Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: Know which SUV is stronger


Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: South Korean carmaker Hyundai Motor Company has officially launched its Creta facelift in India. Its booking has also started.

In the country, this vehicle will compete with Tata Nexon facelift, which was launched last year.

If you are also planning to buy one of these vehicles, then compare the cars to understand which of these vehicles will be better for you.

Hyundai Creta facelift will be available in 7 variants – E, EX, S, S(O), SX, SX Tech and SX(O), in which customers will get the option of 6 single-tone and one dual-tone color.

Tata Nexon is available in Smart, Smart Plus, Smart Plus (S), Pure Plus, Pure Plus (S), Creative, Creative Plus, Creative Plus (S), Fearless, Fearless (S) and Fearless Plus (S) variants.

Creta will run 16-18 kilometres per liter of petrol, while Nexon’s mileage is 17.01-17.44 kilometres per liter.

Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: Design

The Creta facelift has been given a new look, which includes a new grille, new LED headlights, LED light bars at the front with L-shaped elements and an LED light bar connecting the split taillamp setup at the rear.

The design of Tata Nexon facelift is different from its current model. Split LED headlamps with LED turn indicators have been added to its front fascia. Apart from this, the vehicle gets a new bumper, new alloy wheels and Y-pattern LED tail lamps at the rear.

Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: Engine

The new Creta has the option of 1.5-litre MPi petrol, 1.5-litre U2 CRDi diesel and 1.5-litre Turbo GDi petrol engine. Transmission options include 6-speed manual, IVT, 5-speed DCT and 6-speed automatic.

The new Tata Nexon comes with the existing 1.2-litre turbo petrol engine (113bhp/260Nm) mated to a 6-speed manual, an AMT gearbox and a 7-speed DCT unit. The latest car gets another 1.5-litre diesel engine (113bhp/260Nm). Apart from this, Eco, City and Sport drive modes are also available in it.

Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: features

Both these SUVs have a 5-seater cabin. The Creta facelift comes with a 10.25-inch connected screen, dual-zone climate control, panoramic sunroof, over 70 connectivity features, in-built navigation, multi-language support, ADAS technology and Bose sound system.

For safety, Tata Nexon facelift has been provided with ABS, ESP, 360-degree view camera, 4 cameras, sensors and 6 airbags. It has an infotainment system supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

Hyundai Creta Facelift vs Tata Nexon: Which SUV is best?

Hyundai Creta Facelift has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 11 lakh, while the top model of this vehicle is priced at Rs 17.23 lakh. On the other hand, starting from Rs 8.10 lakh (all prices ex-showroom).

Even though Tata Nexon is a powerful car and its price is also low, but due to ADAS technology and better features, our vote goes to Hyundai Creta Facelift. This car is a better option for you.