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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Sonet Vs Tata Nexon comparison

  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
New Mahindra Thar 2020 Price
  • Kia Sonet
Kia Sonet Price
  • Tata Nexon
Tata Nexon Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 6.71 Lakh
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Overview

New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Sonet Vs Tata Nexon Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet Vs Nexon 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 Vs Nexon – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Tata Nexon in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 11.2 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Tata Nexon costs ₹ 8.45 Lakh, whereas the Tata Nexon Diesel top-end costs ₹ 12.7 Lakh. On the other hand, Kia Sonet price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 6.71 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 12.99 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 ₹ 13.19 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol New Mahindra Thar 2020 starts at ₹ 9.8 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the New Mahindra Thar 2020 costs ₹ 10.85 Lakh, whereas the New Mahindra Thar 2020 Diesel top-end costs ₹ 13.75 Lakh.

SummaryNew Mahindra Thar 2020Kia SonetTata Nexon
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 7 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraKiaTata
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Power150 bhp82 bhp118 bhp
Engine1997 CC1197 CC1199 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet Vs Nexon – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Tata Nexon base Petrol engine returns 0 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 0 Km/l. The Kia Sonet base Petrol returns 18 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 19 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The New Mahindra Thar 2020 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 13 Km/l of mileage.

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

In the powertrain department, the Tata Nexon gets 118 bhp Petrol engine and 108 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Kia Sonet comes in 2 Petrol 82, 118 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 99, 113 bhp engines. Lastly, the New Mahindra Thar 2020 is offered in 150 bhp Petrol engine and 130 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type MHawk 130 Smartstream G 1.21.2 Turbocharged Revotron Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1197 CC1199 CC
No Of Cylinder N/A43
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm82 bhp@6000 rpm118 bhp@5500 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm115 Nm@4200 rpm170 Nm@1750-4000 rpm
Drive Train N/A2WDFWD
Emission Standard N/ABS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm3995 mm3993 mm
Width 1820 mm1790 mm1811 mm
Height 1500 mm1647 mm1606 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2500 mm2498 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A209 mm
Boot Space N/A392 L350 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/AN/A
Front Track 1520 mmN/AN/A
Rear Track 1520 mmN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A5.10 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 655
Approach Angle 41.2 degN/AN/A
Departure Angle 36 degN/AN/A
Rampover Angle 26.2 degN/AN/A
Water Wading Depth 650 mmN/AN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 656
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A
Rear Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/AN/A
Front Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/AN/A
Hub Lock AutomaticN/AN/A
Transfer Case Manual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction GearN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheels With Wheel Covers/Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15195/60 R16
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15195/60 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Brakes Size 303 mmN/AN/A
Rear Brakes 282 mmN/AN/A

Suspension

Front Suspension Indepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser BarMcPherson Strut With Coil SpringIndependent, Lower Wishbone, McPherson Strutr With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarCoupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringSemi-Independent; Closed Profile Twist Beam With Dual Path Strut

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.045.044.0

Steering

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

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assistcrosscrosstick
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosstick
Tractional Controlcrosscrosstick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingticktickcross
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Lockticktickcross
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrossticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrossticktick
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-crosscross
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-
Roll-over Mitigation--tick
Auto Crash Notifcation--cross
Brake Disc Wiping--tick
High Speed Alert --cross
ISOFIX--cross
ISOFIX Anchorage Points for Child-Seat--tick
Panic Notification--cross
Rear Defogger--tick
Road Side Assistance--cross
Seatbelt Reminder--cross
SOS/Emergence Assistance--cross
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock --cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-Manualtick
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosstickcross
Paddle Shift--cross
Cruise Controlcrosscrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktickcross
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrosstickcross
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrosstickcross
Rear Armrestcrosscrosscross
UpholsteryVinylFabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosscrosstick
Keyless Entrycrosscrosscross
Climate Controlcrosscrosscross
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-tickcross
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-
Idle Alert--cross
Intermittent Variable Front Wiper --cross
Lane Change Indicator--cross
Multi-drive Modes:ECO/CITY/SPORT--tick
Valet Alert--cross
Voice Recognition Indian English--cross

Lights

Light Type-LEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
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 Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktickcross
Seat Belt Warningticktickcross
Low Fuel Warningcrosstickcross
Door Ajar Warningticktickcross
GPS Navigationcrosstickcross
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-crosscross
Fuel Level Information-cross-
Live Car Tracking-cross-
Stolen Vehicle Notification-crosscross
Share My Car--cross
Stolen Vehicle Immobilisation--cross
Stolen Vehicle Tracking--cross

Entertainment

Music System-tickcross
CD/DVD Playercrosstickcross
Speakers--cross
Internal Memorycross-cross
Radiocrosstickcross
USB Supportcrosstickcross
Bluetooth Supportcrosstickcross
Wheel Arch Claddingtick--
Wireless Android Auto & Apple Car Playcross--

Reviews

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