Nissan Micra Active Vs Maruti Suzuki Wagon R

Comparison Between Nissan Micra Active and Maruti Suzuki Wagon R

Nissan Micra Active Vs Maruti Suzuki Wagon R

Nissan Micra Active Vs Maruti Suzuki Wagon R comparison is here. Nissan India recently launched the facelifted 2013 Nissan micra with lot of new facilities than earlier version. One of the powerful rival of micra is Maruti Suzuki Wagon R. Here you can read the full comparison between Nissan Micra Active and Maruti Suzuki Wagon R top petrol variants in all aspects. The 5 seater hatch back Micra Active available in 4 petrol variants powered by a 1198 cc, Petrol engine  capable to produce power of  68PS at 5000rpm and a torque of 104Nm at 4000rpm.

The Nissan claims this is a perfect hatchback for the Indian customers. The micra active comes with good quality assurance, better mileage option, stylish exterior and spacious interiors. The economical car will be cause low maintenance cost because of its built quality. The total weight of the car reduced 30kg from old micra and it will aid in better mileage.The new Nissan micra active comes with lot of new features. Refreshed interiors, redesigned front bumper, spacious seats etc.The  Micra Active available from Rs. 3.50 lakh.

Maruti Suzuki Wagon R satisfying lakhs of middle class Indian population for many years. The economical car launched in 1999 for the first time and then its face lifted versions came in 2003 and 2006. Now its available in 4 petrol options including ABS and airbags in top variants.Some one may feel boxy look comparing with other costly cars, but it is quite attractive and really worthy for your money in terms of features and performance.

Maruti Suzuki Wagon R petrol models are powered by a 998 cc, Petrol engine produces 67 bhp @ 6200 RPM power and 90Nm of torque at 3500rpm. Engine mated with 5-speed, Manual, FWD gearbox too. Maruti Suzuki Wagon R petrol models gives you mileage of 20.51kmpl. Interior fitted with all safety and comfort features in top variants. The base petrol model priced at Rs. 3,61,606 and top ones available for Rs. 4,48,400/-.

Comparison Between Nissan Micra Active and Maruti Suzuki Wagon R


Engine performance and mileage

Technical Specifications Nissan Micra Active XV Safety Pack Maruti Suzuki Wagon R 1.0 Vxi (ABS-Airbag)
Engine 1198 cc, 3 cylinder petrol engine  998 cc Petrol engine
Displacement 1198 cc  998 cc
Max power 67 bhp @ 5000 RPM  67 bhp @ 6200 RPM
Max torque 104 Nm @ 4000 RPM  90 Nm @ 3500 RPM
Mileage 19.49 kmpl  20.5 kmpl
Gears 5 Gears  5 Gears
Transmission Manual  Manual

Look, style and Dimensions

length x width x height(mm) 3801 mm x 1665 mm x 1530 mm  3539 mm x 1495 mm x 1670  mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm  2400 mm
Body-Coloured ORVM Yes  Yes
Body color bumper Yes  Yes
Outside Rear View Mirrors Yes  Yes
Alloy Wheels No  No
Headlamps Conventional  Conventional
Tyres 165/70 R14  155 / 65 R14
Fuel tank 41 litres  35 litres
Turning Radius 4.65 metres  4.6 metres
Ground Clearance 154 mm  165 mm


Safety features

Suspension front McPherson strut front axle  Mc Pherson Strut with coil  spring
Suspension rear Torsion beam rear axle  Isolated trailing link with coil  spring
Steering Electric Power assisted rack & pinion  Electronic Power Steering with  Tilt
Brakes(front) Disc  Disc
Breaks (rear) Drum  Drum
Tubeless Tyres Yes  155 / 65 R14
ABS(Anti-Lock Braking System) Yes  Yes
EBD(Electronic Brake-force Distribution) Yes  No
Electronic Stability Program No  No
Engine immobilizer Yes  No
Child Safety Lock Yes  Yes
Central Locking Yes  Yes, Remote
Air bag 2 (Driver & Co-Driver)  2 (Driver & Co-Driver)
Brake Assist Yes  No
Seat belt Yes  Yes
Parking sensors No  No
Fog lamp Yes  Yes


Comfort and convenience features

Power Steering Yes  Yes
Power windows Yes  Yes
AC Yes, Manual  Yes, Manual
Boot space 251 litres  180 litre
Seating Capacity 5 Person  5 Person
Music system Yes, Integrated (in-dash) Music System  Yes, Integrated (in-dash) Music  System
Seat Upholstery Fabric  Fabric
Keyless Start Yes  no
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes  No
Tinted glass Yes  Yes
Foldable rear seats No  Partial
Rear defogger Yes  Yes
Rear wiper Yes  Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers No  no
  Warranty 2 years  2 years


Petrol Variants
  • XE
  • XL
  • XV
  • XV safety pack


Petrol Variants
  • Wagon R LX
  • Wagon R LXI
  • Wagon R VXI
  • Wagon R VXI with ABS
  • Turquoise Blue (new)
  • Blade Silver
  • Storm White
  • Onyx Black
  • Aqua Green
  • Brick Red.


  • Fire Brick Red
  • Breeze Blue
  • Bakers Chocolate
  • Midnight black
  • Superior white
  • Glistening Grey
  • Silky silver
Price range
  • XE -Rs. 350000/-
  • XL -Rs. 401699/-
  • XV -Rs. 439881/-
  • XV safety -Rs. 471061/-


  • Petrol Variants Rs. 3,61,606  to 4,48,400/-

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