Honda Amaze vs Kia Sonet

Should you buy Honda Amaze or Kia Sonet? 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. Honda Amaze price starts at Rs 7.16 Lakh ex-showroom for E (Petrol) and Kia Sonet price starts Rs 7.99 Lakh ex-showroom for HTE (Petrol). Amaze has 1199 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Sonet has 1493 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Amaze has a mileage of 18.6 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the Sonet has a mileage of - (Petrol top model).

Amaze Vs Sonet

Key HighlightsHonda AmazeKia Sonet
On Road PriceRs.11,10,674*Rs.16,87,341*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)1199998
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Honda Amaze vs Kia Sonet Comparison

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        Honda Amaze
        Honda Amaze
        Rs9.92 Lakh*
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            Kia Sonet
            Kia Sonet
            Rs14.69 Lakh*
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            rs9.92 Lakh*
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          • X-line Turbo DCT
            rs14.69 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.11,10,674*
          Rs.16,87,341*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.21,731/month
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          Rs.32,870/month
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          Insurance
          User Rating
          4.2
          Based on 277 Reviews
          4.6
          Based on 36 Reviews
          Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
          Rs.5,468
          -
          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          i-VTEC
          Smartstream G1.0 TGDi
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          1199
          998
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          88.50bhp@6000rpm
          118bhp@6000rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          110Nm@4800rpm
          172Nm@1500-4000rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Fuel Supply System
          Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
          -
          GDi
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          -
          Yes
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          CVT
          7-Speed DCT
          Drive Type
          FWD
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          18.3
          -
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          35
          45
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          160
          -
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          McPherson Strut, Coil Spring
          McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
          Rear Suspension
          Torsion Bar, Coil Spring
          Coupled Torsion beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring
          Steering Type
          Electric
          Electric
          Steering Column
          Tilt
          Tilt
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          4.7
          -
          Front Brake Type
          Disc
          Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Drum
          Disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          160
          -
          Tyre Size
          175/65 R15
          215/60 R16
          Tyre Type
          Radial, Tubeless
          Radial Tubeless
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          R15
          16
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          -
          16
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          3995
          3995
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1695
          1790
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1501
          1642
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2741
          2445
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          957
          -
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          420
          385
          No. of Doors
          4
          5
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power Steering
          Mechanism that reduces the effort needed to operate the steering wheel. Offered in various types, including hydraulic and electric.
          YesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Automatic Climate ControlYesYes
          Air Quality Control
          Air filters, also known as air purifiers, purify the air of the cabin by absorbing any harmful or contaminated particles.
          YesYes
          Remote Engine Start/Stop
          Allows you to start//stop the car remotely, via the key fob or the carmaker's mobile app, without entering the car.
          -
          Yes
          Accessory Power Outlet
          12V power socket to power your appliances, like phones or tyre inflators.
          Yes
          -
          Trunk Light
          Lighting for the boot area. It usually turns on automatically when the boot is opened.
          YesYes
          Vanity Mirror
          A mirror, usually located behind the passenger sun shade, used to check one's appearance. More expensive cars will have these on the driver's side and some cars even have this feature for rear seat passengers too.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Reading Lamp
          -
          Yes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable Headrest
          Unlike fixed headrests, these can be moved up or down to offer the ideal resting position for the occupant's head.
          YesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
          A foldable armrest for the rear passengers, usually in the middle, which also comprises cup holders or other small storage spaces. When not in use, it can be folded back into the seat, so that an additional occupant can be seated.
          Yes
          -
          Cup Holders Front
          Storage spaces that are specifically designed to hold cups or beverage cans. Sometimes these can be cooled and heated too.
          YesYes
          Cup Holders RearYes
          -
          Rear AC Vents
          Dedicated AC vents for the rear passengers, usually located between the front seats. Helps cool the rear compartment, while offering passengers the option to control the flow. Some rear AC vents allow for fan speed control.
          -
          Yes
          Multifunction Steering Wheel
          A steering wheel that has many buttons to control various functions of the infotainment system and key car functions like cruise control. This allows the driver to manage these functions without taking their hands off the steering wheel.
          YesYes
          Cruise ControlNoYes
          Parking Sensors
          Sensors on the vehicle's exterior that use either ultrasonic or electromagnetic waves bouncing off objects to alert the driver of obstacles while parking.
          Rear
          Front & Rear
          Foldable Rear Seat
          Rear seats that can be folded down to create additional storage space.
          -
          60:40 Split
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          -
          Voice CommandYes
          -
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Central Console Armrest
          An added convenince feature to rest one's hand on, while also offering features like cupholders or a small storage space.
          Yes
          With Storage
          Tailgate Ajar
          A warning to indicate that the vehicle's boot or tailgate isnt properly closed.
          Yes
          -
          Hands-Free Tailgate
          A tailgate that, in most cases, can be opened automatically by swiping your foot under the rear bumper.
          -
          No
          Gear Shift Indicator
          A display that shows the current gear the car is in. More advanced versions also suggest the most prefered gear for better efficiency.
          -
          No
          Battery Saver
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Driver Side Power Door Lock Master Switch,Rear Headrest(Fixed, Pillow)
          Sunglass Holder, Assist Grips, Coat hook, Rear parcel shelf, Eco Coating, Auto antiglare (ECM) rear view mirror, Seatback Pocket Driver & Passenger
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Unlike standard power windows, this one allows you to roll up/down the window fully with a single press of the button.
          Driver's Window
          All
          Drive Modes
          -
          3
          Rear Window Sunblind
          -
          Yes
          Drive Mode Types
          -
          ECO|NORMAL|SPORTS
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          -
          Front
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Interior
          Photo Comparison
          Steering Wheel
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital Odometer
          A meter that keeps track of the total kilometres a vehicle has travelled. This cannot be reset by an owner and serves as a record for tracking service intervals and waranty validity, and also is important when selling the vehicle.
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Advanced Multi-Information Combination Meter,MID Screen Size (7.0cmX3.2cm),Outside Temperature Display,Average Fuel Consumption Display,Instantaneous Fuel Consumption Display,Cruising Range Display,Dual Trip Meter,Meter Illumination Control,Shift Position Indicator,Meter Ring Garnish(Satin Silver Plating),Satin Silver Ornamentation on Dashboard,Satin Silver Door Ornamentation,Inside Door Handle(Silver),Satin Silver Finish on AC Outlet Ring,Chrome Finish AC Vent Knobs,Steering Wheel Satin Silver Garnish,Door Lining with Fabric Pad,Dual Tone Instrument Panel (Black & Beige),Dual Tone Door Panel (Black & Beige),Seat Fabric(Premium Beige with Stitch),Trunk Lid Lining Inside Cover,Front Map Lamp,Interior Light,Card/Ticket Holder in Glovebox,Grab Rails,Elite Edition Seat Cover,Elite Edition Step illumination,
          Leatherette wrapped D-cut steering wheel with Sonet logo, High gloss black finish AC vents garnish, Sporty Alloy Pedals, Connected Infotainment & Cluster Design - Black High Gloss, Leatherette Wrapped Gear Knob, Leatherette wrapped Door armrest, Sporty All Black Roof Lining, Silver Painted Door Handles, LED Ambient Sound Lighting, Sage Green Leatherette Seats, All Black Interiors with Xclusive Sage Green Inserts
          Digital Cluster
          -
          Full
          Digital Cluster Size (Inch)
          -
          10.25
          Upholstery
          Fabric
          Leatherette
          Exterior
          Photo Comparison
          Rear Right Side
          Available ColorsRedPlatinum White PearlLunar Silver MetallicGolden Brown MetallicMeteoroid Grey MetallicRadiant Red Metallic+1 MoreAmaze ColorsGlacier White PearlSparkling SilverPewter OliveIntense RedAurora Black PearlMatte GraphiteImperial BlueGlacier White Pearl With Aurora Black PearlGravity GrayIntense Red With Aurora Black Pearl+5 MoreSonet Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYes
          -
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror
          Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
          No
          -
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          A vehicle's rear-view mirrors that can open and close at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Wheel Covers
          -
          No
          Alloy Wheels
          Lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Tinted Glass
          Tinted glass refers to a coating or film applied to a car's glass area that either reflects heat from entering the cabin or improves privacy for those inside the car by reducing visibility from outside, or both.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Spoiler
          Increases downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars, however, they're used simply for looks.
          -
          Yes
          Sun Roof
          A glass panel on the roof of a vehicle, either just over the front seats or extending further backward towards the rear.
          -
          Yes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          An additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle that warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          YesYes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Projector Headlamps
          Projector headlights are high-performance headlights that use a special lens to focus the headlight beam better, improving visibility.
          Yes
          -
          Halogen HeadlampsNoYes
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          -
          Yes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area, enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          YesYes
          Additional Features
          Headlamp Integrated Signature LED Position Lights,Premium Rear Combination Lamps(C-Shaped LED),Sleek Chrome Fog Lamp Garnish,Sleek Solid Wing Face Front Chrome Grille,Body Coloured Front & Rear Bumper,Premium Chrome Garnish on Rear Bumper,Reflectors on Rear Bumper,Outer Door Handles Finish(Chrome),Body Coloured Door Mirrors,Black Sash Tape on B-Pillar,Front & Rear Mudguard,Side Step Garnish,Trunk Spoiler with LED,Front Fender Garnish,Elite Edition Badge,
          Silver Brake Caliper, Body Color Front & Rear bumper, Glossy Black Delta garnish, High Mount Stop Lamp, Sporty Crystal Cut Alloy Wheels, Kia Signature Tiger nose grille with Knurled Xclusive Black High Gloss Surround, Xclusive Sporty Aero DynamicFront & Rear Skid Plates with black high glossy accents, Side Moulding - Black, Black High Glossy Door garnish, Xclusive Piano Black Outside mirror, Body colour outside door handle, Glossy Black Roof Rack
          Fog Lights
          Front
          Front
          Antenna
          Shark Fin
          Shark Fin
          Sunroof
          -
          Single Pane
          Boot Opening
          Electronic
          -
          Tyre Size
          175/65 R15
          215/60 R16
          Tyre Type
          Radial, Tubeless
          Radial Tubeless
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking System
          A safety system that prevents a car's wheels from locking up during hard braking to maintain steering control.
          YesYes
          Brake Assist
          -
          Yes
          Central LockingYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          2
          6
          Driver Airbag
          An inflatable air bag located within the steering wheel that automatically deploys during a collision, to protect the driver from physical injury
          YesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontNoYes
          Side Airbag RearNo
          -
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          A rearview mirror that can be adjusted to reduce glare from headlights behind the vehicle at night.
          YesYes
          Seat Belt Warning
          A warning buzzer that reminds passengers to buckle their seat belts.
          YesYes
          Door Ajar Warning
          A function that alerts the driver when any of the doors are open or not properly closed.
          YesYes
          Traction Control
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Pressure Monitor
          This feature monitors the pressure inside each tyre, alerting the driver when one or more tyre loses pressure.
          YesYes
          Engine Immobilizer
          A security feature that prevents unauthorized access to the car's engine.
          YesYes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) Body Structure,Key Off Reminder,Horn Type(Dual),Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Display in Honda Connect App),Anti Fog Film on ORVM,Tyre Inflator,
          Emergency stop signal, Vehicle Stability Management, Front & Rear All seat 3-Point Seat Belts with Reminder, ADAS Level-1 with 10 Autonomous Features, Forward Collison-Avoidance Assist-Car (FCA-Car/Pedestrian/Cyclist, Lane Following Assist, Sleek LED Fog lamps, Xclusive Black High Glossy Fog Lamp cover
          Rear Camera
          A camera at the rear of the car to help with parking safely.
          With Guidedlines
          With Guidedlines
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          Windows that stop closing if they sense an obstruction (usually the hands of occupants), preventing injuries.
          Driver
          All Windows
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Isofix Child Seat Mounts
          A secure attachment system to fix child seats directly on the chassis of the car.
          YesYes
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
          These mechanisms tighten up the seatbelts, or reduces their force till a certain threshold, so as to hold the occupants in place during sudden acceleration or braking.
          Driver and Passenger
          -
          Blind Spot Monitor
          A function of ADAS that uses radar to alert the driver if there are vehicles behind them that aren't fully visible in their mirror.
          -
          Yes
          Hill Assist
          A feature that helps prevent a car from rolling backward on a hill.
          -
          Yes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYes
          360 View Camera
          -
          Yes
          Curtain Airbag
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Brakeforce DistributionYesYes
          ADAS
          Forward Collision Warning
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist
          -
          Yes
          Lane Departure Warning
          -
          Yes
          Lane Keep Assist
          -
          Yes
          Driver Attention Warning
          -
          Yes
          Leading Vehicle Departure Alert
          -
          Yes
          Adaptive High Beam Assist
          -
          Yes
          Advance Internet
          E-Call & I-Call
          -
          No
          Over the Air (OTA) Updates
          -
          Yes
          Google / Alexa Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          6.9
          10.25
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          No. of Speakers
          4
          4
          Additional Features
          Weblink,
          AI Voice Recognition System, BOSE premium 7 speaker system with dynamic speed compensation, Voice Recognition with Kia Connect, Smart Pure Air Purifier with Virus Protection, Bluetooth multi connection
          Usb Ports
          Front&Rear
          C-Type
          Auxillary InputNo
          -
          Tweeter
          -
          2
          Subwoofer
          -
          1
          Touch Screen Rear
          -
          No
          Rear Touch Screen SizeNo
          -
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          Pros and Cons

          • Pros
          • Cons

            Honda Amaze

            • One of the better looking sedans in the segment
            • Punchy diesel engine
            • Automatic option with both engines
            • Comfortable ride quality
            • Rear seat experience

            Kia Sonet

            • Looks better than before with a better lighting setup.
            • Added features, borrowed from a segment above, make it the most loaded SUV in its segment.
            • Most number of powertrain options in the segment, with 3 engines and 4 transmission options to choose from.
            • One of the best all rounders in the segment.

            Honda Amaze

            • Lackluster petrol engine
            • Misses some features like auto-dimming IRVM and adjustable rear headrests

            Kia Sonet

            • Borrowing powertrains and features from a segment above has made it pretty expensive.
            • Cabin insulation could have been better.
            • Turbo-petrol engine option, in Sport mode, feels jerky to drive in traffic.
            • Rear seats could have had better cushioning for added comfort.

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          Honda Amaze price starts at Rs 7.16 Lakh & Kia Sonet price starts at Rs 7.99 Lakh in New Delhi. Honda Amaze is cheaper between these two cars.
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