 Lakh, whereas the Maruti Suzuki Baleno Diesel top-end costs ₹ 8.68 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Kia Sonet starts at ₹ 6.71 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.99 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Sonet costs ₹ 8.05 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Sonet comes with a price tag of ₹ 11.99 Lakh.

Key FeaturesKia SonetMaruti Suzuki Baleno
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 5.64 Lakh
Mileage18.40 Kmpl21.40 Kmpl
Power82 bhp82 bhp
Engine1197 CC1197 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Baleno – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno base Petrol engine returns 21 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 27 Kmpl. The Kia Sonet base Petrol returns 18 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 19 Kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Sonet Vs Baleno – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno gets 2 Petrol 82, 89 bhp engines and 74 bhp Diesel 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 1.21.2L VVT Petrol
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1197 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm82 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm113 Nm@4200 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm3995 mm
Width 1790 mm1745 mm
Height 1647 mm1510 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2520 mm
Ground Clearance N/A170 mm
Boot Space 392 L339 L
Kerb Weight N/A865 Kg
Gross Weight N/A1340 Kg
Front Track N/AN/A
Rear Track N/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A4.90 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 R15185/65 R15
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15185/65 R15

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 SpringTorsion Beam

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Kmpl21.40 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.037.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric, Rack & Pinion Type
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assisttickcross
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcross
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
ABS with EBDcross-
Cooled Glove Boxcross-
Day & Night IRVMcross-
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertickcross
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktickcross
Impact Sensing Unlockcross-
Inside door handle overridetickcross
Overspeed Alertcross-
Pedestrian Protectioncross-
Rear Defoggercross-
Speed Dependent Auto Door Lockscross-
Speed Sensing Door Locktickcross
Turn-by-Turn Navigation Appcross-
USB and AUXcross-
Dual Front Airbags-tick
Grille-tick
Interior-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualtick
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiotickcross
Paddle Shift-cross
Cruise Controlcrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickcross
Rear Parking Cameracrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armresttickcross
Rear Armrestcrosscross
UpholsteryFabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosstick
Keyless Entrycrosscross
Climate Controlcrosscross
2nd and 3rd Row AC Ventscross-
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstickcross
Battery Savertickcross
Driver Footrestcross-
Electric Tail Gate Release on Center Consolecross-
Fully Automatic Temperature Controlcross-
Integrated Rear Neck Restcross-
One Shot Down On Driver Side Window cross-
Open Storage on Center Consolecross-
Power Windows - Front & Rearcross-
Smart Access Cardcross-
Tinted Glass (Windows & Tailgate Glasscross-

Lights

Light TypeLEDConventional
Front Fog Lampscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
LED DRLcross-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickcross
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickcross
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationtickcross
Apple CarPlaycross-
Dual Tone Dashboard with Piano Black Finishcross-
Segmented DIS Display 6.35 cmcross-
Side Air Vents with Satin Outlinecross-

Entertainment

Music Systemtickcross
CD/DVD Playertickcross
Speakers-tick
Internal Memory-cross
Radiotickcross
USB Supporttickcross
Bluetooth Supporttickcross
Android Auto / Apple Carplaycross-
ConnectNext 17.78cm Touchscreen System By HarmanTMcross-

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