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₹ 12.9 Lakh
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₹ 10.89 Lakh
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MG Hector Vs Honda City Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Hector Vs City 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.

Hector Vs City Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Honda City in New Delhi 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, MG Hector price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 12.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 18.1 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the MG Hector costs ₹ 14.21 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of MG Hector comes with a price tag of ₹ 18.43 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Kia Seltos starts at ₹ 9.95 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.49 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.45 Lakh, whereas the Kia Seltos Diesel top-end costs ₹ 17.65 Lakh.

SummaryMG HectorHonda CityKia Seltos
Price₹ 12.9 Lakh₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 9.95 Lakh
ManufacturerMGHondaKia
Body TypeSUVSedanSUV
Mileage14.16 Km/l17.80 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Power141 bhp119 bhp113 bhp
Engine1451 CC1497 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Hector Vs City Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda City base Petrol engine returns 18 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 24 Km/l. The MG Hector base Petrol returns 14 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 17 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Kia Seltos Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 16 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 18 Km/l of mileage.

Hector Vs City Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda City gets 119 bhp Petrol engine and 98 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the MG Hector comes in 141 bhp Petrol engine and 168 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Kia Seltos is offered in 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type 1.5L Turbocharged Intercooled1.5-litre I-VTEC Petrol1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1451 CC1497 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 141 bhp@5000 rpm119 bhp@6600 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 250 Nm@1600-3600 rpm145 Nm@4600 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train N/AFWD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4655 mm4549 mm4315 mm
Width 1835 mm1748 mm1800 mm
Height 1760 mm1489 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2750 mm2600 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A190 mm
Boot Space N/AN/A433 L
Kerb Weight N/A1153 KgN/A
Gross Weight N/A1528 KgN/A
Front Track N/A1496 mmN/A
Rear Track N/A1484 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.30 mN/A
No. Of Doors 545
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears 666
Clutch Type N/ASingle ClutchN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel Wheels + Wheel Caps15 X 5.5 J AlloySteel Wheels
Tyre Type N/ATubeless Radial PlyTubeless
Front Tyre Size 215/60 R17185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size N/A185/60 R15 84H, 185/55 R16205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc (Ventilated)Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension Macpherson Strut With Stabilizer BarMcPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Semi Independent Helical Spring Torsion BeamTorsion Beam With Coil SpringCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 14.16 Km/l17.80 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.040.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringCollapsible Electric Power AssistedElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistticktickcross
Electronic Stability Programticktickcross
Tractional Controlticktickcross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickcrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrossticktick
3 Point Seatbeltsfor all Passengerstick--
6 Airbags (Front, Side And Curtain)cross--
ABS with EBDcross--
All Wheel Disc Brakescross--
Auto Door Lock While Drivingcross--
Bold Front Grille with Chrome Insertscross--
Cooled Glove Boxtick--
Cushion Suspension Technology And Anti-Roll Technologycross--
ESP With Rollover Mitigationcross--
Hill Descent & Hill Hold Controlscross--
Muscular Bonnet with Hydraulic Assistcross--
Remote Keyless Entrytick--
Sporty (235/60 R18) Diamond-Cut Alloy Wheelscross--
Traction Control System (TCS)tick--
Agile Handling Assist (AHA) -cross-
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-
Driver and Front Passenger Seatbelt Reminder -cross-
Dual Front Airbags-cross-
Dual Horn-tickcross
Emergency Stop Signal-tick-
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limiter-tick-
Grille-cross-
High Speed Alert -cross-
Interior-cross-
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)-tick-
Multi-view Reverse Camera-cross-
Push Start Button -cross-
Speed Alarm Indicator & Reminder-tick-
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) -cross-
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 ConditionerManualAutomatic Climate Control With Touch Control PanelManual
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTelescopic & TiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrossticktick
Paddle Shift-cross-
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrossticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrossticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrossticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryFabricPremium Embossed FabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Cooling Box On Center Consolecross--
Driver Express-Up With Anti-Pinchcross--
Dual Tone Dashboardcross--
Electric Sunroof With Anti-Pinchcross--
Flat Floortick--
Front & Rear Seats Height Adjustable Headreststick--
Front and Rear Skid Platestick--
Gear Up For Adventures.Without Gearcross--
Luxurious New Blue-Grey Interiorscross--
Luxurious Quilted Tan Leather Seatscross--
Luxurious, Soft Touch, Leather Dashboard And Door Trimscross--
Passive Keyless Entrycross--
Power Foldable And Power Adjustable OVRMSscross--
Premium Ten And Black Interiorscross--
Push-Button Start/Stopcross--
Rear AC ventstick--
Rear Defoggertick--
Rear Spoilertick--
Window Chrome Liningcross--
8-Way power Driver Seat -cross-
Door Mirrors Power Adjustable and Folding -cross-
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filter-tick-
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)-tick-
Multi-Function Streeing Wheel-cross-
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrors-tick-
Rear Air Conditioning Vents-tick-
Rear Windshield Defogger -cross-
Remote Engine Starter Petrol Only -cross-
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illumination-tick-
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 TypeHalogen ProjectorProjectorLED
Front Fog Lampscrossticktick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Eye-Catching Fog lamp Bezelscross--
ICY Blue Lounge Lightingcross--
Static Bending Projector Headlamps With Stylish Light Guidescross--
Stunning Daytime Running Lights (DRLs)cross--
Welcome Light on Car Unlocktick--
High Mount Stop Lamp -cross-
LED Fog Lights -cross-
LED Tail & Brake Lights -cross-
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps--cross
Follw me home headlamps--tick
Luggage Lamp--cross
Room Lamp--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Futuristic Instrument Clustercross--
Shark Fin Antennatick-tick
3D Emboss Accent Panel-cross-
Eco AssistTM Ambient Meter -cross-
ECON Button & Mode Indicator -cross-
Engine Temperature Indicator -cross-
Fuel Level Indicator -cross-
Outside Temperature Indicator -cross-
Trip Computer -cross-
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto--cross
Arkamys Sound Mood--cross
Find My Car--tick
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification--tick

Entertainment

Music SystemAudio Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakers4 Speakerstick-
Internal Memorycrosstickcross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Classy Tailgate & Split Tail-Lampscross--
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audio-tick-

Reviews

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