With Launch of all new updated Hyundai Creta 2020 prospective Mid size SUV buyers are looking for more and more options which helps them in deciding which one is right choice and why, let us explain you all basic difference between Hyundai Creta 2020 Vs KIA Seltos 2020 along with our observations
Both Hyundai and KIA are Korean Brands only difference is Hyundai is Old in India having Established Service Network whereas KIA is New in India but have manufacturing plant with newly established service network, overall Hyundai is time tested brand whereas KIA is new but is extremely cautious about brand image and parts cost hence you shall rarely face part price or behavior related issue at any of workshops
Measurement wise Seltos is bigger 11mm Length, 10mm Width and 10mm Height, also cabin space wise Seltos have little better cabin space hence in terms of overall Size Seltos clearly appears as winner
Both Hyunda creta 2020 and KIA Seltos have almost same engine specifications and output, The Hyundai Creta has 1 Diesel Engine and 2 Petrol Engine on offer. The Diesel engine is 1493 cc while the Petrol engine is 1497 cc and 1353 cc. It is available with the Manual and Automatic transmission. Depending upon the variant and fuel type the Creta has a mileage of 16.8 to 21.4 kmpl. whereas The Kia Seltos has 1 Diesel Engine and 2 Petrol Engine on offer. The Diesel engine is 1493 cc while the Petrol engine is 1497 cc and 1353 cc. It is available with the Manual and Automatic transmission. Depending upon the variant and fuel type the Seltos has a mileage of 16.1 to 20.8 kmpl, Hence in terms of engine both Creta and Seltos have no competition
Looks are personal choice still the new Hyundai Creta looks quite aggressive from the front with several fresh features. The Hyundai Creta 2020 features a new 3D cascading grille. The 2020 Creta features new LED headlamps with boomerang-shaped LED DRLs. The 17-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, At the rear, it gets a wide tail gate and split combination tail lamps, whereas The New KIA Seltos 2020 looks Very Professional having looks and styling, at front its having KIA Signature tiger nose grille, with Crown Jewel LED Headlamps having Heartbeat DRLs at the top at rear its equipped with Reverse U shape LED tail lights with dual muffler bumper which makes car appear sporty
Not many people highlight you the difference between Creta and Seltos suspension, The Creta 2020 Suspension is little soft which makes it perfect for city ride whereas KIA Seltos suspension is little stiff which make it perfect for long highway rides, clear difference is Creta suspension is good for city rides but if you want long comfortable and balanced ride then Seltos is good its stiff suspension controls body rolling at higher speed
Hyundai Creta price starts at ₹ 9.99 Lakh and goes upto ₹ 17.21 Lakh. The price of Petrol version for Creta ranges between ₹ 9.99 Lakh – ₹ 17.21 Lakh and the price of Diesel version for Creta ranges between ₹ 9.99 Lakh – ₹ 17.21 Lakh.
Kia Seltos price starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes upto ₹ 17.34 Lakh. The price of Petrol version for Seltos ranges between ₹ 9.89 Lakh – ₹ 17.29 Lakh and the price of Diesel version for Seltos ranges between ₹ 10.34 Lakh – ₹ 17.34 Lakh.
After sales service
Hyundai have some edge here as its old in market having wide service network being Hyundai Car owner you shall get benefit of it whereas KIA is new in market and in process of expanding its Service network across country benefit of owning KIA car is they are new hence are extremely careful about part pricing and staff behavior you shall definitely feel delighted one you visit any of KIA workshop
Officially safety rating of All New Hyundai Creta 2020 is not revealed yet whereas KIA Seltos ANCAP Safety rating is 5, Notable point is Seltos is manufactured in India and is exported outside hence we are expecting similar 4 or 5 star safety rating for Seltos
Which one to choose?
Looks are personal choice, Size Wise Seltos is bigger having 5 star ANCAP safety rating, In Service Hyundai have upper hand in terms of suspension, engine, pricing both cars have equal competition