Last updated on 20th March, 2013
Are you the first time buyer of car and want to buy a low cost car according to your budget in order to invest wisely and make the right choice, so here we suggest you five best cars that offer amazing fuel mileage and comes with a low price tag.
The no. 1 in the list of cheap and best is the wonder car of the country Nano from homegrown automaker Tata Motors. With the recent facelift, Tata Nano’s exterior appeal and its interior attributes have moved generation ahead. Famously regarded as The Peoples’ Car, Nano is the cheapest offering in the country right now and the car’s specialty is not just its ultra low cost price tag but its engine, which is extremely fuel efficient. The pretty small car offers a mileage of 17 kmpl on city roads while 23-25 kmpl on highways and is shelved in the price slot of Rs 1.41 lakh – Rs 2.0 lakh (Ex-showroom New Delhi).
Maruti Alto 800
Next in the list is the newly launched Maruti Alto 800 from the portfolio of auto market giant, Maruti Suzuki rendering you with its new 796cc engine offers terrific mileage of 22.74 kmpl with its petrol and outstanding 30.46 kmpl with its CNG version. Refurbished styling and contemporary interiors with good ground clearance are specifically designed for Indian roads and customers. Moreover, it is quite popular in India because of its low maintenance cost and easy driving abilities along with other attractive features like super cool air conditioner, good spacious interiors, etc. Maruti Alto 800 comes in a price bracket of Rs. 2.44 lakh – Rs. 3.56 lakh (Ex-showroom New Delhi).
Hyundai i10 is another best candidate that deserves to be called one of the best fuel efficient nominal costing cars in India. Loaded with an efficient 1.2 L Kappa2 petrol engine, the i10 delivers commendable fuel efficiency of 20.36 kmpl as per ARAI. This ultimate machine comes mated with fine interiors and has ample of cabin space. Besides this, its engine possess enough potential to cross speed slot of 0-100 kmpl in just 13.02 seconds. Not only this hatchback is high performer with great fuel efficiency, but also it comes at an affordable price range of Rs. 3.69 lakh – Rs. 6.15 lakh (Ex-showroom Delhi).
Hyundai’s most compact hatch and a straight Maruti Alto’s competitor, Hyundai Eon is undoubtedly the most sophisticated small car with its alluring sporty outfit, trendy interiors and powerful engine. With its smart fuel efficient engine, it delivers terrific company claimed mileage of 21.1 kmpl. Fluidic concept of the South Korean automaker is evident in this stylish hatch. Having vibrant colour range, Hyundai Eon is placed in the price bracket of Rs 2.73 lakh – Rs 3.76 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi).
At the bottom of the chart of five best aggressively priced hatchbacks with impressive mileage is the charismatic Chevrolet Beat. It has been a phenomenal car with the smallest diesel engine so far in the country. Boasting iconic aerodynamic look, Chevy Beat is equally comfortable and filled with features from inside. The ecstatic roof rails and twin barreled large headlamps catch the attention of the most oblivious person on the road. Delivering fuel efficiency of 18.6 kmpl with petrol and 25.44 kmpl with the diesel motor, Beat is tagged in the price bracket of Rs 3.72 lakh – Rs 5.69 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi).