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Kia Sonet vs Tata Nexon Car Comparison

Kia Sonet

₹ 13.35 Lakhs(Avg. ex showroom price)

Tata Nexon

₹ 13.24 Lakhs(Avg. ex showroom price)

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type
1.5L CRDi VGT
1.5L Turbocharged Revotorq
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Alternate Fuel
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
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Driving Range
855
985.6
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Max Torque (Nm@rpm)
250 Nm @ 1500 rpm
260 Nm @ 1500 rpm
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Transmission
Automatic (Torque Converter) - 6 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode
AMT - 6 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode
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Mileage (ARAI)
19
22.4
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Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
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Max Power (bhp@rpm)
113 bhp @ 4000 rpm
108 bhp @ 4000 rpm
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Turbocharger/Supercharger
Turbocharged
Turbocharged
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Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
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Emission Standard
BS 6
BS 6
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Engine
1493 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
1497 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
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Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres

Minimum Turning Radius
5.1
5.1
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Rear Brake Type
Drum
Drum
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Spare Wheel
Steel
Steel
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Front Tyres
215 / 60 R16
215 / 60 R16
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Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
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Steering Type
Power assisted (Electric)
Power assisted (Electric)
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Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
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Rear Suspension
Coupled Torsion Beam Axle with Coil Spring
Semi-Independent; closed profile Twist beam with Coil Spring and shock absorber
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Front Suspension
McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
Independent, Lower Wishbone, McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
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Rear Tyres
215 / 60 R16
215 / 60 R16
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Dimensions & Weight

Length
3995
3993
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Wheelbase
2500
2498
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Height
1642
1606
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Width
1790
1811
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Capacity

Bootspace
392
350
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No of Seating Rows
2
2
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Seating Capacity
5
5
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Doors
5
5
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Fuel Tank Capacity
45
44
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Colors

Available

Comfort & Convenience

Steering Adjustment
Tilt
Tilt
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Cabin-Boot Access
Yes
Yes
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Cruise Control
Yes
Yes
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Heater
Yes
Yes
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Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
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Keyless Start/ Button Start
Yes
Yes
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Parking Assist
Reverse Camera with Guidance
Reverse Camera with Guidance
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Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors
No
Co-Driver Only
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Air Conditioner
Yes (Automatic Climate Control)
Yes (Automatic Climate Control)
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Anti-glare Mirrors
Electronic - Internal Only
Manual - Internal Only
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12V Power Outlets
Yes
2
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Headlight & Ignition On Reminder
Yes
Yes
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Front AC
Single Zone, Common Fan Speed Control
Single Zone, Common Fan Speed Control
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Rear AC
Blower, Vents Behind Front Armrest
Blower, Vents Behind Front Armrest
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Instrumentation

Adjustable Cluster Brightness
No
Yes
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Tachometer
Analogue
Digital
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Trip Meter
Electronic 2 Trips
Electronic 2 Trips
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Shift Indicator
No
No
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Instantaneous Consumption
Yes
Yes
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Gear Indicator
Yes
Yes
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Instrument Cluster
Analogue - Digital
Digital
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Average Speed
No
Yes
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Average Fuel Consumption
Yes
Yes
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Door Ajar Warning
Yes
Yes
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Clock
Digital
Digital
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Low Fuel Level Warning
Yes
Yes
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Distance to Empty
Yes
Yes
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Rear row

Seat Adjustment
2 Way
2 Way
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Locks & Security

Engine immobilizer
Yes
Yes
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Child Safety Lock
Yes
Yes
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Speed Sensing Door Lock
Yes
Yes
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Central Locking
Keyless
Keyless
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Exterior

Rub - Strips
Red
Black
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Body-Coloured Bumpers
Yes
Yes
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Roof Mounted Antenna
Yes
Yes
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Body Kit
Cladding - Black/Grey
Cladding - Black/Grey
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Sunroof / Moonroof
Electrically Adjustable
Electrically Adjustable
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Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Adjustable ORVM
Electrically Adjustable & Retractable
Electrically Adjustable & Retractable
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Power Windows
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
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Turn Indicators on ORVM
Yes
Yes
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Rear Defogger
Yes
Yes
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One Touch -Down
Driver
Driver
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Rain-sensing Wipers
No
Yes
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Exterior Door Handles
Chrome
Body Coloured
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Interior Door Handles
Silver
Chrome
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Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs)
Body Coloured
Black
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Door Pockets
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
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Boot-lid Opener
Electric Tailgate Release
Electric Tailgate Release
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Rear Wiper
Yes
Yes
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One Touch - Up
Driver
No
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Side Window Blinds
No
No
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Storage

Driver Armrest Storage
Yes
Yes
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Sunglass Holder
Yes
No
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Cooled Glove Box
No
Yes
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Cup Holders
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
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Manufacturer Warranty

Warranty (Years)
3
2
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Battery Warranty (Kilometres)
No
No
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Warranty (Kilometres)
Unlimited
75000
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Lighting

Cornering Headlights
No
Passive
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Glove Box Lamp
No
Yes
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Cabin Lamps
Front and Rear
Front
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Rear Reading Lamp
No
-
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Lights on Vanity Mirrors
No
No
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Ambient Interior Lighting
Yes
Optional
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Automatic Head Lamps
Yes
Yes
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Headlights
LED
Halogen Projector
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Headlight Height Adjuster
Yes
Yes
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Tail Lights
LED
LED
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Daytime Running Lights
LED
LED
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Fog Lights
Halogen Projector
Halogen on front, Halogen on rear
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Follow me home headlamps
Yes
Yes
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Puddle Lamps
No
No
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Entertainment, Information & Communication

CD Player
No
-
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Steering mounted controls
Yes
Yes
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Wireless Charger
Yes
No
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Smart Connectivity
Android Auto (Wired), Apple Car Play (Wired)
Android Auto (Yes), Apple Car Play (Yes)
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iPod Compatibility
Yes
Yes
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Bluetooth Compatibility
Phone & Audio Streaming
Phone & Audio Streaming
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Speakers
6
6+
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Integrated (in-dash) Music System
Yes
Yes
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AM/FM Radio
Yes
Yes
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Head Unit Size
Not Available
Not Available
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DVD Playback
No
-
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MP3 Playback
Yes
Yes
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USB Compatibility
Yes
Yes
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GPS Navigation System
Yes
Yes
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Voice Command
Yes
Yes
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Aux Compatibility
Yes
Yes
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Display
Touch-screen Display
Touch-screen Display
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Telematics

Remote Car Light Flashing & Honking Via app
Yes
Yes
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Remote AC On/Off Via app
Yes
No
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Over The Air (OTA) Updates
Yes
No
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Remote Sunroof Open/Close Via app
No
-
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Check Vehicle Status Via App
Yes
Yes
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Remote Car Lock/Unlock Via app
Yes
Yes
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Geo-Fence
Yes
Yes
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Find My Car
Yes
Yes
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Emergency Call
Yes
Yes
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Braking & Traction

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Yes
Yes
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Traction Control System (TC/TCS)
No
Yes
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Hill Hold Control
No
Yes
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Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
No
Yes
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Hill Descent Control
No
No
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Brake Assist (BA)
No
Yes
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Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
Yes
Yes
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Safety

Middle Rear Head Rest
No
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Airbags
6 Airbags (Driver, Front Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
2 Airbags (Driver, Passenger)
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Middle rear three-point seatbelt
No
-
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Overspeed Warning
1 beep over 80kmph, Continuous beeps over 120kmph
1 beep over 80kmph, Continuous beeps over 120kmph
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Child Seat Anchor Points
Yes
Yes
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Puncture Repair Kit
No
Yes
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Emergency Brake Light Flashing
Yes
No
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Seat Belt Warning
Yes
Yes
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NCAP Rating
Not Tested
5 Star (Global NCAP)
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Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Yes
Yes
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Seats & Upholstery

Rear Row Seat Adjustment
2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
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Seat Upholstery
Fabric + Leatherette
Leatherette
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Interiors
Single Tone
Single Tone
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Driver Armrest
Yes
Yes
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Leather-wrapped Gear Knob
Yes
Yes
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Rear Armrest
With Cup Holder
With Cup Holder
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Split Rear Seat
No
60:40 split
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Driver Seat Adjustment
8 way manually adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down)
8 way manually adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down)
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Interior Colours
Black
Black
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Ventilated Seats
Front only
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Rear Passenger Seats Type
Bench
Bench
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Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel
Yes
Yes
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Folding Rear Seat
Full
Full
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Head-rests
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
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Ventilated Seat Type
Heated and cooled
-
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Front Seatback Pockets
Yes
No
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Front Passenger Seat Adjustment
6 way manually adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down)
6 way manually adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down)
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Top Car Comparison

Kia Sonet vs Tata Nexon Comparison FAQs

Which is the best car between Kia Sonet and Tata Nexon?

Kia Sonet (Top Model) has a 1493 cc engine, whereas Tata Nexon (Top Model) has a 1497 cc engine. The claimed mileage of the Kia Sonet (Diesel Model) is 24.1 kmpl, while the claimed mileage of the Tata Nexon (Diesel Model) is 22.4 kmpl.

Kia Sonet Vs Tata Nexon - Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Kia Sonet in New Delhi starts at Rs. 6,79,000 and goes up to Rs. 12,99,000 for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Sonet costs Rs. 8,25,000, whereas the Diesel top-end comes with a price tag of Rs. 13,19,000. On the other hand, Tata Nexon price in New Delhi of base Petrol variant starts at Rs. 7,09,900 and goes up to Rs. 11,46,500 for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Tata Nexon costs Rs. 8,45,500, whereas the Diesel top-end of Tata Nexon comes with a price tag of Rs. 12,79,500.

Kia Sonet Vs Tata Nexon - Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kia Sonet base Petrol engine returns 18.4 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 24.1 kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Tata Nexon base Petrol returns 17.4 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 22.4 kmpl of fuel efficiency.