2020 Kia Seltos vs Tata Harrier - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

2020 Kia Seltos vs Tata Harrier - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

2020 Kia Seltos vs Tata Harrier

Seltos 2020 vs Harrier 2020 | Price Comparison - Which One Is Cheaper?

SELTOS VS HARRIER | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

DIESEL MANUAL

Kia Seltos

Tata Harrier

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

HTE

₹10.34

XE

₹13.69

HTK

₹11.54

XM

₹15.00

HTK+

₹12.54

XT

₹16.25

HTX

₹14.14

XZ

₹17.50

HTX+

₹15.34

XZ Dual Tone

₹17.60

   

XZ Dark Edition

₹17.70

   

XZ+

₹18.75


Kia Seltos prices start from Rs. 10.34 lakh and go up to Rs. 15.34 lakh for diesel manual powertrain. The Tata Harrier diesel manual prices start from Rs. 13.69 lakh and go up to Rs. 18.75 lakh. The Seltos diesel manual is about Rs. 3.5 lakh cheaper than the Harrier diesel manual.

SELTOS VS HARRIER | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

DIESEL AUTOMATIC

Kia Seltos

Tata Harrier

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

HTK+

₹13.54

XMA

₹16.25

HTX+

₹16.34

XZA

₹18.80

GTX+

₹17.34

XZA Dual Tone

₹18.90

   

XZA Dark Edition

₹19.00

   

XZA+

₹20.00

   

XZA+ Dual Tone

₹20.15

   

XZA+ Dark Edition

₹20.25


For the diesel automatic powertrain, Kia Seltos prices start from Rs. 13.54 lakh and Tata Harrier starts from Rs. 16.25 lakh. The Seltos diesel automatic is about Rs. 3.0 lakh cheaper than the Harrier.

Seltos 2020 vs Harrier 2020 | Dimension Comparison - Which One Is Bigger?

Kia Seltos is 4315mm long, 1800mm wide and 1645mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2610mm. The Kia Seltos has a boot space of 433 litres. The Tata Harrier measures 4598mm in length, 1894mm in width and 1706mm in height. The wheelbase of Tata Harrier is 2741mm and it has a boot space of 425 litres.

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SELTOS VS HARRIER | DIMENSION COMPARISON

Dimensions

Kia Seltos

Difference

Tata Harrier

Length (mm)

4315

283

4598

Width (mm)

1800

94

1894

Height (mm)

1645

61

1706

Wheelbase (mm)

2610

131

2741

Boot Space (litre)

433

8

425

Ground Clearance(mm)

190

15

205

Fuel Tank (litre)

50

0

50

Dimension Review

  • The Harrier is longer than the Seltos by 283mm.
  • The Harrier is wider than the Seltos by 94mm.
  • The Harrier is taller than the Seltos by 61mm.
  • The Harrier has a longer wheelbase than the Seltos; by 131mm.
  • The Seltos has 8 litres more boot space than the Harrier.
  • The Harrier has 15mm more ground clearance than the Seltos.

In terms of dimensions, the Harrier is a larger car compared to the Seltos. The Harrier is from a higher, D segment while the Seltos is a C-segment SUV. So, the Tata Harrier will have a better road presence than the Seltos.

Seltos 2020 vs Harrier 2020 | Engine Specs Comparison - Which One has Better Performance?

SELTOS VS HARRIER | ENGINE COMPARISON

DIESEL ENGINE

 

Kia Seltos

Tata Harrier

Engine Type

Diesel

Diesel

Displacement

1.5L

2.0L

Cylinder

4

4

Maximum Power

115PS @ 4000rpm

170PS @ 3750rpm

Peak Torque

250Nm @ 1500-2750rpm

350Nm @ 1750-2500rpm

Manual Transmission

6-speed

6-speed

Manual FE

20.8kmpl

16.35kmpl

Automatic Transmission

6-Speed AT

6-Speed Torque Converter

Automatic FE

17.8kmpl

14.63kmpl


Seltos 1.5L Diesel vs Harrier 2.0L Diesel

Kia Seltos gets a 1.5L diesel 4-cylinder engine that makes 115PS of maximum power and 250Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed manual and a 6-Speed AT type automatic transmission. The Kia Seltos diesel manual has a fuel-efficiency of 20.8kmpl while the automatic claims to return a figure of 17.8kmpl.

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Tata Harrier gets a 2.0L diesel 4-cylinder engine that makes 170PS of maximum power and 350Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed manual and a 6-Speed Torque Converter type automatic transmission. The Tata Harrier diesel manual has a fuel-efficiency of 16.35kmpl while the automatic claims to return a figure of 14.63kmpl.

Diesel Engine Review

  • The Harrier has a lot more powerful engine than the Seltos.
  • The Harriers engine produces far more torque than the Seltos.
  • The Seltos diesel manual is much more fuel-efficient than the Harrier manual.

The Harriers engine offers more torque but the torque-to-weight ratio difference between the two cars is not that stark. The Harrier still has a better figure and therefore it’ll have better drivability and performance but it’s not going to be as good as the raw performance figures might indicate.

Seltos 2020 vs Harrier 2020 | Feature Comparison - Which Is Better?

Notable top features of Seltos 2020 are:

  • LED Headlamp & LED DRL w/ LED Lightbar
  • Auto-Dimming IRVM
  • R17 Alloy Wheels
  • 10.25-inch Touchscreen w/ Navigation
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Ambient Mood Lighting
  • Cruise Control
  • Smart Key w/ Push Start/Stop Button
  • Auto AA
  • Electric Sunroof
  • Telescopic Steering
  • Rear Door Sunshade Curtain
  • 8-way power-adjustable driver seat
  • Air purifier
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • Internet-connected telematics features
  • Rear Disc Brakes

Notable top features of Harrier 2020 are:

  • Xenon HID Projector Headlamps w/ LED DRL
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • R17 Dual Tone Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels
  • 8.8-inch Touchscreen w/ 9 JBL Speakers
  • 6-way Power Adjustable Driver Seat w/ Lumbar Support
  • 6 Airbags
  • Auto-Dimming IRVM
  • Instrument Cluster w/ 7-inch TFT Colour Display
  • Auto AC
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Rain Sensing Wipers

Is the Kia Seltos better than the Tata Harrier?

Price of the base variant of Kia Seltos is Rs. 9.89 lakh and Tata Harrier is Rs. 13.69 lakh (both ex-showroom). Prices of the Seltos are about Rs. 3.0 - 3.5 lakh lower than the Harrier’s.

In terms of dimensions, the Harrier is quite a bit larger than the Seltos. So it will have a better road presence than Seltos.

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For diesel powertrain, Harriers engine offers more torque and has a better torque-to-weight ratio. So it’ll offer better driveability compared to Seltoss diesel engine. If youre looking for a car with lower running costs then Seltos will be better since its engine is much more fuel-efficient.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Lakshya Khanna

Lakshya loves to talk about cars and, therefore, he's mostly in the front of the camera doing the talking. He's usually blunt in his opinion -- good or bad, and backs it up with logic. Lakshya is a senior member of V3Cars editorial team.

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