Maruti Suzuki Jimny vs Honda Elevate – Which SUV suits your need

Jun 7, 2023

By: Sourabh Jain

Two new SUVs for Indian roads

Maruti Suzuki Jimny and Honda Elevate sports utility vehicles (SUVs) have been launched in India this week.

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Similar pricing

Maruti Suzuki Jimny – starting at ₹12.74 lakh | Honda Elevate – Expected to be priced starting at ₹12 lakh.

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The design is where the two cars are poles apart. While the Jimny features a Gypsy-like design, the Elevate features a more traditional design. Jimny is designed for off-roading and comes with a five-door design.

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Maruti Suzuki Jimny – 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated K15B petrol engine | Honda Elevate – 1.5-litre DOHC i-VTEC petrol engine

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Maruti Suzuki Jimny – 103 bhp of power and 134 Nm of peak torque | Honda Elevate – 119 bhp of power and 145 Nm of peak torque.

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Safety features

Maruti Suzuki Jimny – six airbags, hill-hold assist, hill-descent control, ABS with EBD and more. | Honda Elevate – six airbags, ABS with EBD, hill-start assist, multi-angle rear camera and more.

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Maruti Suzuki Jimny – 3985 mm x 1645 mm x 1720 mm | Honda Elevate – 4312 mm x 1790 mm x 1650 mm

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Colour options

Maruti Suzuki Jimny – Granite Grey, Pearl Arctic White, NEXA Blue, Sizzling Red, Bluish Black, Kinetic Yellow and Sizzling Red with a black roof | Honda Elevate – Cherry Red and Blue

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