Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Specifications Comparison

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz on paper – Engine Specifications / Mileage / Dimensions/ Features / Safety Features / Prices

The premium hatchback segment has just seen a new entrant and it has created quite a buzz. The Tata Altroz is easily the most handsome looking hatchback we have seen in quite a while now and its design has raised quite a few eyebrows. Its just not on the design front, but the car in whole makes for an excellent value proposition, be in terms of features, performance or price. But does it have enough to take against the first premium hatchback in the country. We are talking about the Honda Jazz. Let’s find out how Tata Altroz vs Honda Jazz fare against each other on paper in terms of engine options, price, features and much more.

Tata Altroz vs Honda Jazz
Tata Altroz vs Honda Jazz

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Price

Price (ex-showroom)AltrozJazz
PetrolRs 5.29 – 7.69 lakhsRs 7.45 – Rs 9.29 lakhs
Diesel Rs. 6.99 – 9.29 lakhsRs. 8.16 – Rs. 9.40 lakhs

The prices of Altroz commence from Rs 5.29 Lakhs to Rs 9.29 Lakhs. Its top end variants make it one of the costliest of the segment.  However, its still significantly cheaper than the Jazz, particularly in its petrol guise. In fact, the Altroz petrol almost ends where the jazz petrol starts off from. For the diesel, the Altroz still maintains a significant margin with its starting price but is almost at par at the top-end spectrum. The Jazz has always been an expensive hatchback, ever since its first generation. The Tata Altroz has a huge edge on this front.

The Tata Altroz is a stunning looking hatchback
The Tata Altroz is a stunning looking hatchback

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Engine Specifications

Engine1.2 Litre three-cylinder1.2 Litre four-cylinder
Power86 BHP90 BHP
Torque113 Nm110 Nm
Transmission5-speed Manual5-speed Manual/CVT

The Altroz uses a 1.2 Litre three-cylinder engine that produces 86 BHP and 113 Nm of torque. The Jazz also gets a 1.2 Litre engine but with four-cylinder engine. It produces slightly more power at 90 BHP but marginally less torque at 110 Nm. A 5-speed manual gearbox is standard on both, while the Jazz additionally gets a CVT as well. Altroz is also going to get an automatic gearbox soon, likely a 7-speed DCT unit. It however must be mentioned that the Altroz gets a BS-6 engine while the Jazz still gets a BS-4 engine.

Engine1.5 Litre Four-Cylinder1.5 Litre Four-Cylinder
Power90 BHP100 BHP
Torque200 Nm200 Nm
Transmission5-speed Manual6-speed Manual

The diesel engine of Altroz is BS-6 compliant, whereas the diesel unit of Jazz is also BS-4. The Altroz gets a 1.5 Litre four-cylinder unit, producing 90 BHP. The Jazz also uses a similar engine configuration but produces more power at 100 BHP. Both cars produce the same torque though. While the Altroz gets a 5-speed manual, the Jazz also gets another gear with a 6-speed manual gearbox.

The Honda Jazz is the first premium hatchback of India
The Honda Jazz is the first premium hatchback of India

Tata Altroz Vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno – Fuel Tank Capacity And Mileage

Fuel Tank Capacity 37 Litres37 Litres
Petrol Fuel Efficiency (MT/CVT)1918.2/18.73
Diesel Fuel Efficiency2327.3

The fuel tank capacity of both the hatchbacks is 37 Litres. The estimated claimed mileage of Altroz is around 19 kmpl and 23 kmpl for petrol and diesel respectively. The Jazz on the other hand returns a mileage of around 18 kmpl for both petrol the manual and automatic powertrains. The diesel engine of the Jazz is however quite more efficient with a fuel efficiency of 27.3 kmpl.

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Dimensions

Ground Clearance165mm165mm
Kerb Weight1036-1150 Kgs1042-1155 kgs

In terms of length, the Altroz is longer than the Jazz by some margin but it is still the Jazz that has the longer wheelbase. In terms of width, while the Altroz is the widest in the segment, the Jazz is the narrowest of the lot. The Jazz is however taller than the Altroz with its signature tall boy stance. The ground clearance remains the same at 165mm. Both cars also have relatively the same kerb weight.

Also Read : Tata Altroz Vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno – Specifications Comparison

Tata Altroz Interiors
Tata Altroz Interiors

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Features

Tata Altroz comes with the following features:

  1. Front and rear fog lamps
  2. 7-inch touchscreen infotainment from Harmon Kardon with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
  3. 7-inch digital instrument console
  4. Projector headlamps
  5. Height-adjustable driver’s seat
  6. Steering mounted controls
  7. Auto climate control
  8. Rear AC vents
  9. Cruise control
  10. Idle Start-Stop System
  11. Front And Rear armrest
  12. Push Button Start Stop

As for the Honda Jazz, it comes with features such as:

  1. Keyless Entry
  2. Engine Start/Stop Button
  3. Voice Control
  4. Air Quality Control
  5. Remote Trunk Opener
  6. Cruise Control
  7. Leather Steering Wheel
  8. Tilt And Telescopic Steering
  9. Auto AC
  10. Height Adjustable Driver Seat
  11. 7-Inch Touchscreen Infotainment with Android Auto And Apple CarPLay
  12. Steering Mounted Audio Control

Also Read : Tata Motors Will Begin Deliveries of Altroz from Mid-February, 2020!

Honda Jazz Interiors
Honda Jazz Interiors

Tata Altroz Vs Honda Jazz – Safety Features

Safety features onboard the Altroz include:

  1. Dual-front airbags
  2. ABS with EBD
  3. Rear parking sensors
  5. Cornering lights
  6. Rear Parking Camera With Guidelines
  7. Auto Headlamps

Honda Jazz comes with safety features such as:

  1. Dual Front Airbags
  2. ABS with EBD
  4. Traction Control
  5. Rear Parking Sensors
  6. Rear Parking Camera
  7. Auto-Dimming IRVM