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Top 5 Most Popular Hatchback Cars In India 2016

Today the India has become the one of most popular Automobile market in the world. The big brands of automobile industry want to take of the India market, and want to make their place in this market. For that reason they try launch new cars every single month with lots of features. There are numerous segments in the car market like Sedan, SUV, MPV, Hatchback and others. The hatchback is the popular one among the Indians.

Now a days there are so many cars for sale in India market which are usually powered by either diesel or petrol or by the alternate fuels CNG and LPG. These come in various body styles and across various price ranges. However if you are specifically looking only at the most popular hatchback cars irrespective of the fuel, this list will be of help to you.

#1. Renault KWID

  • Price – 2.7 – 3.8 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price Delhi)
  • Mileage – 25.2 kmpl

The Renault Kwid has achieved an overwhelming response from the buyers with the car clocking 1.5 lakh bookings since its launch in September last year. Earlier, Renault, among many other manufacturers, was left red-faced after 7 Indian cars failed the Global NCAP crash tests.

renault-kwidOn-Road Price – http://www.sagmart.com/models/Renault/renault-kwid

Kwid is going to be equipped with ABS and 4 airbags. The Kwid is powered by a 0.8-litre petrol mill which churns out 54PS of power and 72Nm of torque. It mates with a five-speed manual gearbox. The car is priced at Rs 2.6 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

#2. Tata Tiago

  • Price – 3.3 – 5.7 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price Delhi)
  • Mileage – 27.3 kmpl

The latest hatchback from the Indian carmaker, Tata Tiago has been crafted on a new platform with a design philosophy never seen before in Tata cars. The Tiago is offered in both diesel and petrol avatars with prices ranging between Rs 3.2 lakh and Rs 5.5 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Tata TiagoOn-Road Price – http://www.sagmart.com/models/Tata-motors/tata-tiago

The Tiago delivers a claimed mileage of 23.84kmpl and 27.28kmpl for the petrol and diesel respectively. Tata will soon introduce the AMT version of the Tiago (around the festive season); the petrol AMT will be launched first and the diesel version will come in later.

#3. Ford Figo

  • Price – 4.6 – 7.8 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price Delhi)
  • Mileage – 25.8 kmpl

Ford India has entertained the possibility of launching a crossover version of their Figo hatchback. The stock Figo will provide ideal foundations for a crossover variant. The car features a 1.5-liter, 100PS diesel mill, which packs-in plenty of grunt to get the hatchback going and as far as the crossover variant is concerned, a 100PS variant will end-up being the most powerful offering in the segment.

Ford FigoOn-Road Price – http://www.sagmart.com/models/Ford-india/ford-figo

Ford will also add touchscreen infotainment system to the Figo facelift that will be launched in 2018. The Figo’s pricing starts at Rs 4.5 lakh for the base petrol spec and goes all the way up to Rs 7.6 lakh (both ex-showroom Delhi) for the top-end diesel variant.

#4. Maruti Baleno

  • Price – 5.2 – 7.8 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price Delhi)
  • Mileage – 27.4 kmpl

The premium hatchback offering from Maruti Suzuki is already a bestseller with bookings crossing the 1 lakh units mark and waiting periods leading up to 6 months on some variants. As per latest reports, Maruti is planning to ramp up production to meet the growing demand.

maruti-suzuki-balenoOn-Road Price – http://www.sagmart.com/models/Maruti-suzuki/maruti-suzuki-baleno

The Baleno is available in four trims – Sigma, Delta, Zeta and Alpha – and seven colour options. An automatic variant is available but only with the Delta variant. Rivals include Honda Jazz and Hyundai i20.

#5. Hyundai Elite i20

  • Price – 5.7 – 9.0 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price Delhi)
  • Mileage – 22.5 kmpl

Hyundai has plans to launch the automatic transmission of the Elite i20. As of now the car is available with manual gearbox only. It flaunts projector headlamps, cornering lights and LED DRLs as standard on the Asta(O) models. The South Korean carmaker has revamped this car to rival Maruti Baleno, which has garnered enormous sales in the last couple of months.

Hyundai Elite i20On-Road Price – http://www.sagmart.com/models/Hyundai-motors/hyundai-elite-i20

The Elite i20 is available with a 1.4-litre diesel and a 1.2-litre petrol mill producing 89bhp and 82bhp respectively. The car is priced from Rs. 5.8 lakh to Rs. 9.2 Lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai).

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