The KIA sonet and Toyota urban cruiser will be the new entries in the bestselling segment the sub 4-meter SUV range, which is best know for its sporty looks and a subtle luxury that follows it. These both cars would be competing with the other SUV in the same range
The rivals these models gonna face are-
- The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza that received its upgrade variant this year
- Tata’s Nexon which also received an upgrade this year
- Mahindra XUV300 which was launched in 2019
- Hyundai Venue also launched in 2019
- Ford Ecosport launched in 2013
We can clearly see the KIA sonet lead the other SUVs in 3 aspects the height of the car and the massive boot space to which no other SUV amongst them can compare and at every other quality the KIA sonet remains average.
For the Toyota Urban Cruiser and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza are badge-engineered models, so they have identical figures – they aren’t the largest or the smallest of the lot.
Power and mileage comparison
The Toyota Urban Cruiser and Maruti Vitara Brezza are mechanically identical so they both have some of the lowest output figures among the seven compact SUVs and are the only ones that get a mild-hybrid system.
The Sonet and Venue 1.2 petrols have the lowest figures, though their respective turbo-petrol versions are among the most powerful.
Ford Ecosport having the most powerful enigine amongst the lot have the highest figures in the power deportment and the effects of having a powerful engine effects the mileage a lot as it has the least mileage numbers.
Diesel powertrain comparison
KIA sonet and Toyota urban cruiser expected price and comparison to other
We’ll have to wait until prices for both compact SUVs are revealed but on paper, the Kia Sonet seems to have what it takes to become the sales champion of the segment – a position that’s currently held by the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The Toyota Urban Cruiser also seems to have a lot to offer.