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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Sonet comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 9.8 Lakh
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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Sonet Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet 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.

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Kia Sonet in New Delhi 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. On the other hand, New Mahindra Thar 2020 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.8 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 13.55 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the New Mahindra Thar 2020 costs ₹ 10.85 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of New Mahindra Thar 2020 comes with a price tag of ₹ 13.75 Lakh.

SummaryNew Mahindra Thar 2020Kia Sonet
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 6.71 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraKia
Body TypeSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/l
Power150 bhp82 bhp
Engine1997 CC1197 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kia Sonet base Petrol engine returns 18 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 19 Km/l. The New Mahindra Thar 2020 base Petrol returns 15 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 13 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kia Sonet gets 2 Petrol 82, 118 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 99, 113 bhp engines, whereas the New Mahindra Thar 2020 comes in 150 bhp Petrol engine and 130 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type MHawk 130 Smartstream G 1.2
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1197 CC
No Of Cylinder N/A4
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm82 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm115 Nm@4200 rpm
Drive Train N/A2WD
Emission Standard N/ABS VI

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm3995 mm
Width 1820 mm1790 mm
Height 1500 mm1647 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2500 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Boot Space N/A392 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/A
Front Track 1520 mmN/A
Rear Track 1520 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A
No. Of Doors 55
Seating Capacity 65
Approach Angle 41.2 degN/A
Departure Angle 36 degN/A
Rampover Angle 26.2 degN/A
Water Wading Depth 650 mmN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 65
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Rear Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Front Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Hub Lock AutomaticN/A
Transfer Case Manual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction GearN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum
Front Brakes Size 303 mmN/A
Rear Brakes 282 mmN/A

Suspension

Front Suspension Indepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser BarMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarCoupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.045.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Hydraulic Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A
Max Speed N/AN/A
MID Display in Instrument Cluster MonochromeN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assistticktick
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrosstick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrosstick
3 Point Seatbeltsfor all Passengerscross-
Active Turn Signalscross-
Adaptive Brake Lightscross-
All-speed Traction Control System (TCS)cross-
Cooled Glove Boxcross-
Double Crank Prevention Systemcross-
Electronic Roll Mitigationcross-
Front Seat Belts with Lap pre-tensionercross-
Manual Day-Night IRVMtick-
Occupant detection systemcross-
Panic Braking Signaltick-
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switchtick-
Remote Keyless Entrycross-
Seat Belt Latch with Dual Locking Tonguecross-
Snow Chain Provision for Tyrestick-
Traction Control System (TCS)cross-
Vehicle Over-speed Warningtick-
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish-cross
B- Pillar Black-out Tape-cross
Dual Horn-cross
Eco Coating AC-cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)-cross
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limiter-tick
Idle Alert-cross
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock-cross
Impact Sensing Door Unlock-tick
Inside door handle override-tick
Lane Change Indicator-cross
Lightening Arch C-Pillar-cross
SOS emergency call function-cross
Speed Alert-cross
Speed Alert System-cross
Speed Sensing Door Lock-tick
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)-cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-Manual
Heatercrosstick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosstick
Paddle Shift--
Cruise Controlcrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armrestcrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscross
UpholsteryVinylFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosscross
Keyless Entrycrosscross
Climate Controlcrosscross
25.9cm (10.2) Digital Instrument Clustercross-
8.89cm (3.5) Instrument Clustercross-
Acoustic Windshieldcross-
Bonnet Latchestick-
Bottle Holder in Front Doorstick-
Cargo Compartment Lampscross-
Cargo tie down loopscross-
Coat Hooks for Rear Passengerscross-
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passengertick-
Flat Floorcross-
Front & Rear Seats Height Adjustable Headrestscross-
Front and Rear Skid Platescross-
Gear Shift Indicatorcross-
Illuminated Key Ringtick-
Integrated Centre Stack Display cross-
Lockable Gloveboxtick-
MAP Courtesy Lamp in Door Pocketcross-
One-Touch Lane Change Indicatortick-
Passenger airbag on/off switchcross-
Rear AC ventscross-
Rear Defoggercross-
Rear Spoilercross-
Solar Control Glasscross-
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheeltick-
Tool Kit Organiser tick-
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Vents-tick
Al Voice Command-cross
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-cross
Battery Saver-tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-cross
Foldable Key-cross
Glove Box cooling-cross
MT Shift Indicator-cross
Rear AC-cross
Remote Door Look / Unlock-cross
Remote Engine Start/Stop-cross
Remote Horn / Light-cross
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-cross

Lights

Light Type-LED
Front Fog Lampscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
Centre Roof Lamptick-
LED Tail Lampstick-
Welcome Light on Car Unlockcross-
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps-cross
Follw me home headlamps-cross
Luggage Lamp-cross
Room Lamp-cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrosstick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationcrosstick
Brake Locking Differentialtick-
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axletick-
HVAC with Eco Modetick-
Mechanical Locking Differentialtick-
Removable Doors for Off-Road Usetick-
Shark Fin Antennacrosscross
Tow Hitch Protectiontick-
Washable Floor with Drain Plugstick-
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Reartick-
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto-cross
Arkamys Sound Mood-cross
Find My Car-cross
Fuel Level Information-cross
Live Car Tracking-cross
Stolen Vehicle Notification-cross

Entertainment

Music System-tick
CD/DVD Playercrosstick
Speakers--
Internal Memorycross-
Radiocrosstick
USB Supportcrosstick
Bluetooth Supportcrosstick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick-
Wireless Android Auto & Apple Car Playcross-

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