How does Renault Kwid fare against Hyundai Eon, Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 and other rivals?
By: Riya on 21 march 2016
Renault Kwid stands confident against Hyundai Eon, Maruti Suzuki Alto 800, Datsun Go and the likes. In terms of the engine, Hyundai Eon, Alto800, Kwid and Datsun Go all come with a 3 cylinder engine with a capacity of 814cc, 796cc, 799cc and 1198cc respectively. The top end variants of the cars, all range approximately in the same rate brackets where Datsun Go T is priced at Rs. 4.04lakhs, Hyundai Eon Sportz is priced at Rs. 4.09lakhs, Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 VXi price in India is around Rs. 3.33lakhs and finally the Kwid by Renault in its RXT(o) variant is priced at Rs. 3.53lakhs. In terms of mileage, all the cars give almost the same figures with Datsun Go delivering ARAI certified 20.63kmpl, Hyundai Eon offers 20.3kmpl as per ARAI certification, Maruti Alto800 ARAi figures are 22.74kmpl and Renault Kwid delivers an ARAI mileage of 25.17kmpl. In terms of features, Renault Kwid is quite a strong contender and it has an edge over the others. Even in terms of styling, the crossover sort of looks of Renault Kwid adds to its list of benefits. However, you should make a list of pros and cons for each to figure out what works best for you and then take a decision as to which car is the best suited one for you.