Car Comparison – Hyundai Eon and Datsun Redi-Go
Ever since it was released by Hyundai, the Eon has been one of the bestselling models from the house of Hyundai. Hyundai Eon is undoubtedly the best looking vehicle that was designed keeping in the mind the needs of the budget customers.
The Eon has been given a smart design with swept back long head lights. The creases on its bonnet and its muscular looking body make this small car look very unique and attractive, making it very appealing in the entry level category. The Hyundai Eon has an overall length of 3495 mm and width of 1500 mm. It is quite compact and the quality of plastic used and the finishing is very impressive. The interiors have been very well planned out to provide the best space management. As a result, the Eon is airy cheerful and has sufficient leg space and head space for four adults and a kid to be comfortable. This car is driven by a small 814 cc petrol engine with 3 cylinders. This engine is very reliable and fuel economic delivering output of 56 PS and returning 21.1 kmpl of mileage. The LPG model of the Eon is powered similarly but delivers a better mileage than the petrol variant. The Hyundai Eon has a fuel tank capacity of 32 litres and the LPG model has been given a tank capacity of 32 litres.
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Datsun India has launched the Redi-GO on 7th of June 2016. It was in 2014 that the car maker had revealed the concept model of the Redi GO at the Delhi Auto Expo.
The front fascia of the Redi-GO comes with a smartly styled bonnet which is flanked by a pair of stylish head lamps in swept back style that come with integrated turn lights and the radiator grille is designed in the typical Datsun hexagonal style in the front with its chrome accented borders. The front bumper adds an aggressive stance to this vehicle with its chrome slats and prominent lines that flow along its side profile. The rear wind shield is placed high up and the tail lamps are stacked vertically to add an appeal. Datsun India has been banking on the Redi Go with the intent to grab a handsome market share in the entry level small car category of the Indian car market. As of now, the Datsun Redi Go will come with an 800 cc petrol engine, which will be generating output of 53 BHP and max torque of 72 Nm. The company will initially offer a five speed manual transmission model of the Redi Go with plans to release an AMT model in future.
Datsun Redi Go price in india starts from 2.75 lakh (Delhi) while the Datsun Redi Go TCO is estimated to reach 3.85 lakh.