Mahindra and Mahindra’s latest model “Mahindra KUV100” has launched, its comparison has started with the available liked cars of Indian market. In this series of comparison, this time KUV100 is being compared to the latest successful car launched in India, “Maruti Suzuki Baleno”. New Baleno is recently launched Maruti Suzuki product, which is a huge success and was admired a lot among masses. This article deals with the comparison and details of the upcoming KUV100 and launched successful model “Baleno”. So you will find simple comparisons Mahindra KUV100 vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno.
Comparison based on Prices
On the basis of affordability, it seems that people will attract more to KUV100 than Baleno. Baleno base model starts with the price of 6 lakh and its top variant can cost upto Rs 9 Lakh. Talking about KUV100, then still no official announcement regarding its price is made, but it is expected that its cost will lie in the range of 4.42 lakh to 6.76lakh.
Engine Specifications of KUV100 vs Baleno
Both the models are available with two power options. Baleno is powered by 1.2-litre VVT Petrol and 1.3-litre DDiS Diesel. The former is capable of producing 83bhp of power and 115Nm of torque for petrol variant, while the later is good for supplying power and torque upto 74bhp and 190Nm to the diesel variant. KUV100 is powered by G80 mFalcon Petrol and D75 mFalcon Diesel. Its petrol engine can chunk upto 82bhp of power and 115Nm of torque and its diesel engine can provide peak power of 77bhp power and 190Nm of torque. Both the models have five-speed manual gearbox fitted as a transmission system.
Fuel Efficiencies of Mahindra KUV100 vs Maruti Baleno
Maruti Suzuki’s Baleno is a fuel efficient model which is ARAI certificated and its provides mileage of 21.7 kpl (Petrol variant) and 27.39kml (Diesel variant). It is expected that the petrol variant of KUV100 provides mileage upto 18.15 kmpl and its diesel variant will provide efficiency upto 23.32 kmpl. Both the cars are small hatchbacks with the length less than 4 metres. Also, both the cars are features overloaded like airbags, and many more.
Comparison based on Dimensions
Baleno is longer than Mahindra KUV100 but lacks in height and width. Maruti Baleno is 3955mm in length, 1745mm in width and 1500mm high. When it comes to KUV100, then this model oh Mahindra had a length of 3675 mm, breadth of 1715 mm and height of 1655 mm. KUV100 provides ground clearance of 170 mm ad is has the wheelbase of 2385 mm. Baleno’ wheelbase is 2,520 mm and it provides the clearance of 170 mm.
Comparison based on looks
KUV100’s narrow headlamps, high set bonnets, LED DRLs, mounted rear door handle, roof-mounted rear spoiler etc gives it a unique and distinctive look which is making it more attractive. On the other hand New Maruti Baleno looks are similar to Swift. Baleno is based on Swift’s Liquid Flow design concept. Its rear is best looking part of it and in all it is smartly designed but still not very appealing.
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