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New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno| Price | Specs | Mileage | Dimensions |

The new 2017 Maruti Dzire is a great more modern car especially when compared to the car it replaces. The Dzire is based on the same HEARTEC platform as the Baleno and it is powered by the same engines as well. Even though the Baleno and Dzire are not exactly direct rivals, the overlap in prices means they can be considered as an alternative to each other. So, how do the two cars compare with each other? Let’s find it out in the New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno comparison.

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New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison


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New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison- Price

2017 Maruti DzireMaruti Baleno
Ex-showroom PriceRs 5.45 Lakh to Rs 9.41 LakhRs. 5.28-8.44 lakh

The Dzire is costlier than the Baleno by Rs 20,000-50,000. Top end diesel model of the Dzire is costlier than the top end Baleno by 50,000. That said, the entry level Baleno and Dzire diesel, both cost the same. Here is a detailed variat by variant Maruti Dzire vs Baleno price comparison –



New DzireBaleno
LXiRs. 5.45 lakhSigmaRs. 5.28 lakh
VXi Rs. 6.29 lakhDeltaRs. 5.99 lakh
ZXiRs. 7.05 lakhZetaRs. 6.59 lakh
ZXi+Rs. 7.94 lakhAlphaRs. 7.30 lakh
VXi AMTRs. 6.76 lakhDelta ATRs. 7.05 lakh
ZXi AMTRs. 7.52 lakhZeta ATRs. 7.66 lakh
ZXi+ AMTRs. 8.41 lakh
LDiRs. 6.45 lakhSigmaRs. 6.45 lakh
VDiRs. 7.29 lakhDeltaRs. 7.11 lakh
ZDiRs. 8.05 lakhZetaRs. 7.72 lakh
ZDi+Rs. 8.94 lakh AlphaRs. 8.44 lakh
VDi AMTRs. 7.76 lakh
ZDi AMTRs. 8.52 lakh
ZDi+ AMTRs. 9.41 lakh

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New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison- Specifications

New 2017 Maruti DzireMaruti Baleno
Engine Type/ Displacement1.2 L Petrol, 1.3 L Diesel1.2 L Petrol, 1.3 L Diesel
Power83 bhp, 74 bhp83 bhp, 74 bhp
Torque115 Nm, 190 Nm115 Nm, 190 Nm
Transmission (Gearbox)5-speed manual/5-speed AMT, 5-speed manual/5-speed AMT5-speed manual/CVT, 5-speed manual
Mileage(claimed)22 KMPL, 28.4 KMPL21.4 KMPL, 27.39 KMPL

Both the car’s by Maruti are powered by the same engines in an identical state of tune. This certainly means that the Baleno and Dzire both boast the same power as well as the same torque figures. The major difference being, while the Baleno petrol comes with an optional CVT, the Dzire gets an option of 5-speed AMT. Baleno Diesel has only one manual transmission option. Both the cars are based on the same platform.



New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison- Mileage

New 2017 Maruti DzireMaruti Baleno
Diesel28.4 KMPL27.39 KMPL
Petrol22 KMPL21.4 KMPL

The new Dzire is slightly more fuel efficient than the Baleno when it comes to the ARAI figures. However, the mileage figures in real world could vary.



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New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison- Dimensions

Length3995 mm3995 mm
Width1735 mm1745 mm
Height1515 mm1500 mm
Wheelbase2450 mm2520 mm
Ground Clearance163 mm170 mm
Boot Space378 L339 L
Fuel tank Capacity37 L37 L
Kerb WeightPetrol – 860-895 KG
Diesel – 955-990 KG
Petrol – 890 KG
Diesel – 985 KG

As evident from the table above, the Baleno is wider than the Dzire and has a longer wheelbase as well. Both cars are very light due to the new HEARTEC platform.

New 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno Comparison – Verdict

  • Price – The new Dzire is costlier than the Baleno by up to Rs. 50,000.
  • Specifications – Both cars have the same engines. However, the Dzire diesel comes with a 5-speed AMT.
  • Features – When it comes to features, there isn’t much to choose from between the two cars. The Baleno comes with a few features the Dzire doesn’t get.
  • Design – The new Dzire looks much more proportionate and its looks are very appealing. On the other hand, the Baleno has great looks for a hatchback. Since design is a matter of personal taste, we will leave it to the buyers.

It all comes down to personal preferences. There isn’t much that sets the Dzire and Baleno apart when it comes to price, specifications and features. The Dzire would be a good choice if you need a boot space. Else, the slightly cheaper Baleno would be a good fit all your needs.

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So, what are your views on our new 2017 Maruti Dzire vs Baleno comparison? Do let us know in the comments section below. Stay tuned to India Autoz (indiaautoz.in) as we compare the new model Maruti Dzire 2017 with more cars.

About Abhishek Barmase

Abhishek Barmase is a passionate automobile lover who loves to keep himself updated with the latest development in the Indian Automobile Industry. His love for automobiles made him start his own automobile website, https://indiaautoz.in .

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