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Mahindra XUV 300 vs KIA Sonet

Do you want to find out which car is the best, Mahindra XUV 300 or KIA Sonet? 91Wheels brings you a detailed comparison between XUV 300 and Sonet. Mahindra XUV 300 Price starts at Rs.7.99 Lakh (ex-showroom) for W2 5 Seater Petrol MT and KIA Sonet Price starts at Rs.7.99 Lakh (ex-showroom) for HTE G1.2 Smartstream Petrol 5-Speed MT. Mahindra XUV 300 is 3 cylinder, 1197 cc Engine can generate 108.6 bhp @ 5000 rpm power whereas KIA Sonet is a 4 cylinder, 1197 cc Engine can generate 82 bhp @ 6000 rpm power. In terms of mileage, XUV 300 provides a mileage of 17 kmpl (base model), and Sonet has a mileage of 18.83 kmpl (base model).

XUV 300 vs Sonet

Key HighlightsMahindra XUV300KIA Sonet
PriceRs.7.99 LakhRs.7.99 Lakh
Engine Capacity1197 cc1197 cc
Power108.6 bhp @ 5000 rpm82 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Mileage/Range17 kmpl18.83 kmpl
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Mahindra XUV300 W2 5 Seater Petrol MT car
W2 5 Seater Petrol MT
Rs. 7.99 Lakh
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KIA Sonet HTE G1.2 Smartstream Petrol 5-Speed MT car
HTE G1.2 Smartstream Petrol 5-Speed MT
Rs. 7.99 Lakh
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Specifications Overview

Variant Name
On Road Price
8.97 Lakh
Price Breakup
8.97 Lakh
Price Breakup
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
User Rating
4.4
4.5
Boot Space (Litres)
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385 Litres
Transmission Type
Manual
Manual
Engine Displacement
1197 cc
1197 cc
Max Power (bhp @rpm)
108.6 bhp @ 5000 rpm
82 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Colors
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Exterior

Sunroof
Power Windows
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Front Only
Adjustable ORVMs
Electrically Adjustable
Electrically Adjustable
Turn Indicators on ORVMs
Rear Wiper
Rear Defogger
Bootlid Opener
Electric Tailgate Release
Electric Tailgate Release
Rain Sensing Wipers
Daytime Running Lights
LED headlight
Projector headlight
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Automatic Headlamps
Follow Me Home Headlamps

Brakes, Suspension & Tyres

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut with anti-roll bar
McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
Rear Suspension
Twist beam suspension with coil spring
Coupled Torsion Beam Axle with Coil Spring
Front Brakes
Disc
Disc
Rear Brakes
Disc
Drum
Wheels
Steel Rims
Steel Rims
Spare Wheel
Steel
Steel
Front Tyre Size
205/65 R16
195 / 65 R15
Rear Tyre Size
205/65 R16
195 / 65 R15
Turning Radius
5.3 meters
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Tyre Size Spare
205/65 R16
195 / 65 R15
Wheels Size
R16
R15

Instrumentation

Low Fuel Level Warning
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Adjustable Cluster Brightness
Fuel level guage
Digital
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Gear Indicator
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Shift Indicator
Dynamic
Dynamic
Tachometer
Analogue
Analogue
Speedometer
Digital
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Odometer
Digital
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Avg fuel economy display
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Infotainment & Communication

Apple CarPlay
Android Auto
Voice Command
Infotainment Screen
Yes + 8 inch
Multifunction Display
Bluetooth Compatibility
Integrated Music System
Speakers
AM/FM Radio
USB Compatibility
Wireless Charger

Warranty

Basic Warranty
3 Years / Unlimited KMS
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Engine & Transmission

Engine Capacity
1197 cc
1197 cc
Engine Type
1.2 Turbo
Smartstream G 1.2
No. of Cylinders
3
4
No. of valves per cylinder
4
4
Cylinder Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Transmission Type
Manual
Manual
Gears
6 Speed
5 Gears
Power
108.6 bhp @ 5000 rpm
82 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
200 Nm @ 1500-3500 rpm
115 Nm @ 4200 rpm
Fast Charging
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Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
ARAI Certified Economy
17 kmpl
18.83 kmpl
Top Speed
175 kmph
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Emission Norm
BS6 Phase 2
BS6 Phase 2

Comfort & Convenience

AC
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Rear AC Vents
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Blower& Vents Behind Front Armrest
Automatic climate control
Heater
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Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors
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Cruise Control
Start / Stop Button
Power Steering
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Adjustable steering
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Multifunction Steering Wheel
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Leather streering wheels
Keyless Entry
Electronic Parking Brake
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Parking Assist
Parking Sensors
Rear
Rear

Safety

NCAP Rating
5 Star (Global NCAP)
Not Tested
Airbags
2
6
ISOFIX (Child-Seat Mount)
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Overspeed Warning
1 beep over 80kmph& Continuous beeps over 120kmph
1 beep over 80kmph& Continuous beeps over 120kmph
ABS (Anti-lock Braking System)
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EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution)
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EBA (Electronic Brake Assist)
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ESP (Electronic Stability Program)
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ASR / Traction Control
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Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
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Lane Departure Warning
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Emergency Brake Light Flashing
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Seat Belt Warning
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Rear Middle Three Point seatbelt
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Rear Middle Head Rest

Dimensions & Capacity

Length
3995 mm
3995 mm
Width
1821 mm
1790 mm
Height
1627 mm
1610 mm
Wheelbase
2600 mm
2500 mm
Ground Clearance
180 mm
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No. of Seats
5
5
No. of Doors
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity
42 Litres
45 Litres
Engine Oil Capacity
6 Litres
3.4 Litres
Boot Space
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385 Litres
Body Type
SUV
SUV

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Loaded with a plethora of amenities such as dual-zone climate control, touchscreen infotainment, steering-mounted controls, automatic headlamps and wipers, and more
  • The SUV comes with a range of engine options including petrol, diesel, and turbo-petrol variants.
  • It offers comfortable seating and a spacious cabin with practical storage solutions
  • The XUV300 delivers excellent handling and responsive steering for enhanced maneuverability
  • Equipped with advanced safety features like six airbags, all-4 disc brakes, and more, earning a prestigious 5-Star GNCAP safety rating
  • It boasts refined and economical engines, whether it's the diesel or petrol model
  • It offers ample cabin space for up to five adults
  • It has become more stylish than its previous generation
  • The car comes with features like a 360-degree camera, a 4-way powered driver seat, a BOSE 7-speaker sound system, auto-dimming IRVM, wireless charging, and more.
  • The design includes a dual-screen connected panel with a full digital cluster. It has a 10.25-inch color LCD MID and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment.
  • It is available with 3 engine options: 1.2-litre NA petrol, 1.0-litre turbo petrol, and a 1.5-litre diesel engine. The HTK+ variant is available with all three engine options making it a good option.
  • Diesel engine is available starting from the base HTE variant
  • Different types of transmission options are available depending on the engine. The DCT gearbox is available starting with the HTX variant at Rs 12.29 lakh.
  • The interior comes with an option of 5 colour themes and offers a premium feel
  • The car is loaded with a number of safety features. It includes 15 standard safety features. These include 6 airbags, ESP, VSC, Hill-hold assist, ABS, Brake Assist, and more.
  • Level-1 ADAS features add extra safety. They include Front Collision Warning (FCW). They also include Leading vehicle departure alert, Lane Departure Warning, Lane keep assist, and more.
  • The base variant comes with a decent number of safety features and an attractive price tag
Cons
  • It has one of the smallest boot spaces in its segment
  • The fancier features are mostly found in the highest-spec models
  • The turbo-petrol versions cost more and only come with a manual transmission
  • Inside, the SUV has lots of features, but the design might seem a bit old-fashioned
  • The petrol and turbo-petrol engines aren't as fuel-efficient as some other cars in the class
  • It doesn't have rear AC vents, unlike some of its rivals
  • The rear legroom is not as great as some of its rivals
  • No automatic transmission with the 1.2-litre NA petrol engine
  • The lower models lack features. The company only reserves most of the good features for the higher variants.
  • GTX+ & X-Line variants are the only ones that have ADAS.
  • The turbo petrol engine does not offer a complete manual transmission. Instead, it comes with a clutchless manual transmission. This might not appeal to some customers.
  • The dual-tone color option is not available until the HTX+ variant
  • The 10.25-inch infotainment does not support Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
  • The top-of-the-line X-line trim comes with a high price tag specially with diesel engine
  • The 1.2-litre petrol engine is available in three variants only
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Detailed Comparison of Mahindra XUV300 and KIA Sonet

Safety

XUV 300 comes loaded with ISOFIX (Child-Seat Mount), ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), Seat Belt Warning, Engine Immobiliser, Central Locking, Speed Sensing Door Lock, Child Safety Lock, Door Ajar Warning. Sonet has ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), EBA (Electronic Brake Assist), ESP (Electronic Stability Program), ASR / Traction Control, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, Emergency Brake Light Flashing, Seat Belt Warning, Rear Middle Three Point seatbelt, Hill Assist, Engine Immobiliser, Speed Sensing Door Lock, Child Safety Lock, Door Ajar Warning.

Body

XUV 300 has doors and seats. It is an with boot space, 42 Litres fuel tank capacityand a ground clearance of 180 mm. It is 1821 mm wide, 1627 mm high and 3995 mm long. It has kerb weight and 2600 mm wheel base. Alternativelly, Sonet is an with doors and seats ,45 Litres fuel tank capacity, 385 Litres boot space, It has 1610 mm height, 3995 mm length, 1790 mm width, .

Transmission

Mahindra XUV 300 comes with FWD and 6 Speed Manual transmission. And Sonet comes with FWD and 5 Gears Manual transmission.

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Mahindra XUV300 and KIA Sonet Owner Reviews

  • XUV 300 Review
  • Sonet Review
    • PK
      Pravesh Kumar
      3 Month ago
      5.0
      Mahindra XUV 300 is very comparable and safety is very good. Mahindra XUV 300 driving is very smooth. Control of this car is very excellent and mileage is comparable. Thank you Mahindra.
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      Pravin
      6 Month ago
      4.4
      The car is a well-rounded subcompact SUV with a strong performance combination.
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      Praful jagdale
      6 Month ago
      4.4
      The mileage of thecar is around 16.9 km/l for the petrol and 20.5 km/l for the diesel.
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      Digamber singh
      7 Month ago
      4.4
      The car also has a fully functional entertainment system with GPS, USB, Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto compatibility, steering-mounted controls, and USB connectors. Among the other notable features are a sunroof, cruise control, electrically adjustable ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors), automatic climate control, and keyless entry with push-button start/stop.
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      Amit
      7 Month ago
      4.4
      Many safety features are standard, such as a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, ABS with EBD, and dual front airbags. Higher-end models also come with hill start assistance, disc brakes on all four wheels, electronic stability control, front parking sensors, and seven airbags.
      Likes (16)
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