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₹ 40.9 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the C-Class Vs Seltos 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.

C-Class Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

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

SummaryMercedes-Benz C-ClassKia Seltos
Price₹ 40.9 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzKia
Body TypeSedanSUV
Mileage14.49 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Power201 bhp113 bhp
Engine1991 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

C-Class Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol engine returns 14 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 12 Kmpl. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 Kmpl of fuel efficiency.

C-Class Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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

Engine

Engine Type 2.0-litre Petrol Engine1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1991 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train RWD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4686 mm4315 mm
Width 1810 mm1800 mm
Height 1442 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2840 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm190 mm
Boot Space 480 L433 L
Kerb Weight 1655 KgN/A
Gross Weight 2125 KgN/A
Front Track N/AN/A
Rear Track N/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A
No. Of Doors 45
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears Automatic6
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 14.49 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 66.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.7 seconds9.7 seconds
Max Speed 239N/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagstickcross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assisttickcross
Hill Assisttickcross
Electronic Stability Programtickcross
Tractional Controltickcross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampstickcross
Cornering Lightstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickcross
Headlight Washerstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbeltscross-
All 5 Seats Head Restraintscross-
Battery Sensorcross-
Day/Night Inside Rear View Mirrorcross-
Door Ajar & Trunk Open Indicator & Remindercross-
Driver & Front Assistant Seatbelt Indicator & Remindercross-
Dual Horncrosscross
Emergency Stop Signalcross-
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limitercross-
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)cross-
Speed Alarm Indicator & Remindercross-
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish-cross
B- Pillar Black-out Tape-cross
Eco Coating AC-cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)-cross
Idle Alert-tick
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock-cross
Lane Change Indicator-cross
Lightening Arch C-Pillar-cross
SOS emergency call function-tick
Speed Alert-tick
Speed Alert System-cross
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)-cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerDual Zone Automatic Climate ControlManual
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shiftticktick
Cruise Controlticktick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameraticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supporttickcross
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armrestticktick
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filtercross-
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)cross-
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrorscross-
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Uptick-
Rear Air Conditioning Ventscross-
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illuminationcross-
Al Voice Command-tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-tick
Foldable Key-cross
Glove Box cooling-cross
MT Shift Indicator-cross
Rear AC-tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock-tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop-tick
Remote Horn / Light-tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickcross
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps-cross
Follw me home headlamps-tick
Luggage Lamp-cross
Room Lamp-cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto-cross
Arkamys Sound Mood-cross
Find My Car-tick
Fuel Level Information-tick
Live Car Tracking-tick
Shark Fin Antenna-tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification-tick

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakerstick-
Internal Memorytickcross
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audiocross-

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