Select your brand/car

    Search

    2020 Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Kia Sonet - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

    by Lakshya Khanna Dates: 26 Oct 2020

    Which car is better: Maruti Suzuki Swift or Kia Sonet? We compare prices, dimensions, engine specs, mileage and performance to help you decide which car better fulfils your requirements.

     


    2020 Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Kia Sonet

    Swift 2020 vs Sonet 2020 | Price Comparison - Which One Is Cheaper?

    SWIFT VS SONET | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL MANUAL

    Maruti Suzuki Swift

    Kia Sonet

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    LXI

    ₹5.19

    HTE 1.2

    ₹6.71

    VXI

    ₹6.19

    HTK 1.2

    ₹7.59

    ZXI

    ₹6.78

    HTK+ 1.2

    ₹8.45

    ZXI+

    ₹7.58

    HTK+

    ₹9.49

    -

    -

    HTX

    ₹9.99

    -

    -

    HTX+

    ₹11.65

    -

    -

    GTX+

    ₹11.99


    Maruti Suzuki Swift prices start from Rs. 5.19 lakh and go up to Rs. 7.58 lakh for petrol manual powertrain. The Kia Sonet petrol manual prices start from Rs. 6.71 lakh and go up to Rs. 11.99 lakh.

    SWIFT VS SONET | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL AUTOMATIC

    Maruti Suzuki Swift

    Kia Sonet

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    VXI

    ₹6.66

    HTK+

    ₹10.49

    ZXI

    ₹7.25

    GTX+

    ₹12.89

    ZXI+

    ₹8.02

    -

    -


    For the petrol automatic powertrain, Maruti Suzuki Swift prices start from Rs. 6.66 lakh. Maruti Suzuki Swift petrol automatic is Rs. 47,000 more expensive than the manual. Kia Sonet starts at Rs. 10.49 lakh. Kia Sonet petrol automatic is Rs. 100,000 more expensive than the manual.

    Swift 2020 vs Sonet 2020 | Dimension Comparison - Which One Is Bigger?

    Maruti Suzuki Swift is 3840mm long, 1735mm wide and 1530mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2450mm. The Maruti Suzuki Swift has a boot space of 268 litres. The Kia Sonet measures 3995mm in length, 1790mm in width and 1647mm in height. The wheelbase of Kia Sonet is 2500mm and it has a boot space of 392 litres.

    Also Read - 2020 Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Honda Amaze - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

    SWIFT VS SONET | DIMENSION COMPARISON

    Dimensions

    Maruti Suzuki Swift

    Difference

    Kia Sonet

    Length (mm)

    3840

    155

    3995

    Width (mm)

    1735

    55

    1790

    Height (mm)

    1530

    117

    1647

    Wheelbase (mm)

    2450

    50

    2500

    Boot Space (litre)

    268

    124

    392

    Ground Clearance(mm)

    163

    42

    205

    Fuel Tank (litre)

    37

    8

    45

    Tyre Size (Base Variant)

    165/80 R14

    -

    195/65 R15

    Tyre Size (Top Variant)

    185/65 R15

    -

    215/60 R16


    Dimension Review

    • The Sonet is longer than the Swift by 155mm.
    • The Sonet is wider than the Swift by 55mm.
    • The Sonet is taller than the Swift by 117mm.
    • The Sonet has a longer wheelbase than the Swift; by 50mm.
    • The Sonet has 124 litres more boot space than the Swift.
    • The Sonet has 42mm more ground clearance than the Swift.
    • In terms of dimensions, the Sonet is a larger car than the Swift. So, it will have a better road presence than the Swift.

    Swift 2020 vs Sonet 2020 | Engine Specs Comparison - Which One has Better Performance?

    SWIFT VS SONET | ENGINE COMPARISON

    PETROL ENGINE

     

    Maruti Suzuki Swift

    Kia Sonet

    Engine

    1.2 L Petrol

    1.0 L Turbo Petrol

    1.2 L Petrol

    Displacement

    1197 cc

    998 cc

    1197 cc

    Cylinder

    4

    3

    4

    Maximum Power

    83PS @ 6000rpm

    120PS @ 6000rpm

    83PS @ 6300rpm

    Peak Torque

    113Nm @ 4200rpm

    172Nm @ 1500 - 4000rpm

    115Nm @ 4200rpm

    Manual Transmission

    5-speed

    6-speed ACMT

    5-speed

    Manual FE

    21.21kmpl

    18.2kmpl

    18.4kmpl

    Automatic Transmission

    5-speed AMT

    7-speed DCT

    -

    Automatic FE

    21.21kmpl

    18.3kmpl

    -

    Swift Petrol vs Sonet Turbo Petrol

    Maruti Suzuki Swift 1.2 L, 4-cylinder petrol engine makes 83PS of maximum power and 113Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT type automatic transmission. The Maruti Suzuki Swift petrol manual has a mileage of 21.21kmpl while the automatic claims to deliver a fuel efficiency figure of 21.21kmpl.

    Also Read - 2020 Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Tata Tigor - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

    Kia Sonet 1.0 L, 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine makes 120PS of maximum power and 172Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed auto-clutch manual and a 7-speed DCT type automatic transmission. The Kia Sonet petrol manual has a mileage of 18.2kmpl while the automatic claims to deliver a fuel-efficiency figure of 18.3kmpl.

    The Sonet also gets a 1.2 L petrol engine that makes 83PS of maximum power and 115Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 5-speed manual transmission and returns a fuel-efficiency of 18.4kmpl.

    Petrol Engine Review

    • The Sonet turbo petrol is more powerful than the Swift but the Sonet 1.2L normal petrol has the same power output as the Swift.
    • The Sonet's petrol engines produce more torque than the Swift.
    • The Swift petrol is more fuel-efficient than the Sonet.
    • The Swift petrol has a better torque-to-weight ratio than the Sonet 1.2L normal petrol engine. So, it’ll offer better drivability. However, the Sonet turbo petrol has a much better torque-to-weight ratio than the Swift. So, it will offer even better driveability.

    Swift 2020 vs Sonet 2020 | Top Feature Comparison

    Notable top features of Swift 2020 are:

    • LED projector headlamps w/ LED DRL
    • Auto headlamps
    • 15-inch alloy wheels
    • 7-inch touchscreen w/ Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
    • Auto AC
    • Reverse parking camera
    • Steering mounted controls
    • Keyless entry w/ push button start/stop button
    • 60:40 split rear seat
    • Leather wrapped flat bottom steering
    • Electrically adjustable & foldable ORVMs w/ turn indicators

    Notable top features of Sonet 2020 are:

    • LED Headlamps w/ LED DRL
    • Electric sunroof
    • 16-inch alloy wheels
    • 10.25-inch touchscreen w/ Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
    • 6 airbags
    • Auto AC w/ rear AC vent & air purifier
    • Cruise Control
    • Smart key w/ push start/stop button
    • Ventilated seats
    • Wireless phone charger w/ cooling vent
    • Tyre pressure monitoring system
    Previous Next

    ABOUT THE AUTHOR

    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. 

    Twitter handle: @lakshya_khanna



    Related Car Comparison

    STAY UP TO DATE WITH CARS, NEWS, REVIEWS AND RUMOURS

    Subscribe

    Your email is safe with us , we don’t spam.