Here’s a concrete spec-based comparison between the upcoming Tata Nexon and Honda WR-V.
Here is a specifications based comparison between Tata Nexon and Honda WRV
After a brief appearance at last year’s Auto Expo, Tata Nexon is all set to go on sale this festive season. Built on Tata’s new IMPACT design theme, the subcompact SUV created quite a stir for its looks at the biennial event. In the recent past, the sub four-meter SUV space has witnessed launch of several models including the Honda WR-V. While the SUV is quite popular among the customers, it remains to be seen if Tata Nexon will eat into the WR-V’s sales. To find out, we pit both the models against each other in a spec based comparison. Here’s a concrete Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV comparison with details of features, specifications, mileage, dimensions etc.
|Name of the Car||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|Tata Nexon||Rs 6.50 lakh to Rs 10.50 lakh (estimated)|
|Honda WR-V||Rs 7.66 lakh to Rs 9.91 lakh|
-The Tata Nexon carline will be offered in petrol and diesel engines with prices expected to be fall in the range of Rs 6.50 lakh to Rs 10.50 lakh.
-The Honda WR-V range is offered in two variants-S and VX.
-The Honda WR-V petrol range starts from Rs 7.66 lakh to Rs 8.89 lakh and the diesel variants are available between Rs 8.72 to Rs 9.91 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) Read More About- Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSPort-A Comparison Report
|Specifications||Tata Nexon||Honda WR-V|
|Petrol Engines||1.2-litre turbo||1.2-litre, i-VTEC|
|Diesel Engines||1.5-litre Diesel||1.5-litre, i-DTEC|
|Transmission||6-speed MT & AMT||5-speed MT & 6-speed MT|
-Reports in media suggest that Tata Nexon will first be launched in diesel engine, and the petrol unit will be introduced later.
-The 1.2-litre turbo engine will produce power in two states of tune-105bhp and 110bhp.
-The 1.5-litre oil burner is primarily a bored-out version of the 1.4-litre Revotorq unit used in Indica.
-While WR-V comes in both petrol and diesel versions, the SUV misses out on the auto box. Read More – Tata Nexon Vs Maruti Vitara Brezza
|Name of the Car||Petrol Mileage||Diesel Mileage|
-The upcoming Tata Nexon is likely to return an estimated mileage of 18kmpl in petrol and 23kmpl in diesel version.
-While the Honda WR-V is claimed to deliver 17.5kmpl in petrol and 25.5kmpl in diesel version.
|Dimensions||Tata Nexon||Honda WR-V|
|Seating Capacity||5 (2+3)||5|
|Boot Space||Not Known||363L|
-Dimensionally, the Honda-WR-V is longer than Nexon. While Nexon is broader and taller, WR-V sits on a longer wheelbase which indicates a roomier cabin in the latter.
|Key Features||Tata Nexon||Honda WR-V|
|Rear AC Vents||Yes||No|
|Touchscreen Infotainment system||Yes||Yes|
|Height adj. driver seat||Yes||Yes|
|Steering mounted audio & calling controls||Yes||Yes|
|Apple CarPlay & Android Auto||Yes||No|
|Navigation system & Voice command||Yes||Yes|
|Rain sensing wipers||Not Known||Yes|
–Tata Nexon will get a 6.5-inch touchscreen system, climate control, rear aircon vents and voice command.
-It will additionally get a drive mode controller-a first-in-segment feature, which is essentially a small button that allows choosing between the three-modes-Eco, City and Sport.
-One must note that change in the drive mode controller also affects the ABS and traction control settings.
-The Honda WR-V gets keyless entry & centre door lock, driver side power door lock switch, all power windows, power-operated ORVMs, power steering and one-touch lane change indicator as standard.
-Features such as automatic climate control with touch control panel & front centre armrest with storage console are specific to top-spec variants. While one push start/stop button and Honda smart key system with keyless remote is available only on top-spec diesel variants.
|Key Features||Tata Nexon||Honda WR-V|
|ABS with EBD||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Parking Camera||Yes||Yes|
|Speed Sensing Auto Door lock||Not Known||No|
|Autonomous emergency braking||Not Known||No|
|Reverse parking sensor||Yes||Yes|
|Auto Day/Night IRVM||Not Known||No|
|All Disc brakes||No||No|
-Tata Nexon will pack in dual airbags, 9th gen ABS with EBD, hill assist, rear view camera interface, ISOFIX rear outboard corner stability among others.
-Honda WR-V on the other hand, gets several standard fitments save for multi-view rear camera with guidelines and driver side window one touch up that are restricted to the range topping variant.
-The carline also gets a day/night rear view mirror without auto dimming function.
Based on the modified X1 platform, the Tata Nexon is the most powerful compact SUV in its league. On the other hand, the Honda WRV is the most fuel efficient car in its category.