SUV’s have been in quite a demand in recent times adhering to their muscular design and multi-functional offerings. Such has been the trend that many major players have put forth their offerings on the cars.
So we thought of giving these compact SUV’s a run for their money in our comparison charts. The one making the rounds for today are Honda BR-V and Hyundai Creta.
So you ready for it?
Honda had been on the market with another of its compact SUV past these years. Labelled as CRV, it ruled the market for quite a while. In a bid to encounter their competitors, Honda offered a new piece named BR-V with premium features and luxury-laden into it.
Hyundai had an SUV named Tucson in the higher price spectrum much loved for its performance and features. It also had a premium SUV named Santa Fe under its brochure. But with nothing in the mid-range compact SUV, they brought up a new model named Hyundai Creta this past year.
Time for some specs & starts.
Engine & Transmission
Honda BR-V offers petrol and diesel options with amanual transmission. However, one specific variant named Honda BR-V CVT offers anautomatic transmission. The both options have 7-speed gears with front wheel drive.
The petrol variant offers engine displacement of 1497 cc with a power of 119 PS @ 6600 Rpm and a torque of 145 Nm @ 4600 Rpm. The diesel variant features 1498 cc engine with a power of 100PS @3600 Rpm and a torque of 200 Nm @ 1750 Rpm.
Hyundai Creta has three variants in the ilk of one petrol option and two diesel options. It has 6-speed manual/automatic transmission based on the variant with a front wheel driveline.
The petrol engine is powered with 1591 cc displacement. It has a power of 123 PS @ 6400 Rpm and a torque of 151 Nm @4850 Rpm. The diesel one has 1582 cc engine with a peak power of 128 PS@4000 Rpm and a max torque of 260Nm @ 1900-2750 Rpm.
Furthermore, another diesel variant of the Hyundai Creta features 1396 cc engine with a power of 90 PS@4000 Rpm and a torque of 220 Nm@ 1500-2750 Rpm.
Honda BR-V features a 42 ltr fuel tank with an ARAI-certified mileage of 15.4 km/ltr on the petrol variant while the only automatic variant of petrol engine offers 16 km/ltr. The diesel variant offers 21.9 km/ltr on fuel.
Hyundai Creta sports a 55 ltr fuel tank with ARAI-certified mileage of 15.29 km/ltr for petrol option. The mileage for 1582 cc engine on themanual transmission is 19.67 km/ltr and for the automatic transmission is 17.01 km/ltr.
On the other hand, the 1396 cc diesel engine offers 21.38 km/ltr mileage.
Suspension & Dimension
Honda BR-V has McPherson strut coil spring as the front suspension and torsion beam coil spring as the rear one. Its dimension is 4453mm x 1735mm x 1666 mm. It features a wheelbase of 2662 mm and a kerb weight of 1271 kg.
Hyundai Creta has McPherson Strut with coil spring for the front suspension and coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring for the rear suspension. The dimensions for Hyundai Creta is 4270mm x 1780mm x 1630mm. It has a wheelbase of 2590mm.
Seating and Boot Space
Honda BR-V supports seating capacity for 7 people in 3-seating rows with 5 doors. The boot space for Honda BR-V is 223 ltr.
Hyundai Creta offers seating space for 5-passengers in 2-seating rows. It features 5 doors and has a boot space of 475 ltr.
Amenities & Features
Honda BR-V features engine immobilizer, child safety locks, door ajar warning, airbags, ABS, hill assist, power steering, power windows, ventilation system, instrument console and more into its integration.
Hyundai Creta offers engine immobilizer, child safety locks, central locking, ventilation system, power steering, multifunction display, power windows and more. The safety measures include airbags and ABS.
Price & Variants
Let’s start off with the price and variants from Honda BR-V;
Honda BRV E- Rs 8.75 lakhs
Honda BRV S- Rs 9.90 lakhs
Honda BRV V- Rs 10.90 lakhs
Honda BRV VX- Rs 11.84 lakhs
Honda BRV V CVT- Rs 11.99 lakhs
Honda BRV E- Rs 9.90 lakhs
Honda BRV S- Rs 10.99 lakhs
Honda BRV V- Rs 11.85 lakhs
Honda BRV VX- Rs 12.90 lakhs
Here’re the ones from Hyundai Creta with their price and variants;
Hyundai Creta 1.6 VTVT Base – Rs 9.16 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 VTVT S – Rs 10.32 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 VTVT SX Plus – Rs 11.84 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 VTVT AT SX Plus – Rs 12.87 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 CRDI SX – Rs 12.37 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 CRDI SX Plus – Rs 13.37 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 CRDI SXOption – Rs 14.43 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.6 CRDI AT SX Plus – Rs 14.50 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.4 CRDI Base – Rs 9.99 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.4 CRDI S – Rs 11.21 lakhs
Hyundai Creta 1.4 CRDI S Plus – Rs 12.11 lakhs
Guess, these two match up quite perfectly, don’t they? Give your thoughts down below in the comment box.