Maruti Alto 800 vs Hyundai Eon : Spec Comparo
We compare the Maruti Alto 800 with the Hyundai Eon. Both the cars feature a 3 cylinder engine with the Eon`s engine block producing 56 PS of power and 74.5 Nm of torque followed by the Alto 800 producing 48 PS and 69 Nm of torque. Both the cars feature a 5 speed manual gearbox.
The Eon is more spacious on the inside courtesy the 90mm bigger wheelbase compared to the Alto 800. The Alto 800 and Eon get McPherson Struts at the front and the Eon has a torsion beam axle at the rear while the Alto 800 gets an isolated trail arm. The Alto is the lighter of the two cars at 695 Kg while the Eon weighs 795 Kg. With rising fuel prices Indian customers are very demanding when it comes to fuel efficiency and both these cars do justice to this aspect. The Alto`s ARAI figures stand at 22.74 Kmpl while the Eon offers 21.1 Kmpl.
When it comes to pricing the Alto 800 walks away with top honours being the cheaper of the two at Rs 2.37 Lakh followed by the Eon at 2.83 Lakh, all prices ex-showroom Delhi.
Maruti Alto 800 Vs Hyundai Eon Spec Sheet