Recent announcements made by Suzuki about their premium hatchback that is “Maruti baleno”that will be launching soon in India, heated up the car market in India a lot. New Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2015 car will be directly face the competition with the Honda jazz and Hyundai Elite i20. Given below are the descriptions and comparisons between these three. Firstly coming to prices, Baleno is cheapest and its expected cost price is between 5.5 lakh to INR 8.5 lakh. Cost price of the latter two is almost same and that is somewhere in between 5.34 lakh to 8.63 lakh.
New Maruti Baleno vs Hyundai Elitei20 – Dimension
Talking about the dimensions, Baleno is 3995mm long, 1544 mm tall and 1,745mm wide. Its wheelbase is expected upto 2,520mm and the available bootspace will be of 355-litres which is very large. Coming to Honda jazz, its length, breadth and height are 3955mm, 1694mm, 1544mm respectively. Its wheelbase is 2,530mm and this car is having the space of 344-litres. 3,985mm, 1,734mm and 15,05mm are the length, width and height of Hyundai elite i20. Its wheelbase is also quite good but it lacks somewhat is storage space.
They all have Five-speed manual in common. New Maruti Suzuki Baleno also have CVT automatic gearbox (Petrol) and i20 has a six-speed manual (Diesel). These both features are combined present in Honda Jazz.
Baleno Vs Elite i20 vs Jazz – Power Comparison
Power of 90bhp and torque of 110Nm from 1.2-litre petrol and power of 89bhp and torque of 200Nm from 1.3-litre MJD diesel is expected to deliver from Baleno vs Jazz. In Honda jazz, the two engine options- 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol (90bhp of power and 110Nm of torque) and 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel (99bhp of power and 200Nm of torque) are available. The 1.4L, 89 bhp diesel engine along with 113Nm of the Elite i20 also have 1.2L Kappa petrol fuel option.
See more – Full Specification of New Baleno 2015
Talking in terms of mileage in In New Maruti Balen vs Honda Jazz. Baleno is expected to provide highest fuel efficiency among three with the average of 28kmpl diesel and 20kmpl petrol. Jazz average performance in diesel is 27.3kmpl, and in petrol is 18.6kmpl.On the other hand i20 has the average fuel consumption of 22.54kmpl diesel and 18.7kmpl petrol.
New Maruti Baleno vs Hyundai Elite i20 vs Honda Jazz
|Vehicle Specification||Honda Jazz||Hyundai Elite i20||New Maruti Baleno|
|Engine Description||4, DOHC||1.2 Kappa petrol with dual VTVT,||1.2-liter K-Series(P), 1.3-liter DDiS diesel|
|Power||87 bhp @ 6000 RPM||82 bhp @ 6000 RPM||110 bhp|
|Torque||110 Nm @ 4800 RPM||115 Nm @ 4000 RPM||170 Nm|
|No. of Cylinders||4||4||4|
|Fuel Type||Petrol||Petrol||Petrol and Diesel|
|Tansmission||5-speed manual||5-speed manual||5-speed manual|
|Steering||Power Steering||Power Steering||Power Steering|
|Length||3955 mm||3985 mm||3995 mm|
|Width||1694 mm||1734 mm||1745 mm|
|Hight||1544 mm||1505 mm||14600 mm|
|Wheelbase||2530 mm||2570 mm||–|
|Ground Clearance||165 mm||170 mm||–|
|Price Range (Expected)||Rs. 5.35 to 8.63 lakh||Rs. 5.34 to 8.28 lakh||Rs. 5.5 to 8.5 lakh|
|Model Variants||Honda Jazz E MT||Hyundai Elite i20 Era 1.2|
|Honda Jazz SV MT||Hyundai Elite i20 Magna 1.2|
|Honda Jazz E iDTEC||Hyundai Elite i20 Sportz 1.2|
|Honda Jazz VX MT||Hyundai Elite i20 Sportz 1.2 (O)|
|Honda Jazz V AT||Hyundai Elite i20 Asta 1.2|