We are here to compare the two hottest selling sub-4 meters SUVs- New Tata Nexon vs. Maruti Suzuki Brezza in terms of features, design, safety, and engine specifications.
The Maruti Suzuki Brezza was recently launched in India at Rs 7.99 Lakhs onwards the ex-showroom price, restoring the competitive sub 4 meter SUV market in India. The Brezza has been a good selling product for Maruti Suzuki 4 since its launch; moreover, in the recent times, the Tata Nexon has been outselling the Brezza owing to creature comforts and better safety ratings.
That said, Maruti Suzuki is not giving up that easy, as the new Maruti Suzuki Brezza Facelift has a lot to offer regarding cosmetics, comfort, and technology updates. So, which of the two is a better buy now? We compare the new Tata Nexon and Maruti Suzuki Brezza Facelift in terms of design, features, dimensions, engine, and technology specifications to let you decide.
TATA NEXON VS MARUTI SUZUKI BREZZA FACELIFT – PRICING
The new Brezza’s prices start from Rs 7.99 Lakhs onwards, while the AT models have priced between Rs 10.96 lakh and 13.9 Lakhs, the ex-showroom price. The Tata Nexon’s priced at Rs 7.58 Laks, the ex-showroom price that is approximately Rs 45,000 cheaper than the Brezza, while the top-spec Nexon carries a price tag of Rs 13.89 Lakh, the ex-showroom; Rs 7,000 cheaper than the new Maruti Suzuki Brezza Facelift.
TATA NEXON VS MARUTI SUZUKI BREZZA FACELIFT- DIMENSIONS AND DESIGNING
The Tata Nexon’s design has remained the same, as the carmaker has not given the sub-4 meter SUV any significant updates in recent times. The Tata Nexon features a high stance, an arched roof, a high-set grille and waistline, and a sculpted bonnet with protruding wheel arches, giving the Tata Nexon a sporty stance.
The new Maruti Suzuki Brezza Facelift has had a significant design update, including new bumpers, headlights, fog lamp housing, tail lights, and grille, giving the Brezza a sleeker and more modern look. Moreover, the overall boxy silhouette is retained, giving the 2022 Brezza a signature design.
|DIMENSIONS||BREZZA FACELIFT||TATA NEXON|
|BOOT SPACE||328 LITRES||350 LITRES|
The Maruti Suzuki Brezza is slightly longer and taller, meaning more headroom and leg room, while the Tata Nexon is more expansive, translating to better shoulder room.
Moreover, the difference between the two is narrow, and the Tata Nexon also gets more boot space.
TATA NEXON VS MARUTI SUZUKI BREZZA FACELIFT- INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR FEATURES
The new Maruti Suzuki Brezza Facelift has LED lights, including fog lamps, auto headlamps, 16-inch tyres, a shark fin antenna, roof rails, and front and rear skid plates and plastic cladding, among others.
The major updates are in the car, such as a new 9.0-inch floating infotainment system with smartphone connectivity and connected car tech, cruise control, voice assistant, rear ac vents, automatic climate control, cooled glove box, wireless charging, a HUD unit, keyless entry, electric sunroof, USB charger o=for the rear, a flat-bottom steering wheel wrapped in leather, and much more. The Maruti Suzuki Brezza is well-equipped to take on its competitors.
The Tata Nexon features 16-inch wheels, body claddings, automatic headlights, wipers, and projector headlights. At the same time, the interior gets a 7.0-inch floating infotainment system with smartphone connectivity and connected car features, rear ac vents, a cooled gearbox, an electric sunroof, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, ventilated seats, cruise control, and more. Both the SUVs are equally equipped in terms of convenience and comfort controls.
TATA NEXON VS MARUTI SUZUKI BREZZA FACELIFT- ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS
The Maruti Suzuki Brezza is offered with a standard 1.5 Litre petrol engine with a mild hybrid system. The engine is paired to a standard 5-speed manual or an optional 6-speed torque converter automatic with the paddle shifters. Maruti Suzuki no longer offers a diesel variant after the BS6 norms came into effect.
The Tata Nexon is offered with a 1.2-liter turbo-charged petrol engine or a 1.5-liter diesel motor. The gearbox choices include either a 6-speed manual or an AMT and get three drive modes: Sport, City, and Eco.
The Tata Nexon’s petrol engine is more potent than the Brezza’s; moreover, the latter offers more mileage and has a new 6-speed torque converter automatic compared to the Nexon’s AMT, which might be a deal-breaker for some.
TATA NEXON VS MARUTI SUZUKI BREZZA FACELIFT- SAFETY FEATURES
Safety features in cars are becoming a solid aspect among buyers. The new Maruti Suzuki Brezza offers 6 airbags, ESC, ABS with EBD, hill hold assist, a 360-degree camera, ISOFIX child seat anchors, and more. The Maruti Suzuki Brezza has not been rated by NCAP yet.
The Tata Nexon is a 5-star safety-rated SUV. It gets all the safety features the Brezza gets, apart from the number of airbags, which stands at two, and the 360 degrees camera, instead, gets a reverse parking camera and sensors.