As most of the people in India have started buying cars under 10 lakhs as these cars offer best features, good mileage, powerful engines, comfort and safety, it is important to find the right choice. There are many cars under On-road price of under 10 lakhs in India but we are showing you some of the best cars in this category. The models we are showing you here are only petrol models as diesel models are getting more expensive due to new emission norms by government and some manufacturers are planning to shut down the production of diesel cars. We will also show you the actual On-road price of these cars and reasons to buy them.
6. Honda Amaze
Honda cars are famous for their refined petrol engines and Amaze has a powerful 1199cc petrol engine which produces 89bhp of power. This car is a compact sedan. You can buy the top-end VX MT variant at around 9.2 lakhs and this model has every feature that you need such as reverse camera with guidance, touch screen infotainment display, Bluetooth connectivity and so much. This car has very good handling and is fun to drive.
5. Maruti Suzuki Dzire
Maruti Suzuki Dzire is a very popular car in the market since its launch and Maruti has changed its name from ‘Swift Dzire’ to ‘Dzire’ with the launch of its new model in year 2017. Maruti has increased the safety features in this model including brake assist. This car has 1197cc K-series petrol engine which produces 82bhp of power and this engine is very popular and reliable. It also delivers good efficiency. This car also has daytime running lamps and LED headlamps. The problem with the new model of this car is only that its handling is not good as compared to its competitors or even its previous version. You can get its top-spec ZXI plus variant at an On-road price of around 9.8 lakhs.
4. Tata Tigor
Tata Tigor is getting popular day by day due to its features, low price and handling characteristics. It is nearly 1 lakh cheaper than Maruti Suzuki Dzire and offers same features with better ride quality. This car is very fun to drive and it has 1199cc Revotron engine which produces 84bhp of power. It also has projector headlamps which look cool and touch screen display for music system. Its top end XZ+ variant has an On-road price of around 8.3 lakhs and is one of the best choice to buy under 10 lakh.
3. Tata Nexon
Tata Nexon is a compact SUV which received 5 star safety rating by Global NCAP. Tata has mainly focused on the safety of this car and it has strong chassis and solid build quality. It has a very powerful 1198cc turbocharged Revotron engine which produces massive 108bhp power. You can get XT Plus variant under 10 lakh and this version offers projector headlamps with daytime running lights.
2. Hyundai Elite i20
So the i20 is one of the most popular and most selling cars in India. It is famous for its attractive looks, interiors and features. It has 1197cc engine which produces 82bhp of power. Its interiors feel just like a premium sedan. Its top-end Asta (O) variant is priced at around 9.8 lakhs and it offers you enhanced safety with 6 Airbags. There is also a big touch screen infotainment system. This car has projector headlamps with daytime running lights which look really cool. Hyundai has also built a strong service network so that you don’t have the headache of maintenance.
1. Maruti Suzuki Baleno
Maruti Baleno is the best looking car in the market. It actually has sporty looks and its handling and ride quality is better than i20. The top end Alpha variant has projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights which make it look like a sports car. It has a lot of space inside it which increases the comfort especially when you go on a long drive. Maruti has also kept the weight of this car low to increase its fuel efficiency. This car can give you a mileage of around 20kmpl. This car has 1197cc engine which produces 82bhp power. Maruti has the best service network in India and the maintenance cost of this car is low as compared to its competitors. No questions it is the best selling premium hatchback in India.