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Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Which One Should You Go For?

In this comparison, we but the Maruti S-Presso against the Maruti WagonR, as S-Presso ends under Rs 5 Lakhs, but WagonR also has some variants priced under.

Maruti’s newest offering, S-Presso, sits tightly between the Maruti WagonR and the Alto K10. In terms of pricing, sizes and features it just fits as a gap between the entry-level hatchback and the spacious one.

So, here we put the Maruti S-Presso against the Maruti WagonR, to get a clear idea of how both of them are different from each other. We have compared both of them in terms of engine specifications, prices, features and dimensions.

Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Price

Price (ex-showroom)Rs 3.69 Lakhs to Rs 4.91 LakhsRs 4.19 Lakhs to Rs 5.69 Lakhs

The price of S-Presso starts off at Rs 3.69 Lakhs, around Rs 50,000 cheaper than the WagonR. The top-end variant is priced nearly Rs 70,000 lesser than the WagonR. Basically, the VXi variant of WagonR will see an overlap in prices of the top-end variant of S-Presso.

Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Engine Specifications

Engine1.0 Litre 3-cylinder BS-61.0 Litre 3-cylinder BS-4/1.2 Litre 4-cylinder BS-6
Power67 BHP67 BHP/82 BHP
Torque90 Nm90 Nm/113 Nm
Transmission5-speed MT/AGS5-speed MT/AGS

The S-Presso comes with the 1.0 Litre K10B engine, that produces 67 BHP and 90 Nm of peak torque. WagonR comes with the same engine, with same power figures. However, it also gets the bigger 1.2 litre 4-cylinder engine, that comes on the top-spec variants. Both of the cars are offered with the same set of transmission options.

Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Mileage

Mileage21.7 kmpl20.5 kmpl

The mileage of the S-Presso is higher, at 21.7 kmpl. That’s because it is lighter than the WagonR, which manages 20.5 kmpl, as claimed.

Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Features

Maruti S-Presso comes with features such as:

  1. Rear Parking Sensors
  2. SmartPlay Touchscreen Infotainment With Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
  3. Dual Airbags (Top-end VXI+ variant)
  4. Keyless Entry
  5. Central Door Locking
  6. Steering mounted Audio Controls and Voice Recognition

In addition to these all features, Maruti WagonR comes with:

  1. Dual Front Airbags (Standard)
  2. Electronically Adjustable ORVMs
  3. Rear Power Windows
  4. Rear Window Wiper

Maruti S-Presso Vs Maruti WagonR – Dimensions

Ground Clearance180mm170mm

The S-Presso is sort of a tall-boy, but the original one is the WagonR. As you see, the S-Presso is shorter in length, width, height and the ground clearance. However, it offers 10mm of more ground clearance than the WagonR. That’s justified for its position of a mini-SUV in the Maruti Suzuki lineup.