Citroen C3 vs Tata Altroz Comparison

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    Citroen C3
    Citroen C3
    Rs8.15 Lakh*
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    Rs10.00 Lakh*
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Citroen C3 vs Tata Altroz

Should you buy Citroen C3 or Tata Altroz? 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 Tata Altroz price starts Rs 6.30 Lakh ex-showroom for XE (Petrol). C3 has 1199 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Altroz has 1497 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the C3 has a mileage of 19.8 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the Altroz has a mileage of 23.03 kmpl (Petrol top model).

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Basic Information
Brand Name
On Road Price
Rs.9,14,799*
Rs.11,16,833#
Offers & DiscountNo
2 Offers
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User Rating
4.4
Based on 64 Reviews
4.6
Based on 958 Reviews
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.17,422
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Rs.22,169
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Insurance
Rs.42,749
C3 Insurance
Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
-
Rs.3,809
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
1.2L PureTech Turbo
1.2 L Revotron
Displacement (cc)
1199
1199
No Of Cylinder
Fast ChargingNo
-
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
108.62@5500rpm
84.88bhp@6000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
190Nm@1750rpm
113Nm@3300rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Turbo ChargerYesNo
Transmission Type
Manual
Automatic
Gear Box
6 Speed
6-Speed DCT
Mild HybridNo
-
Drive TypeNoNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
19.4 kmpl
18.53 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
30.0 (Litres)
37.0 (Litres)
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)No
123.99
Drag CoefficientNoNo

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Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut with Coil Spring
Independent MacPherson dual path strut with coil spring
Rear Suspension
Rear Twist Beam with Coil Spring
Twist beam with coil spring and shock absorber
Steering Type
Electric
Electric
Steering Column
Tilt
Tilt
Turning Radius (Metres)
4.98
5.0
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Drum
Drum
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
123.99
Braking (100-0kmph)
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42.22m
verified
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Tyre Size
195/65 R15
185/60 R16
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
15
-
Alloy Wheel Size
-
16
0-100Kmph (Tested)
-
18.25s
verified
Quarter Mile (Tested)
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20.92s @ 107.53kmph
verified
City driveability (20-80kmph)
-
9.69s
verified
Braking (80-0 kmph)
-
26.28m
verified
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
3981
3990
Width (mm)
1733
1755
Height (mm)
1586
1523
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
-
165
Wheel Base (mm)
2540
2501
Kerb Weight (kg)
1035
-
Grossweight (kg)
1435
-
Seating Capacity
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
315
345
No. of Doors
5
5
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Power BootNo
-
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNo
-
Automatic Climate ControlNoYes
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 HeadrestNoYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNoYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsNoYes
Cup Holders FrontNo
-
Cup Holders RearNo
-
Rear AC VentsNoYes
Heated Seats FrontNo
-
Heated Seats RearNo
-
Seat Lumbar SupportNoYes
Active Noise CancellationNo
-
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlNoYes
Parking Sensors
Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemNoYes
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 ButtonNoYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
-
Voice ControlNoYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNo
-
USB Charger
Front & Rear
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
-
Central Console ArmrestNo
With Storage
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Hands-Free TailgateNo
-
Gear Shift IndicatorYes
-
Rear CurtainNo
-
Luggage Hook And NetNo
-
Battery SaverNo
-
Lane Change IndicatorNo
-
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
Cabin Central Lock/Unlock Switch,Stylish Wearable Key,Xpress Cool,Steering Mounted Instrument Cluster Control,Rear power Outlet
Massage SeatsNo
-
Memory Function SeatsNo
-
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNo
-
Drive Modes
0
-
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Interior
TachometerNoYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsNoYes
Fabric UpholsteryYesNo
Leather Steering WheelNoYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorNoYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
-
Cigarette LighterNo
-
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
-
Driving Experience Control EcoNoNo
Folding Table In The RearNo
-
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNo
-
Dual Tone DashboardNoNo
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
Premium Granite Black Interior Theme,Premium Black and Grey interiors,Metal Finish Inside Door Handles,17.78cm TFT Digital Instrument Cluster,Mood Lighting(Driver & Co-Driver Side Footwell),Mood Lighting(Dashboard Island),15L Cooled Glove box with illumination,Rear Parcel Tray,Umbrella Holders in Front Doors,Sunglass Holder,Driver Foot rest,Printed Roofliner,Premium Knitted Roofliner
Exterior
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 ColorsArcade GreyHigh Street GoldOpera BlueDowntown RedAvenue WhiteHarbour BlueCosmo Dark+2 MoreAltroz Colors
Body Type
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontNoYes
Fog Lights RearNoYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorNoYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorYesNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorNoYes
Headlamp WashersNo
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Rain Sensing WiperNoYes
Rear Window WiperNoYes
Rear Window WasherNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerNoYes
Wheel CoversYesNo
Alloy WheelsNoYes
Power AntennaYesYes
Tinted GlassNo
-
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNo
-
Roof CarrierNo
-
Sun RoofNo
-
Moon RoofNo
-
Side StepperNo
-
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsNo
-
Integrated AntennaNo
-
Chrome GrilleNo
-
Chrome GarnishNo
-
Dual Tone Body ColourYes
-
Smoke HeadlampsNo
-
Projector HeadlampsNoYes
Halogen HeadlampsYesYes
Cornering HeadlampsNo
-
Cornering FoglampsNoYes
Roof RailYes
-
Heated Wing MirrorNo
-
LED DRLsYesYes
LED HeadlightsNo
-
LED TaillightsNo
-
LED Fog LampsNo
-
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
Body Coloured Bumpers & Door Handles,C-Pillar Mounted Rear Door Handles,Piano Black ORVM with Chrome accent,Dual Chamber Projector Headlamps,R16 Leaser Alloy wheels,Piano Black Applique on Tailgate and Integrated Spoiler,Black Contrast Roof,Flat Type Front Wiper Blades
Tyre Size
195/65 R15
185/60 R16
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
15
-
Alloy Wheel Size
-
16
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYes
-
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmNoYes
No Of Airbags
2
2
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontNo
-
Side Airbag RearNo
-
Day Night Rear View MirrorNo
-
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 MonitorNoYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemNo
-
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankNo
-
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsNoYes
Clutch LockNo
-
EBDYesYes
Electronic Stability ControlNo
-
Advance Safety Features
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5 Star Global NCAP Safety Rating,Advanced ABS 9.3 with Corner Stability Control,Brake Sway Control,Puncture Repair Kit,Voice Alerts - Door open(For all Doors),Tailagte open,Driver seat Belt Reminder,Drive Mode Engaged,Drive Away Locking,Mechanical Child Safety Lock on Rear Doors,Dual Horn,Loaction Based Services,Vehicle urity,Live Vehicle Diagnostic,Gamification
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoYes
Rear CameraNoYes
Anti Theft DeviceNo
-
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNo
-
Speed AlertYesYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
Knee AirbagsNo
-
Isofix Child Seat MountsNoYes
Heads Up DisplayNo
-
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsNoYes
Sos Emergency AssistanceNo
-
Blind Spot MonitorNo
-
Lane Watch CameraNo
-
Geo Fence AlertNo
-
Hill Descent ControlNo
-
Hill AssistNo
-
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
4
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
-
Additional Features
Citroën Connect Touchscreen (26cm) Onboard Voice Assistant
17.78cm Floating Dashtop Harman Infotainment,4 Tweeters,Voice Coand Recognition - Climate control,Smartphone Integration with Connectnext App Suite,Whatsapp and text message Readout,Navigation with turn by turn Prompt on Instrument Cluster,Personalized Wallpaper,Hindi/English/Hinglish Voice Assist,OK Google and SIRI Connection via Bluetooth,iRA - Connected Car Technology,What3Words - Address Based Navigation
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.

    Tata Altroz

    • Turbo-petrol engine offers enjoyable performance
    • Five-star safety rating
    • Leatherette upholstery makes the cabin feel more premium
    • Best-in-class ride and handling package
    • Automatic transmission is smooth and takes the stress out of 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.

    Tata Altroz

    • Premium features like ventilated seats, wireless changer, and sunroof still missing
    • Cabin insulation is lacking
    • Naturally-aspirated petrol engine lacks power and refinement
    • Automatic not offered with turbo-petrol engine

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