Comparison: Maruti Fronx v Renault Kiger

maruti fronx vs renault kiger

maruti fronx vs renault kiger

When it comes to choosing a new car, the options can be overwhelming. The Maruti Suzuki Fronx and Renault Kiger are two popular models in the subcompact SUV segment. The Maruti Suzuki small crossover SUV would be offered as a premium NEXA product.

Despite being a crossover SUV, it will compete with a number of small SUVs in the sector. Renault’s Kiger is a segment-specific small SUV. and has been a tremendously successful product in India.

Both cars offer impressive features and capabilities, but which one is the better choice for you? In this article, we’ll compare the Maruti Suzuki Fronx and Renault Kiger to help you make an informed decision.


 Maruti FronxRenault Kiger
Ground Clearance205mm
Boot Space308L405 litres
  • Among the two related SUVs, the Maruti Suzuki Fronx is the longest, widest, and has the longest wheelbase.
  • The tallest is the Renault Kiger. Also, it offers the largest boot space.

Engine Specifications

 Maruti FronxRenault Kiger
Engine1.2L NA Petrol / 1L Turbo-Petrol1L NA Petrol / 1L Turbo-Petrol
No of Cylinders43
Max Power90PS / 100PS72PS / 100PS
Max Torque113Nm / 149Nm96Nm / up to 160Nm
Transmission5-speed MT and  AMT / 5-speed MT and 6-speed AT5-speed MT and AMT / 5-speed manual and CVT
Claimed Fuel Efficiency20 kmpl (turbo)
  • Compared to the naturally aspirated engines in the Magnite/Kiger, the Maruti Suzuki Fronx produces more power.
  • The turbocharged engine in the Fronx produces the same amount of power as the engines in the other two models, but less torque.

Key specifications

  • These sub-4m products all appear to be generous and come with features that are appropriate for the categories into which they fall.
  • All of these small SUVs share a number of features in common, such as alloy wheels, wireless Apple Carplay and Android Auto, touchscreen infotainment systems, automatic climate control, rear AC vents, keyless entry with an engine start/stop button, cruise control, a multi-function steering wheel, a 60:40 split-folding rear seat, ISOFIX child seat mounts, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors with a camera, etc.
  • Over these aforementioned SUVs, the Maruti Suzuki Fronx gains a wireless smartphone charger, a heads-up display (HUD), an auto-dimming inside rearview mirror (IRVM), connected car technology with OTA updates compatibility, a 360-degree camera, paddle shifters, and up-to-6-airbags.
  • The Renault SUV has equipment such an interior ambient lighting system, a PM 2.5 AC filter, airbags, numerous driving modes, a chilled glove box, and a sliding storage compartment.
  • Maruti Suzuki Fronx and Renault Kiger also come standard with ARKAMYS sound systems.


Maruti Suzuki FronxYet-to-be-revealed
Renault KigerRs 5.97 – 10.79 lakh

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