2022 Grand Vitara VS Hyundai Creta VS Volkswagen Taigun

Maruti Grand Vitara Vs Hyundai Creta VS Volkswagen Taigun

On July 20, Maruti Suzuki’s Grand Vitara, the company’s first-ever mid-size SUV, made its market debut in India. Furthermore, it is anticipated that this new SUV will cost between 9.50 lakh and 17 lakh rupees. However, there are already a few other SUVs in this price range available on the market. Also ,a few fantastic example of a mid-size or compact SUV are the Hyundai Creta and Volkswagen Taigun. So, in this post, we are comparing these vehicles from the perspective of an Indian buyer. 

Grand Vitara Vs Hyundai Creta vs Volkswagen Taigun

Dimensions

Dimension Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Hyundai Creta Volkswagen Taigun
Length (mm) 4,345 4300 4509
Width (mm) 1795 1790 1839
Height (mm) 1695 1635 1635
Wheel Base (mm) 2600 2610 2681
Ground Clearance (mm) 200 190 191
Boot Space (litres) NA 433 385
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 66 50 50
Seating Capacity 5 5 5

So, which car is bigger or has more space between Grand Vitara, Hyundai Creta, and Volkswagen Taigun?

So, the VW Taigun is the largest and longest vehicle in the collection. Naturally, it has a larger cabin. Additionally, the VW Taigun boasts the largest boot, which can extend to 1000L when the back seats are folded!

Exterior Features

Maruti Grand Vitara Exterior

Features Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Hyundai Creta Volkswagen Taigun
Front Grille Chrome & Black inlay front grille Piano Black-chrome Finish Black finish with chrome strips
Headlamps Square-split tri-LED headlights Trio Beam LED Headlamps LED Headlamps
Fog Lamps Yes Yes Yes, integrated in headlamps
Turn Signals Side Mirror integrated Side Mirror integrated Side Mirror integrated
Roof Rails No No Yes
Sunroof Panoramic Sunroof Panoramic Sunroof Yes
Wheels 17″ alloys 16″ and 17″ alloys 17″ Alloys
Rear Brake Lights End-to-end LED taillamps LED LED
Color Finish Metallic Single & Dual Tone Metallic Dual Tone Metallic Dual Tone

Interior Features

Car Interiors

Features Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Hyundai Creta Volkswagen Taigun
Seat Material & Finish Faux black leather with Champagne Gold accents Faux Leather, black and greige color Faux Leather, black and silver color
Dashboard Finish Black and champagne gold matte finish Black and Greige finish Silver and black finish
Door Map Pockets Yes, front and rear Yes, front and rear Yes, front and rear
Instrument Cluster Digital Digital Digital
Ambient Lighting Yes Yes Yes
Wireless Charger Yes Yes Yes
Steering Wheel With Controls Yes- Audio, Bluetooth and calls controls Yes- Audio, Bluetooth and calls controls Yes- Audio, Bluetooth and calls controls
Infotainment System 9″ SmartPlay Pro + Touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto 10″ Touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto 10″ Touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
Number of Speakers NA 8 6

However, the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara’s interior finish appears more upscale and attractive with a combination of black and champagne gold colours. While the interiors of the other two are also incredibly gorgeous, Vitara’s gold accents are simply impossible to overlook!

Technological And Safety Features

Features Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Hyundai Creta Volkswagen Taigun
Power Windows Yes Yes Yes
Climate Control NA Yes Yes
Ventilated Seats Front Seats Only Front Seats Only Front Seats Only
Airbags 6 2 6
Heads-up Display Yes No No
ABS Yes Yes Yes
ESC Yes Yes Yes
Brake Assist Yes Yes Yes
ORVM’s Yes Yes Yes
Electronic Adjustable Seats Yes Yes Yes
Driving Modes 4 modes- EV, power, eco, and normal. 3 modes- Eco, Comfort, Sports Eco, Sports
Hill Hold Assist Yes Yes Yes
ISOFIX child seat mounts Yes Yes Yes
360-degree Cameras Yes No Yes
Parking Sensors Yes Yes Yes

 

Also Watch

Top 7 High Mileage 7-Seater Petrol Cars | PART – 1 | हिंदी में – YouTube

best mileage 7 seater cars in india

Engine And Transmission

Specifications Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Hyundai Creta Volkswagen Taigun
Engine Type 1) 1.5 litre K-Series all-hybrid powertrain 2) 1.5 litre K-Series Smart Hybrid 1) 1.5L U2 CRDi 2) 1.4L Kappa Turbo GDi 1.5L MPi 1) 1.0 L TSI 2) 1.5L TSI EVO
Fuel Type Hybrid of Petrol And Electric

1)Diesel

2) Petrol

3) Petrol

Petrol Only
Max Power 1) 68 kW 2) 78 kW

1) 84 kW

2) 103 kW

3) 84 kW

1)85 kW 2) 110 kW
Max Torque

1)  122Nm

2) 136.8Nm

1) 250 Nm

2) 240 Nm

3) 144 Nm

1) 178 Nm

2) 250 Nm

Transmissions 1) e-CVT 2) 5-speed manual and 6-speed manual/automatic

1) 6-speed MT and AT

2)6-speed manual intelligent variable transmission (IVT) 3) 7-speed DCT

1) 6-speed manual and automatic

2) 6-speed manual and 7-speed automatic

Fuel Economy 1) 27.97 KMPL (Claimed by Suzuki) 2) 21.11 KMPL (Claimed by Suzuki) 17-21 KMPL 1) 17-18 KMPL 2) 17-19 KMPL

Variants and Prices

Grand Vitara Variants Ex-showroom price Hyundai Creta Ex-showroom price Volkswagen Taigun Ex-showroom price
SMART HYBRID Sigma 9.50 lakh (Expected) E and E Diesel 10.44 lakh and 10.91 lakh ComfortLine 1.0L TSI MT 11.39 lakh
SMART HYBRID Delta NA EX and EX Diesel 11.38 lakh and 12.29 lakh Highline 1.0L TSI MT and AT 13.39 lakh and 14.79 lakh
SMART HYBRID Zeta NA S and S iMT 12.61 lakh and 12.84 lakh Topline 1.0L TSI MT and AT 15.39 lakh and 16.89 lakh
SMART HYBRID Alpha NA S Plus Knight DT and S Plus Knight DT Diesel 13.51 lakh and 14.74 lakh GT 1.5L TSI EVO MT 15.79 lakh
INTELLIGENT ELECTRIC HYBRID Zeta+ NA SX and SX Opt Turbo 14.38 lakh and 18.15 lakh GT Plus 1.5L TSI EVO DSG 18.59 lakh
INTELLIGENT ELECTRIC HYBRID Alpha+ 15-17 Lakh (Expected) SX Opt Knight Diesel AT 18.18 lakh

Conclusion

So, who won this Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara Vs Hyundai Creta vs Volkswagen Taigun battle?

To be honest, the answer is not that simple. In this comparison it should be considered that:  

  • As the Grand Vitara is brand-new product, it has more cutting-edge modern features and technology installed with it.
  • But when it comes to price, they are neck and neck!
  • Moreover, the three cars all have highly distinctive design features. For instance, the Grand Vitara looks highly athletic, aggressive, and menacing. The Hyundai Creta, on the other hand, is classier and more modest. The VW Taigun is also a very fashionable car.
  • Additionally, India is the exclusive manufacturer of all these SUVs!

Therefore, the only conclusion that can be drawn from this comparison of the Grand Vitara, Hyundai Creta, and Volkswagen Taigun is that each consumer has a unique preference. As a result, you should select the choice that best suits your needs and captures your interest.

Also, feel free to share your thoughts on which SUV is superior in the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara vs Hyundai Creta vs Volkswagen Taigun and why in the comments section below.

Also Read

Maruti Grand Vitara VS Skoda Kushaq- Which car to buy?

Indian Cars with Highest waiting period in June 2022

Which was the best selling car in May? | May 2022 car sales report

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Stay on op - Ge the daily news in your inbox