2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze

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Hyundai India has decided to give the Grand i10 based Xcent compact sedan a comprehensive makeover. The 2017 Hyundai Xcent gets a new look and additional features in a bid to add some premiumness to the product. One of its major rivals in the hotly contested compact sedan space in India is the Honda Amaze. Read our 2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze comparison to find out how these two compact sedans stack up against each other with respect to engine options, features, etc. Read on

2017 hyundai xcent vs honda amaze

 

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2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Price Comparison

Hyundai Xcent Honda Amaze
Ex-showroom Delhi Price Rs. 5.38-8.41 lakh Rs. 5.53-8.44 lakh

The Xcent is slightly cheaper than the Honda Amaze. And it boasts a longer list of features as well.

Hyundai Xcent Honda Amaze
E Petrol Manual Rs. 5.38 Lakh E Petrol Manual Rs. 5.53 lakh
E+ Petrol Manual Rs. 5.93 Lakh E Opt Petrol Manual Rs. 5.65 lakh
S Petrol Manual Rs. 6.29 Lakh S Petrol Manual Rs. 6 lakh
SX Petrol Manual Rs. 6.73 Lakh S Opt Petrol Manual Rs. 6.43 lakh
SX (O) Petrol Manual Rs. 7.51 Lakh SX Petrol Manual Rs. 7.04 lakh
S Petrol Automatic Rs. 7.09 Lakh VX Petrol Manual Rs. 7.43 lakh
S Petrol Automatic Rs. 7.43 lakh
S Opt Petrol Automatic Rs. 7.55 lakh
VX Petrol Automatic Rs. 8.43 lakh
E Diesel Manual Rs. 6.28 Lakh E Diesel Manual Rs. 6.66 lakh
E+ Diesel Manual Rs. 6.83 Lakh E Opt Diesel Manual Rs. 6.78 lakh
S Diesel Manual Rs. 7.19 Lakh S Diesel Manual Rs. 7.54 lakh
SX Diesel Manual Rs. 7.63 Lakh S Opt Diesel Manual Rs. 7.66 lakh
SX (O) Diesel Manual Rs. 8.41 Lakh SX Diesel Manual Rs. 8.06 lakh
VX Diesel Manual Rs. 8.44 lakh

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2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Specifications Comparison

Xcent Amaze
Engine Type/ Displacement 1.2 L Petrol, 1.2 L Diesel 1.2 L Petrol, 1.5 L Diesel
Power 81 bhp, 74 bhp 87 bhp, 99 bhp
Torque 114 Nm, 190 Nm 109 Nm, 200 Nm
Transmission (Gearbox) 5-speed manual/4-speed AT, 5-speed manual 5-speed manual/CVT, 5-speed manual
Mileage(claimed) 20.14 kpl/17.36 kpl, 25.4 kpl 17.8 KMPL/18 KMPL, 25.8 KMPL

Hyundai has given the Xcent a new 1.2 L diesel engine that recently made its debut on the 2017 Grand i10. While it is not as powerful as the Amaze’s 1.5 Diesel unit, it is much more refined. Petrol engines are evenly matched. Both cars get petrol automatic variants.

2017 hyundai xcent vs honda amaze

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2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Mileage Comparison

  Xcent Amaze (Claimed)
Diesel 25.4 KMPL 25.8 KMPL
Petrol 20.14 KMPL/17.36 KMPL 17.8 KMPL/18 KMPL

The new Xcent witnesses a marginal increase in fuel efficiency. Petrol variants of Xcent more efficient than Amaze.

2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Features Comparison

Top end variant of the Xcent comes loaded with features. With the launch of the new model, Hyundai has added features like a 7 inch touchscreen AVN, LED DRLs, 15 inch alloys, etc. In comparison, the Honda Amaze is not as feature rich.

Xcent Amaze
Air Conditioner Type Automatic Climate Control Automatic Climate Control
Power Windows Yes (4) Yes (4)
Central Locking Keyless entry and go Remote Key
Steering Audio Controls Yes Yes
Audio System 7 inch Touchscreen 2 DIN Audio
Airbags 2 2
ABS Yes Yes

2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Design Comparison

The 2017 Xcent sports a new nose with the new ‘cascading’ type front grille. There are new fog lamp enclosures as well along with LED daytime running lamps. Major changes have been made to the tail as well. The 2017 Xcent gets new split tail lamps and a new rear bumper. Honda has done a decent job of integrating a boot to the Brio’s design. Being a compact sedan, it certainly isn’t a looker.

Inside, the Xcent does not get any major changes. The most notable addition in terms of features is a new 7 inch touchscreen. It continues with the black beige interior combo. The dashboard design of the Amaze is now much better than the original pre-facelift model. The Xcent is miles ahead in terms of quality and general fit and finish. Amaze’s cabin isn’t as feature rich as Hyundai’s compact sedan.

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2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Comparison – Dimensions

  Xcent Amaze
Length 3995 mm 3990 mm
Width 1660 mm 1680 mm
Height 1520 mm 1505 mm
Wheelbase 2425 mm 2405 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm 165 mm
Boot Space 407 litres 400 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 43 litres 35 litres

Overall, the Honda Amaze is smaller than the Xcent. The Xcent gets a bigger fuel tanks and offers more boot space as well.

2017 Hyundai Xcent vs Honda Amaze Comparison – Verdict

The Xcent was already a very competent product and the updates help strengthen its position as one of the best in its segment. The Honda Amaze, in comparison, is more expensive. Also, it isn’t as feature rich as the new model Hyundai Xcent.

  • Price – The Xcent continues to be cheaper than the Honda Amaze.
  • Specifications – Xcent gets a new 1.2 L diesel engine. Honda’s 1.5 L diesel unit offers terrible refinement.
  • Features – Hyundai Xcent is more feature rich than the Honda Amaze.
  • Design – Hyundai Xcent gets major changes to its exterior making it look a bit more upmarket.

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