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Kia Sonet vs Volkswagen Taigun

Should you buy Kia Sonet or Volkswagen Taigun? 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 8 Lakh ex-showroom for HTE (Petrol) and Volkswagen Taigun price starts Rs 11.70 Lakh ex-showroom for 1.0 Comfortline (Petrol). Sonet has 1493 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while Taigun has 1498 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Sonet has a mileage of - (Petrol top model)> and the Taigun has a mileage of 19.87 kmpl (Petrol top model).

Sonet Vs Taigun

Key HighlightsKia SonetVolkswagen Taigun
On Road PriceRs.17,14,089*Rs.23,06,245*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)9981498
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Kia Sonet vs Volkswagen Taigun comparison

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        Kia Sonet
        Kia Sonet
        Rs14.92 Lakh*
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            Volkswagen Taigun
            Volkswagen Taigun
            Rs20 Lakh*
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          • X-line Turbo DCT
            rs14.92 Lakh*
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          • 1.5 GT Plus Edge Matte DSG ES
            rs20 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.17,14,089*
          Rs.23,06,245*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.34,505/month
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          Rs.43,889/month
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          Insurance
          User Rating
          4.5
          Based on 68 Reviews
          4.3
          Based on 211 Reviews
          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
          1.5L TSI EVO with ACT
          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
          1498
          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
          147.51bhp@5000-6000rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          172Nm@1500-4000rpm
          250Nm@1600-3500rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          The number of intake and exhaust valves in each engine cylinder. More valves per cylinder means better engine breathing and better performance but it also adds to cost.
          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.
          YesYes
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gearbox
          The component containing a set of gears that supply power from the engine to the wheels. It affects speed and fuel efficiency.
          7-Speed DCT
          7-Speed DSG
          Drive Type
          Specifies which wheels are driven by the engine's power, such as front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, or all-wheel drive. It affects how the car handles and also its capabilities.
          FWD
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          -
          17.88
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          45
          50
          Emission Norm Compliance
          Indicates the level of pollutants the car's engine emits, showing compliance with environmental regulations.
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          The system of springs, shock absorbers, and linkages that connects the front wheels to the car body. Reduces jerks over bad surfaces and affects handling.
          McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
          McPherson suspension and stabiliser bar
          Rear Suspension
          The system of springs, shock absorbers, and linkages that connects the rear wheels to the car body. It impacts ride quality and stability.
          Coupled Torsion beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring
          Twist beam axle
          Steering Type
          The mechanism by which the car's steering operates, such as manual, power-assisted, or electric. It affecting driving ease.
          Electric
          Electric
          Steering Column
          The shaft that connects the steering wheel to the rest of the steering system to help maneouvre the car.
          Tilt
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          The smallest circular space that needs to make a 180-degree turn. It indicates its manoeuvrability, especially in tight spaces.
          -
          5.05
          Front Brake Type
          Specifies the type of braking system used on the front wheels of the car, like disc or drum brakes. The type of brakes determines the stopping power.
          Disc
          Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Specifies the type of braking system used on the rear wheels, like disc or drum brakes, affecting the car's stopping power.
          Disc
          Drum
          Tyre Size
          The dimensions of the car's tyres indicating their width, height, and diameter. Important for grip and performance.
          215/60 R16
          205/55 R17
          Tyre Type
          Tells you the kind of tyres fitted to the car, such as all-season, summer, or winter. It affects grip and performance in different conditions.
          Radial Tubeless
          Tubeless,Radial
          Wheel Size (Inch)
          The diameter of the car's wheels, not including the tyres. It affects the car's ride, handling, and appearance.
          NoNo
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          16
          17
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          16
          17
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          3995
          4221
          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
          1760
          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
          1612
          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.
          -
          188
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance between the centre of the front and rear wheels. Affects the car’s stability & handling .
          2500
          2651
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          Weight of the car without passengers or cargo. Affects performance, fuel efficiency, and suspension behaviour.
          -
          1310
          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.
          -
          1700
          Seating Capacity
          The maximum number of people that can legally and comfortably sit in a car.
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          The amount of space available in the car's trunk or boot for keeping luggage and other items. It is measured in cubic feet or litres.
          385
          385
          No. of Doors
          The total number of doors in the car, including the boot if it's considered a door. It affects access and convenience.
          5
          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 Front
          Front windows that can be rolled up and down electronically. A must-have feature for modern-day cars.
          YesYes
          Power Windows Rear
          Rear windows that can be rolled up and down electronically at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          Automatically adjusts the car’s cabin temperature. Removes the need to manually adjust car AC temperature every now and then & offers a set it and forget it convenience.
          YesYes
          Air Quality Control
          Air filters, also known as air purifiers, purify the air of the cabin by absorbing any harmful or contaminated particles.
          Yes
          -
          Accessory Power Outlet
          12V power socket to power your appliances, like phones or tyre inflators.
          YesYes
          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
          A light provided in the rear seating area of the car. It allows passengers to read or see in the dark without disturbing the driver.
          YesYes
          Rear Seat Headrest
          Adjustable cushions on the top of the rear seats that provide head support for passengers. They increase the comfort and safety of passengers.
          YesYes
          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.
          YesYes
          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 Rear
          Storage space located in the rear part of the car's interior. It is designed to securely hold cups or bottles for backseat passengers.
          YesYes
          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.
          YesYes
          Active Noise Cancellation
          A feature that reduces unwanted ambient sounds in the car's cabin by emitting opposite sound waves. It makes the cabin silent.
          No
          -
          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 Control
          An electronic system that automatically maintains the car's speed set by the driver, reducing the need for constant pedal use. Useful feature for long highway drives.
          Yes
          -
          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.
          Front & Rear
          Rear
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          A connected car technology feature that tracks your car in real time, showing you its exact location.
          YesYes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          Rear seats that can be folded down to create additional storage space.
          60:40 Split
          60:40 Split
          Engine Start Stop Button
          A button that allows starting or stopping the engine without using a traditional key. It enhances convenience.
          YesYes
          Cooled Glovebox
          A function in the glove box that allows you to keep food items and beverages cool for long durations.
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          A compartment in the car for holding bottles. Usually located in car door pockets. More bottle holders means more bottles can be stored at once.
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice Commands
          A feature that allows the driver to operate some car functions using voice commands. Make using features easy without distractions.
          Yes
          -
          Paddle Shifters
          Buttons behind the steering wheel for manual gear changes. Found in automatic cars and placed ergonomically, making gear changes easier.
          Yes
          -
          USB Charger
          A port in the car that allows passengers to charge electronic devices like smartphones and tablets via USB cables.
          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.
          With Storage
          With Storage
          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
          -
          Luggage Hook And NetYesYes
          Battery Saver
          A feature designed to extend the battery's life by reducing unnecessary power drain when the car is not in use.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          Assist Grips,Full Size DriverSeatback Pocket,Auto Light Control,Console Lamp (bulb type),Lower Full Size Seatback Pocket (passenger),passenger Seatback Pocket-Upper & Lower (full Size),All Door Power Windows with Illumination,Rear Door Sunshade Curtain, Eco Coating, Sunglass Holder, Rear parcel shelf, Cruise Control with Manual Speed Limit Assist, Auto antiglare (ECM) rear view mirror with Kia Connect controls
          Adjustable dual rear AC Vents,Front seats back pocket (both sides),Smart storage - bottle holder with easy open mat
          Massage Seats
          A feature seen in higher-end cars designed to offer a massage to the occupant. Usually activated via the car's central infotainment screen.
          No
          -
          Memory Function Seats
          Seats that can remember and electrically adjust to preset positions at the touch of a button. Great feature if you have multiple drivers for one car.
          No
          -
          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.
          All
          Driver's Window
          Autonomous Parking
          A feature that allows the car to park itself. Reduces driver effort while parking the car.
          No
          -
          Drive Modes
          Various pre-set modes that adjust the car's performance characteristics to suit different driving conditions. These modes adjust how the car responds to the driver's input.
          3
          -
          Idle Start Stop SystemYes
          -
          Rear Window SunblindYes
          -
          Rear Windscreen SunblindNo
          -
          Drive Mode Types
          NORMAL|ECO|SPORTS
          -
          Air Conditioner
          A car AC is a system that cools down the cabin of a vehicle by circulating cool air. You can select temperature, fan speed and direction of air flow.
          YesYes
          Heater
          A heating function for the cabin. A handy feature in cold climates.
          YesYes
          Adjustable Steering
          Allows the driver to adjust the position of the steering wheel to their liking. This can be done in two ways: Tilt and/or Reach
          YesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          In-built fans in the seat back and base that circulate air on the back/leg of the occupant.
          YesNo
          Height Adjustable Driver Seat
          Refers to a driver's seat that can be raised vertically. This is helpful for shorter drivers to find a better driving position.
          YesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Seats that can be adjusted electronically. Usually seen in higher end cars.
          Front
          -
          Automatic Headlamps
          Headlights that turn on and off automatically based on the time of day or environmental lighting conditions.
          YesYes
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          Headlights that stay on for a short period after turning off the car, illuminating the path to the driver's home or door.
          YesYes
          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.
          YesYes
          Leather Wrapped Steering WheelNo
          -
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorNo
          -
          Glove Box
          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
          Cigarette LighterNo
          -
          Folding Table In The Rear
          Refers to a fold-out table tray attached either to the back of the front seats or in the central section of the rear seats.
          No
          -
          Dual Tone Dashboard
          When the dashboard has two colours of trim it's called a dual tone dashboard.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          Silver Painted Door Handles, Connected Infotainment & Cluster Design - Black High Gloss, Leatherette Wrapped Gear Knob, Leatherette wrapped Door armrest, LED Ambient Sound Lighting, All Black Interiors with Xclusive Sage Green Inserts, Leatherette wrapped D-cut steering wheel with Sonet logo, High gloss black finish AC vents garnish, Sporty Alloy Pedals, Sporty All Black Roof Lining
          Seat upholstery GT-partial leatherette with Wild Cherry Red stitching,Center armrest in Leatherette, front,Laser red ambient lighting,Alu pedals,Premium dual tone interiors,High quality scratch-resistant dashboard,Chrome accent on air vents slider,Chrome accent on air vents frame,Driver side foot rest,Driver side sunvisor with ticket holder,Passenger side sunvisor,Foldable roof grab handles, front Foldable roof grab handles with hooks, rear,Ambient light pack: LEDs for door panel switches, front and rear reading lamps,Rear parcel tray
          Digital ClusterYesYes
          Digital Cluster Size (Inch)
          10.25
          8
          Upholstery
          Leatherette
          Leatherette
          Exterior
          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 ColorsLava BlueCarbon Steel Grey MatteRising Blue MetallicCurcuma YellowCarbon Steel GreyDeep Black PearlReflex SilverCandy WhiteWild Cherry Red+4 MoreTaigun Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable Headlamps
          -
          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.
          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
          Headlamp Washers
          Water jets that clean the headlights. Beneficial when driving in the rain, or in muddy conditions.
          No
          -
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          Windshield wipers that activate on their own when they detect rain. Removes the need to turn the wipers ON/OFF when the rain starts/stops.
          NoYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          A device that cleans the rear window with the touch of a button. Helps enhance visibility in bad weather.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Washer
          A small nozzle that sprays water to clean the rear windshield. Helps in better cleaning of the rear windshield and improves rear visibility.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Defogger
          A heating element in the rear window to remove fog and melt frost from the rear window.
          YesYes
          Wheel CoversNo
          -
          Alloy Wheels
          Lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Tinted Glass
          Windows with a transparent thin film for privacy and to reduce sunlight. Saves the car interiors from direct sunlight. Also reduces glare and improves visibility during the day.
          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.
          YesYes
          Side Stepper
          Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
          No
          -
          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
          Smoke HeadlampsNo
          -
          Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
          Cornering Headlamps
          Headlights with extra bulbs that turn on when the steering wheel rotates left or right. Improves visibility at night while taking turns.
          -
          Yes
          Roof Rails
          Rails on the top of the car for carrying luggage. Useful if you have less storage inside the car or if you carry a lot of things while travelling.
          YesYes
          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 Headlamps
          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.
          YesYes
          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, Side Moulding - Black, Glossy Black Delta garnish, Body colour outside door handle, High Mount Stop Lamp, Crown Jewel LED headlamps, Star Map LED DRLs, Star Map LED Connected Tail Lamps, Sporty Crystal Cut Alloy Wheels, Xclusive Piano Black Outside mirror, Kia Signature Tiger nose grille with Knurled Xclusive Black High Gloss Surround, Xclusive Sporty Aero DynamicFront & Rear Skid Plates with black high glossy accents, Black High Glossy Door garnish, Glossy Black Roof Rack, Sleek LED Fog lamps, Xclusive Black High Glossy Fog Lamp cover
          GT branding on front grill,GT branding at rear,Chrome plaquette on the front fender with GT branding,Dual tone exterior with roof painted in Carbon Steel Grey,Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, front,Chrome strip on grille - upper,Chrome strip on grille - lower,3D Chrome step grille,Front diffuser Silver painted,Muscular elevated bonnet with chiseled lines,Sharp dual shoulder lines,Functional roof rails, Silver,Side cladding, grained,Body coloured door mirrors housing with LED indicators,Body coloured door handles,Chrome applique on door handles,Chrome garnish on window bottom line,Rear diffuser Silver painted,Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, rear,Dual tone exterior with Carbon Steel roof
          Fog Lights
          Front
          Front
          Antenna
          Shark Fin
          Shark Fin
          Sunroof
          Single Pane
          Single Pane
          Heated Outside Rear View MirrorNo
          -
          Tyre Size
          The dimensions of the car's tyres indicating their width, height, and diameter. Important for grip and performance.
          215/60 R16
          205/55 R17
          Tyre Type
          Tells you the kind of tyres fitted to the car, such as all-season, summer, or winter. It affects grip and performance in different conditions.
          Radial Tubeless
          Tubeless,Radial
          Wheel Size (Inch)
          The diameter of the car's wheels, not including the tyres. It affects the car's ride, handling, and appearance.
          NoNo
          Safety
          Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
          A safety system that prevents a car's wheels from locking up during hard braking to maintain steering control.
          YesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central Locking
          A system that locks or unlocks all of the car's doors simultaneously with the press of a button. A must-have feature in modern cars.
          YesYes
          Child Safety Locks
          Safety locks located on the car's rear doors that, when engaged, allows the doors to be opened only from the outside. The idea is to stop the door from opening unintentionally.
          -
          Yes
          Anti Theft Alarm
          An alarm system that sounds when anyone tries to access the car forcibly or break into it.
          Yes
          -
          No. of Airbags
          6
          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 Airbag
          An inflatable safety device designed to protect the front passenger in case of a collision. These are located in the dashboard.
          YesYes
          Side AirbagYesYes
          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 ControlYes
          -
          Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
          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
          Eletronic Stability Control (ESC)
          Improves the car's stability by detecting and reducing loss of grip.
          YesYes
          Rear Camera
          A camera at the rear of the car to help with parking safely.
          With Guidedlines
          With Guidedlines
          Anti Theft DeviceYes
          -
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          Windows that stop closing if they sense an obstruction (usually the hands of occupants), preventing injuries.
          All Windows
          Driver
          Speed Alert
          A system that warns the driver when the car exceeds a certain speed limit. Promotes safety by giving alerts.
          YesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
          A safety feature that automatically locks the car's doors once it reaches a certain speed. Useful feature for all passengers.
          Yes
          -
          Knee Airbags
          Airbags positioned at knee level to provide additional protection during a front collision.
          No
          -
          Isofix Child Seat Mounts
          A secure attachment system to fix child seats directly on the chassis of the car.
          YesYes
          Heads-Up Display (HUD)
          An additional display for the driver placed above the main display or even projected on the windshield, containing speed and trip details, so that the driver's vision stays on the road.
          No
          -
          Pretensioners & 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
          Driver and Passenger
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          A feature that enables the car to call for emergency services or send an SOS message in case of an accident or crisis.
          -
          Yes
          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
          -
          Geo Fence Alert
          A feature that notifies the owner if the car moves beyond a predefined geographical area. Useful for security and monitoring of the car.
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent Control
          A system that controls the car's speed when going downhill by applying brakes to prevent overspeeding and improve control.
          No
          -
          Hill Assist
          A feature that helps prevent a car from rolling backward on a hill.
          YesYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYes
          -
          360 View Camera
          Cameras around the car that give a complete view of the surroundings. Helps in parking and avoiding obstacles while driving.
          Yes
          -
          Curtain AirbagYesYes
          Eletronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)YesYes
          ADAS
          Forward Collision WarningYes
          -
          Lane Departure WarningYes
          -
          Lane Keep AssistYes
          -
          Driver Attention WarningYesYes
          Leading Vehicle Departure AlertYes
          -
          Adaptive High Beam AssistYes
          -
          Advance Internet
          Live LocationYesYes
          Remote Vehicle Status CheckYes
          -
          Inbuilt AssistantYes
          -
          Hinglish Voice CommandsYes
          -
          Navigation With Live TrafficYes
          -
          Send POI to Vehicle From AppYes
          -
          Live WeatherYes
          -
          E-Call & I-CallYes
          -
          Over the Air (OTA) UpdatesYes
          -
          Google / Alexa ConnectivityYes
          -
          Save Route/PlaceYes
          -
          SOS ButtonYes
          -
          RSAYes
          -
          Valet Mode
          -
          Yes
          Remote AC On/OffYes
          -
          Remote Door Lock/UnlockYes
          -
          Entertainment & Communication
          Radio
          AM/FM radio tuner for listening to broadcasts and music. Mainly used for listening to music and news when inside the car.
          YesYes
          Speakers Front
          Sound system located near the dashboard or in the doors at the front of the car.
          YesYes
          Speakers Rear
          Sound system speakers located at the back of the car. Usually found in the rear door panels or in the boot.
          YesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone Charging
          Charges phones wirelessly via a charging pad. Useful feature for users with a smartphone that supports wireless charging.
          YesYes
          Bluetooth Connectivity
          Allows wireless connection of devices to the car’s stereo for calls or music.
          YesYes
          Touchscreen
          A touchscreen panel in the dashboard for controlling the car's features like music, navigation, and other car info.
          YesYes
          Touchscreen Size
          The size of the car's interactive display screen, measured diagonally, used for navigation and media. Larger screen size means better visibility of contents.
          10.25
          10
          Connectivity
          The various ways the car can connect with devices or networks for communication and entertainment. More connectivity features mean easy access to files and car information.
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto
          Connects Android smartphones with the car's display to access apps for music, chats or navigation.
          YesYes
          Apple Car Play
          Connects iPhone/iPad with the car's display to access apps for music, chats, or navigation. Makes connectivity easy if you have an iPhone/iPad.
          YesYes
          No. of Speakers
          The total count of speakers installed in the car for playing music. More speakers provide improved sound output.
          4
          6
          Additional Features
          HD Touchscreen Navigation with Wired Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, AI Voice Recognition System, BOSE premium 7 speaker system with dynamic speed compensation, Bluetooth multi connection
          GT welcome message on infotainment,Wireless- Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Usb PortsYes
          C-Type
          Tweeter
          2
          -
          Subwoofer
          1
          -
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          Pros & Cons

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          • Cons

            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.

            Volkswagen Taigun

            • Classy Volkswagen family SUV look
            • Punchy and refined 1.5-litre TSi engine
            • Impressive infotainment experience
            • Fun to drive
            • Automatic transmission with both engine options.

            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.

            Volkswagen Taigun

            • Sitting three people at the back is a squeeze
            • Fit and finish levels are not as good as the Vento
            • GT Line gets less features as compared to the Highline
            • No diesel engine option

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          Which car is cheaper between Kia Sonet and Volkswagen Taigun?

          Kia Sonet price starts at ₹ 8 Lakh & Volkswagen Taigun price starts at ₹ 11.70 Lakh in New Delhi. Kia Sonet is cheaper between these two cars.
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