Suzuki Mehran is known to rule the roads in Pakistan, while Tata is one of the largest automotive manufacturers next door in India.
On a closer inspection of the Mehran and Tata’s Nano, it was found that both the cars are very similar, yet a class apart.
The purpose of both the models is to provide efficient mileage to the consumer while being light on the pockets by being affordable for those who cannot purchase upgraded cars.
However, somehow the Nano beats Mehran in almost everything except for, the price-tag (read to find out how)!
The compact vehicle has been manufactured with the 0.8 liters, inline-3 6 valve engine. With the 4-speed manual transmission. It provides the drivers with an average performance.
Mehran 2017 model has been providing an average mileage of 14 KM/L.
Suzuki Mehran has the following specifications;
- It has been manufactured with the OHC engine
- The displacement of the vehicle is 796 cc
- Fuel tank capacity of Mehran is 30 liters
- The seating capacity of the vehicle is up to 5 members
You will come across the following salient features;
- It has a kerb weight of 1330 KG
- The fuel type is both petrol and CNG
- Mehran has a ground clearance of 170 mm
- It is available in 4 different colors
The GenX Nano is enhanced by a 624cc MPFi Petrol Engine which churns out 38PS power and 51 Nm torque.
The XE, XM & XT variants of GenX Nano are mated to a 4-speed manual transmission while the GenX Nano XMA & XTA variants come with a 5 speed automated manual transmission.
The GenX Nano delivers an impressive mileage of 23.6 km with a manual transmission while the AMT variants deliver 21.9 kmpl making it one of the most fuel-efficient cars in India.
The new GenX Nano, will be offered in 5 variants i.e. the XTA & XMA with Easy Shift (AMT) and 3 variants i.e. XE, XM, XT with Manual Transmission, equipped with features such as creep technology to facilitate easy driving in bumper to bumper traffic and design as seen by the stylish first-in-segment, digital information display system.
The interiors range from beige, with silver and cappuccino accents to fully black interiors. The exteriors boast of body colored handles, new Infinity Motif Design Grille, and a new Integrated Rear Spoiler to name a few. The XTA/XT is available in 7 trendy colors whereas the XMA/XM comes in 5 colors and the XE in 2 colors.
The Suzuki Mehran is priced in a range between 7-8 lacs whereas, in India, the Nano is priced from INR 2.25 Lac to INR 3.20 Lakh, making it one of the most affordable small car in India! Leaving Pakistan’s Suzuki Mehran behind in price, design, features, specs, and not to forget the most important point, safety!