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Toyota Hyryder vs Honda City e:HEV: Battle of Strong Hybrids

Toyota has recently revealed the prices of the Hyryder SUV, making it India’s most affordable self-charging strong hybrid car. Not only on the price quotient, but the SUV is also among the most fuel-efficient vehicles in the country, placing it against the likes of Honda City e:HEV (Hybrid Electric Vehicle). So, which of these cars should you buy? Let’s try to get an answer by a detailed specification and price comparison of both the cars: –

Hybrid Engine Specifications

Toyota HyryderHonda City Hybrid
Engine1.5-litre TNGA petrol with self-charging strong-hybrid system1.5L Atkinson Cycle i-VTEC Petrol Engine w/ Dual Motors
No of Cylinders34
Battery CapacityTBU0.784 kWh
Max Power (Combined Output)116PS126PS
Peak Torque135Nm253Nm
Transmission Optionse-CVTe-CVT
Claimed Mileage27.97 kmpl26.5kmpl
Toyota Hyryder vs Honda City e:HEV (Hybrid): Specifications Comparison

The Honda City is more powerful and torquier than the Toyota Hyryder. However, the SUV has an upper hand in terms of fuel efficiency.

Also Read: Honda City e:HEV Vs Tata Nexon EV MAX – Which makes more sense?


Toyota Hyryder vs. Honda City e:HEV (Hybrid) interior and features
Key FeaturesToyota HyryderHonda City e:HEV
HeadlampsLED ProjectorLED headlamps with 9 array (inline-shell) design
Alloy Wheels17-inch16-inch
Disc BrakesAll 4 disc brakeAll 4 disc brake
Touchscreen Infotainment9-inch8-inch
Digital Driver’s Display
Apple Carplay & Android Auto✅ (wireless)
Connected Car Tech✅ (with Alexa connectivity)
Heads-up Display (HUD)
Auto AC
Rear AC vents
Cruise Control✅ (Adaptive)
Ventilated Front Seats
Wireless Smartphone Charger
Driver’s Seat Height Adjustable
Electronic Parking Brakes
Paddle Shifters
No of Airbagsup to 66
360° Camera❌ (rear + LaneWatch Camera)
Electronic Stability Control
Hill Assist
ADAS✅ (Collision Mitigation Braking System, Road Departure Mitigation System, Lane Keep Assist System, Adaptive Cruise Control, Auto High-Beam)
Toyota Hyryder vs Honda City e:HEV (Hybrid): Features Comparison

In terms of features, both cars go head-to-head. While the Hyryder gets front ventilated seats, heads-up display, wireless smartphone charger and 360-degree camera that sweeten its comfort & convenience quotient, the City’s ADAS technology (Honda Sensing Suite) increases safety.


Toyota Hyryder Strong-Hybrid variantsHonda City e:HEV
Rs 15.11 lakh to Rs 18.99 lakhRs 19.89 lakh
Toyota Hyryder vs Honda City e:HEV (Hybrid): Price Comparison

The strong-hybrid variants of the Toyota Hyryder SUV range from Rs 15.11 lakh to Rs 18.99 lakh (ex-showroom), making it Rs 4.78 lakh cheaper than the Honda City e:HEV. In fact, its range-topping V variant is also Rs 90,000 more affordable than the Japanese hybrid sedan.


On paper, both cars seem to be giving tough competition to each other. However, Toyota leads the way with its lower price tag, more convenient features, and multiple variant options. In contrast, the Honda City e:HEV comes in a fully-loaded variant that has an edge in terms of safety.