Citroen C3 vs Maruti S-Presso Comparison

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    Citroen C3
    Citroen C3
    Rs8.15 Lakh*
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    Rs5.99 Lakh*
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Citroen C3 vs Maruti S-Presso

Should you buy Citroen C3 or Maruti S-Presso? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Citroen C3 price starts at Rs 5.71 Lakh ex-showroom for Puretech 82 Live (Petrol) and Maruti S-Presso price starts Rs 4.25 Lakh ex-showroom for STD (Petrol). C3 has 1199 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while S-Presso has 998 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the C3 has a mileage of 19.8 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the S-Presso has a mileage of 21.7 kmpl (Petrol top model).

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Basic Information
Brand Name
On Road Price
Rs.9,14,799*
Rs.6,56,892#
Offers & DiscountNo
2 Offers
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User Rating
4.4
Based on 64 Reviews
4.3
Based on 304 Reviews
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.17,422
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Rs.12,943
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Insurance
Rs.42,749
C3 Insurance
Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
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Rs.3,560
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
1.2L PureTech Turbo
K10C
Displacement (cc)
1199
998
No Of Cylinder
Fast ChargingNo
-
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
108.62@5500rpm
65.71bhp@5500rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
190Nm@1750rpm
89Nm@3500rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Turbo ChargerYes
-
Transmission Type
Manual
Automatic
Gear Box
6 Speed
AGS
Mild HybridNo
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Drive TypeNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Mileage (City)No
16.5 kmpl
verified
Mileage (ARAI)
19.4 kmpl
21.7 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
30.0 (Litres)
27.0 (Litres)
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)NoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNo

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Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut with Coil Spring
MacPherson Strut with Coil Spring
Rear Suspension
Rear Twist Beam with Coil Spring
Torsion Beam with Coil Spring
Steering Type
Electric
Power
Steering Column
Tilt
-
Turning Radius (Metres)
4.98
4.5
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Drum
Drum
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Tyre Size
195/65 R15
165/70 R14
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Wheel Size
15
14
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
3981
3565
Width (mm)
1733
1520
Height (mm)
1586
1567
Wheel Base (mm)
2540
2380
Front Tread (mm)
-
1316
Rear Tread (mm)
-
1318
Kerb Weight (kg)
1035
736-775
Grossweight (kg)
1435
1170
Seating Capacity
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
315
-
No. of Doors
5
5
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYes
-
Power BootNo
-
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNo
-
Automatic Climate ControlNo
-
Air Quality ControlNo
-
Remote Climate Control (A/C)No
-
Remote Trunk OpenerNo
-
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerNo
-
Remote Engine Start/StopNo
-
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightNo
-
Remote Horn & Light ControlNo
-
Vanity MirrorYes
-
Rear Reading LampNo
-
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestNo
-
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNo
-
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsNo
-
Cup Holders FrontNo
-
Cup Holders RearNo
-
Rear AC VentsNo
-
Heated Seats FrontNo
-
Heated Seats RearNo
-
Seat Lumbar SupportNo
-
Active Noise CancellationNo
-
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlNo
-
Parking Sensors
Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemNo
-
Find My Car LocationNo
-
Real-Time Vehicle TrackingNo
-
Foldable Rear Seat
Bench Folding
Bench Folding
Smart Access Card EntryNo
-
Smart Key BandNo
-
Engine Start Stop ButtonNo
-
Glove Box CoolingNo
-
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front Door
Voice ControlNoYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNo
-
USB Charger
Front & Rear
-
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
-
Central Console ArmrestNo
-
Tailgate AjarYes
-
Hands-Free TailgateNo
-
Gear Shift IndicatorYesNo
Rear CurtainNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNo
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Lane Change IndicatorNo
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Additional Features
Front Windscreen Wipers - Intermittent,Bag Support Hooks in Boot (3 ),Parcel Shelf,Driver And Front Passenger Seat Back Pocket,Co-Driver Side Sun Visor with Vanity Mirror,Smartphone Storage - Rear Console,Smartphone Charger Wire Guide on Instrument Panel
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Massage SeatsNo
-
Memory Function SeatsNo
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One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
-
Autonomous ParkingNo
-
Drive Modes
0
-
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYes
-
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Interior
TachometerNo
-
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsNo
-
Fabric UpholsteryYesYes
Leather Steering WheelNo
-
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorNo
-
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
-
Cigarette LighterNo
-
Digital OdometerYes
-
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
-
Driving Experience Control EcoNo
-
Folding Table In The RearNo
-
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYes
-
Ventilated SeatsNo
-
Dual Tone DashboardNo
-
Additional Features
Interior Environment - Single Tone Black,Rubic/Hexalight Seat Upholstry - Fabric (Bolster/Insert),AC Knobs - Satin Chrome Accents,Parking brake Lever Tip - Satin Chrome,Instrument Panel - Deco (Anodized Grey / Anodized Orange,AC Vents (Side) - Glossy Black Outer Ring,Insider Door Handles - Satin Chrome,Satin Chrome Accents - IP, AC Vents Inner Part, Gear lever surround, Steering wheel,Digital Cluster,Distance to Empty,Average Fuel Consumption,Front Roof Lamp
Dynamic Centre Console,High Seating for Coanding Drive View,Front Cabin Lamp(3 Positions),Sunvisor(Dr + Co.Dr),Digital Display in the Instrument Cluster,Fuel Consumption(Instantaneous & Average),Distance to Empty
Exterior
Photo Comparison
Wheel
Available ColorsPlatinum GreySteel Gray With Platinum GreyZesty OrangePolar White With Platinum GreyZesty Orange With Platinum GreySteel Grey With Zesty OrangePolar White With Zesty OrangePolar WhiteSteel GreyPlatinum Gray With Zesty Orange+5 MoreC3 ColorsSolid Fire RedMetallic Graphite GreyMetallic silky silverSolid WhiteSolid Sizzle OrangePearl Starry Blue+1 MoreS-Presso Colors
Body Type
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontNo
-
Fog Lights RearNo
-
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorNoYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorYesNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorNo
-
Headlamp WashersNo
-
Rain Sensing WiperNo
-
Rear Window WiperNo
-
Rear Window WasherNo
-
Rear Window DefoggerNo
-
Wheel CoversYesYes
Alloy WheelsNo
-
Power AntennaYesYes
Tinted GlassNo
-
Rear SpoilerYes
-
Removable Or Convertible TopNo
-
Roof CarrierNo
-
Sun RoofNo
-
Moon RoofNo
-
Side StepperNo
-
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsNo
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Integrated AntennaNo
-
Chrome GrilleNo
-
Chrome GarnishNo
-
Dual Tone Body ColourYes
-
Smoke HeadlampsNo
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Projector HeadlampsNo
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Halogen HeadlampsYesYes
Cornering HeadlampsNo
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Cornering FoglampsNo
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Roof RailYes
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Heated Wing MirrorNo
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LED DRLsYes
-
LED HeadlightsNo
-
LED TaillightsNo
-
LED Fog LampsNo
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Additional Features
Chrome Front Panel: Brand Emblems - Chevron,Front Grill - Matte Black,Body Coloured Front & Rear Bumpers,Side Turn Indicators on Fender,Body Side Sill Panel,'TESSERA' Full Wheel Cover,Sash Tape - A/B Pillar,Body Coloured Outside Door Handles,High Gloss Black Outside Door Mirrors,Wheel Arch Cladding,Skid Plate - Front,Signature LED Day Time Running Lights,Roof Rails - Glossy Black,Standard Dual Tone Roof
SUV Inspired Bold Front Fascia,Twin Chamber Headlamps,Signature C Shaped Tail Lamps,B-Pillar Black Out Tape,Side Body Cladding,Body Coloured Bumpers,Body Coloured ORVMs,Body Coloured Outside Door Handle
Tyre Size
195/65 R15
165/70 R14
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Wheel Size
15
14
Alloy Wheel Size
-
-
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYes
-
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmNo
-
No Of Airbags
2
2
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontNo
-
Side Airbag RearNo
-
Day Night Rear View MirrorNo
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Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
-
Halogen HeadlampsYesYes
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsNo
-
Front Impact BeamsNo
-
Traction ControlNo
-
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorNo
-
Vehicle Stability Control SystemNo
-
Engine ImmobilizerYes
-
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankNo
-
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsNo
-
Clutch LockNo
-
EBDYesYes
Electronic Stability ControlNoYes
Advance Safety Features
-
HEARTECT Platform,Cabin Air Filter,Pedestrian Protection,Parking Brake Warning
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNo
-
Rear CameraNo
-
Anti Theft DeviceNo
-
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNo
-
Speed AlertYesYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
Knee AirbagsNo
-
Isofix Child Seat MountsNo
-
Heads Up DisplayNo
-
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsNoYes
Sos Emergency AssistanceNo
-
Blind Spot MonitorNo
-
Lane Watch CameraNo
-
Geo Fence AlertNo
-
Hill Descent ControlNo
-
Hill AssistNoYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNo
-
360 View CameraNo
-
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerNo
-
Cd ChangerNo
-
Dvd PlayerNo
-
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlNo
-
Mirror LinkYes
-
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
Wireless Phone ChargingNo
-
USB And Auxiliary InputNoYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Wifi ConnectivityNo
-
CompassNo
-
Touch ScreenYesYes
Touch Screen Size
10 Inch
7 Inch
Connectivity
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android AutoYesYes
Apple Car PlayYesYes
Internal StorageNo
-
Number Of Speaker
4
2
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
-
Additional Features
Citroën Connect Touchscreen (26cm) Onboard Voice Assistant
17.78cm Smartplay Studio Touch Screen Infotainment System
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
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Pros and Cons

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  • Cons

    Citroen C3

    • Quirky styling grabs eyeballs. Lots to customise too.
    • Roomy cabin spacious enough for four 6-footers.
    • Air-conditioning is super strong. Chills you in no time!
    • Comfortable ride quality over a variety of roads. Confident at highway speeds too.

    Maruti S-Presso

    • Space. Can seat four six-footers comfortably.
    • Peppy engine for in-city driving.
    • Spacious 270-litre boot.
    • Good AMT automatic option available
    • Very efficient in city driving.

    Citroen C3

    • No automatic options on offer.
    • No CNG variants available.
    • Lots of missing features. From basics like powered mirrors to essentials like rear wiper/defogger.

    Maruti S-Presso

    • Should have offered more features like a rear camera
    • Floaty feeling at triple digit speeds.
    • Price is on the higher side

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