Most Fuel Efficient Cars – Best Mileage Cars In India
With fuel prices taking aerial route nearly every month and are rarely seen dipping, the mileage factor is becoming crucial for the car buyers day-by-day. Valuing the concerns of the car buyers the car manufacturers too are trying to deliver their best bets in terms of frugality, and are equipping their vehicles with innovative technology. Although, when it comes to fuel efficiency, it is always the diesel driven cars that outnumber petrol cars. However, the auto makers are working relentlessly to come up with more frugal petrol options which will make cars more affordable. At present, this seems a distant thought, and it is the diesel powered cars that are flawlessly delivering the mileage goods.
So let us have a quick glimpse at the 5 Most Fuel Efficient Cars Of 2017.
1. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz (SHVS) – Price, Mileage, Specs, Power
The passenger car major Maruti Suzuki launched its premium mid-size sedan Maruti Ciaz in 2014. The Ciaz offers contemporary design, fine styling aspects, innovative in-cabin tech and amazingly frugal engines. Maruti equipped the Ciaz with ground breaking SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki) mild hybrid technology. Some other hi-tech features include ISG (integrated starter generator), idle start and stop etc. Packed with the acclaimed 1.3 L Multi-jet engine, the SHVS technology is offered only on the diesel variant. With good power of 88.5 bhp and decent torque of 200 Nm, the Maruti Ciaz mileage numbers read an astonishing 28.09 kmpl. Maruti Ciaz price is ranged between INR 7.97 lakh – INR 10.83 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
2. Maruti Suzuki Baleno – Price, Mileage, Specs, Power
Another car from the most-reliable stable of Maruti Suzuki, Baleno features some of the best in class traits. It has got nearly everything one would ask for in a premium hatchback. Maruti Baleno comes with roomy and comfortable cabin, which is loaded with plethora of gadgets and convenience elements. Soon after its launch it began giving tough competition to the likes of Hyundai i20 and VW Polo and went on to become the flagship model for the company with speedy sales of 1 lakh units. Offered in two frugal choices of petrol and diesel, it’s the diesel that attracts class leading fuel economy of 27.39 kmpl. Maruti Baleno price starts with INR 5.28 lakh and goes up to INR 8.69 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
3. Honda Jazz – Price, Mileage, Specs, Power
One of the most stylish and complete hatchback in the segment is none other than Honda Jazz. Though with its high pricing in 2013 it witnessed a low, but came back with a bang in 2015. This time Honda rack up Jazz with modern elegance inside-out and also armed it with a choice of 1.5 L diesel engine. Based on company’s ‘Exciting H Design’ ideology, Jazz is fitted with novel sporty elements alongside best in segment safety and comfort aspects. Powered by Honda’s acclaimed 1.5-litre i-DTEC power mill, Honda Jazz diesel returns a certified mileage of 27.3 kmpl. The revision in the Honda Jazz price played an important role in attracting sales that falls in the price bracket of INR 5.89 lakh – INR 9.18 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
4. Tata Tiago – Price, Mileage, Specs, Power
The first product to come out rooted on company’s latest IMPACT design language is Tata Tiago. Since its launch the one of a kind hatch from Tata Motors is selling like hot cakes and has still got ‘waiting period’ tag under its belt. Tiago is the most eye-catching preposition with respect to exterior design, up-to-date interiors and features and responsive engines. Furthermore, Tata Tiago’s aggressive pricing comes as an icing on the cake, making it the best value-for-money car in the segment. Under hood there is a choice of either 1.2 L petrol or a 1.05 L diesel engine. The petrol engine generates 83.8 bhp of power and 114 Nm of torque, while its diesel counterpart churns 69.04 bhp and 140 Nm of power and torque correspondingly. Both the engines are mated to 5-speed manual transmissions. Tata Tiago diesel mileage numbers are incredible with 27.29 kmpl. Tata Tiago price sticker reads INR 3.24 lakh for the base petrol, while the top end diesel comes at INR 5.78 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
5. Maruti Ignis – Price, Mileage, Specs, Power
# 1 passenger car maker Maruti Suzuki gets the first launch of 2017 in the form of compact crossover Maruti Ignis. The premium compact hatch retailed through Nexa outlets is outfitted with some fascinating features and combos to attract the youth of the country. The hatch with SUV-ish stance competes against Mahindra KUV 100 and boasts a price tag of INR 4.59 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the starting variant. Maruti Ignis is furnished with the same engines that perform its duties on the Maruti Swift and Maruti Baleno. Compared to the petrol version Maruti Ignis mileage hits the bull’s eye with 1.3-litre DDiS engine delivering company claimed mileage of 26.80 kmpl.