The Tata Nexon is available in both petrol and diesel, the Vitara Brezza has been diesel-only from the time of launch. The Maruti Brezza AMT has a clear advantage here. Available at a starting price of Rs 8,54,000, the base AMT variant of the popular compact SUV ends up being more than Rs 2 lakh cheaper than the Nexon AMT. This is basically due to the fact that the Nexon AMT is available in the fully-loaded trim only. Brezza AMT is available in three trims – VDi, ZDi and ZDi+. The fully loaded ZDi+ trim with the dual-tone colour scheme costs Rs. 10.49 lakh, which is Rs 10,000 lower than the dual-tone Nexon AMT.
- Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT : Rs. 8.54 lakh to Rs. 10.49 lakh
- Tata Nexon AMT : Rs. 9.41 lakh petrol and Rs. 10.3 lakh diesel
The price for the 2018 Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza AMT begins at Rs. 8,54,000 for VDi AGS, Rs. 9,31,500 for ZDi AGS and Rs. 10,27,000 for ZDi+ AGS and Rs. 10,49,000 for ZDi+ Ags dual-tone (all prices, ex-showroom New Delhi).
The Tata Nexon AMT is offered in both petrol and diesel engines at Rs. 9.41 lakh and Rs. 10.3 lakh respectively(ex-showroom, New Delhi) in a fully-loaded XZA+ trim.
- Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT Specs
- Engine : 1.3-litre, turbocharged diesel
- Maximum Power : 90 PS
- Peak Torque : 200 Nm
- Tata Nexon AMT Specs
- Engine : 1.5-litre, turbocharged diesel
- Maximum Power : 110 PS
- Peak Torque : 260 Nm
The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza comes with only 1.3-litre turbocharged four-cylinder, as seen on the Ciaz, that churns out 89 bhp and 200 Nm of peak torque. The engine on the compact SUV now also gets an optional 5-speed automatic gearbox.
while The Tata Nexon AMT comes with a 1.5-litre three-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine capable of producing 110 hp and 170 Nm of torque and a 1.5-litre four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that develops 110 hp and 260 Nm of torque. The AMT transmission will be available as an option with both these engine choices and will be a 6-speed unit.
- Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT : 24.3 kmpl
- Tata Nexon AMT : 17.88 kmpl petrol / 23.97 kmpl diesel
The Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT has an ARAI-certified mileage of 24.3 kmpl. This is substantially better than the petrol AMT returns 17.88 kmpl and the diesel AMT is claimed to have fuel economy of 23.97 kmpl.
The refreshed Vitara Brezza comes loaded with new safety features comprising ISOFIX child restraint system, high-speed warning alert, dual air bags, ABS with EBD, reverse parking sensors and front seat belt pre-tensioners and force limiters. while the Tata Nexon AMT will have front dual airbags, ABS with EBD and Corner Stability Control. In addition, buyers can also get brake assist feature which helps when stopping in an emergency along with Isofix child seat mounts.
2018 Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza AMT now complies with advanced safety regulations including pedestrian safety ahead of the regulation coming into effect. It has already been certified for offset and side impact crash tests. It features dual airbags, ABS with EBD, reverse parking sensors, ISOFIX child restraint system, high speed warning alert, front seat belt pre-tensioners and force limiters as standard across all range.
The Nexon comes loaded with features as well with the presence of 6.5-inch HD touchscreen infotainment system, eight-speaker Harman audio, Activity key, two-tone 16-inch machine cut alloy wheels, brand-first push start button, reversing sensor and camera, LED tail lamps, cornering stability control, projector headlamps, X-factor accents and LED DRLs. Dual front airbags, ABS and ISOFIX child mount are standard already.