Maruti and Hyundai are big names in the Indian car bazaar. Both the companies have neck-to-neck competition and have never failed to impress their consumers. Maruti has come up with its latest hatchback called Celerio, while Hyundai’s i10 Grand has been charming everyone since a long time now. Both these cars are inspiring in their own unique ways. The mileage has been always the strongest point for Maruti and here too, it is not a downer. The detailed sheet here would provide you a better picture and would help you to compare the two stunning hatchbacks.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Safety vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Safety
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Interior vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Interior
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Comfort vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Comfort
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Dimensions and weights vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Dimensions and weights
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Body vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Body
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Engine vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Engine
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Transmission vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Transmission
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Brakes and Wheels vs. Hyundai Grand i10 Brakes and Wheels
The specificaton sheet has been prepared by comparing Celerio ZDi (O) with Grand i10 Asta 1.1 Diesel (O) and Celerio ZXi (O) with the Grand i10 Asta (O) 1.2 Petrol. Compare full features of the cars by clicking here.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Vs Hyundai Grand i10 (Design and Exteriors)
The design and exteriors of the Maruti Celerio are impressive. The style and aggressiveness has been put together well, in order to make it look remarkable from every angle. The frontage has a good-looking bonnet with strong character lines. The radiator grille is hexagonal and has chrome inserts. The halogen headlamps fitted into the headlight cluster provide better visibility of roads at night. The bumper is incorporated with a pair of fog lamps. Coming to the side profile, it has been kept simple. However, the wide doors will catch your attention. The top end variant has body colored door handles and ORVMs incorporated with turn indicators. The alloy wheels are also present in the top end trim, while the rest feature 13 inches steel wheels. The rear end of Celerio has a very chic make with clear lens tail lights and chrome accents. The windscreen is bigger and features high mounted stop lamp.
The Hyundai i10 Grand has the fluidic body structure, which makes it attractive and very elegant. This eye-catching hatchback has a very alluring façade. The wraparound style headlights are nice with the radiator grille with the chrome accents. The air dam is bigger in size that helps the engine to cool down quickly. The bonnet is smooth and the body colored bumper completes the front profile. The side has body colored door handles and ORVMs integrated with turn blinkers. The Sportz edition, which is a special one, has certain body graphics accompanied by 14-inches of diamond cut alloy wheels. On the other hand, the rear end of Hyundai i10 Grand is expressive with its stylish tail light cluster, chrome badging and nice looking rear spoiler.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Vs Hyundai Grand i10 (Interiors and Features)
Maruti Celerio interiors are comfortable, sophisticated and urbane. The car maker has worked hard towards the interiors and made them pleasing to the eyes. The dual tone beige theme makes the cabin look bigger and better. The dashboard is widespread, which incorporates AC unit, music system, three-spoke power steering wheel, instrument panel and a huge glove box. All the variants have been installed with manually operated air conditioning system with heater, which cools down the cabin within minutes. The power steering wheel is multi functional, which has audio and call buttons mounted on it. The Bluetooth connectivity along with the music system makes it much more advanced. Apart from these, the top end trim also comes with security alarm system, all four power windows, height adjustable driver’s seat, keyless entry and more.
Hyundai i10 Grand interiors are worth every spent on it. The list of its features is endless. The manual air conditioning system is impressive and this hatchback comes with rear AC vents too, making it unique and inspiring. The top end variant also comes with 2-DIN music system with Bluetooth connectivity and 1GB of internal memory. This is further accompanied with Aux-in and USB interface and four speakers. The multifunctional steering wheel has audio and call controls mounted on it. The tilt steering column is also present. The utility features in this sporty hatchback are also in abundance. The top end variant has all four power windows, battery saver, big glove box, sun visor for the front co-passenger, adjustable front head restraints, height adjustable driver’s seat, 12V power socket, push start/stop function, multi information display and more.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Vs Hyundai Grand i10 (Engine, Transmission and Gearbox)
Maruti Celerio hatchback is not only good looking but it also comes with 2 engine options- petrol and diesel .The petrol models of the car have been outfitted with 1.0-litre K-series engine featuring multi point fuel injection system. The 998cc engine has the capability to churn out maximum power output of 67.06bhp along with 90Nm of peak torque. You can pick from either five-speed manual gearbox or go for the automatic transmission. On the other hand, the diesel one has been launched freshly that has been equipped with 0.8-litre motor with a displacement of 793cc. It produces maximum power of 47bhp and 125Nm of torque. It has been mated with the regular five-speed manual transmission. There is also a CNG version available in Maruti Celerio with the same engine. With the CNG mode on, the car manages to produce 57bhp of power and 77Nm of torque. The same five-speed manual gearbox has been united with the motor to ensure better mileage and enhanced performance on road.
Hyundai i10 Grand is proffered in both diesel and petrol variants, catering both types of consumers. The 1.2-Litre Kappa engine with 1197cc displacement is in attendance in the petrol variant of the car. This engine is strong and has the ability to churn out maximum power of 81.8bhp and 114.7Nm of torque. The powerful motor here is mated with five-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, the diesel variant of Hyundai i10 Grand features 1120cc 1.1-Litre common rail based direct injection fuel supply system power train. The power delivery touches the mark of 70bhp along with 159Nm of torque. The same five-speed manual transmission has been united with the engine. what is interesting is that this hatchback in competition with Celerio has also a bi-fuel option with 1.0-Litre that produces 66.08bhp power along with 90.02Nm of torque in LPG mode and 68.05bhp power and 92.18Nm torque in petrol mode.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio Vs Hyundai Grand i10 (Mileage and Safety)
Mileage is one of the vital things that a customer takes into consideration while purchasing a car. Maruti Suzuki has constantly been the king in this department and has delivered high mileage. With Maruti Celerio it is successful in doing the same. The variants with petrol motor fixed have the potential to give out maximum mileage of 23.1kmpl, which is highly remarkable. In contrast, the CNG variant here is also offered, which allows the engine to deliver 31.7km/kg of fuel economy. Coming to the diesel variants of Maruti Celerio, the car give a tremendous mileage of 27.62kmpl.
Hyundai i10 Grand is a very fuel efficient hatchback, in both diesel and petrol variants. The petrol trim with 1.2-Litre MPFI fuel supply system comfortably gives away 17.19kmpl of mileage. On the other hand, the diesel trims installed with 1.1-Litre diesel engine churns out top mileage of 24kmpl. the LPG variant gives away 18.9km/kg of fuel economy.
In terms of safety, Maruti Celerio is impressive. The base and mid level variant have been fitted with 2-point rear seat belts, along with 3-point front seat belts, engine immobilizer, headlight leveler, disc brakes for the front, high mounted stop lamp, and front washer with wipers. On the other hand, the top end trims comprising of ZDi and ZXi, come with rear window wiper with washer, dual front air bags, anti-lock braking system, and more.
Hyundai i10 Grand is a compact hatchback has been proffered with numerous safety aspects. The car has central locking system, engine immobilizer, day and night internal rear view mirror and key less entry function as standard. The top end trims of the car come with fog lamps, reverse parking sensors, Anti-Lock Braking system and dual SRS airbags and brake assist.
Hyundai i10 Grand and Maruti Celerio are almost equally great cars. However, Hyundai i10 Grand has an upper hand with the interiors, fluidic exteriors. Grand i10 offers comfortable interiors with rear AC vents, but in the mileage department there is no car that comes close to the Maruti Celerio.