Kia Sonet vs Maruti FRONX

Should you buy Kia Sonet or Maruti FRONX? 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 Sonet price starts at Rs 7.99 Lakh ex-showroom for HTE (Petrol) and Maruti FRONX price starts Rs 7.51 Lakh ex-showroom for Sigma (Petrol). Sonet has 1493 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while FRONX has 1197 cc (CNG top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Sonet has a mileage of - (Petrol top model)> and the FRONX has a mileage of 28.51 km/kg (Petrol top model).

Sonet Vs FRONX

Key HighlightsKia SonetMaruti FRONX
On Road PriceRs.16,87,341*Rs.14,88,697*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)998998
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Kia Sonet vs Maruti FRONX Comparison

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        Kia Sonet
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        Rs14.69 Lakh*
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            Rs13.04 Lakh*
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              Basic Information
              On-Road Price in New Delhi
              Rs.16,87,341*
              Rs.14,88,697*
              Rs.13,19,263*
              Finance Available (EMI)
              Rs.32,870/month
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              Rs.29,214/month
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              Rs.26,482/month
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              Insurance
              User Rating
              4.6
              Based on 36 Reviews
              4.6
              Based on 425 Reviews
              4.2
              Based on 453 Reviews
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              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
              Smartstream G1.0 TGDi
              1.0L Turbo Boosterjet
              1.0L Turbo
              Displacement (cc)
              The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
              998
              998
              999
              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.
              118bhp@6000rpm
              98.69bhp@5500rpm
              98.63bhp@5000rpm
              Max Torque (nm@rpm)
              The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
              172Nm@1500-4000rpm
              147.6Nm@2000-4500rpm
              152Nm@2200-4400rpm
              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
              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
              -
              MPFi
              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.
              YesYesYes
              Transmission Type
              Automatic
              Automatic
              Automatic
              Gear Box
              7-Speed DCT
              6-Speed AT
              CVT
              Mild Hybrid
              -
              Yes
              -
              Drive Type
              FWD
              FWD
              Fuel & Performance
              Fuel Type
              Petrol
              Petrol
              Petrol
              Mileage City (kmpl)
              -
              -
              14
              Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
              -
              20.01
              18.24
              Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
              45
              37
              40
              Emission Norm Compliance
              BS VI 2.0
              BS VI 2.0
              BS VI 2.0
              Top Speed (kmph)
              -
              180
              155
              Suspension, Steering & Brakes
              Front Suspension
              McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
              MacPherson Strut
              Mac Pherson strut with lower transverse link
              Rear Suspension
              Coupled Torsion beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring
              Torsion Beam
              Twist beam suspension with coil spring
              Steering Type
              Electric
              Electric
              Electric
              Steering Column
              Tilt
              Tilt & Telescopic
              Tilt
              Turning Radius (Metres)
              -
              4.9
              -
              Front Brake Type
              Disc
              Disc
              Disc
              Rear Brake Type
              Disc
              Drum
              Drum
              Top Speed (Kmph)
              -
              180
              155
              Tyre Size
              215/60 R16
              195/60 R16
              195/60 R16
              Tyre Type
              Radial Tubeless
              Radial Tubeless
              Tubeless, Radial
              Wheel Size (Inch)
              -
              No
              -
              Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
              16
              16
              -
              Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
              16
              16
              -
              Dimensions & Capacity
              Length (mm)
              The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
              3995
              3995
              3991
              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
              1790
              1765
              1750
              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
              1642
              1550
              1605
              Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
              The laden ground clearance is the vertical distance between the ground and the lowest point of the car when the car is empty. More ground clearnace means when fully loaded your car won't scrape on tall speedbreakers, or broken roads.
              -
              -
              205
              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.
              2445
              2450
              2450
              Rear Tread (mm)
              The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
              -
              -
              1535
              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.
              -
              1055-1060
              1106
              Grossweight (kg)
              The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
              -
              1480
              -
              Rear Knee Room (Min/Max) (mm)
              The rear knee room of a car is the distance between the back of the front seats and the front of the rear seats. More Knee room is always prefered.
              -
              -
              222
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              Seating Capacity
              5
              5
              5
              Boot Space (Litres)
              385
              308
              405
              No. of Doors
              5
              5
              5
              Comfort & Convenience
              Power SteeringYesYesYes
              Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
              Power Windows RearYesYesYes
              Automatic Climate ControlYesYesYes
              Air Quality ControlYes
              -
              Yes
              Remote Engine Start/StopYes
              -
              -
              Low Fuel Warning Light
              -
              -
              Yes
              Accessory Power Outlet
              -
              -
              Yes
              Trunk LightYes
              -
              -
              Remote Horn & Light Control
              -
              Yes
              -
              Vanity Mirror
              -
              -
              Yes
              Rear Reading LampYesYesYes
              Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
              Adjustable HeadrestYesYesYes
              Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
              -
              -
              Yes
              Cup Holders FrontYesYes
              -
              Cup Holders Rear
              -
              -
              Yes
              Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
              Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
              Cruise ControlYesYesYes
              Parking Sensors
              Front & Rear
              Rear
              Rear
              Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
              -
              Yes
              -
              Foldable Rear Seat
              60:40 Split
              60:40 Split
              60:40 Split
              Smart Access Card Entry
              -
              -
              Yes
              Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
              Glove Box Cooling
              -
              -
              Yes
              Bottle Holder
              -
              Front & Rear Door
              -
              Voice Command
              -
              Yes
              -
              Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
              -
              USB Charger
              Front & Rear
              Front & Rear
              -
              Central Console Armrest
              With Storage
              With Storage
              With Storage
              Hands-Free TailgateNo
              -
              -
              Gear Shift IndicatorNoNo
              -
              Battery SaverYes
              -
              -
              Additional Features
              Sunglass Holder, Assist Grips, Coat hook, Rear parcel shelf, Eco Coating, Auto antiglare (ECM) rear view mirror, Seatback Pocket Driver & Passenger
              Adjustable Seat Headrest (Front & Rear), Front Footwell Illumination, Fast USB Charging Sockets (Type A & C) (Rear), SUZUKI CONNECT FEATURES(Emergency Alerts, Breakdown notification, Safe Time Alert, Headlight OFF, Hazard Lights ON/OFF, Alarm ON/OFF, Low Fuel & Low Range Alert, AC Idling, Door & Lock Status, Battery Status, Trip (Start & End), Driving Score, Guidance Around Destination, View & Share Trip History)
              PM2.5 clean air filter (advanced atmospheric particulate filter),Dual tone horn,Intermittent position on front wipers,Rear parcel shelf,Front seat back pocket – passenger,Upper glove box,Vanity mirror - passenger side,Multi-sense driving modes & rotary coand on centre console,Interior ambient illumination with control switch
              One Touch Operating Power Window
              All
              Driver's Window
              Driver's Window
              Drive Modes
              3
              -
              -
              Idle Start Stop System
              -
              Yes
              -
              Rear Window SunblindYes
              -
              -
              Drive Mode Types
              ECO|NORMAL|SPORTS
              -
              -
              Air ConditionerYesYesYes
              HeaterYesYesYes
              Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
              KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
              Ventilated SeatsYes
              -
              -
              Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
              Electric Adjustable Seats
              Front
              -
              -
              Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
              -
              Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
              -
              Interior
              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.
              YesYesYes
              Electronic Multi Tripmeter
              -
              -
              Yes
              Fabric Upholstery
              -
              -
              Yes
              Leather Steering Wheel
              -
              -
              Yes
              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.
              YesYesYes
              Digital Clock
              Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
              -
              -
              Yes
              Digital OdometerYes
              -
              Yes
              Dual Tone Dashboard
              -
              Yes
              -
              Additional Features
              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
              Dual Tone Interior, Flat Bottom Steering Wheel, Premium Fabric Seat, Rear Parcel Tray, Chrome Plated Inside Door Handles, Man Made Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
              Liquid chrome upper panel strip & piano black door panels,Mystery black interior door handles,Liquid chrome gear box bottom inserts,Chrome knob on centre & side air vents,3-spoke steering wheel with leather insert and red stitching,Quilted embossed seat upholstery with red stitching,Red fade dashboard accent,Mystery black high centre console with armrest & closed storage,17.78 cm multi-skin drive mode cluster
              Digital Cluster
              Full
              Yes
              -
              Digital Cluster Size (Inch)
              10.25
              -
              -
              Upholstery
              Leatherette
              Fabric
              -
              Exterior
              Photo Comparison
              Wheel
              Available ColorsGlacier White PearlSparkling SilverPewter OliveIntense RedAurora Black PearlMatte GraphiteImperial BlueGlacier White Pearl With Aurora Black PearlGravity GrayIntense Red With Aurora Black Pearl+5 MoreSonet ColorsArctic WhiteEarthen Brown With Bluish Black RoofOpulent RedOpulent Red With Black RoofSplendid Silver With Black RoofGrandeur GreyEarthen BrownBluish BlackNexa BlueSplendid Silver+5 MoreFRONX ColorsIce Cool WhiteMoonlight Silver With Black RoofRadiant Red With Black RoofStealth BlackCaspian Blue With Black RoofMahogany BrownMoonlight SilverCaspian BlueIce Cool White With Black Roof+4 MoreKiger Colors
              Body Type
              Adjustable Headlights
              -
              -
              Yes
              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.
              YesYesYes
              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.
              -
              NoNo
              Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
              It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
              YesYesYes
              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.
              YesYesYes
              Rear Window Washer
              It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
              YesYesYes
              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.
              YesYesYes
              Wheel CoversNoNoNo
              Alloy Wheels
              Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
              YesYesYes
              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
              A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
              YesYesYes
              Sun Roof
              A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
              Yes
              -
              -
              Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
              It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
              YesYesYes
              Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
              Chrome Grille
              It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
              -
              YesYes
              Projector Headlamps
              Projector headlights are high-performance headlights that use a special lens to focus the headlight beam better, improving visibility.
              -
              No
              -
              Halogen HeadlampsYesNoNo
              Roof Rail
              Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
              -
              -
              Yes
              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.
              YesYesYes
              LED Headlights
              Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
              YesYesYes
              LED Taillights
              Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
              YesYesYes
              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.
              Yes
              -
              -
              Additional Features
              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
              Precision Cut Alloy Wheels, UV cut Window Glasses, Skid Plate (Fr & Rr), Wheel arch, Side Door, Underbody Cladding, Roof Garnish, Nexa Signature connected Full LED Rear combination Lamp With centre LIT, NEXTre’ LED DRLs, LED Multi-reflector Headlamps, NEXWave grille with chrome finish
              C-shaped signature LED tail lamps,Mystery black ORVMs,Sporty rear spoiler,Satin silver roof rails,Mystery black door handles,Front grille chrome accent,Silver rear SUV skid plate,Satin silver roof bars (50 load carrying capacity),Tri-octa LED pure vision headlamps,Mystery black & chrome trim fender accentuator,Tailgate chrome inserts,Front skid plate,Turbo door decals,40.64 cm diamond cut alloys with red wheel caps
              Fog Lights
              Front
              -
              -
              Antenna
              Shark Fin
              Shark Fin
              -
              Sunroof
              Single Pane
              -
              -
              Tyre Size
              215/60 R16
              195/60 R16
              195/60 R16
              Tyre Type
              Radial Tubeless
              Radial Tubeless
              Tubeless, Radial
              Wheel Size (Inch)
              -
              No
              -
              Safety
              Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
              Brake AssistYes
              -
              -
              Central LockingYesYesYes
              Child Safety Locks
              -
              -
              Yes
              Anti Theft Alarm
              -
              Yes
              -
              No. of Airbags
              6
              6
              4
              Driver AirbagYesYesYes
              Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
              Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
              Side Airbag Rear
              -
              NoNo
              Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
              Seat Belt WarningYesYes
              -
              Door Ajar WarningYesYes
              -
              Traction ControlYes
              -
              Yes
              Tyre Pressure MonitorYes
              -
              Yes
              Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
              -
              Electronic Stability ControlYesYesYes
              Advance Safety Features
              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
              Parking Sensors (with Infographic Display), All 3-Point ELR Seat Belts, Electric Torque Assist during Acceleration
              -
              Rear Camera
              With Guidedlines
              With Guidedlines
              -
              Anti Theft Device
              -
              Yes
              -
              Anti Pinch Power Windows
              All Windows
              Driver
              -
              Speed AlertYesYes
              -
              Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYesYes
              Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYesYes
              Heads Up Display
              -
              Yes
              -
              Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
              -
              Driver and Passenger
              -
              Sos Emergency Assistance
              -
              Yes
              -
              Blind Spot MonitorYes
              -
              -
              Geo Fence Alert
              -
              Yes
              -
              Hill AssistYesYesYes
              Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYes
              -
              360 View CameraYesYes
              -
              Curtain AirbagYesYes
              -
              Electronic Brakeforce DistributionYesYes
              -
              ADAS
              Forward Collision WarningYesNo
              -
              Automatic Emergency Braking
              -
              No
              -
              Oncoming Lane Mitigation
              -
              No
              -
              Speed Assist System
              -
              No
              -
              Traffic Sign Recognition
              -
              No
              -
              Blind Spot Collision Avoidance AssistYesNo
              -
              Lane Departure WarningYesNo
              -
              Lane Keep AssistYesNo
              -
              Lane Departure Prevention Assist
              -
              No
              -
              Road Departure Mitigation System
              -
              No
              -
              Driver Attention WarningYesNo
              -
              Adaptive Cruise Control
              -
              No
              -
              Leading Vehicle Departure AlertYesNo
              -
              Adaptive High Beam AssistYesNo
              -
              Rear Cross Traffic Alert
              -
              No
              -
              Rear Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
              -
              No
              -
              Advance Internet
              Live Location
              -
              Yes
              -
              Remote Immobiliser
              -
              Yes
              -
              Unauthorised Vehicle Entry
              -
              Yes
              -
              E-Call & I-CallNoNo
              -
              Over the Air (OTA) UpdatesYesYes
              -
              Google / Alexa ConnectivityYesYes
              -
              Over Speeding Alert
              -
              Yes
              -
              Tow Away Alert
              -
              Yes
              -
              Smartwatch App
              -
              Yes
              -
              Valet Mode
              -
              Yes
              -
              Remote AC On/Off
              -
              Yes
              -
              Remote Door Lock/Unlock
              -
              Yes
              -
              Entertainment & Communication
              RadioYesYesYes
              Speakers FrontYesYesYes
              Speakers RearYesYesYes
              Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYesYes
              Wireless Phone ChargingYesYesNo
              Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
              Touch ScreenYesYesYes
              Touch Screen size (Inch)
              10.25
              9
              8
              Connectivity
              Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
              Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
              Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
              Android AutoYesYesYes
              Apple Car PlayYesYesYes
              No. of Speakers
              4
              4
              4
              Additional Features
              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
              SmartPlay Pro Plus Touch Screen Audio, ARKAMYS Premium Sound System, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay (Wireless), Onboard Voice Assistant (Wake-up through (Hi Suzuki) with Barge-in feature), Multi Information Display (TFT Color)
              20.32 cm display link floating touchscreen,Wireless smartphone replication,3D sound by ARKAMYS,2 tweeters
              Usb Ports
              C-Type
              Yes
              -
              Tweeter
              2
              2
              -
              Subwoofer
              1
              -
              -
              Touch Screen RearNo
              -
              -
              Rear Touch Screen Size
              -
              NoNo
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              Kia Sonet price starts at Rs 7.99 Lakh & Maruti FRONX price starts at Rs 7.51 Lakh in New Delhi. Maruti FRONX is cheaper between these two cars.
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