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Kia Sonet Vs Maruti Suzuki Dzire Vs Kia Seltos comparison

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Kia Sonet Price
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Kia Seltos Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 5.94 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

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

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Maruti Suzuki Dzire in New Delhi starts at ₹ 5.94 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. 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 SonetMaruti Suzuki DzireKia Seltos
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 5.94 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaMaruti SuzukiKia
Body TypeSUVSedanSUV
Mileage18.40 Km/l22.00 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Power82 bhp89 bhp113 bhp
Engine1197 CC1197 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Dzire Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Maruti Suzuki Dzire base Petrol engine returns 22 Km/l. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 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 Dzire Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Maruti Suzuki Dzire gets 89 bhp Petrol 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 1.21.2-litre VVT Petrol1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1197 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm89 bhp@6000 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm113 Nm@4400 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm3995 mm4315 mm
Width 1790 mm1735 mm1800 mm
Height 1647 mm1515 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2450 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/A163 mm190 mm
Boot Space 392 L378 L433 L
Kerb Weight N/A880 KgN/A
Gross Weight N/A1335 KgN/A
Front Track N/A1530 mmN/A
Rear Track N/A1530 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A4.80 mN/A
No. Of Doors 545
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears 556
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheels With Hub CapSteel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15165/80 R14205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15165/80 R14205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMacPherson StrutMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringTorsion BeamCoupled 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/l22.00 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.037.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power 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 Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickcrosstick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickcrosstick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcrosstick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Auto Crash Notifcationcross--
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
High Speed Alert cross--
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlockcross-cross
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
ISOFIXcross-cross
Panic Notificationcross--
Road Side Assistancecross--
Seatbelt Remindercross--
SOS/Emergence Assistancecross--
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock cross-cross
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish--cross
B- Pillar Black-out Tape--cross
Dual Horn--cross
Eco Coating AC--cross
Emergency Stop Signal--cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)--cross
Idle Alert--tick
Lane Change Indicator--cross
Lightening Arch C-Pillar--cross
SOS emergency call function--tick
Speed Alert--tick
Speed Alert System--cross
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualtickManual
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiotickcrosstick
Paddle Shift-crosstick
Cruise Controlcrosscrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armresttickcrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryFabricFabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrosscrosstick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick-cross
Idle Alertcross--
Intermittent Variable Front Wiper cross--
Lane Change Indicatorcross--
Valet Alertcross--
Voice Recognition Indian Englishcross--
Al Voice Command--tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert--tick
Clutch Footrest--cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard--tick
Foldable Key--cross
Glove Box cooling--cross
MT Shift Indicator--cross
Passenger Vanity Mirror--cross
Rear AC--tick
Rear AC vents--cross
Remote Door Look / Unlock--tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop--tick
Remote Horn / Light--tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON--tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDLED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps--cross
Follw me home headlamps--tick
Luggage Lamp--cross
Room Lamp--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickcrosstick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosstick
Find My Carcross-tick
Share My Carcross--
Stolen Vehicle Immobilisationcross--
Stolen Vehicle Notificationcross-tick
Stolen Vehicle Trackingcross--
Apple CarPlay--cross
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto--cross
Arkamys Sound Mood--cross
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Shark Fin Antenna--tick

Entertainment

Music Systemtickcrosstick
CD/DVD Playertickcrosstick
Speakers-cross-
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radiotickcrosstick
USB Supporttickcrosstick
Bluetooth Supporttickcrosstick

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