Nissan Magnite Vs Kia Sonet - Detailed Spec Comparison

Nitin Kadian

Car Expert, Editor at 91Wheels

05 Nov 2020

The Nissan Magnite is all set to hit the showrooms soon and has become significantly popular even before its launch. The car is expected to be priced aggressively to give tough competition to its rivals like the Hyundai Venue, Ford Ecosport, Maruti Brezza, Kia Sonet, and the Mahindra XUV300. While the pricing of the vehicle is still not out, we do know all the details about the specs, features, and other small details about the car. Having said that, here is a Nissan Magnite Vs Kia Sonet spec comparison which will help you compare these two products in an effective manner.

Nissan Magnite Vs Kia Sonet

The Kia Sonnet gets an aggressive and appealing design language which makes it one of the best and unique cars in terms of looks in the segment. When compared to the Magnite, the Kia Sonet happens to be significantly wider and taller. The length, wheelbase and the ground clearance of both the vehicles remain similar to each other. Having said that, while the Magnite looks radical and unique, the Sonet gets a much more aggressive and a sporty design language. A detailed comparison of the dimensions of the two vehicles is given below:

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SpecificationNissan MagniteKia Sonet
Length3994 mm3995 mm
Width1758 mm1790 mm
Height1572 mm1642 mm
Wheelbase2500 mm2500 mm
Ground Clearance205 mm205 mm
Boot Space336-litres392-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity40-litres45-litres
Nissan Magnite Vs Kia Sonet

Unline the Nissan Magnite, the Kia Sonet can be had with a diesel engine. Powering the Nissan Magnite are two different engine options which include a 1.-L naturally aspirated petrol engine and a 1.0-L Turbo petrol engine. These engines come mated to a 5-speed MT while the turbo petrol can also be had with an optional CVT gearbox. The Kia Sonet on the other hand gets multiple powertrain options. More details are given below:

ModelNissan MagniteKia Sonet
EngineB4D 1.0-L NA Petrol
HRAO 1.0-L Turbo Petrol MT
HTAO 1.0-L Turbo Petrol CVT
1.2-L Smartsteam G 1.2-L
1.0-L T-GDI Turbo Petrol
1.5-L WGT CRDi
1.5-L CRDi VGT
Max. Power72 PS
100 PS
100 PS
83 PS
120 PS
100 PS
115 PS
Max. Torque96 NM
160 NM
152 NM
115 Nm
172 Nm
240 Nm
250 Nm
Gearbox5-Speed MT
5-Speed MT
CVT
5-Speed MT
6-Speed iMT/7-Speed DCT
6-Speed MT
6-Speed AT
Mileage 18.75 kmpl
20 kmpl
17.7 kmpl
18.4 kmpl
18.2/18.3 kmpl
24.1 kmpl
19 kmpl
Emission NormBS6BS6

With this being said, the Nissan Magnite Vs Kia Sonet comparison reveals that both of these cars offer a great package to the owners. We will be able to further comment on this comparison once the prices of the Nissan Magnite are out. Having said that, join our 91Wheels Auto Enthusiasts Whatsapp Group to be a part of interesting automotive discussions. Also, Subscribe to our Youtube Channel to get the latest updates and unbiased reviews.

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