15 Best Cars You Can Buy In India
There are numerous cars in the market and you need to choose the one that will be just right for your family. It could be a hatchback, sedan, or even an SUV. In this article, we have listed some great looking cars, from which you can make your choice that not only will suit your budget but will also fulfil your needs. None of these cars are ranked in any particular order.
The Nexon is one of the most impactful and elegant looking SUVs in its segment. The under 4-metre SUV has got everything be it appealing exteriors, spacious cabin, contemporary gizmos, solid built quality etc. all at a tempting price label. Moreover, the presence of automatic transmission avatar in petrol and diesel variants makes the Nexon line-up lucrative. The compact SUV with multi-drive modes vouches for hassle-free driving on long routes and city limits. If its sophistication isn’t enough and you are up for more glamour, you can choose dynamic ivory white roof option of the funky SUV or, go for the KRAZ edition, which gets neon touch-ups inside-out on exclusive ‘tromso’ black body shade. The price bracket of Nexon trims fall between Rs 6.23 Lakh to Rs 10.67 Lakh (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are in search of a vehicle that possesses commanding stance, drives like an SUV alongside holds space no less than an MPV, look no further than Tata Hexa. The Hexa wears Tata Motors’ ‘impact design philosophy’ outside and receives premium elements such as all-row air conditioning, leather-feel upholstery, 10-speaker JBL audio system etc. inside. A convincing product with holistic approach and value-for-money offering, it gets optional four-wheel-drive and refined 6-speed automatic transmission. The only one to take mettle from the undisputed MPV king Toyota Innova, the Hexa is offered with a powerful 2.2 L Varicor diesel unit in two states of tune – 150 PS and 156 PS. The Tata SUV cum MPV is priced between Rs 12.57 Lakh – Rs 17.97 Lakh (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
The shark-inspired MPV is meant for large families. Every bit of the Marazzo MPV is designed keeping in mind a full house. It holds capacious cabin with captain seats in the first and second row, decent space at the third row, roof mounted AC vents and industry-first surround cool technology etc. Its smooth next generation diesel engine and apt sound-insulation makes the cabin quiet and long tours pleasurable. Some more USPs of the 8-seater Marazzo are optimum space at the third row, best-in-class shoulder room, 3rd row with 60:40 split, which if folded, makes way for a whopping 1055 L of luggage space. The Mahindra Marazzo opens at Rs 9.99 Lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) for the base trim and goes up to Rs 13.9 Lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) for the top end trim.
Ford Figo Aspire
If you want to extract big – in terms of features and value for your hard-earned money – out of an under 4-metre sedan, then the Ford Figo Aspire should top your list. The sedan with slick appearance offers amazing suspension setup that absorbs potholes and undulations effortlessly. The Aspire gets uncommon USP in the form of feature loaded lower variants; hence if you desire an equipment-rich car, but have budget constraint, Aspire is for you. It acquires class leading features such as emergency assist via sync 3 technology, best in class and user friendly 6.5 inch touch-screen, side and curtain airbags etc. Powered with fine petrol (1.5 L, 121 bhp & 150 Nm) and a punchy diesel (1.5 L, 98 bhp & 215 Nm) powertrain, Ford’s sedan turns out to be a fun to drive among compact sedans in the category.
Hyundai Elite i20
Style, substance and safety (a rare combo) come hand in hand with the Hyundai Elite i20. India’s top-selling premium hatchback gets strikingly sporty look and dual tone exterior coupled with plush cabin features such as 7-inch touchscreen with Arkamys sound, rear armrest, Hyundai Auto link, rear ac vents and others. Moreover, safety cordon is laid with attributes like rear parking camera, 6 airbags (making it the safest in its category), while dual airbags come as standard offing across the line up leaving no room for security threat. Made available in slew of variants to choose from Hyundai Elite i20 price starts at a reasonable Rs 5.43 Lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) for the base variant and climbs up to Rs 9.23 Lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) for the high end variant.
Toyota Innova Crysta
If you have a big family, for which you are looking for a big car that has a lot of comfort features, then you should consider Toyota Innova Crysta. This car has a seating capacity of eight and is available in two different diesel engine variants. The top end trim of this car has leather seat cover, a superb audio system and automatic climate control, and beautiful ambient lighting. If you are interested in this car, then you can buy it in the price range of Rs. 14.65 lakhs to Rs. 23.06 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Are you looking for a superior designed sedan that allows you to travel in complete comfort? Then you can consider Maruti Ciaz. The biggest USP of this car is its passenger cabin that is spacious enough to ensure that all the riders can travel with complete comfort. It has a very powerful air conditioner and comes with an individual armrest. This car is considered as one of the best fuel-efficient cars in the market in this price segment. It comes at an approximate price range of Rs. 8.19 lakhs to Rs. 10.92 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are interested in a beautiful looking sedan that not only offers you premium comfort, but also delivers high mileage, then you should go for the Honda City. This car is available in both petrol as well as diesel variants and has many highly advanced comfort & safety features to make your ride easy and safe. Some of its cool features include a beautiful looking sunroof, paddle shifts, modern looking digital instrument system, ABS with EBD etc. It is available in the price range of Rs. 8.77 lakhs to Rs. 13.93 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are looking for a compact hatchback with sleek looks, the Tata Tiago is the best choice for you. This elegant hatchback is one of the fastest selling vehicles in the Indian market. It is available in both the diesel as well as petrol engines and has several comfort and safety features to ensure that the passengers feel comfy enough, and at the same time enjoy a safer ride. If you want to buy this car, then it is available in the price range of Rs. 3.40 lakhs to Rs. 6.39 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Maruti Suzuki Baleno
Maruti Baleno is one of the top selling hatchbacks from Maruti Suzuki’s premium subsidiary, NEXA. This car comes with several latest features like climate control, Apple CarPlay, SmartPlay infotainment system, LED DRLs, projector headlamps and many more. It is an ideal choice for small families, and is available in the price range of Rs. 5.38 lakhs to Rs. 8.50 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Hyundai Grand i10
Hyundai Grand i10 is a superb looking hatchback that is perfect for city rides. While it looks a bit compact from the outside, you will find that its cabins offer a decent amount of space to allow the riders to travel without feeling constrained. The major USP of this sober looking hatchback is that it has tons of comfort features that allow you to take long rides without feeling tired. If you are impressed by this car and want to buy it, then you can buy either the diesel or petrol trim, depending your daily running. The price range of this hatchback is Rs. 4.60 lakhs to Rs. 5.67 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are looking for a premium hatchback that will allow you to drive effortlessly in the insane city traffic and has got a premium badge, then Volkswagen Polo can be a good choice. Riding this car is a pure joy as it is blessed with a wide range of features. This car not only has an efficient engine, but also gets advanced suspensions along with several safety features. It is offered in both petrol and diesel engine choices and is available in the price range of Rs. 5.54 lakhs to Rs. 8.90 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are looking for a classy urban-looking car that can also be driven on off-road conditions, Honda BR-V is the car to go with. This compact crossover has great plenty of comfort and safety features that ensure that all the passengers have a comfortable and safe riding experience. While the price of this car looks a bit steep compared to its competitors, the wide range of comfort and safety features make it worth it. If you like this car and want to buy it, then it is available in the price bracket of Rs. 9.45 lakhs to Rs. 13.74 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
If you are looking for an entry-level hatchback, then you should try out the next-generation Hyundai Santro. This compact car can seat five people comfortably. Apart from the upmarket looks it has plush interiors with spacious cabins. Hyundai has blessed this car with a 1.1 L petrol engine that can generate a maximum power of 68 bhp along with peak torque of 99 Nm. The power is transmitted to the wheels through a five-speed manual transmission. If you want to buy this car, then you have to choose from one of the five variants of this model. The price range of these trims is between Rs. 3.9 lakhs to Rs. 5.6 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).
This is one of the most popular entry-level sedans from the leading Indian automaker, Maruti Suzuki. This five-seater not only looks cool but also allows you to travel comfortably. This elegant looking sedan is available in both petrol and diesel engine options. The diesel trims have 1248 cc capacity and can produce maximum power of 73.75 bhp and maximum torque of 190 Nm. On the other hand, the petrol trims, having 1.2 L capacity churn maximum power of 81.8 bhp and maximum torque of 113 Nm. The price range of this car is Rs. 5.6 lakhs to Rs. 9.45 lakhs (Ex-showroom, New Delhi).