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Kia Sonet Vs Renault Duster Vs Mahindra XUV300 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.79 Lakh
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₹ 9.73 Lakh
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Overview

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

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Renault Duster in New Delhi starts at ₹ 9.73 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 14.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. 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 SonetRenault DusterMahindra XUV300
Price₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 9.73 Lakh₹ 7.95 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaRenaultMahindra
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage18.40 Km/l13.06 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Power82 bhp105 bhp108 bhp
Engine1197 CC1498 CC1197 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Sonet Vs Duster Vs XUV300 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Renault Duster base Petrol engine returns 13 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 Duster Vs XUV300 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Renault Duster gets 2 Petrol 105, 153 bhp engines, 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 1.21.5 H4K MTTurbo Petrol
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC1498 CC1197 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm105 bhp@5600 rpm108 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm142 Nm@4000 rpm200 Nm@2000-3500 rpm
Drive Train 2WD2WDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm4360 mm3995 mm
Width 1790 mm1822 mm1821 mm
Height 1647 mm1695 mm1627 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm2673 mm2600 mm
Ground Clearance N/A205 mmN/A
Boot Space 392 L475 LN/A
Kerb Weight N/AN/AN/A
Gross Weight N/A1770 KgN/A
Front Track N/A1560 mmN/A
Rear Track N/A1567 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.20 m5.30 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 557

Transmission

No. of gears 556
Clutch Type N/AEfficient Dual ClutchN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheel With Full Wheel Cover With Renault LogoSteel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless RadialN/A
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15215/65 R16205/65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15215/65 R16205/65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringIndependent MacPherson Strut With Coil SpringMacPherson Strut With Anti-roll Bar
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringTrailing Arm With Coil Springs And Double Acting Shock AbsorberTwist Beam Suspension With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Km/l13.06 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.050.042.0

Steering

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

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktickcross
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosstick
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 Adjusterticktickcross
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--
8-Way Adjustable Driver Seat-cross-
ABS + EBD with Brake Assist-tick-
Rear Parking Sensors-cross-
ABS Standard In All Variants--tick
ABS with EBD--cross
Auto-Dimming IRVM--tick
ISOFIX/Child Seat Mounts--tick
Overspeed Alert--cross
Seat Belt Reminder for All Seats--tick
Speed Dependent Auto Door Locks--cross
Tyre-Tronics--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualManual ACFully Automatic Temperature Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audioticktickcross
Paddle Shift-crosscross
Cruise Controlcrosscrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktickcross
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armresttickcrosscross
Rear Armrestcrosstickcross
UpholsteryFabricDeco Brown FabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosstickcross
Keyless Entrycrosstickcross
Climate Controlcrosscrosscross
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
Foldable Keycross--
Glove Box coolingcross--
MT Shift Indicatorcross--
Airbags-cross-
Cooled Storage-tick-
Gearshift Indicator-tick-
Rear Power Socket-cross-
Tilt Steering Wheel-cross-
Driver Footrest--cross
Dual Tone Dashboard--tick
Electric Tailgate Release--tick
Integrated Rear Neck Rest--cross
Power Windows - Front & Rear--cross
Tinted Glass (Windows & Tailgate Glass--cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDProjectorProjector
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Follow - Me - Home Headlampscross--
Luggage Lampcross--
Room Lampcross--
LED DRL-tick-
Centre Roof Lamp--tick
LED Tail Lamps--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosscross
Apple CarPlay and Android Autocross--
Arkamys Sound Moodcross--
Android AutoTM & Apple CarPlay-tick-
Bluetooth Hands-Free Phone System-cross-
Multi-Function Display-cross-
Segmented DIS Display 6.35 cm--cross

Entertainment

Music Systemtick17.64cm Touchscreen MediaNAV Evolutiontick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakers-4 Speakers4 Speakers
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supportticktickcross
Bluetooth Supportticktickcross
ConnectNext 17.78cm Touchscreen System By HarmanTM--cross

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