Hyundai Creta is a very popular car in the compact SUV segment. The car has been doing good sales numbers consistently. Another SUV that is rising to fame and making its grip stronger in India is MG Hector. In this article, we will discuss the benefits of buying MG Hector over Hyundai Creta.

Pricing MG Hector over Hyundai Creta

We will consider the SX Executive variant of the Hyundai Creta and the Style variant of MG petrol. To keep this comparison simple we are considering a petrol engine with manual transmission. The Hyundai Creta SX Executive 1.5-litre petrol engine is priced at Rs 15.77 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). The MG Hector Style variant is priced at Rs 15.21 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). You get a bigger SUV at a lower price point when you consider MG Hector.

MG Hector Engine

MG Hector engine

The Hyundai Creta gets a 1.5-litre petrol engine that produces 113bhp and 144Nm of torque mated to a six-speed manual gearbox. While the MG Hector gets a 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine that produces 141bhp and 250Nm of torque paired to a six-speed manual gearbox. The MG Hector gets a turbo-charged engine with more power and torque.

Space and Comfort

MG Hector back seat space

The Hyundai Creta is 4300mm in length, 1790mm in width, and 1635mm in height with a wheelbase of 2610mm and a ground clearance of 190mm. the MG Hector is 4655mm in length, 1835 in width, 1760mm in height with a wheelbase of 2750mm, and ground clearance of 192mm. Overall dimensions of MG Hector make it a bigger SUV. Added length and dimension lead to added space in the cabin. This extra space makes the MG Hector more comfortable and spacious over Hyundai Creta.


MG Hector dash board

Both cars are adequately feature-loaded. But the Creta does not get a touchscreen. However, MG does and the Hector gets some additional features like traction control and also offers My MG Shield plan where you get a three to five years warranty based on the plan you choose. Roadside assistance, buyback plan, and vehicle protection plan (scheduled servicing of the vehicle) are also covered under the My MG Shield plan. This makes owning the MG Hector hassle-free.

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