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Axia vs Iriz

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The detailed car comparison of Perodua Axia and Proton Iriz, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The Perodua Axia priced at RM22,990 - RM40,390 while the Proton Iriz car has a price tag of RM36,700 - RM50,700 . Comparing the technical specifications, Proton Iriz engine displacement is 1332 cc while the Perodua Axia houses a 998 cc engine.

Overview Perodua Axia Proton Iriz
Off Road Price*
(Kuala Lumpur)
RM22,990 RM36,700
Available Color(s)
Axia Colors
Iriz Colors
Fuel Type
Petrol
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Petrol
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Vehicle Type
Hatchback
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Hatchback
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From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Perodua Axia

Despite having a small footprint and compact dimensions, the Perodua Axia is a very spacious small hatchback which can put some hatchbacks one segment above to shame with its clever space levels on the inside. The tall boy stance does translate into a considerable amount of headroom, while at the same time, the Axia demonstrates segment-best legroom as well.

Perodua has always been known for making the most economic cars in the respective segments, and the Axia being the smallest of them all, is the most fuel-efficient as well. The 1.0-litre petrol engine in the Perodua Axia promises a fuel economy of 22 kmpl, which easily outclasses all of its similarly priced competitors.

The Perodua Axia might be a car meant solely for the masses who are out there for a car for the very first time. Despite this fact, the manufacturer has not compromised in equipping this car with features, and the Axia comes with some premium features like projector headlamps, touch screen infotainment system and push-button start-stop system.

Proton Iriz

For an entry-level compact urban hatchback, the Proton Iriz looks smart, unique and chic, especially from the front and rear. The Iriz was recently given a mild makeover, which has seen the car getting its front and rear ends tweaked with added styling elements, making it look very modern and trendy.

Usually, the entry-level hatchbacks are equipped with only the basics to pass through the mandatory rules and regulations with ease. However, Proton has gone one step ahead and equipped the Iriz with segment-best safety features like six airbags, ABS with EBD, traction control, vehicle stability control, and front and rear parking sensors.

The Proton Iriz is being offered with a punchy set of 1.3-litre and 1.6-litre petrol engines, which feel quite powerful with nice surge of power across the entire rev range, especially the latter 1.6-litre mill.

Perodua Axia

While the car manages to make you feel premium with its long list of feel-good comfort and convenience features, the overall design of the interior cabin and dashboard feel too sombre and plain. The center console, despite having a touch screen infotainment system, looks pretty dated in its visual appeal.

On the outside too, the Perodua Axia fails to generate a very strong first impression. The little hatchback looks a bit dated, and the rear and side profiles of the car look very plain in general, which could have had a bit more visual drama.

Proton Iriz

While the exterior design of the Proton Iriz looks trendy and youthful, the same cannot be said about the interior cabin. The overall design of the dashboard looks plain, and if there was not the presence of a touch screen infotainment system inside, the dashboard would have looked dated as well.

The compact dimensions of the Proton Iriz have taken a toll on the back seat comfort as well, as the rear part of the Iriz’s cabin lacks enough space for three full-sized adults. Also, the under-thigh support too is not up to the mark.

 

Technical Specifications
Engine Details
Engine 1.0 L Petrol Engine, 3 Cylinders 12 Valve DOHC with VVT-i 1.3L Petrol Engine, Inline 4 Cylinders 16 Valve DOHC, VVT
No Of Cylinders 3 4
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Supply System EFI MPI
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Transmission
Drive Type FWD FWD
Gear Box 5-Speed 5-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Performance
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 998 1332
Power 67 94
Torque 91 Nm 120 Nm
Dimensions & Capacity
Seating Capacity 5 5
No Of Doors 5 5
Length 3640 mm 3945 mm
Width 1620 mm 1722 mm
Height 1510 mm 1554 mm
Wheel Base 2455 mm 2555 mm
Front Tread 1410 mm 1490 mm
Rear Tread 1405 mm 1490 mm
Kerb Weight 820 kg 1132 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 33 L 40 L
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 175/65 R14 175/65 R14
Tyre Type Radial Radial
Wheel Size R14 R14
Steering
Turning Radius 4.5 m 5.0 m
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Adjustable Tilt
Steering Type Electric Power Electric Power
Safety & Security
Safety
Anti-Lock Braking System
Parking Sensors
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
Crash Sensor
Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Rear Camera
Traction Control
Ebd
Engine Check Warning
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Security
Central Locking
Smart Access Card Entry
Anti-Theft Alarm
Engine Immobilizer
Anti Theft Device
Features
Comfort & Convenience
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Rear A/C Vents
Engine Start/Stop Button
Remote Trunk Opener
Accessory Power Outlet
Foldable Rear Seat
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Automatic Climate Control
Air Quality Control
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Rear Seat Center Arm Rest
Heated Seats - Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Cup Holders-Front
Glove Box Cooling
Bottle Holder
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Multi-function Steering Wheel
Automatic Headlamps
Follow Me Home Headlamps
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Folding Table Rear
Heater
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Keyless Entry
Power Windows Front
Power Windows Rear
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddle
Entertainment & Communication
Navigation System
CD Player
FM/AM/Radio
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
Bluetooth Connectivity
USB & Auxiliary Input
Voice Control
Touch Screen
Exterior
Front Brake Type Ventilated Discs Ventilated Discs
Rear Brake Type Drums Drums
Alloy Wheels
Fog Lights Front
Integrated Antenna
Manually Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicator
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Power Antenna
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Spoiler
Rear Window Wiper
Removable Convertible Top
Roof Rail
Roof Carrier
Side Stepper
Sun Roof
Tinted Glass
Wheel Covers
Miscellaneous
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Digital Odometer
Driving Experience Control Eco
Electric Adjustable Seats
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Leather Steering Wheel
Tacho Meter
Headlamp Type Projector Halogen

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