If you are looking buy for the best fuel efficient and compact car, we list down the top 5 entry-level under Rs. 4-5 lakh that you should check out before making that purchase. Here we have selected top 5 best cars in India under Rs. 4-5 lakh that stand out in the crowd and are worth all the money that is spent on them.
1. Tata Tiago features:
Tata Tiago has been the best-selling car for Tata Motors and the company now aims to be the number three carmaker in India by FY 2019. Tata Motors has already grabbed the number four position ahead of Honda Cars.
Tata Tiago is available in both petrol and diesel engine options. As for the car itself, the aforementioned variants of the Tiago comes with a pretty decent features list that includes – body colour bumper, hubcaps, air conditioner & heater, fabric upholstery and more.
It is also the biggest in the lot with a total length of 3746 mm, width of 1647 mm and height of 1535 mm. The petrol variants are priced between Rs 3.24-4.99 lakh (ex-Delhi) the diesel variant starts at Rs. 4.99 lakh (ex-Delhi).
2. Maruti Suzuki Wagon R features:
Maruti Wagon R is powered by a 998cc engine which generates a maximum power of 68 bhp-6200 rpm and gives out a maximum torque of 90 Nm – 3500 rpm. It runs on a 5 speed manual gearbox and has a company claimed mileage of 20.15 kmpl.
Wagon R has a ground clearance of 165 mm. It is a competitor to Volkswagen Polo and Hyundai i10 in the segment. While the current model comes in the range of Rs 4.09 lakh – 5.15 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the new model could be priced between Rs 4.50 lakh – Rs 5.50 lakh.
Maruti Suzuki Wagon R 1.0, a Hatchback has 12 versions available in India. Wagon R 1.0 has 10 Petrol cars and 2 CNG cars. Maruti Suzuki Wagon R 1.0 comes in 7 colours, namely, Bakers Chocolate, Breeze Blue, Glistening Grey, Midnight Blue, Passion Red, Silky Silver, Superior White.
3. Ford Figo features:
Ford Figo, a Hatchback has 13 versions available in India. Figo has 6 Petrol cars and 5 Diesel cars. Ford Figo comes in 7 colours, namely, Deep Impact Blue, Ingot Silver , Oxford White, Ruby Red, Smoke Grey, Sparkling Gold, Absolute Black.
The car also comes with smart offerings like – Ford in-car connective system SYNC with AppLink, Ford MyKey and My Ford Dock. It also gets dual airbags as standard and six airbags in the top-of-the-line variant.
The Figo also offers multiple powertrain options – 1.2-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel engine that comes mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard.
Ford Figo Diesel Titanium+ comes with a 1498cc engine which gives out a maximum power of 98.6 bhp -3750 rpm and generates a maximum torque of 215 Nm – 1750-3000 rpm.Ford also offer a more powerful 1.5-litre petrol option that comes mated to a dual clutch transmission automatic unit. (₹ 4.53 lakh to ₹ 7.27 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
4. Renault Kwid features:
Renault KWID proves to be a pretty good option in the small car segment and also provides an alternative to the market leader Maruti Suzuki Alto. It comes with a 3 cylinder 799cc engine producing 53.2 BHP – 5678 rpm and 72 Nm – 4386 rpm.
The Renault KWID 800 has a 5 speed manual gearbox for people who prefer it over KWID Automatic, given its price of just INR 3.57 lakhs, it is a very good offering. Moreover, Renault has also promised to launch the AMT version this festive season, which is all the more a good reason to go for this car.
Renault Kwid, a Hatchback has 10 versions available in India. Kwid has 10 Petrol cars. Renault Kwid comes in 5 colours, namely, Fiery Red, Ice Cool White, Moonlight Silver, Outback Bronze, Planet Grey.
5. Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 features:
Maruti Alto 800 Diesel is a small version of hugely successful Maruti Alto K10. It is not yet launched, but the diesel engine car is expected to be here in the market at a price of INR 3,75,000 (ex-showroom Delhi).
The car will feature a 793cc engine which gives out a maximum power of 47 BHP – 3500 rpm and at a maximum torque of 125 Nm – 2000 rpm. Some of the new features that you’ll be seeing in the new Alto 800 for the first time will include – new cabin trim, keyless entry, door trim fabric, rear seat head rest, passenger side ORVM as standard, remote fuel lid and back door opener, integrated audio system with USB, AUX In & Radio .
Maruti Suzuki Alto 800, a Hatchback has 10 versions available in India. Alto 800 has 8 Petrol cars and 2 CNG cars. Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comes in 6 colours, namely, Cerulean Blue, Mojito Green, New Blazing Red, New Granite Grey, Silky Silver, Superior White.