Tata Nexon vs Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza vs Mahindra TUV300: Price Comparison

The all-new Tata Nexon subcompact SUV comes with a highly competitive price tag of Rs. 5.85 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), but is that aggressive pricing enough compete with established rivals like the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza and Mahindra TUV300? Find out here.

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The Tata Nexon gets more competitve pricing in the base and mid trims


  • The Tata Nexon gets a significant price advantage on the base trims
  • The Nexon and TUV300 are priced similarly on top trims
  • The Vitara Brezza gets a 1.3 engine, while the Nexon & TUV use 1.5 diesel

With the launch of the Tata Nexon, Tata Motors has now finally entered sub-4 metre SUVs space. However, the subcompact SUV segment gets some highly established offerings like the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza and Mahindra TUV300. Both models are doing good numbers and are quite well priced as well. We haven't added the equally popular Ford EcoSport to this comparison since the model is slated for a comprehensive facelift soon. That said, how does the new Tata Nexon compete against its primary rivals in the segment? We do a quick price comparison to find out.

Also Read: Tata Nexon Variants Explained in Detail

Tata Nexon

7.86 Lakh * On Road Price (New Delhi)
Tata Nexon

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(The Tata Nexon gets the newly developed 1.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine)

Also Read: Tata Nexon SUV Launched In India; Prices Stat At ₹ 5.85 Lakh

The new Tata Nexon is available in four variants across two engine options. However, its competitors do not get a petrol powertrain and hence it makes sense to compare only the diesel versions. The Vitara Brezza gets the smallest 1.3-llitre oil burner, while the TUV and Nexon use a 1.5-litre engines.

Tata Nexon vs Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza vs Mahindra TUV300 Price Comparison (ex-Delhi):

Diesel Trims Tata Nexon Trims Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Trims Mahindra TUV300
Base XE   ₹ 6,85,000 LDi   ₹ 7,23,962 T4 ₹ 7,67,786
      LDi (O)   ₹ 7,36,869 T4+ ₹ 8,03,783
Mid XM ₹ 7,33,900 VDi   ₹ 7,77,067 T6 ₹ 8,34,653
  XT ₹ 8,14,900 VDi (O)   ₹ 7,90,067 T6+ ₹ 8,60,352
Top XZ+ ₹ 9,29,900 ZDi ₹ 8,70,068 T8 ₹ 9,21,547
  XZ+ Dual-Tone ₹ 9,44,900 ZDi+ ₹ 9,69,068 T8 mHawk100 ₹ 9,29,546
          T8 mHawk100 Dual-Tone ₹ 9,44,543
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(The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is currently the segment bestseller)

Entry-Level Variants

Tata Motors has been extremely aggressive on the Nexon's pricing. The base XE diesel costs ₹ 6.85 lakh, which is about ₹ 39,000 cheaper than the base Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza LDi, and around ₹ 52,000 more affordable over the LDi (O) that gets ABS and airbags as standard. It is to be noted that the Nexon comes with the safety features as standard on all variants. The Nexon also gets a price advantage over the Mahindra TUV300 that starts at ₹ 7.68 lakh (all-prices, ex-showroom Delhi) for the base T4 trim, which is a good ₹ 83,000 more expensive than the Nexon.

Also Read: Tata Nexon: Engine Specs, Competition, Exterior And Interior Details

Mid Variants

The Nexon continues to remain aggressive in its pricing in the mid variants as well with the XM trim priced at ₹ 7.34 lakh, which is about ₹ 43,000 cheaper than the Brezza VDi. The Nexon XM is also cheaper by ₹ 1 lakh over the Mahindra TUV T6 trim. However, the more expensive Nexon XT trim packs in more features on Tata's subcompact SUV, whilst reducing the price difference. The XT is priced at ₹ 8.15 lakh, which is more expensive than the VDi and VDi (O), but is still cheaper than the ₹ 8.60 lakh sticker price on the TUV300 T6+.

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(The TUV300 T10 was recently introduced with more features, but priced are yet to be revealed)

Also Read: Tata Nexon Subcompact SUV Review

Top Variants


All three manufacturers offer two top variants with a slight difference in terms of features. The Tata Nexon loses its price advantage here and turns out to be on-par and at times more expensive than its rivals. The Nexon XZ+ is priced at ₹ 9.30 lakh, which is ₹ 60,000 cheaper than the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza ZDi. Meanwhile, the Nexon XZ+ dual-tone is around ₹ 24,000 over the ZDi+. Comparing it with the TUV, the T8 mHawk80 is ₹ 8000 cheaper than the Nexon XZ, while the T8 mHawk100 is offered at the same price as the XZ trim. Same is the case with the XZ+ dual-tone and T8 mHawk100 dual-tone, with both models priced at ₹ 9.44 lakh.

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