Since we have received the official technical specifications of the Tata Nexon, it’s time to compare the car with it biggest rival- the Maruti Brezza. The Brezza was launched last year and like most Maruti cars it became instantly popular. The car has sold in great numbers and shows no signs of stopping.
The Tata Nexon is vastly different from the Brezza in design. While the latter has a boxy appearance, the former gets a coupe-sque design. Its too early to judge but eventhough the Nexon is unique, it is likely to receive mixed responses,
The Nexon is also priced lower than the Brezza, whose prices start at Rs. 7.24 lakhs.
Tata Nexon or Maruti Vitara Brezza- Dimension and features
|Tata Nexon||Maruti Vitara Brezza|
|Boot space||350 litres||328 litres|
As you can see, the Brezza sits higher than the Nexon eventhough the latter has bigger ground clearance of 209mm. Also, the Nexon is wider and has better boot space than the Brezza.
Both the Brezza and the Nexon offer almost similar amount of features but Tata does seem to come out better in some aspects. It has got a 6.5-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system and 3 drive modes to select from- Eco, City and Sport.
Tata Nexon or Maruti Vitara Brezza- Engine
Though the Nexon weighs more than the Brezza, it makes up for this by adopting more powerful engine options. These include a 1.2-liter 3 cylinder turbocharged petrol and a 1.5-liter four cylinder diesel, each producing 110bhp of power. The diesel variant dishes out 260Nm of torque while it is 170Nm in petrol.
The Vitara Brezza comes only with a 1248cc Four-cylinder, turbocharged diesel mill producing 90hp at 4000rpm and 200Nm at 1750rpm.
The Tata Nexon get a 6-speed manual transmission as standard, while the Brezza only gets a 5-speed manual.