Tata Nexon

Nexon, Honda WRV: The most awaited Tata Nexon has finally started their journey in the Indian market with their launch yesterday priced their vehicle for Rs 5.85 lakh. This is the first-ever compact SUV that undercuts all the rivals in the market at the moment like Honda WR-V. This model is designed on the new IMPACT design philosophy, the new subcompact SUV has created quite a stir for the design which looks unique at the Delhi Auto Expo the previous year.

On the other hand, Honda WR-V is also one of the new arrivals in the SUV space. SUV is now a thing for the customers and WR-V has already begun to sell their vehicles for quite some time now and with Nexon in the competition, it remains to be seen if Tata Nexon will eat into the comparison. This is a concrete Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV comparison with all the details in features, mileage, specifications, etc.

Honda WRV

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Price

Name of the Car Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Tata Nexon Rs 5.85 lakh to Rs 9.44 lakh
Honda WR-V Rs 7.66 lakh to Rs 9.91 lakh


Tata Nexon is available at across five trims. They are – XE, XT, XM, XZ+ and XZ+ with a dual-tone roof packed with petrol and diesel engines.

The petrol version of Honda WR-V starts at Rs 7.66 lakh to Rs. 8.88 lakh and the diesel version of the SUV is available between Rs 8.71 lakh to Rs 9.91 lakh at ex-showroom Delhi.

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Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Specifications

Specifications Tata Nexon Honda WR-V
Petrol Engines 1.2-litre turbo 1.2-litre, i-VTEC
Power 108bhp 89bhp
Torque 170bhp 110Nm
Diesel Engines 1.5-litre Diesel 1.5-litre, i-DTEC
Power 108bhp 99bhp
Torque 260Nm 200Nm
Transmission 6-speed MT & AMT 5-speed MT & 6-speed MT


Tata Nexon is available in two petrol engine specifications and two diesel engine specifications. Both the motors produce a maximum power of 108bhp. The torque figures of the petrol and diesel unit stand at 170Nm and 260Nm respectively.

Petrol and diesel models of The Nexon are available with a 6-speed manual gearbox.

The WR-V comes is available in both the versions of petrol and diesel. There is no auto box in WR-V. The petrol unit is a 1.2L i-VTEC unit in making 89bhp and 110Nm, and the diesel motro is a 1.5L i-DTEC generating 99bhp against 200Nm.

From the analysis of specifications, we can say that The Nexon is more powerful that WE-V.

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Mileage

Name of the Car Petrol Mileage Diesel Mileage
Tata Nexon 18kmpl 23kmpl
Honda WR-V 17.5kmpl 25.5kmpl

Tata Nexon gives a mileage of 18kmpl with petrol unit and it is 23 kmpl with a diesel motor.

The Honda WR-V is considered as the most fuel efficient sub-compact SUV in the country. This can deliver fuel economy of 17.5kmpl in petrol and in diesel version, it is 25.5kmpl.

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Dimensions

Dimensions Tata Nexon Honda WR-V
Length 3,995mm 3,999mm
Breadth 1,811mm 1,734mm
Height 1,607mm 1,601mm
Wheelbase 2,470mm 2,555mm
Seating Capacity 5 (2+3) 5
Boot Space Not Known 363L

Honda WR-V is longer than Nexon. The length of Honda is 3,999mm and Nexon is broader in size with 1,811mm and taller with 1,607mm, WR-V has a longer wheelbase with 2.55mm.

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Features

Key Features Tata Nexon Honda WR-V
Rear AC Vents Yes No
Touchscreen Infotainment system Yes Yes
Height adj. driver seat Yes Yes
Power-operated ORVMs Yes Yes
Bluetooth connectivity Yes Yes
Steering mounted audio & calling controls Yes Yes
Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Yes No
Navigation system & Voice command Yes Yes
Rain sensing wipers Not Known Yes
Push start/stop Yes Yes


The display of Tata Nexon is equipped with HD touchscreen display with a 6.5-inch screen. Is has a Harman Connect Next infotainment system supported by Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The car has a climate control, rear action vents and a voice command.

It additionally has a drive mode controller feature that allows you to choose between the three-modes-Eco, City and Sport.

One of the points to notice is that the change in the drive mode of the controller that can affect the ABS and it can control the traction settings.

Honda WR-V is packed with a keyless entry and a centre door lock and many other features such as all power windows, power-operated ORVMs, and one-touch lane change indicator as standard.

The SUV also has other features as climate control that is automatic with touch control panel in the car and a front center armrest that has a strong console which is specific top-spec variants. One of the push start/stop button and Honda smart key system with keyless remote is available only on the top-spec diesel variants.

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Safety Features

Key Features Tata Nexon Honda WR-V
Dual Airbags Yes Yes
ABS with EBD Yes Yes
Rear Parking Camera Yes Yes
Rear Defogger Yes Yes
Speed Sensing Auto Door lock Not Known No
Autonomous emergency braking Not Known No
Reverse parking sensor Yes Yes
Auto Day/Night IRVM Not Known No
All Disc brakes No No
NCAP Ratings NA NA


Tata Nexon is featured with dual airbags in the car. The 9th gen and ABS with EBD as a standard safety equipment. There is a hill assist to change the gears in accordance with the road the car is travelling. Rear camera view interface is one of the many other features.

Honda WR-V is filled with several standard fitments that can save for multi-view rear camera guidelines and driver side window one touch up that can be restricted to the range of the topping variant.

The carline in the car also can get a day/night rearview mirror without auto dimming function.


This is our view so far while comparing both the cars. What is your view about the both? Let us know your opinion in the comments section below.

Tata Nexon Vs Honda WRV Comparison
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This is our view so far while comparing both the cars. What is your view about the both? Let us know your opinion in the comments section below.

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