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    2020 Renault Kwid vs Hyundai Santro - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

    by Lakshya Khanna Dates: 20 Sep 2020

    Which A-segment Hatchback is better: Renault Kwid or Hyundai Santro? We compare prices, dimensions, engine specs, mileage and performance to help you decide which car better fulfils your requirements.

     


    2020 Renault Kwid vs Hyundai Santro

    Kwid 2020 vs Santro 2020 | Price Comparison - Which One Is Cheaper?

    KWID VS SANTRO | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL MANUAL

    Renault Kwid

    Hyundai Santro

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    STD 0.8

    ₹2.94

    Era Exe

    ₹4.57

    RXE 0.8

    ₹3.64

    Magna

    ₹5.04

    RXL 0.8

    ₹3.94

    Sportz

    ₹5.40

    RXT 0.8

    ₹4.24

    Asta

    ₹5.78

    RXL

    ₹4.16

    -

    -

    RXT(O)

    ₹4.54

    -

    -

    Climber (O)

    ₹4.75

    -

    -


    Renault Kwid prices start from Rs. 2.94 lakh and go up to Rs. 4.75 lakh for petrol manual powertrain. The Hyundai Santro petrol manual prices start from Rs. 4.57 lakh and go up to Rs. 5.78 lakh.

    KWID VS SANTRO | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL AMT AUTOMATIC

    Renault Kwid

    Hyundai Santro

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    RXL

    ₹4.48

    Magna

    ₹5.53

    RXT(O)

    ₹4.86

    Sportz

    ₹5.98

    Climber (O)

    ₹5.07

    Asta

    ₹6.25


    For the petrol automatic powertrain, Renault Kwid prices start from Rs. 4.48 lakh. Renault Kwid petrol automatic is Rs. 32,000 more expensive than the manual. Hyundai Santro starts at Rs. 5.53 lakh. Hyundai Santro petrol automatic is Rs. 49,000 more expensive than the manual.

    Kwid 2020 vs Santro 2020 | Dimension Comparison - Which One Is Bigger?

    Renault Kwid is 3731mm long, 1579mm wide and 1474mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2422mm. The Renault Kwid has a boot space of 279 litres. The Hyundai Santro measures 3610mm in length, 1645mm in width and 1560mm in height. The wheelbase of Hyundai Santro is 2400mm and it has a boot space of 235 litres.

    Also Read - Renault Kwid 2020 Petrol vs Competition - Price, Specs, Features Comparison

    KWID VS SANTRO | DIMENSION COMPARISON

    Dimensions

    Renault Kwid

    Difference

    Hyundai Santro

    Length (mm)

    3731

    121

    3610

    Width (mm)

    1579

    66

    1645

    Height (mm)

    1474

    86

    1560

    Wheelbase (mm)

    2422

    22

    2400

    Boot Space (litre)

    279

    44

    235

    Ground Clearance(mm)

    184

    19

    165

    Fuel Tank (litre)

    28

    7

    35

    Tyre Size (Base Variant)

    165/70 R14

    -

    155/80 R13

    Tyre Size (Top Variant)

    165/70 R14

    -

    165/70 R14


    Dimension Review

    • The Kwid is longer than the Santro by 121mm.
    • The Santro is wider than the Kwid by 66mm.
    • The Santro is taller than the Kwid by 86mm.
    • The Kwid has a longer wheelbase than the Santro; by 22mm.
    • The Kwid has 44 litres more boot space than the Santro.
    • The Kwid has 19mm more ground clearance than the Santro. If you frequently drive on bad roads or tall speed breakers, then the Kwid’s SUV-like 184mm ground clearance will be better.
    • In terms of dimensions, the Santro is, overall, a larger car than the Kwid because of its taller body. So, it will have a better road presence than the Kwid. But the Kwid is considerably larger than the Santro and offers comparable road presence.

    Kwid 2020 vs Santro 2020 | Engine Specs Comparison - Which One has Better Performance?

    KWID VS SANTRO | ENGINE COMPARISON

    PETROL ENGINE

     

    Renault Kwid

    Hyundai Santro

    Engine

    1.0 L Petrol

    0.8 L Petrol

    1.1 L Petrol

    Displacement

    999 cc

    799 cc

    1086 cc

    Cylinder

    3

    3

    4

    Maximum Power

    68PS @ 5500rpm

    54PS @ 5678rpm

    69PS @ 5500rpm

    Peak Torque

    91Nm @ 4250rpm

    72Nm @ 4386rpm

    99Nm @ 4500rpm

    Manual Transmission

    5-speed

    5-speed

    5-speed

    Manual FE

    21.7kmpl

    20.71kmpl

    20kmpl

    Automatic Transmission

    5-speed AMT

    -

    5-speed AMT

    Automatic FE

    22kmpl

    -

    20kmpl


    Kwid Petrol vs Santro Petrol

    Renault Kwid 1.0 L, 3-cylinder petrol engine makes 68PS of maximum power and 91Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT type automatic transmission. The Renault Kwid petrol manual has a mileage of 21.7kmpl while the automatic claims to deliver a fuel efficiency figure of 22kmpl.

    The Kwid also gets a 0.8 L, 3-cylinder petrol engine that makes 54PS of maximum power and 72Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 5-speed manual transmission and returns a fuel-efficiency of 20.71kmpl.

    Hyundai Santro 1.1 L, 4-cylinder petrol engine makes 69PS of maximum power and 99Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT type automatic transmission. The Hyundai Santro petrol manual has a mileage of 20kmpl while the automatic claims to deliver a fuel-efficiency figure of 20kmpl.

    Petrol Engine Review

    • The Santro has a more powerful petrol engine than the Kwid.
    • The Santro's petrol engine produces more torque than the Kwid's.
    • The Kwid 1.0 L petrol is more fuel-efficient than the Santro.
    • The Santro's petrol engine has a better torque-to-weight ratio than the Kwid 0.8L but less than the Kwid 1.0L. So, the Kwid 1.0L will offer better driveability than the Santro.

    Kwid 2020 vs Santro 2020 | Top Feature Comparison

    Notable top features of Kwid 2020 are:

    • LED DRL
    • Front & Rear Power Windows
    • Full Wheel Covers
    • 8-inch Touchscreen w/ AUX, USB, Bluetooth & Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Connectivity
    • LED Digital Instrument Cluster
    • Dual Front Airbags
    • Reverse Parking Camera w/ Guidelines
    • Reverse Parking Sensors
    • Remote Keyless Entry
    • Rear Parcel Tray
    • Accessory Socket

    Notable top features of Santro 2020 are:

    • Speed sensitive auto door lock
    • Front Fog lamps
    • 14-inch steel wheels w/ wheel covers
    • 7-inch touchscreen w/ Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
    • Remote keyless entry
    • Steering mounted controls
    • Rear AC vents
    • Rear parking camera
    • Electrically adjustable & foldable ORVMs w/ turn indicators
    • Rear defogger
    • Rear wiper & washer
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    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



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