The automotive industry in India is one of the largest in the world and one of the fastest growing globally. And here we’ll discuss about most popular brands in this industry – Toyota, Nissan and Renault. All three have launched their best model in this segment. It has some serious competition in market. So which car is right for you if you are struggling to make up you mind? To help you make a decision, we’ve distilled our extensive hands-on time with all three models down into the ultimate Toyota Etios Liva vs. Nissan Micra vs. Renault Pulse comparison.
Toyota Etios Liva is designed to keep in mind the demands of the Indian customers including every detail performed by the expert engineers. The hatchback segment car Etios Liva is available in two variants of petrol and diesel. The petrol engine offers 3NR-FE with 4-cylinder 16V along with DOHC and gasoline segment in the car. The engine offers the maximum power of 80PS along with the torque of 104Nm. The 5 speed manual transmission offered as the engine helps in the most efficient usage of the model. The fuel efficient is achieved of 18.31 Kmpl with robust and good functionality as a whole. The diesel engine of Etios Liva offers the maximum power of 68PS along with the torque of 170Nm varying from 1800 to 2400 rpm. The Etios Liva Diesel has a mileage of 23.59 kmpl.
Nissan is a Japanese auto major which deals with the auto parts of the car and now launches their own model with most engine success. In Indian market the petrol version of Micra offers 1.2L, 1198cc, DOHC, 12 valve and 3 cylinder engine which produces the maximum power of 76PS at the rate of 6000rpm. The torque of the engine is achieved at 104Nm at 4000rpm. The models of Nissan Micra in petrol are – Nissan Micra XE, Nissan Micra XL and Nissan Micra XV. The company made diesel version of Micra in India powered by a 1.5 litre, SOHC, 8-valve along with 4 cylinder which produces maximum power of 64 PS at 4000 rpm and generating maximum torque of 160 Nm at 2000 rpm. The Nissan Micra diesel offers two variants names XV and XV premium offering the best days of journey to the passengers with affordable amount.
Similar to Micra, Renault offers the two variants of petrol and diesel in one go. The petrol engine is a DOHC 12 Valve with 3cylinder engine especially designed for small segment namely hatchback. The maximum power by this hatchback is offered by 75bhp at the rate of 6000rpm and the torque of 104Nm ranging to 4000rpm. It’s a 1.5L, 4 cylinder common rail diesel engines ensuring the car to be fuel efficient. The car produces relatively less power than other models using the same engine. The maximum power offered by Renault Pulse is 64 bhp at the rate of 4000rpm. The torque of the car is measured as 160Nm at 2000rpm. The power engine offers 5 speed manual speed transmission aiming at safe and pleasure journey to the drive in passenger.
All these three top brand cars offers the segment of hatchback with the best level of comfort and satisfaction. These brands foremost work in their engines to ensure the best pick up and smooth ride. The peace and satisfaction is what matters at the end, promising the fact to overwhelmed the journey of the customers with their favorable models.