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MG Hector Plus Vs New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Skoda Octavia comparison

  • MG Hector Plus
MG Hector Plus Price
  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
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  • Skoda Octavia
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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.35 Lakh
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₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 15.49 Lakh
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Overview

MG Hector Plus Vs New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Skoda Octavia Comparison: Which Car is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Skoda Octavia in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 23.6 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Skoda Octavia costs ₹ 15.49 Lakh, whereas the Skoda Octavia Diesel top-end costs ₹ 26 Lakh. On the other hand, MG Hector Plus price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.35 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 18.9 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the MG Hector Plus costs ₹ 14.66 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of MG Hector Plus comes with a price tag of ₹ 19.23 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.

SummaryMG Hector PlusNew Mahindra Thar 2020Skoda Octavia
Price₹ 13.35 Lakh₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 15.49 Lakh
ManufacturerMGMahindraSkoda
Body TypeSUVSUVSedan
Mileage17.00 Km/l15.20 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power141 bhp150 bhp141 bhp
Engine1451 CC1997 CC1968 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolDiesel

Hector Plus Vs New Thar 2020 Vs Octavia – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Skoda Octavia base Petrol engine returns 15 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 20 Km/l. The MG Hector Plus base Petrol returns 13 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 16 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.

Hector Plus Vs New Thar 2020 Vs Octavia – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Skoda Octavia gets 2 Petrol 148, 177 bhp engines and 141 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the MG Hector Plus comes in 141 bhp Petrol engine and 168 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the New Mahindra Thar 2020 is offered in 150 bhp Petrol engine and 130 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type 1.5-litre, Four-cylinder2.0-litre, Four-cylinderMHawk 1302.0-litre TDI Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1451 CC1997 CC1968 CC
No Of Cylinder 4N/A4
Power 141 bhp@5000 rpm150 bhp@5000 rpm141 bhp@3500-4000 rpm
Torque 250 Nm@1600-3600 rpm300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm320 Nm@1750-3000 rpm
Drive Train N/AN/AFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Dimensions

Length 4720 mm3985 mm4670 mm
Width 1835 mm1820 mm1814 mm
Height 1760 mm1500 mm1476 mm
Wheelbase 2750 mm2450 mm2688 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A155 mm
Boot Space N/AN/A590 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A1340 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/A1895 Kg
Front Track N/A1520 mm1539 mm
Rear Track N/A1520 mm1534 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A5.20 m
No. Of Doors 554
Seating Capacity 665
Approach Angle N/A41.2 degN/A
Departure Angle N/A36 degN/A
Rampover Angle N/A26.2 degN/A
Water Wading Depth N/A650 mmN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 666
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A
Rear Axle N/ASemi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Front Axle N/ASemi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Hub Lock N/AAutomaticN/A
Transfer Case N/AManual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction GearN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsR16 Heritage Steel WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type N/AAll Terrain TyresTubeless
Front Tyre Size 215/60 R17245/75 R16205/55 R16
Rear Tyre Size 215/60 R17245/75 R16205/55 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating Caliper
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumDisc
Front Brakes Size N/A303 mmN/A
Rear Brakes N/A282 mmN/A

Suspension

Front Suspension Macpherson Strut With Stabilizer BarIndepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser BarMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Rear Suspension Semi Independent Helical Spring Torsion BeamMultilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarCompound Link Crank Axle

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 17.00 Km/l15.20 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.057.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringRack & Pinion Hydraulic Power SteeringElectro-Mechanic 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 N/AMonochromeN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosstick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programtickcrosstick
Tractional Controltickcrosstick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightstickcrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcrosstick
Rear Wipertickcrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrosscrosstick
ISOFIXtick--
Manual Day-Night IRVMcrosstick-
Panic Braking Signalcrosstick-
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switchcrosstick-
Rear Defoggertick--
Roof Railscross--
Snow Chain Provision for Tyrescrosstick-
Vehicle Over-speed Warningcrosstick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManual-Dual Zone Climate Control
Heatertickcrosstick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickcrosstick
Paddle Shift--cross
Cruise Controlcrosscrosscross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosscross
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickcrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrosscrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryFabricVinylFabric
Front Cup Holderscrosscrosstick
Keyless Entrytickcrosstick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
Bonnet Latchescrosstick-
Bottle Holder in Front Doorscrosstick-
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passengercrosstick-
Floating Roofcross--
Illuminated Key Ringcrosstick-
Lockable Gloveboxcrosstick-
One-Touch Lane Change Indicatorcrosstick-
Rear ACcross--
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheelcrosstick-
Tool Kit Organiser crosstick-

Lights

Light TypeLED-Halogen
Front Fog Lampstickcrosstick
Rear Fog Lampstickcrosstick
Centre Roof Lampcrosstick-
LED Tail Lampscrosstick-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickcrosstick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationcrosscrosscross
7" TFT Digital Instrument Cluster with full Graphic Displaycross--
Brake Locking Differentialcrosstick-
Connected car Appcross--
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axlecrosstick-
HVAC with Eco Modecrosstick-
Mechanical Locking Differentialcrosstick-
Removable Doors for Off-Road Usecrosstick-
Tow Hitch Protectioncrosstick-
Washable Floor with Drain Plugscrosstick-
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Rearcrosstick-

Entertainment

Music Systemtick-tick
CD/DVD Playertickcrosstick
Speakers--tick
Internal Memorycrosscrosscross
Radiotickcrosstick
USB Supporttickcrosstick
Bluetooth Supporttickcrosstick
Wheel Arch Claddingcrosstick-

Reviews

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