Whether it is straight from the showroom or a second-hand car, adding a four-wheeled family member is an exciting experience. To ensure that you take home the best possible car, here is a comparison of two close competitors- the Honda Amaze E Petrol vs the Hyundai Xcent 1.2.

Parameter  Honda Amaze E Petrol Hyundai Xcent 1.2
Engine The Honda Amaze runs on the i-VTEC Petrol Engine  The Hyundai Xcent comes loaded with the Kappa VTVT Petrol Engine, 
Displacement         1199 cc 1197 cc
Power 88.76bhp@6000rpm  81.86bhp@6000rpm 
Torque 110Nm@4800rpm  113.75nm@4000rpm 
Performance 0-100kmph in 14.2 seconds  0-100kmph in 15 seconds 
Mileage 20.14 kmpl at a top speed of 172 km/h  19.5 kmpl at 140 km/h
Transmission Manual Manual
Front suspension MacPherson Strut  MacPherson Strut 
Rear suspension The Honda Amaze has the Torsion Beam rear suspension  The Hyundai Xcent comes with a Coupled Torsion Beam suspension
Steering Type Power Power
Front brake Disc Disc
Rear Brake Drum Drum
Tyre size 175/65 R14  165/65 R14
Tyre type The Amaze is fitted with tubeless/ radial tyres of 175/65 R14  Xcent’s tyres are tubeless 
Wheel size 14 Inch  14 Inch 
Interior Features The Honda Amaze boasts of meter illumination, ivory interior door handles, beige and black dual-tone instrument garnish, and MID screen measuring 3.8*3.2 cms The Hyundai Xcent comes with blue interior illumination, dual-tone beige and black interiors, and front and rear door map pockets
Rear Shoulder Room  Honda Amaze doesn’t come with this feature 1250 mm
Seating Capacity 5 seater 5 seater
Boot space The Honda Amaze has a higher boot space at 420 liters  The Hyundai Xcent comes with a 407 liters boot space capacity 
Fuel Capacity  35 litres fuel capacity  43 liters 
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts The Honda Amaze comes with this security feature This feature isn’t available in the Xcent
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock  Yes No
Engine Mobilizer Yes Yes
Lighting  The exterior of Honda Amaze is fitted with LED tail lamps  The Hyundai Xcent has Daytime Running Lights
Trunk Opener  Lever Lever
Bumpers Body-colored bumpers Body-colored bumpers

We hope this comparison chart will give you a fair idea of which new or used car to buy. Also, did you know that you could obtain used car loans in India? Tata Capital used car loan offers loans of up to 95% of the car value with easy and flexible EMI options.