There are a large number of people in the society who cannot afford to get a luxurious car for them or are ones who just want a simple hatchback for easy city commuting purpose. Keeping that in mind almost all car manufacturing companies have been launching various new cars which are small and are very much affordable and also offer extremely high petrol mileage. And so the prices of these cars are below five lakhs so that they can reach to the most of the people without any difficulty. Here in this very article we have gathered information about ten such best cars which are worth spending money and due to their well-designed specifications, they fit to be in the list of the top ten best cars which are below Rs 5 Lakhs in India.
10. Tata Nano
This very list starts with the most amazing car that fulfilled the dreams of millions of people. Yes we are talking about the Tata Nano. With its low price this car came with immense marketing opportunity and was loved by people not only in India but also all over the world. The production of Tata Nano started in the year 2008 and it made the debut in the Indian markets in the year 2009. This car is said to be the cheapest car in the whole world. Initially its price was fixed to one lakh in Indian currency but later on it was increased to some extent as the production cost increased. Currently the Tata plant which is in the place called as Sanand in Gujarat is the main production unit for Tata Nano. The top most model of Tata Nano is available and can be obtained by paying Rs. 2,08,197.
9. Ford Figo
Ford Figo is the car which is at the number ninth place in this list of the top ten best cars which are available in India and are under the Rs 5 lakh category. Earlier this car was launched in many countries and with change in the engine as well as the design specification which is according to the Indian standards; it was launched in India finally in the year 2010. It is available in both the diesel as well as the petrol variant and is one of the most fuel efficient cars in the market at this time. The price range of the Ford Figo starts at Rs. 3,94,004. This car has the Duratec engine attached into it.
8. Honda Brio
Honda Brio is the next car that we have in this list. This car is manufactured by the automobile company named as Honda Motors. Apart from India, Honda Brio is also sold in Thailand. This car made it to the Indian roads in the year 2011 and since then it has been one of the best car in this segment. There are four different varieties of Honda Brio in the Indian market and they are Honda Brio E MT, Honda Brio S MT, Honda Brio V MT and Honda Brio S MT (O). It is assembled in the Honda’s plant which is in Greater Noida. It has the 1.2 L engine in it and in the market it is available for the price 4,21,000.
7. Hyundai Eon
The next car about which we are going to talk about is the car which is manufactured by the company named as the Hyundai Motors and has been given the official name of Hyundai Eon. The date on which it was launched in India is 1st October 2011. According to the body style this car comes in to the category of the Hatchback and is manufactured in the plant located in the city named as Chennai. The engine which has been fitted in Hyundai Eon is of 814 cc and is 3 cylinder gasoline one. It is available in five variants and they are D Lite, D Lite Plus, Magna Plus, Era Plus and Sportz. The top most model of this car is tagged at the price of Rs. 3,87,870. Hyundai Eon is powered by 814 cc engine.
6. Maruti Suzuki Alto K10
One of the most preferred cars in India the car is Maruti Suzuki Alto and recently they have launched one more new car under the same name with updated specification. We are here taking about the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10. It came in to the Indian market in the year 2010 and has the newest Suzuki K-series engine in it. There are no specific changes in the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 from its earlier versions apart from the engine and the front design of the car. Eventually one can say that this car has been loved by people and the most suitable reason for this is the trust the people have on the Maruti Suzuki cars. This car’s price starts at Rs. 3,27,028 and the engine which this car is equipped with is of 998cc.
5. Hyundai Santro
In this segment the car that we have here at number fifth place is Hyundai Santro. This car is known by different names in different countries such as Hyundai Atos, Aotz, Amica, and also as Visto. Hyundai Santro took entry in to the Indian roads in the year 1998 and since then it has been regularly adding people as its users. Because of all the facilities that this car provides in such a low cost, it is preferred by people. If your budget is tight and you need to buy a car which is equipped with all modern specifications, then Hyundai Santro is the car you should go for. Hyundai Santro top most model which is on road is priced at Rs. 4,15,071.
4. Chevrolet Beat
The next car here is the Chevrolet Beat. This car is manufactured under the flags of the automobile giant named as General Motors of which Chevrolet is a subsidiary. Chevrolet Beat was launched during the New York Auto Show and its production is carried on in India. This hatchback car has many users. Initially it was designed by the General Motors Daewoo who had the idea about the car that may suit the Indian standards. The engine which Chevrolet Beat has is of 1.2 L and is a gasoline one. Chevrolet Beat is fitted with the engine which is of 1199cc and its price starts at Rs. 3,81,918.
3. Volkswagen Polo
One of the most classic cars below five lakh rupees is the Volkswagen Polo. This stunning car is manufactured by the Volkswagen group and due to its stunning look and low price is one of the most preferred cars by the people living in India. After its success in the European market it was then launched in India hoping that it will for sure grab eyeballs and will attract buyers towards it. The company succeed in doing so and so it has been given the number third position in this list. Volkswagen Polo’s engine is of 1198cc and its on road price starts at Rs. 4,99,867.
2. Maruti Suzuki Swift
Another car which is from the manufacturer named as Suzuki and has made it to the list of the top ten best cars below ten lakhs in India is Maruti Suzuki Swift. Along with India this car is sold in various other countries and from every country where it is sold the user experience that has been received so far has been a satisfying one. In India the Maruti Suzuki Swift made the entry in the year 2004. It has been updated with new look and other specifications in the year 2011 and so a new model of Maruti Suzuki Swift was launched then which has been highly appreciated by the users.
1. Hyundai i10
The best car under five lakh is obviously Hyundai i10. Since the year 2007, this car has been on road and has been praised for its amazing specification. Its plant is located in Chennai and it is at this place that this car is assembled for both domestic use and for import purpose. If we take in account the body style then this car is under the category of the 5 door hatchback which is equipped with the 1.1 L Epsilon and Kappa engine which is of 1197cc. This is one such car which will surely please you if your budget is not above five lakhs. Its price in the market starts from Rs. 4,62,755.