Citroen C3 VS opponents (Magnite, Sonet, Ignis and Punch)!

Citroen C3 startup information

Citroen C3 It will be launched on June 5th in India this year. All of these hatchbacks are ready to accept models that work very well in the domestic car market, such as Magnite, Sonet, Ignis and Punch.

The C3 will be the second Citroen to be produced in India. In appearance, the C3 is a smaller C5 Aircross with several similar internal features, such as a color palette and AC outlets. Although he is only a hatchback, he has a high position. By size, C3 is at the top of the hatchback line.

citroen c3 pictures

It can be expected that the French carmaker will approve the price tag Citroen C3 it will compete aggressively with all other hatchbacks in its segment. Selected dealers will accept pre-orders for C3 with an advance of Rs 21,000. For now, let’s compare Citroen C3 and its competitors.

Citroen C3 against Magnite, Sonet, Ignis and Punch


Citroen C3 Nissan Magnite Kia Sonnet Ignis Impact
Length 3981 mm 3994 mm 3995 mm 3700 mm 3827 mm
Width 1733 mm 1758 mm 1790 mm 1690 mm 1742 mm
Height 1586 mm 1572 mm 1642 mm 1595 mm 1615 mm
Wheel base 2540 mm 2500 mm 3500 mm 2435 mm 2445 mm
Download space 315 liters 336 liters 392 liters 260 liters 366 liters
Fuel capacity 30 liters 40 liters 45 liters 32 liters 37 liters
Tire size 15 inches 16 inches 16 inches 15 inches 16 inches

Citroen C3 not the largest or smallest of the models here. It is longer than both Ignis and Punch, and slightly shorter than Magnite and Sonet. As for the C3 height, it still stands in the middle, but has Ignis and Punch at the top of the range and Magnite and Sonet in the lower range. However, the C3 has the longest wheelbase of all its rivals.

ignis car pictures

Citroen C3 is the smallest fuel tank with a capacity of only 30 liters. The tire size is also on the smaller side with 15-inch tires like the Ignis. The other 3 opponents have 16-inch tires.

nissan magnne pictures


Features Citroen C3 Nissan Magnite Kia Sonnet Maruti Ignis Impact
External Halogen headlights


Two color shades

Swivel indicators mounted on the package

15-inch steel wheels with stylized caps

Dual projector LED headlights with LED turn indicators

Front grille

L-shaped LED DRL with LED fog lamps

Widely distributed signature taillights

ORVMs with turn indicators

Chrome radiator grille, diamond drill pattern,

Rear bumper with dual muffler design

Electric hatch

Automatic headlights

Skating rinks with mandarin accents

LED headlights and taillights

LED DRLs with integrated indicators

Chrome grid

Body colored door handles

Body color ORVM devices

Roof rails

Forming sidewalls

Fender Arch molding

LED projector lamps and LED DRL lamps

LED taillights


15-inch alloy wheels

ORVMs with turn indicators

Automatic folding ORVM

90 degree doors

Interior Height-adjustable driver’s seat

Digital instrument cluster

Folding chairs

Inclined steering wheel

Completely black interior

Chair cover

Wide foot space

Audio and meter controls built into the integrated steering

Rear AC fans

Height-adjustable seats

Large 10 liter glove box with lighting

Two-color interiors

Height-adjustable driver’s seat

Anterior and posterior adjustable skull

The center support of the back seat

Inclined steering wheel


Windows power


Two-tone control panel

Windows power

Tilt the steering wheel

4 speakers (Zeta and Alpha)

2 speakers in the Delta system

Electrically adjustable ORVM

Remote keyless entry

Two-color interiors

Fabric upholstery

Height-adjustable driver’s seat

60:40 rear seats

Inclined steering wheel

Chilled glove box

Leather steering wheel and gear lever

Premium upholstery with three arrow design

Information entertainment 10-inch information entertainment system


Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

8-inch pop-up entertainment entertainment system

2 DIN integrated audio

Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

4 speakers

8-inch information entertainment system

Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Wireless telephone projection

Audio controls installed on the steering wheel

4 speakers

7-inch touch screen Smartplay Studio

Steering audio and call control

2 tweets on Zeta and Alpha systems

A pop-up 7-inch touch infotainment system from Harman

Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Voice assistance

6 speakers and 2 tweets

Convenience and convenience features Keyless entry

Front USB charger

Rear fast chargers

Windows power

Start the engine by pressing the button

Automatic AC control

Electronic power steering

Wireless charger

Mood lighting


Rear AC fans

Front and rear USB charging port

Central locking

Start the engine remotely

Smart key with start button

Electrical adjustment and collapsible exterior mirrors

Fully automatic air conditioning

Rear AC fans

12 In the socket

Speed ​​detection Automatic door locking

High speed alarm

Immobilizer (anti-theft security system)

Back doors against children

Rear parking sensor

Keyless entry

Front USB charger

Automatic AC

Electrically controlled ORVM devices

Press the start-stop button

Steering wheel control

7-inch TFT instrument cluster

Automatic climate control

Security Double front airbags

ABS with EBD

Rear parking sensors

Double front airbags

Cruise control

Hill Start Assistant

Tire pressure control

Anti-theft alarm

ABS with EBD



Children’s lock

Rear parking sensors

Speed ​​door lock

Impact-sensitive door lock

Double airbags

Cruise control

ABS with EBD




Braking assistant

Rear parking sensors

Front disc brakes

Emergency stop signal

Fog projector lights

Automatic headlights

ISO FIX children’s anchor

Speed ​​door lock

Impact-sensitive door lock

Double front airbags

ABS with EBD

Pre-strapped seat belts with strong restraints

ISOFIX child seat fastening

Observance of pedestrian protection rules

Compliance with full frontal effect

Frontal offset matching

Compliance with side effects

Double front airbags

ABS with EBD

Rear parking sensors

Rear parking camera

Automatic headlights and rain sensors

Front fog lamps with angle function

5 star GNCAP security rating

Sonet is the best equipped model on the list. Nissan Magnite and Tata Punch are coming soon.

If you accept the security features, Punch, Magnite and Sonet offer impressive security features compared to all of them. Citroen C3. We expect the Citroen C3 to come out next month with features that match these models.

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Engine and transmission

While the Kia Sonet comes here with better engine characteristics, the Citroen C3 is nearby.

Citroen C3 Nissan Magnite Kia Sonnet Maruti Ignis Tata Punch
Engine type 1.2 liter NA

1.2 liter turbo gasoline

1.0-liter NA and turbo gasoline 1.0 liters of gasoline

1.5 liter diesel

1.2 liters of gasoline 1.2-liter Revotron gasoline engine
Replacement 1198 cm

1199 cm

999 cu 998 cm

1493 cm

1197 cm 1199 cm
Maximum power 82 hp / 110 hp 72 hp / 100 hp 120 hp / 115 hp 61 a.k.a. 86 a.k.a.
Maximum torque 115 Nm / 190 Nm 96 Nm / 160 Nm (MT)

152 Nm (AT)

172 Nm / 250 Nm 113 Nm 113 Nm
Manual transmission 5 MT / 6 MT 5 MT 6 MT, 6 iMT 5 MT 5 MT
Automatic transmission CVT 6AT, 7DCT 5 AMT 5 AMT
ARAI Mileage MT 19.8 km

19.4 kmpl (Turbo MT)

18.75 kmp 18.2 kmpl – 24.1 kmpl 20.89 kmp 18.97 kmp
ARAI Mileage AT 17.7 kmpl – 20 kmpl 18.3 kmpl – 19 kmpl 20.89 kmp

Price comparison

Citroen C3 Nissan Magnite Kia Sonnet Maruti Ignis Tata Punch
Ex-salon price 8 Varnishes – 12 Varnishes (expected) 5.88 Lacquer – 10.36 Lacquer 7.15 Lacquer – 13.79 Lacquer 5.17 Lacquer – 7.70 Lacquer 5.83 Lacquer – 9.49 Lacquer

Stay tuned to us for more updates on the Citroen C3, which will be unveiled on June 15thth.

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