Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Honda City Vs Kia Seltos comparison

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Price
  • Honda City
Honda City Price
  • Kia Seltos
Kia Seltos Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 45.05 Lakh
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₹ 12.39 Lakh
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Overview

Compare Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Honda City and Kia Seltos

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Honda City Vs Kia Seltos on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Honda City starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 14.44 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Honda City costs ₹ 12.39 Lakh, whereas the Honda City Diesel top-end costs ₹ 14.64 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class starts at ₹ 40.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 65.55 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 42.95 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes with a price tag of ₹ 51.25 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Kia Seltos starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.29 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Kia Seltos Diesel top-end costs ₹ 17.34 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda City base Petrol engine returns 18 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 24 kmpl. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol returns 14 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Kia Seltos Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 16 kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 18 kmpl of mileage.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Honda City gets 119 bhp Petrol engine and 98 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes in 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 241, 192 bhp engines. Lastly, the Kia Seltos is offered in 2 Petrol 138, 113 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type
2.0-litre Petrol Engine
1.5-litre I-VTEC Petrol
1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC)
1991 CC
1497 CC
1497 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Power
201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm
119 bhp@6600 rpm
113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque
280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm
145 Nm@4600 rpm
144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
FWD
2WD
Emission Standard
BS VI
BS VI
N/A

Dimensions

Length
4686 mm
4549 mm
4315 mm
Width
1810 mm
1748 mm
1800 mm
Height
1442 mm
1489 mm
1645 mm
Wheelbase
2840 mm
2600 mm
2610 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
N/A
190 mm
Boot Space
480 L
N/A
433 L
Kerb Weight
1655 Kg
1153 Kg
N/A
Gross Weight
2125 Kg
1528 Kg
N/A
Front Track
N/A
1496 mm
N/A
Rear Track
N/A
1484 mm
N/A
Minimum Turning Radius
N/A
5.30 m
N/A
No. Of Doors
4
4
5
Seating Capacity
5
5
5

Transmission

No. of gears
Automatic
6
6
Clutch Type
N/A
Single Clutch
N/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
15 X 5.5 J Alloy
Steel Wheels
Tyre Type
Tubeless Radial
Tubeless Radial Ply
Tubeless
Front Tyre Size
225/50 R17
185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16
205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16
205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc (Ventilated)
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Drum
Drum

Suspension

Front Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
McPherson Strut With Coil Spring
McPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Torsion Beam With Coil Spring
Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City
N/A
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
N/A
Mileage
14.49 Kmpl
17.80 Kmpl
16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
66.0
40.0
50.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Collapsible Electric Power Assisted
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
7.7 seconds
N/A
9.7 seconds
Max Speed
239
N/A
N/A

Safety & Security

Airbags
tick
tick
tick
Passenger Airbags
tick
tick
tick
Side Airbags
tick
cross
cross
ABS
tick
tick
tick
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
tick
tick
tick
Brake Assist
tick
tick
cross
Hill Assist
tick
tick
cross
Electronic Stability Program
tick
tick
cross
Tractional Control
tick
tick
cross
Engine Immobilizer
tick
tick
tick
Central Locking
tick
tick
tick
Child Safety Lock
tick
tick
tick
Power Door Lock
tick
tick
tick
Automatic Headlamps
tick
cross
cross
Cornering Lights
tick
cross
cross
Turn Indicators On ORVM
tick
tick
tick
Rear Wiper
cross
cross
cross
Rain Sensing Wipers
tick
cross
cross
Headlight Washers
tick
cross
cross
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
tick
tick
tick
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbelts
-
tick
-
All 5 Seats Head Restraints
-
tick
-
Battery Sensor
-
tick
-
Day/Night Inside Rear View Mirror
-
tick
-
Door Ajar & Trunk Open Indicator & Reminder
-
tick
-
Driver & Front Assistant Seatbelt Indicator & Reminder
-
tick
-
Dual Horn
-
tick
-
Emergency Stop Signal
-
tick
-
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limiter
-
tick
-
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)
-
tick
-
Speed Alarm Indicator & Reminder
-
tick
-
Day & Night IRVM
-
-
cross
Idle Alert
-
-
tick
Security Alarm
-
-
cross
SOS emergency call function
-
-
tick
Speed Alert
-
-
tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner
Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control
Automatic Climate Control With Touch Control Panel
Manual
Heater
tick
tick
tick
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Telescopic & Tilt
Tilt
Steering Mounted Audio
tick
tick
tick
Paddle Shift
tick
cross
tick
Cruise Control
tick
tick
tick
Power Outlets 12V
tick
tick
tick
Rear Parking Sensor
tick
tick
tick
Rear Parking Camera
tick
tick
tick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
tick
tick
tick
Push Start Stop Button
tick
tick
tick
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
tick
tick
tick
Lumbar Support
tick
cross
cross
Front Armrest
tick
tick
tick
Rear Armrest
tick
tick
tick
Upholstery
ARTICO Leather
Premium Embossed Fabric
Premium Fabric
Front Cup Holders
tick
tick
tick
Keyless Entry
tick
tick
tick
Climate Control
tick
tick
tick
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up
tick
-
-
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filter
-
tick
-
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)
-
tick
-
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrors
-
tick
-
Rear Air Conditioning Vents
-
tick
-
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illumination
-
tick
-
Al Voice Command
-
-
tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert
-
-
tick
Dual Horn
-
-
cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard
-
-
tick
Rear AC
-
-
tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock
-
-
tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop
-
-
tick
Remote Horn / Light
-
-
tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON
-
-
tick
Side AC Louver
-
-
cross
Tailgate Open System
-
-
cross
Water Temparature Indicator (Cool/Hot)
-
-
cross
Windscreen Wiper
-
-
cross

Lights

Light Type
LED
Projector
LED
Front Fog Lamps
tick
tick
tick
Rear Fog Lamps
tick
cross
cross
Follw me home headlamps
-
-
tick
LED High Mount Stop Lamp
-
-
cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Empty
tick
tick
tick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
tick
tick
tick
Seat Belt Warning
tick
tick
tick
Low Fuel Warning
tick
tick
tick
Door Ajar Warning
tick
tick
tick
GPS Navigation
tick
tick
tick
Find My Car
-
-
tick
Fuel Level Information
-
-
tick
Live Car Tracking
-
-
tick
Shark Fin Antenna
-
-
tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification
-
-
tick

Entertainment

Music System
tick
tick
tick
CD/DVD Player
tick
tick
tick
Speakers
tick
tick
-
Internal Memory
tick
tick
cross
Radio
tick
tick
tick
USB Support
tick
tick
tick
Bluetooth Support
tick
tick
tick
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audio
-
tick
-

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