Tata TiagoTata Tiago
stands out from its counterparts with its striking modern design, spacious cabin, considerably powerful engine, good built quality and most of all, it’s attractive pricing. It is available in both petrol and diesel variants and offers commendable fuel efficiency. The car also boasts smart and convenient features such as smartphone enabled Turn-By-Turn Navigation App, Multi-drive Mode and 22 Utility Spaces. It is definitely among the best cars available today in the budget hatchback segment.
Price: - Rs 3.20 lakh to Rs 5.67 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Mileage: Petrol – 23.84 KMPL, Diesel – 27.28 KMPL
The Renault Kwid is currently the hot favourite in its segment, given its sporty SUV-like build, airy cabin, smart features such as digital instrument cluster, touchscreen infotainment system and excellent ground clearance. The car is powered by an 800cc 3-cylinder petrol engine paired with a manual transmission.
Price: - Rs 2.64 lakh to Rs 3.95 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Mileage: - Petrol - 23.01 KMPL
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio was the first car to introduce automated manual transmission (AMT) in its segment. The car is perfectly suited for city drives and is among the most fuel-efficient cars available in the market today. It comes in both petrol and diesel variants and is powered by a 1.0-litre K10 petrol engine and 800cc DDiS diesel engine.
Price: Rs 4.03 lakh to Rs 5.11 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Mileage: -Diesel - 27.62 KMPL, Petrol - 23.1 KMPL
Hyundai Grand i10
Although the Hyundai Grand i10 is the oldest car on the list, it is still one of the best. The Hyundai Grand i10 offers a host of smart features such as keyless entry, button start, parking sensor and top-notch safety features like dual airbags and ABS. You can buy the petrol model under 5 lakhs. The petrol version of the car is powered by the sturdy 1.2-litre Kappa petrol engine. The Hyundai Grand i10 is available in both automatic and manual transmission options.
Price: - Rs 4.91 lakh to Rs 7.02 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Mileage: - Petrol - 18.90 KMPL