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Kia Seltos vs Tata Zest

Should you buy Kia Seltos or Tata Zest? 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. Kia Seltos and Tata Zest ex-showroom price starts at Rs 9.69 Lakh for HTE G (Petrol) and Rs 5.82 Lakh for Revotron 1.2T XE (Petrol). Seltos has 1497 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Zest has 1248 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Seltos has a mileage of 20.8 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the Zest has a mileage of 22.95 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.18,80,455#
Rs.10,48,049*
Rs.17,06,534#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1493
1248
1956
Available ColorsIntense Red Punchy OrangeSteel Silver With Aurora Black PearlClear WhiteGlacier WhiteSteel SilverAurora Black PearlGlacier White Pearl With Punchy OrangeIntelligence BlueGlacier White Pearl With Aurora Black Pearl+7 MoreSky GreyPristine WhiteVenetian RedTitanium GreyPlatinum SilverBuzz Blue+1 MoreBurgundy Red MetallicStarry BlackAurora SilverGlaze RedCandy White
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
113.4bhp@4000rpm
88.7bhp@4000rpm
168bhp@3750rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
17.8 kmpl
21.58 kmpl
17.41 kmpl
User Rating
4.4
Based on 280 Reviews
4.3
Based on 179 Reviews
4.6
Based on 602 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
433
390
No
Fuel Tank Capacity
50Litres
44Litres
60Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Manual
Offers & DiscountNoNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.36,377
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Rs.20,269
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Rs.33,151
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Insurance
Rs.58,660
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Rs.45,398
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Rs.80,774
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
Rs.4,696
Rs.5,193
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Photo Comparison
Headlight
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Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Automatic Climate ControlYesYesNo
Air Quality ControlYesNoNo
Remote Trunk Opener
-
NoNo
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
-
NoNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesNo
Vanity MirrorYesYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesNoYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestYes
-
-
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesNoYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYesNo
Cup Holders RearYesNoYes
Rear AC VentsYesNoYes
Heated Seats FrontNoNoNo
Heated Seats RearNoNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesNoNo
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesNoYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
No
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesNoNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesNoNo
Glove Box CoolingNoNoYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front Door
Front Door
Voice ControlYesYesNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNoNoNo
USB Charger
Front & Rear
No
Front & Rear
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNoNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
NoYes
Tailgate AjarYesNoNo
Gear Shift Indicator
-
YesNo
Rear CurtainYesNoYes
Luggage Hook And NetNoNoNo
Battery Saver
-
NoNo
Lane Change Indicator
-
NoNo
Additional Features
-
Sun Visor Of Co Driver Side
Foldable Key
Reverse Park Guide Display
-
Massage SeatsNoNoNo
Memory Function Seats
-
NoNo
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
No
-1
Autonomous Parking
-
NoNo
Drive Modes
-
0
0
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake Assist
-
NoYes
Central LockingYesYes
-
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft Alarm
-
Yes
-
No Of Airbags
2
-
-
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontNoNoNo
Side Airbag RearNoNoNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNo
-
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen Headlamps
-
YesNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Traction Control
-
NoYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesNoNo
Vehicle Stability Control System
-
NoYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
-
Crash SensorYesYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesNoNo
Clutch Lock
-
NoNo
EBDYesYesYes
Advance Safety Features
-
Light off and key in reminder, buzzer
CSC
Speed Warning Alert
Follow Me Home Headlamps
-
NoYes
Rear CameraYesNoYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
-
Anti Pinch Power Windows
-
No
-
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYesYes
Knee AirbagsNoNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNoYes
Heads Up Display
-
NoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYesYes
Blind Spot Monitor
-
NoNo
Hill Descent Control
-
NoNo
Hill Assist
-
NoYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
-
-
No
360 View Camera
-
NoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd Player
-
YesNo
Cd Changer
-
NoNo
Dvd Player
-
NoNo
RadioYesYesYes
Audio System Remote Control
-
YesNo
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYesYes
Wireless Phone ChargingYes
-
-
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Touch Screen Size
10.25 inch
-
-
Connectivity
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
SD Card Reader
Android Auto
Apple Car PlayYes
-
-
Internal Storage
-
NoNo
Number Of Speaker
8
4
4
Rear Entertainment System
-
NoNo
Additional Features
-
ConnectNext Infotainment System By Harman
Tweeters 4
Phonebook Access
Call Logs (Incoming, Outgoing, Missed)
Audio Streaming
Call Reject With SMS Feature
Conference Call
Incoming SMS Notifications and Read-Outs
Controls Of FATC On Touchscreen
Videoplayback and Image Viewer Via USB and SD Card
Voice Coand Recognition
Segmented Multi-Info Display
-
Interior
TachometerYesYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYesYes
Leather SeatsYesNoNo
Fabric UpholsteryNoYesYes
Leather Steering WheelYesNoNo
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYes
-
-
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesNoNo
Cigarette LighterNoNoNo
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
NoNo
Driving Experience Control Eco
-
NoNo
Folding Table In The RearNoNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsYesNoNo
Dual Tone DashboardYesNoNo
Additional Features
-
Rugby Shoulder Seats
Aluminum Finish Gear Shift Lever
Key Ring Illumination
Door Co-Ordinated Cabin Lights
Door Trim With Fabric Inserts
Storage Drawer Under Co Driver Seat
Door Open Display
Distance To Empty Info
Digital Fuel Gauge
Ambient Temperature Display
Dual tone Java Black and Latte Interior Scheme
Door-Open Display
LED Bar Graph Fuel and Temperature Gauge
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Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoYesYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesNoNo
Rain Sensing WiperYesNoNo
Rear Window WiperYesNoYes
Rear Window WasherYesNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)YesYesYes
Power AntennaYesNoNo
Tinted GlassNoNoNo
Rear SpoilerYesNoYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNoNo
Sun RoofYesNoNo
Moon RoofNoNoNo
Side StepperNoNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleNoYesNo
Chrome GarnishYesNoNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNoNo
Roof RailYesNoYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Projector Headlights,LED Tail lamps,LED Light Guides
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
Trunk Opener
-
Lever
-
Heated Wing Mirror
-
NoNo
Additional Features
-
Body coloured door handles
Chrome Weather Strip On Windows
-
Tyre Size
215/60 R17
185/60 R15
215/60 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Radial
Wheel Size (Inch)
-
-
r17
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
17
15
17
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)No
12.53 kmpl
No
Mileage (ARAI)
17.8 kmpl
21.58 kmpl
17.41 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
50
44
60
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
No
Top Speed (Kmph)No
160.77
No
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
-
Quadrajet Engine
-
Displacement (cc)
1493
1248
1956
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
113.4bhp@4000rpm
88.7bhp@4000rpm
168bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
250nm@1500-2750rpm
200Nm@1750-3000rpm
350Nm@1750-2500rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
-
DOHC
-
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
-
Turbo Charger
-
YesYes
Super Charger
-
No
-
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Manual
Gear Box
6-Speed
5 Speed
6 Speed
Drive Type
2WD
FWD
No
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4315
3995
4655
Width (mm)
1800
1706
1835
Height (mm)
1645
1570
1760
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
-
170
-
Wheel Base (mm)
2610
2470
2750
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1155
-
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
433
390
-
No. of Doors
5
4
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
McPherson Strut & Coil Spring
MacPherson Strut
Mcpherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Coupled Torsion Beam Axle with Coil Spring
Twist Beam
Torsion Beam
Shock Absorbers Type
-
Coil springs
-
Steering Type
Power
Power
-
Steering Column
-
Tilt
Tilt
Steering Gear Type
-
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
-
5.1
-
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Drum
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
160.77
-
Acceleration (Seconds)
11.8
14.75
-
Braking Time
-
46.93m
-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
-
Tyre Size
215/60 R17
185/60 R15
215/60 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
R17
Alloy Wheel Size
17 inch
15 Inch
17 Inch
Acc 30 to 70 Kmph 3rd Gear
-
8.59
-
Acc 40 to 80 Kmph 4th Gear
-
19.88
-
Braking Time 60 to 0 Kmph
-
30.34m
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