New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Comparison


The previous generation Ford Figo hatchback was an instant success. Although its popularity faded by the end of its stint, the hatchback has set the bar quite high for the upcoming replacement. The new Figo is essentially the Ford Ka that is sold in South America and is the two box version of the Figo Aspire compact sedan. Since the new Ford Figo has graduated in terms of size, it goes up against the likes of the Hyundai Grand i10, one of the most popular hatchbacks on sale in India. So does the Ford Figo have what it takes to challenge the Grand i10? Find out here in our New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 comparison.


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New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Price Comparison

Ford Figo Hyundai Grand i10
Base Rs. 4.54 lakh Era Rs. 4.91 lakh
Ambiente Rs. 4.83 lakh Magna Rs. 5.19 lakh
Trend Rs. 5.24 lakh Sportz Rs. 5.64 lakh
Titanium Rs. 5.66 lakh Magna AT Rs. 5.97 lakh
Titanium + Rs. 6.29 lakh Asta (O) Rs. 6.10 lakh
Titanium 1.5 AT Rs. 7.27 lakh Asta (O) AT Rs. 6.86 lakh


Ford Figo Hyundai Grand i10
Base Rs. 5.63 lakh Era Rs. 5.78 lakh
Ambiente Rs. 5.92 lakh Magna Rs. 6.06 lakh
Trend Rs. 6.33 lakh Sportz Rs. 6.52 lakh
Titanium Rs. 6.54 lakh Asta (O) Rs. 6.99 lakh
Titanium + Rs. 7.18 lakh

all prices ex-showroom, New Delhi

Ford has priced the Figo very aggressively. The new Figo has a starting price of Rs. 4.54 lakh, which makes it great value for money. The Hyundai Grand i10 costs between Rs. 4.91 lacs and Rs. 6.86 lakh for the petrol model and Rs. 5.78 lakh and Rs. 6.99 lakh for the diesel. Spec for spec, the Ford Figo is cheaper than the Hyundai Grand i10. Ford recently gave the Figo a price cut.

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New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Specifications Comparison

Ford Figo Hyundai Grand i10
Petrol Diesel Petrol Diesel
Displacement 1.2 litre 1.5 litre 1.2 litre 1.1 litre
Power 86.8 bhp 98.6 bhp 81bhp 70 bhp
Torque 112 Nm 215 Nm 114Nm 160 Nm
Efficiency* 18.6 kpl 25.83 kpl 18.9kmpl (MT)/16.95kmpl (AT) 24 kpl
Transmission 5-speed manual 5-speed manual 5-speed manual/4-speed automatic 5-speed manual

Petrol motors powering both the cars seem to be evenly matched in terms of power and torque. Even the fuel efficiency figures are similar to each other. However, the Grand i10 comes with an optional 4-speed automatic transmission. The Figo gets a 1.5 L petrol engine with a 6-speed automatic as the only automatic variant. This engine churns out 110 bhp and 136 Nm. Talking about the diesel-powered versions, the Figo has a significant power and torque advantage. It is also more fuel efficient according to ARAI figures.

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Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Design Comparison

The Figo hatchback is identical to the Figo Aspire up until the C-pillar. Its got the exact same front end, one that has drawn a lot of praise for its striking looks. Tail lamp detailing is very similar to the sedan sibling, but the rear does look much more appealing in hatchback form. The Grand i10 looks a little more bulky and mature than the Figo in terms of design. Hyundai has played it safe with the Grand i10’s styling and while it may not have too many striking features to boast of, it still is a very attractive package overall. It will receive a facelift soon.

The Grand i10’s interiors are, arguably, the best in the segment thanks to the neat layout and the usage of high-quality materials. The Figo hatchback gets a blacked-out version of the Aspire’s cabin which looks much more striking than the Grand i10’s.


New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Features

Starting with the basics, both hatchbacks come similarly equipped with a 2 DIN integrated stereo with USB, AUX and Bluetooth support, multifunction steering wheel, alloys for the higher spec trims, ABS and airbags. However, the Figo gets additional features such as auto climate control, Ford’s phone docking setup for the lower trims and ABS as standard. Also, top end Titanium + trim of the Figo gets 6-airbags, Ford Smart Key and more.

  Ford Figo Hyundai Grand i10
Air Conditioner Type Automatic Climate Control Manual
Power Windows 4 4
Central Locking Yes Yes
Steering Audio Controls Yes Yes
Audio System Yes (2-DIN) Yes (2-DIN)
Airbags 2 or 6 2
ABS Yes Yes


New Ford Figo vs Hyundai Grand i10 Comparison Verdict

Hyundai India enjoys a very strong brand image and has the most extensive and trustworthy sales network second only to Maruti’s which gives the Grand i10 a substantial advantage over the Ford Figo. What works in Figo’s favor is a powerful set of engines, an extensive list of features and a lower price tag. All this coupled with the fun-to-drive nature that we have come to expect from Ford products ensures the new Figo is a very competent offering capable of taking the fight to the Hyundai Grand i10.

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