MG Astor vs Hyundai Creta vs Kia Seltos Comparison – Specs, Features & Dimension!

This is a specs, dimensions and features comparison between the mid-size SUVs, MG Astor, Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos. MG has revealed the Astor and the SUV promises a lot. Hence, we decided to compare the newcomer with the veterans of the segment. Let us get started with our MG Astor vs Hyundai Creta vs Kia Seltos Comparison.

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Astor vs Creta vs Seltos Comparison

MG Astor vs Hyundai Creta vs Kia Seltos Comparison – Dimensions Comparison

Dimensions (in mm)AstorCretaSeltos
Length432343004315
Width180917901800
Height165416351645
Wheelbase258026102610

These 3 SUVs belong to the mid-size SUV segment in our market. Hence, the overall dimensions are relatable. However, the MG Astor has the last mover’s advantage and has come up with the largest, widest and tallest dimensions. The length is considerably higher than Creta and Seltos but it doesn’t translate into the largest wheelbase. Creta and Seltos, based on the same platform, offer a 30 mm longer wheelbase which might also translate into a roomier second row of seating for the passengers.

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MG Astor vs Hyundai Creta vs Kia Seltos Comparison – Specs Comparison

SpecificationsAstorCretaSeltos
Engine1.5L Petrol;
1.4L Turbo Petrol
1.5L Petrol;
1.4L GDi Turbo-petrol;
1.4L Turbo-diesel
1.5L Petrol;
1.4L GDi Turbo-petrol;
1.4L Turbo-diesel
Transmission6-speed manual;
CVT; Automatic
6-speed manual;
Automatic / CVT / DCT
6-speed manual;
Automatic / CVT / DCT
Power110 PS / 140 PS115 PS (P) / 140 PS (GDi) / 115 PS (D)115 PS (P) / 140 PS (GDi) / 115 PS (D)
Torque144 Nm / 220 Nm144 Nm / 242 Nm / 250 Nm144 Nm / 242 Nm / 250 Nm

The MG Astor comes with two petrol options and no diesel unit. Creta and Seltos share the range of powertrain options as well. The turbo petrol of the Astor makes identical power and the other two SUVs but the torque is slightly lower. Power output from the naturally aspirated petrol engine of the Astor is slightly down on power compared to the other two. Also worth mentioning here is the fact that the turbo petrol engine on the Astor comes with a sole 6-speed automatic gearbox.

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Features Comparison

The list of features on all of these SUVs is massive, to say the least. Things like 10.25-inch Digital Infotainment System with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Wireless Charging, Digital Driver’s Instrument Cluster, Panoramic Sunroof (Seltos has a regular sunroof), Air Purifier, Automatic Climate Control, Steering Mounted Controls, Connected Car Tech Features are common to all of these. But MG has equipped the Astor with an AI-enabled Virtual Assistant for various services like Wikipedia Info, Jokes, Navigation Support, Play Music, Hold Conversations, Safety Warning, Hinglish Language. MG is calling it your own companion.

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Apart from that, MG also introduces first-in-segment Level 2 ADAS (Autonomous Driver Assistance System) features in the Astor. This comprises of Automatic Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assist, Reverse Parking Assist, Lane Departure Warning, Speed Warnings and much more. This might well be the trump up MG’s sleeve to challenge the highest-selling SUV in the country, Hyundai Creta.

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Verdict

This specs, features and dimensions comparison between Astor, Creta and Seltos is an exciting one. The arrival of MG Astor is a way for the Koreans to make sure that they don’t slip up and keep the competition alive. When such products compete with so many strengths, it is the customers who stand to benefit from them. The competition is healthy for the automobile industry itself. Our MG Astor vs Hyundai Creta vs Kia Seltos Comparison will help you choose the right option for you once the prices of the Astor are announced in the coming week.

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