The rate of new car buyers in entry level sedan's segment is growing rapidly in India, Hatchback owners are willing to upgrade from their tiny bootless cars to entry level sedan segment.
There was already a good competition going in this segment and after the launch of Tata's Indigo Manza Yesterday, Things can become more confusing for many car buyers out there.
I would like to know your honest and true opinions on which car would you prefer between the Indigo Manza, Maruti Suzuki Swift dZire, Hyundai Accent & Ford ikon.
I've done a brief comparision of all these models, Below; Tata Indigo Manza Engine Options:
1) Quadrajet (Diesel) :
4 Cylinder, 1248 cc CRDi producing horse power of 90PS at 4000 RPM and Max. Torque of 200 Newton Meters.
2) Safire (Petrol):
4 Cylinder, 1386cc MPFi petrol engine with IPR producing horse power of 90PS at 6000 RPM and 116NM of torque. Variants Available:Dimensions:
Length - 4413mm
Width - 1703mm
Height - 1550mm
Ground Clearance -165mm
Boot Space - 460litres Price: Petrol / Diesel
Aqua: Rs. 4,80,000 / Rs.5,70,000
Aura: Rs.5,15,000 / Rs.5,99,000
Aura+: Rs.5,90,000 / Rs.6,75,000
: Rs.5,40,000 / Rs.6,29,000 (Ex. Showroom New Delhi) Official Website: www.cars.tatamotors.com/IndigoManza/index.html Maruti Swift dZire Engine Options:
4 Cylinder 1298CC, 87 BHP and 11.3 kgm of Torque.
4 Cylinder 1248cc, 75BHP and 19.38kgm of Torque. Variants Available: Dimensions:
Ground Clearance- 170mm
Boot Space-440 litres Price: Petrol / Diesel
Lxi/Ldi : Rs.5.06lacs / Rs.5.98,000
Vxi/VDi: Rs.5.56lacs / Rs.6.45,000
Zxi/Zdi: Rs.6.50lacs / Rs.7.32,000 (Ex.Showroom Delhi) Official Website: www.marutidzire.com Mahindra-Renault Logan Engine Options:
4 Cylinder, 1390cc/1598cc, 75/85 BHP producing 11.2/13.04kgms of Torque.
4 Cylinder Turbocharged, 1461cc, 65BHP producing 16.3 Kgm of Torque. Variants Available:
- 1.4 GL
- 1.4 GLE
- 1.4 GLX
- 1.6 GLX
- 1.6 GLS
- 1.5 DLE
- 1.5 DLX
- 1.5 DLS
- 1.5 DLSX
Boot Space: 510litres Price: Petrol / Diesel
1.4 GL : Rs. 5.26,000
1.4 GLE: Rs.5.52,000
1.4 GLX: Rs.5.79,000
1.6 GLX: Rs.6.22,000
1.6 GLS: Rs.6.51,000
1.6 GLSX: Rs.6.81,000
1.5 DLE: Rs.6.77,000
1.5 DLX: Rs.7.24,000
1.5 DLS: Rs.7.68,000
1.5 DLSX: Rs.7.89,000 Official Website: www.mahindrarenault.com/logan_play/intro.html Ford ikon Engine Options:
4 Cylinder 1299cc, 70BHP and 10.7kgm Torque.
4Cylinder1399cc, 67BHP and 16.31Kgm Torque. Variants Available:Dimensions:
Ground Clearance: 175mm
Boot Space: 400litres Price:
1.3 Flair: Rs.5.10,000
1.4 TDCi: Rs.5.74,000 Official Website: www.india.ford.com/servlet/ContentServer?cid=1178851583208&pagename=Page&c=DF YPage Hyundai Accent Engine Options:
4 Cylinder 1495cc producing 95 BHP and 12.7kgm of Torque. Variants Available:
Ground Clearance: 172mm
Boot Space: 380litres Price:
Executive: Rs.5,49,000 Official Website: http://hyundai.co.in/accentwebsite/n...ame=design_ext (2008-2009 The Automotive India, All Rights Reserved) (Image Source: Google, Copyrights respective owners)