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Honda Elevate V vs. Maruti Brezza ZXi+: Which SUV Should You Buy?

Earlier this month, Honda launched the Elevate mid-size SUV in India at a very competitive price. However, some of its variants are closely priced with the higher variants of the Maruti Suzuki Brezza, which is known for its reliability, much like Honda. Yes, both SUVs belong to a different class, but their pricing might cause confusion among buyers. So, here we have put these SUVs against each other to help you decide which one to buy.


Honda ElevateMaruti Brezza
SV: Rs 10.99 lakh (MT)LXi: Rs 8.29 lakh (MT)
V: Rs 12.11 lakh (MT), Rs 13.21 lakh (CVT)VXi: Rs 9.64 lakh (MT), Rs 11.14 lakh (AT)
VX: Rs 13.50 lakh (MT), Rs 14.60 lakh (CVT)ZXi: Rs 11.04 lakh (MT), Rs 12.54 lakh (AT)
ZX: Rs 14.90 lakh (MT), Rs 16 lakh (CVT)ZXi+: Rs 12.48 lakh (MT), Rs 13.98 lakh
Honda Elevate vs Maruti Brezza: Price Comparison

As seen in the table above, the second-from-the-top Honda Elevate V variant is priced closely to the top-spec Maruti Brezza ZXi+ variant. In fact, the Brezza ZXi+ is Rs 37,000 more expensive than the Honda Elevate V. Therefore; our comparison will be centered around these variants.

Honda Elevate V


Honda Elevate VMaruti Brezza ZXi+
Length4312 mm3,995 mm
Width1790 mm1,790 mm
Height1650 mm1,685 mm
Wheelbase2650 mm2500 mm
Ground Clearance220 mm≈ 200 mm
Boot Space458 litres328 litres
Wheels16-inch steels
(higher variants get 17-inch alloys)
16 inch alloys
Honda Elevate vs Maruti Brezza: Dimensions
  • Being a mid-size SUV segment, the Honda Elevate is longer than the Maruti Suzuki Brezza. But the Brezza is slightly taller.
  • The Honda Elevate also has a greater ride height of 220 mm and offers a more generous boot space of 458 litres.

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Maruti Brezza ZXi+


ParametersHonda ElevateMaruti Brezza
Engine1.5-litre i-VTEC Naturally Aspirated Petrol1.5-litre K15C Naturally Aspirated Petrol
No of Cylinders44
Max Power121PS103PS
Max Torque145Nm136.8Nm
Transmission6-speed manual / CVT5-speed manual / 6-speed torque converter automatic
Claimed Mileage15.31 kmpl (manual), 16.92 kmpl (CVT)20.15 kmpl (manual), 19.80 kmpl (auto)
Honda Elevate vs Maruti Brezza: Engine Specifications
  • Both the Honda Elevate and Maruti Brezza get a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine. However, the Elevate is more powerful and torquey.
  • Both SUVs come with manual and automatic transmission options. The Honda Elevate get a CVT automatic unit, whereas the Brezza get a torque converter unit.
  • Regarding fuel efficiency, the Maruti Brezza is more fuel-efficient than the Honda Elevate.

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Honda Elevate vs Maruti Brezza ZXi+ features

Features Comparison

Honda Elevate VMaruti Brezza ZXi+
LED Projector Headlamps
Auto Headlamps
(Limited to higher variants)
Cruise Control
(Limited to higher variants)
Auto AC
Rear AC Vents
Wireless Charger
(Limited to higher variants)
Height-Adjustable Driver’s Seat
360-degree Camera
(lane watch camera in higher variants)
Rear View Camera
Paddle Shifters✅ (CVT only)✅ (AT only)
Remote Engine Start✅ (CVT only)8-inch
(higher variants get a 10.25-inch unit)
Heads-up display
Instrument Cluster TypeAnalog with coloured MID
(higher variants get a 7.0-inch semi-digital instrument cluster)
Analog with coloured MID
Touchscreen Infotainment8-inch
(higher variants get a 10.25-inch unit)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto✅ (Wireless)✅ (Wireless)
Connected Car Tech
Keyless Entry with Push Button Start
(Limited to higher variants)
60:40 Split Rear Seat
Adjustable Headrests
No of airbags26
Parking SensorsRearRear
Traction Control
Hill Assist
Honda Elevate V vs Maruti Brezza ZXi+: Features

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honda elevate vs brezza which is better

Which Car Should You Buy?

If you crave an urban SUV with a stylish appearance, larger dimensions, and better boot space, the Honda Elevate should be your choice. But if you value more comfort and technology, the Brezza ZXi+ variant has an advantage over the Honda Elevate’s V variant.