Five Best Cars in India Below ₹ 5 Lakh
If you are a first-time car buyer and do not want to add more strain on your EMIs, we have just the solution for you. Distinguished car-makers like Maruti, Renault, Mahindra, Ford, Tata and Hyundai have come to your rescue by promising value for money and seamless experiences. The budget car market is booming now and if you are confused with the array of options, here’s a list of the best five cars under the bracket of ₹ 5 lakh in India.
Renault Kwid (Price: ₹ 2.66 lakh- ₹ 4.64 lakh)
Currently, Renault Kwid has grabbed the attention of every car geek with its spacious cabin in the entry-level class and smart features like the touchscreen infotainment system, digital instrument cluster and sporty SUV-line proportions. And to win in the rat race, Renault has launched 1.0-litre version of the Kwid which puts up a tough fight against Maruti Alto 800 and Alto K10. The Kwid also delivers an 800cc 3-cylinder petrol engine and the 1.0-litre motor.
Hyundai Grand i10 (Price: ₹ 4.73 lakh- ₹ 7.50 lakh)
This compelling product comes with a host of smart and incredible features like dual airbags, ABS, parking sensor and key-less entry with engine start/stop button. The car is tried and tested by Hyundai’s 1.2-litre Kaapa petrol engine and a 1.1-litre CRDi diesel engine. With decent fuel efficiency and comfortable ride, it hones a specification of 1.2-litre, 82 BHP, 114Nm along with 18.90 KMPL mileage.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio (Price: ₹ 4.19 lakh- ₹ 5.38 lakh)
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio has created an indelible mark in the automobile industry by being the first entry hatchback to sport an AMT gearbox or the Anti-Gear Shift gearbox, or the AGS as called by Maruti. Considered as one of the most fuel-efficient cars, it offers a mileage of 27.62 kmpl. The petrol trim is powered by Maruti’s tried and tested 1.0-litre K10 engine, whereas the diesel version sports the new light-weight 800cc DDiS oil burner.
Tata Tiago (Price: ₹ 3.35 lakh – ₹ 5.99 lakh)
Tata Tiago has witnessed whopping rise in sales figures since it was launched in 2015. With an excellent fit and finish, the petrol and diesel engine options are robust. With airy interiors, compelling look and high mileage, The Tiago comes with a 5-speed manual transmission and an AMT. It offers a mileage of 23.84 KMPL for petrol and 27.28 KMPL for diesel. In case of specifications, petrol is estimated to cover 1.2-litre, 84 BHP, 114 Nm and diesel as 1.5-litre, 69 BHP, 140 Nm.
Ford Figo (Price- ₹ 5.61 lakh – ₹ 7.83 lakh)
The Ford Figo has brought in a revolution with its comforting and safety features. The Figo comes with smart features like Ford in-car connective system SYNC with AppLink, Ford MyKey and My Ford Dock with six airbags in the top-of-the-line variant. The gorgeous and stylish looking hatchback with alloy wheels and polished headlamps delivers multiple powertrain options – 1.2-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel engine that comes with a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard.
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