Maruti Grand Vitara Vs Hyundai Creta Comparison

The Maruti Grand Vitara 2022 is the most recent addition to the company’s NEXA portfolio. It includes the signature design language (Crafted Futurism). In addition to a distinctive exterior design, the new vehicle features sophisticated interiors, a powerful hybrid powertrain, and best-in-class fuel efficiency. It will compete with vehicles such as the Hyundai Creta and the Kia Seltos. Let’s see how the two compact SUVs compare in terms of price, specs, and features in our 2022 Maruti Grand Vitara vs Hyundai Creta comparison.

The new Maruti Grand Vitara 2022 costs between Rs 10.45 lakh and Rs 19.65 lakh (ex-showroom). It is available in Smart Hybrid and Intelligent Electric Hybrid configurations. The Hyundai Creta, on the other hand, is priced between Rs 10.44 lakh and Rs 18.24 lakh (ex-showroom).

Hyundai Creta vs Maruti Grand Vitara Specifications Comparison

SpecsMaruti Grand VitaraHyundai Creta
Engine1.5-liter mild hybrid;
1.5-liter intelligent hybrid
1.5-liter petrol;
1.5-liter diesel;
1.4-liter turbo petrol
Power92.45PS (P)/ 103.06PS (Hybrid)115 PS (P) / 115 PS (D) / 140 PS (P)
Torque122Nm (P)/ 136.8Nm (Hybrid)144 Nm (P) / 250 Nm (D) / 242 Nm (P)
Transmission5-speed MT/6-speed AT /e-CVT6-speed MT/6-speed AT/CVT/DCT
Mileage21.11 kmpl – 27.97 kmpl16.8 kmpl

The new Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara is powered by a 1.5-liter intelligent hybrid powertrain with a peak power of 68kW (92.45PS) and a maximum torque of 122Nm. A 1.5-liter engine produces 75.8kW (103.06PS) of peak power and 136.8Nm of maximum torque. The Smart Hybrid models have a 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and a 5-speed manual transmission. The Intelligent Electric Hybrid variants, on the other hand, get e-CVT transmission. With its 1.5-liter hybrid powertrain, the new car achieves an impressive fuel efficiency of 27.97 kmpl.

The Hyundai Creta, on the other hand, is powered by a 1.5-liter naturally aspirated petrol engine with 115PS of peak power and 144Nm of maximum torque. It is mated to either a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT (petrol). A 1.5-liter diesel engine with 115PS and 250Nm of torque is also available. It is available with either a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed torque converter (diesel). In addition, the company offers a 1.4-liter turbo-petrol engine with 140PS of power and 242Nm of torque. It’s mated to a seven-speed DCT (dual-clutch automatic). The new car has a fuel efficiency of 16.8 kmpl on average.

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Maruti Grand Vitara Vs Hyundai Creta Design & Dimensions

ParameterMaruti Grand VitaraHyundai Creta
Length4,345 mm4,300 mm
Width1,795 mm1,790 mm
Height1,645 mm1,620-1,635 mm
Wheelbase2,600 mm2,610 mm

In terms of design, the Vitara incorporates signature NEXA elements. It has a commanding SUV stance, muscular wheel arches, and a three-element sweeping LED tail lamp. The 3-element LED DRLs on the front have an integrated turn-lamp. The NEXWave Grille is accented with hi-gloss black and dark chrome. The front grille garnish on the Intelligent Electric Hybrid is finished in “Fervent Dark Chrome,” while the Progressive Smart Hybrid variants are finished in “RichChrome.” The new car also has a crafted instrument panel (IP), a panoramic sunroof, rich faux leather with matching accents on the doors, and piano black interior finishes. 3D sculpted driver and co-driver ventilated seats are among the additional features. The new vehicle is available in six dualtone colours.

The new Hyundai Creta, on the other hand, has a muscular and compact design. It has a slightly retro appearance. It has a large cascading grille and low-set headlamps. The vehicle also has LED daytime running lights. The cabin of the 5-seater car is spacious, and the boot space is 400 L. The new vehicle also includes a Smart Panoramic Sunroof. The new Hyundai Creta is available in 17 different configurations. It has up to six airbags, a tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), electronic stability control (ESC), hill-start assist control, and ABS with EBD for safety.

Hyundai Creta vs New Maruti Grand Vitara Features

Maruti Grand VitaraHyundai Creta
Colored Head-Up DisplayElectro Chromic Mirror
Full Digital Instrument ClusterSmartphone Wireless Charger
360 View Camera10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system
Wireless Car play & Android autoAuto headlamps
Premium sound systemAll-four disc brakes
Qi-certified Wireless chargerAmbient lighting
9-inch Smart Play Pro+ Infotainment systemIntegrated air purifier
HD displayBose sound system
In-built voice assist systemSmartphone connectivity
Remote functionalitiesPuddle Lamps with a Welcome Function
Ventilated Front SeatsBurglar Alarm
Ambient LightingESS (Emergency Stop Signal)
VSM (Vehicle Stability Management Control)
Powered mirrors
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The new Maruti Grand Vitara is built on Suzuki’s acclaimed TECT platform (Global C-platform). It includes the NEXA Safety Shield. 6 airbags (front, side, and curtain), Electronic Stability Program (ESP) with Hill Hold Assist, 3-point ELR seat belts (all seats), Rear Disc Brake, Hill Descent Control, and Tire Pressure Monitoring System are among the additional safety features (TPMS). The new vehicle also includes a Colored Head-Up Display, an all-new Full Digital Instrument Cluster, a 360-degree camera, Wireless CarPlay & Android Auto, a premium sound system, a Qi-certified Wireless charger, an in-built voice assist system, remote functionality, and other features. The Smart Play Pro+ Infotainment system has a 9-inch HD display.

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The new Hyundai Creta includes features such as an Electro Chromic Mirror, Smartphone Wireless Charger, a large 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system, auto headlamps, powered mirrors, all-four disc brakes, ambient lighting, integrated air purifier, Bose sound system, smartphone connectivity, Puddle Lamps with a Welcome Function, Burglar Alarm, ESS (Emergency Stop Signal), and VSM (Vehicle Security Monitoring) (Vehicle Stability Management Control). You can also select one of three driving modes: Eco, Comfort, or Sport. So, which of these SUVs do you believe will win our 2022 Maruti Grand Vitara vs Hyundai Creta comparison?

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