If somebody is planning to buy a new car and it is going to be a hatchback then you have a long list of options. Well first of all you should decide that is it going to be petrol or diesel. so if you are going for buying price and mileage your choice would be Diesel car but if you want great maintenance and long run then you should buy a petrol car. Hence if you are going for long run we have brought a list of top 10 best petrol cars below Rs. 5 lakhs. We hope it helps you.
10.)Maruti Suzuki Ritz
Maruti Suzuki, the biggest Indian automobile company is the one with the most number of entries in the list. Their first entry here is in the form of Maruti Suzuki Ritz. The car price starts from Rs 4.16 lakh and is very practical car and gives a great value for its money. It contains 1197 cc 4 cylinder Swift’s engine which provides owner 84 bhp of power and a torque of 113 Nm. The only negative point of the car is its design which is not great and interiors are also not too good but with a mileage of 18 kmph the car is great for its value.
9.)Tata Indica eV2 petrol
Starting from the price of Rs 3.23 lakh, Tata Indica is not new to Indians. Generally known for its cab image its new eV2 version is really good. With a 1193 cc 4 cylinder engine the car provides a mileage of 17 kmph along with 65 bhp power and 100 Nm torque. The space provided is great and its AC, 220 litre boot, AUX-in compatibility and power windows are its great usp. The only problem is to live with its cab image but it is great to live with such a spacious car.
8.)Maruti Suzuki Wagon R
With its unique design Maruti Suzuki Wagon R is a great combination of frugality and space. With a price starting from Rs 3.47 lakh it provides owner with 180 litre boot and a lot of room for head, leg and is greatly comfortable for sitting. Seats are also flexible. The engine is of 998 cc with 90 Nm of torque and 67 Bhp of power. The mileage provided by the car is nearly 19 kmph which is great for its value. All the features provided by the car are great except for the lack of day night mirror.
Generally considered as the practical first car, the car is really in the market for a long period of time for now but then also its sells are managing a good count till now. The car starts from the price of Rs 2.89 lakh and it offers a 1086 cc engine which in turn offers 62 bhp and 96 Nm torque with a total mileage of 17 kmph. The space provided is decent amd the car is really tall. The boot is also decent with 218 litre boot but the car falls a little short of features if compared to present day scenario.
6.)Maruti Suzuki Alto K10
Well who haven’t heard about Maruti Suzuki Alto K10. Starting from a great price of Rs 3.14 lakh the car is really fuel efficient with a mileage of 20 kmpl. The car is really popular in the masses and hence finds no difficulty in increasing its selling numbers. New 1-liter K-Series engine gives car total power of 67 bhp and a torque of 90 Nm. Pick up is excellent and the whole kit is quite good. The only proble with the car is little lack of space but with Maruti’s network service its a great buy for first car.
Well many people must not be expecting Nano to be so high in this list but this is due to its really decent price. The car was dream of Tata to provide every common man with a car and it was at first called as ‘’Lakhtakia Car’’. Its the most affordable and most fuel efficient car present in the market. Mileage is 24kmpl and contains 624 cc twin cylinder engine with 51 Nm torque and 37.5 bhp power. The car also contains powerful AC and have a turning radius of 4 meters. Space is also good but there are few negative points like small boot space, engine sound and safety features.
Starting from only Rs 2.74 lakh the car is one of the most stylish cars present in the market. The fit and finish are really classy and stands out of its budget range. It comes with a 814 cc 3 cylinder engine giving 55 bhp power and 75 Nm torque. The features like gear shift indicator, remote fuel lid opener, driver airbag, AC, power windows, tilt steering etc the car is a real great buy. The only disappointment here is its handling and gear shifting.
With only a price starting from 3.65 lakh and with its fluidic design theme the car really stands out in class due to its looks which are practical and compact. The car is too good if you come to the features as they also contains Bluetooth connectivity and a great AC. The car engine comes with 8 petrol variants which ranges between 1.1-1.2 litre and provides a mileage of 20 kmpl. The only defect you are going to find is lack of space in rear seat.
2.) Ford Figo
Ford Figo is generally known as cute family car and its price starts from Rs 4.11 lakh. The Figo provides a 4 cylinder 1196 cc engine with a 102 Nm torque and 70 bhp power and provides a mileage of 16 kmph. The car is really spacious and is quite comfortable on any kind of roads. The features are big plus point consisting of Ac, tachometer, rear defogger, EBD, ABS, tilt steering and 284 litre boot. The car have got great looks and is distinctive in its looks. Well there is still a problem of low ground clearance which is only of 168 mm which can get scrapes on your car.
1.)Maruti Suzuki Swift
So after all these great cars we have got our winner, Maruti Suzuki Swift. Starting from the price of Rs 4.44 lakh the car is said to be a trouble free first car one can own. In its segment it is the most enjoyable car you can own in terms of driving, Interiors and exteriors are really good and have a long list of features like Aux-in, USB, Alloy wheels, front and rear fog lamps, two airbags, steering audio controls, electrically adjustable side view mirrors, etc.. Engine is a 4 cylinder 1197 cc 86 bhp power and 114 Nm torque engine. The handling is great and only problem is of lack of boot space but its service network, practicality and mileage( 18 kmph) makes it a must buy.