Toyota Glanza packs two new BS-VI petrol engine, a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated motor and 1.2-L Advanced Li-Ion Battery with ISG.
Toyota finally launched the Glanza at Rs 7.22 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The premium hatchback from Toyota now gives competition to Maruti Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20, Volkswagen Polo and Honda Jazz. Let’s compare the prices of Toyota Glanza vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno.
The Glanza looks identical to its cousin, Maruti Baleno except for the badging. However, what differentiates the Toyota Glanza from Baleno is the warranty period and the introductory price which makes the Glanza a cheaper buy by Rs 10000 – Rs 65000 from its cousin.
Toyota Glanza is available in two variants, ‘G’ being the base trim while ‘V’ is the top spec range. Mind you, the car is only offered in two petrol engine with a CVT and manual transmission. Here we compare the prices of petrol trims of both Toyota Glanza and Maruti Baleno.
|Toyota Glanza||Maruti Suzuki Baleno|
|G – 1.2 Petrol-Hybrid MT||Rs. 7.22 Lakh||Sigma 1.2 Petrol MT||Rs. 6.48 Lakh|
|G – 1.2 Petrol CVT||Rs. 8.30 Lakh||Delta 1.2 Petrol MT||Rs. 6.82 Lakh|
|V – 1.2 Petrol 5MT||Rs. 7.58 Lakh||Zeta 1.2 Petrol MT||Rs. 7.37 Lakh|
|V – 1.2 Petrol CVT||Rs. 8.90 Lakh||Delta 1.2 Petrol-Hybrid MT||Rs. 7.63 Lakh|
|Alpha 1.2 Petrol MT||Rs. 7.8 Lakh|
|Delta 1.2 Petrol AT||Rs. 7.93 Lakh|
|Zeta 1.2 Petrol-Hybrid MT||Rs. 8.2 Lakh|
|Zeta 1.2 Petrol AT||Rs. 8.82 Lakh|
|Alpha 1.2 Petrol AT||Rs. 8.99 Lakh|
Toyota Glanza competes with the Zeta and Alpha trims of the Maruti Baleno and considering the prices there is a huge gap. The ‘G’ trim of Glanza comes with an option of 1.2-litre DualJet VVT engine which gets a mild hybrid system. It is mated to 5-speed manual transmission. It gets an ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 23.87 kmpl
The tried and tested 1.2-litre which generates 83 bhp with a peak torque of 113 Nm is available with the ‘V’ trim and comes in both 5-speed manual and CVT gearbox. The base variant of the Glanza also gets a CVT transmission.
Although Toyota Glanza looks similar to Maruti Baleno, the prices and the warranty period gives the former a chance to stand out. Toyota offers a 3 years / 100,000 Km standard warranty and an extended warranty up to 5 years or 220,000 km whichever is at the earliest.
So here was all the detailed Toyota Glanza vs Maruti Baleno – Price check comparison Both the cars offer the same set of features on the inside and look identical on the exteriors. The introductory prices of the Glanza surely stand out from Baleno. Let’s see how the newly launched car performs in the real world.