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Kia Sonet Vs MG Hector Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comparison

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Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 12.9 Lakh
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Kia Sonet Vs MG Hector Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs Hector 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 Hector 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, MG Hector price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 12.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 18.1 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the MG Hector costs ₹ 14.21 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of MG Hector comes with a price tag of ₹ 18.43 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 SonetMG HectorMaruti Suzuki Alto 800
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 12.9 Lakh₹ 3 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaMGMaruti Suzuki
Body TypeSUVSUVHatchback
Mileage18.40 Km/l14.16 Km/l24.70 Km/l
Power82 bhp141 bhp47 bhp
Engine1197 CC1451 CC796 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Hector 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 MG Hector base Petrol returns 14 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 17 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 Hector 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 MG Hector comes in 141 bhp Petrol engine and 168 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 1.21.5L Turbocharged IntercooledF8D
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1451 CC796 CC
No Of Cylinder 443
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm141 bhp@5000 rpm47 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm250 Nm@1600-3600 rpm69 Nm@3500 rpm
Drive Train 2WDN/AFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Emission N/AN/ABS IV

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm4655 mm3445 mm
Width 1790 mm1835 mm1515 mm
Height 1647 mm1760 mm1475 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2750 mm2360 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A160 mm
Boot Space 392 LN/A177 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A730 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/A1185 Kg
Front Track N/AN/A1295 mm
Rear Track N/AN/A1290 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A4.60 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheels + Wheel CapsSteel Wheel With Center Cap
Tyre Type TubelessN/ATubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15215/60 R17145/80 R12
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15N/A145/80 R12

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMacpherson Strut With Stabilizer BarMcPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringSemi Independent Helical Spring Torsion Beam3-Link Rigid Axie Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Km/l14.16 Km/l24.70 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.060.035.0

Steering

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

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktickcross
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosstickcross
Electronic Stability Programcrosstickcross
Tractional Controlcrosstickcross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingticktickcross
Child Safety Lockticktickcross
Power Door Lockticktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktickcross
Rear Wipercrosstickcross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickcrosstick
3P Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load limiter Drivercross--
3P Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load limiter Passengercross--
Anti Roll Barcross--
Automatic Warning Hazard on Heavy Brakingcross--
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
Rear Window Defoggercross--
Seat Belt Reminder - Driver & Passenger cross--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
3 Point Seatbeltsfor all Passengers-tick-
Active Turn Signals-cross-
Adaptive Brake Lights-cross-
All-speed Traction Control System (TCS)-cross-
Cooled Glove Box-tick-
Double Crank Prevention System-cross-
Electronic Roll Mitigation-cross-
Front Seat Belts with Lap pre-tensioner-cross-
Occupant detection system-cross-
Remote Keyless Entry-tick-
Seat Belt Latch with Dual Locking Tongue-cross-
Traction Control System (TCS)-tick-
Assist Grips (Co-Dr + Rear)--tick
Driver & Co-Passenger Storage Pocket--tick
Dual Tripmeter--tick
Stylish Interiors--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualManualcross
Heatertickcrosscross
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltcross
Steering Mounted Audiotickcrosscross
Paddle Shift--cross
Cruise Controlcrosstickcross
Power Outlets 12Vticktickcross
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcrosscross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosstickcross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestticktickcross
Rear Armrestcrosstickcross
UpholsteryFabricFabricVinyl
Front Cup Holderscrosscrosscross
Keyless Entrycrosstickcross
Climate Controlcrosstickcross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
Intermittent Variable Front Wiper cross--
Map Lampscross--
Outside Mirrors with Inside Manual Adjustcross--
Power Windows Driver & Passengercross--
Power Windows Rearcross--
Rear Door Armrestcross--
Room Lampscross--
Sunvisor - Driver side with Card Holdercross--
Sunvisor - Passenger with Mirror with Flapcross--
25.9cm (10.2) Digital Instrument Cluster-cross-
8.89cm (3.5) Instrument Cluster-cross-
Acoustic Windshield-cross-
Cargo Compartment Lamps-cross-
Cargo tie down loops-cross-
Coat Hooks for Rear Passengers-cross-
Flat Floor-tick-
Front & Rear Seats Height Adjustable Headrests-tick-
Front and Rear Skid Plates-tick-
Gear Shift Indicator-cross-
Integrated Centre Stack Display -cross-
MAP Courtesy Lamp in Door Pocket-cross-
Passenger airbag on/off switch-cross-
Rear AC vents-tick-
Rear Defogger-tick-
Rear Spoiler-tick-
Solar Control Glass-cross-
Front & Rear Console Bottle Holder--tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDHalogen ProjectorHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Welcome Light on Car Unlock-tick-
High-Mounted Stop Lamp--tick
Right & Left Hand ORVM--tick
Trendy Headlamp & Sporty Bumper Grille--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktickcross
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktickcross
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Device Dockcross--
LED Instrument cluster with 3.5” LCD Displaycross--
Shark Fin Antenna-tick-

Entertainment

Music SystemtickAudio Systemcross
CD/DVD Playerticktickcross
Speakers-4 Speakerscross
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radioticktickcross
USB Supportticktickcross
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Wireless Android Auto & Apple Car Play-cross-

Reviews

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