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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Sonet Vs Tata Nexon EV comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 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 EV Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet Vs Nexon EV 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 EV – 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 Lastly, the Electric Tata Nexon EV starts at ₹ 13.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded Electric model.

SummaryNew Mahindra Thar 2020Kia SonetTata Nexon EV
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 13.99 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraKiaTata
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/l312.00 Km/Full Charge
Power150 bhp82 bhp127 bhp
Engine1997 CC1197 CC30.2 KWh Advanced Li-ion Polymer, Liquid Cooled Battery Pack
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolElectric

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet Vs Nexon EV – 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. The Tata Nexon EV Electric basic model, on the other hand, gives 312 Km/Full Charge.

New Thar 2020 Vs Sonet Vs Nexon EV – 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. Lastly, the Tata Nexon EV is offered in 127 bhp Electric engine.

Engine

Engine Type MHawk 130 Smartstream G 1.23 Phase Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1197 CCN/A
No Of Cylinder N/A4N/A
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm82 bhp@6000 rpm127 bhp
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm115 Nm@4200 rpm245 Nm
Drive Train N/A2WDN/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A
Battery Type N/AN/A30.2 KWh Advanced Li-ion Polymer, Liquid Cooled Battery Pack
Charging Time N/AN/A8.5 Hrs
Fast Charging Time N/AN/A60 Min
Charging Standard N/AN/ACCS 2
Emission N/AN/AZero tailpipe emission
Ingress Protection for Motor & Battery Pack N/AN/AIP 67
Thermal Management System N/AN/ALiquid cooled

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm3995 mm3994 mm
Width 1820 mm1790 mm1811 mm
Height 1500 mm1647 mm1607 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2500 mm2498 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A205 mm
Boot Space N/A392 L350 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A1400 Kg
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 65N/A
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
Drive Modes N/AN/AMulti Drive modes (Drive & Sports)
Transmission N/AN/ASingle speed transmission for automatic like drive

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubelessN/A
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15R 16 215 / 60 LRR
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16195 / 65 R15R 16 215 / 60 LRR

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 MacPherson Dual Path Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarCoupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringTorsion Beam With Hydraulic Shock Absorbers

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Km/l18.40 Km/lN/A
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.045.0N/A
Battery Range N/AN/A312 Km/Full Charge

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A9.9 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A
MID Display in Instrument Cluster MonochromeN/AN/A
Gradeability N/AN/A34 %

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosscrosstick
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosstick
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktickcross
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrossticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrosstickcross
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-crosscross
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-crosscross
Speed Alert-crosscross
Speed Alert System-cross-
Speed Sensing Door Lock-tick-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)-cross-
ISOFIX--cross
Roof Rails--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-ManualFully Automatic
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrossticktick
Paddle Shift---
Cruise Controlcrosscrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrossticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosscross
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrossticktick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryVinylFabricFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosscrosstick
Keyless Entrycrosscrosstick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
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-crosscross
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-crosscross
Battery Saver-tick-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-crosscross
Foldable Key-cross-
Glove Box cooling-cross-
MT Shift Indicator-cross-
Rear AC-crosstick
Remote Door Look / Unlock-crosscross
Remote Engine Start/Stop-crosscross
Remote Horn / Light-crosscross
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-crosscross
Floating Roof--tick

Lights

Light Type-LEDProjector
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-crosscross
Luggage Lamp-cross-
Room Lamp-cross-
LED Daytime Running Lamps --cross
LED Tail & Brake Lights--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktickcross
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrosstickcross
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
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 Antennacrosscrosscross
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-crosscross
Live Car Tracking-crosscross
Stolen Vehicle Notification-crosscross
7" TFT Digital Instrument Cluster with full Graphic Display--tick
Connected car App--tick

Entertainment

Music System-tickConnectNext Infotainment System By Harman
CD/DVD Playercrossticktick
Speakers--4 Speakers
Internal Memorycross-cross
Radiocrossticktick
USB Supportcrossticktick
Bluetooth Supportcrossticktick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick--
Wireless Android Auto & Apple Car Playcross--

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