Comparison Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Vs Hyundai Eon: Compare Price & Technical Specifications Also Read - Maruti Suzuki sales rise 27.1% in January 2017, reach 1.44 lakh units

Talking about the styling and interior, both Hyundai Eon and Maruti Alto 800 are the entry level cars and priced very aggressively compromising on the style. Hyundai has tried to give the upmarket feel to Eon and the car looks amazing with large headlamps. The fluidic design elements are also present in Hyundai Eon which gives a sporty look to the car; whereas Maruti Suzuki also has also added new stylish elements in their Alto 800 the revised dashboard looks sporty, but if we compare both the cars over the looks Hyundai Eon will attract buyer’s attention more than the Alto 800. Also Read - Production-spec Suzuki iV-4 and XA-Alpha to hit showrooms by 2015

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Hyundai Eon

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

ABS/ESP

not available

not available

AC/Climate control

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Power windows

Front doors

Front doors

CD/MP3 player

No

No

Sun Roof

No

No

Xenon lamp

No

No

The Hyundai Eon is powered by 3 – cylinder, 814 cc petrol engine which can generates 55 bhp of maximum power at 5500 rpm of torque. Whereas the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is also powered by a 3 cylinder, 796 cc petrol engine which can generate the max power of 47.5 bhp and can produce maximum torque of 69 nm. Both these small cars are available with a 5 speed manual gearbox, compare to Eon, the gearbox of Maruti Alto 800 is smoother, and the Maruti hatchback is also more fuel efficient than Eon.

Engine

Hyundai Eon

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

Capacity

814cc

796cc

Cylinder

3 cyl, inline

3 cyl, inline

installation

transverse

transverse

Max Power

56 bhp@5500rpm

48bhp@6000rpm

Max torque

74NM@4000rpm

69NM@3500rpm

Gearbox

5-speed manual

5-speed manual

Fuel efficiency ARAI

21kmpl

22.7kmpl

Talking about the prices of both these cars, The Hyundai Eon is available for INR 3.71 lakhs(Ex-showroom (Delhi), while the base variant of the Alto 800 is available at INR 2.43 lakhs (Ex Showroom Delhi).

The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is cheaper than the Hyundai Eon and also has more demand and better resale value in the Indian market.