Admin | 17 Oct, 2021
Tata Harrier vs Jeep Compass vs Hyundai Creta - Know Which is Better?
Here we are going to compare three stalwarts from the SUV segment. All of them have gained a strong identity, consequently sales, since their introduction in the Indian automobile market. Yes, we are going to dissect Tata Harrier, Jeep Compass, and Hyundai Creta to evaluate their dominant attributes.
Have you been confused among the three? Mulling over which one to buy, Tata Harrier, Hyundai Creta, or Jeep Compass?
Read to have a fair idea about each.
Basic Construction of Harrier, Compass, and Creta
Tata Harrier has an upper hand over others concerning the size. Creta would be the loser in terms of basic dimensions. Designed with elan, Tata Harrier has a distinctive look and appeal. Road presence offered by the model is also very impressive. The Harrier is 328mm longer than the Creta. On the other hand, Compass is placed in between. It is neither as small as a Creta nor as large as the Harrier. It falls 203mm short of the giant.
A similar difference exists in the case of wheelbase and length also. Having 114mm more than Hyundai Creta does and 80mm more than Jeep Compass, Tata Harrier is the longer one. Undoubtedly both the others fade in front of Harrier in wheelbase dimension as well.
Let’s have a quick look at the dimensions:
|Dimensions||Tata Harrier||Hyundai Creta||Jeep Compass|
Interior Features: Harrier v/s Compass v/s Creta
All three SUVs, Creta, Harrier, and Compass have been designed meticulously to offer optimal space inside. Passengers will have a pleasant experience both inside the city and during off-roading adventures. The sturdy design features are aimed at delivering an exceptional experience.
Harrier has a roomy second row that is adequately spaced offering plenty of headroom and legroom. The car will accommodate three well-built adults comfortably, without rubbing each other. Nonetheless, the driving position may cause a bit of discomfort for many. The problem would worsen in the case of short drivers.
Hyundai has always been an intelligent car manufacturer. They have been proving it through their models on Indian roads since 1999. Each of the cars from the Korean brand has been a tough contender. The brand maintains its identity with Hyundai Creta too. The model has a brilliant and spacious interior, though not as much as the Harrier. However, Creta outperforms Jeep Compass on this factor. The car is roomier than the Jeep.
The designers at Jeep haven’t paid much attention to interior spacing it seems. The car doesn’t offer comfortable seating for the rear passengers. We believe that the car manufacturer must consider this seriously and introduce necessary modifications. Unlike the Harrier, Jeep Compass delivers a commanding driving position. The highly placed seat would provide a detailed view of the front to have better control.
Hyundai Creta v/s Jeep Compass v/s Tata Harrier: Mileage, Engine Performance
Hyundai Creta is available in both Petrol and Diesel variants. The petrol variants offer a power of 113 BHP and 138 BHP, whereas the Diesel one generates a power of 113 BHP. Tata Harrier is available in the Diesel variant only, which generates a power of 138 BHP. At the same time, the Petrol variant of Compass delivers a power of 161 BHP and Diesel variant gives 168 BHP.
Fuel Efficiency/ Mileage
We are too eager to check out the fuel efficiency of each model. Given below are the mileage offered by the models are:
|Hyundai Creta||17 kmpl|| 21 kmpl|
|Jeep Compass||14 kmpl||16 kmpl|
|Tata Harrier||NIL||15 kmpl|
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Safety Features- Harrier vs Compass vs Creta
As you can understand all three are installed with advanced technical features to ensure comfort and safety. The SUVs have ABS with EBD, ISOFIX child anchors, Traction Control, Hill Hold Assist, and Electronic Stability Control. Although these elements are available in some variants of both Creta and Harrier, all these features are available in all the variants of Jeep Compass. Top variants of these models offer 6 airbags too. Refer to the table given below to see the safety features installed in each of the models.
|Safety Features||Tata Harrier||Jeep Compass||Hyundai Creta|
|ABS with EBD and Brake Assist||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Parking Sensors||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Side & Curtain Airbags||Yes||Yes||4x4 Variant only|
Other Features in Compass, Creta, and Harrier
The comfort features installed include automatic climatic control, steering mounted audio controls, touchscreen infotainment system integrated with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, keyless entry, and push-button start and stop which is included in all three models.
The SUVs Harrier, Compass, and Creta are from famed brands and hence have excellent characteristics to attract every customer. Tata Harrier is the best if you consider the dimensions and styling. Jeep Compass outshines the others in the case of powerful performance during off-roading trips. Hyundai Creta has a distinctive appearance and admirable fuel efficiency that beats the other two.