Top Ten Best Petrol Cars in India 2016

The market’s flooded with great options for car enthusiasts. The automobile industry never ceases to amuse on these newly great options. With the booming times of modern economy, the need for a car has swelled right up.

In a bid to comprise these growing needs for a car, we’ve enlisted the best picks among the market’s fraternity. The cars come in diesel and petrol variants, while some offer CNG-kit equipped models too. We’ve been concentrating on the petrol variants in our blog today.

We’ve targeted the market in terms of price, the value for money worth, performance and features so that we could develop a manifesto for the best among the lot.

Read along for the entries.

10) Hyundai Eon

Hyundai Eon

The entry level offering from Hyundai kick starts our list of the best petrol cars in India 2016.

It features an 814 cc engine with a power of 56PS and a torque of 75Nm. It harbors seating space for 5 people and sports a healthy mileage of 21.1 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 3.25- 4.29 Lakhs

9) Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen Polo

One of the best petrol cars on offer, this one packs an 1198 cc petrol engine yielding a power of 75 PS and a torque of 110 Nm.

The car runs on a 5-speed manual transmission and features seating capacity for 5 people. It has a mileage of 16.47 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 5.45- 7.00 Lakhs

8) Maruti Suzuki Swift

Maruti Suzuki Swift

A premium hatchback model from Maruti Suzuki, this one still rules the market these days. It has an 1197 cc engine with a power of 84.3 Ps and a torque of 115 Nm.

The car features 5-speed manual transmission and has a mileage of 20.4 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 4.54-6.33 Lakhs

7) Hyundai Elite i20

Hyundai Elite i20

One of the optimal choices in petrol segment, this one has an 1197 cc engine. The engine yields a power of 84 Ps and a torque of 114 Nm.

It has a spacious interior with seating space for 5 people. The drive chain features 5-speed manual transmission. The car runs a length of 18.6 km per liter of fuel.

Price- Rs 5.56- 7.57 Lakhs

6) Ford EcoSport

Ford EcoSport

The much loved SUV squeals in at sixth in our entry. It has two variants in the ilk of 1.0 ltr and 1.5 ltr engine with a displacement of 999 cc and 1499 cc.

The car runs on manual/automatic transmission based on the variants and has a seating capacity for 5 people. It has a mileage of 18.88 km/ltr for 1.0 ltr engine and 15.85 km/ltr for 1.5 ltr engine.

Price- Rs 6.76-9.87 Lakhs

5) Renault Kwid

Renault Kwid

Currently the top seller in its segment, this one has all that one needs to be packed in a small package. It features great build quality and design.

The car runs on a 799 cc engine and has a manual transmission with 5-gear speed. The car has a seating capacity for 5 people and sports a mileage of 25.17 km/ltr. a pretty good value for money car.

Price- Rs 2.62- 3.67 Lakhs

4) Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

A sedan offering from Maruti Suzuki, this one made the rounds earlier this year. It has a 1373 cc petrol engine with manual/automatic transmission option depending upon the variant.

It sports a peak power of 92.5 PS and a torque of 130Nm. It has a mileage of 20.73 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 7.53- 10.50 Lakhs

3) Tata Tiago

Tata Tiago

Another hatchback offering from Tata, this one hit the market earlier this year and has become a top seller. The car has an1199 cc engine with a manual transmission. It supports seating capacity for 5 people.

The car yields a power of 85 PS and has a torque of 114 Nm. The stated mileage for this one is 23 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 3.20- 4.75 Lakhs

2) Mahindra KUV100

Mahindra KUV100

Mahindra’s KUV 100 occupies the second spot on our list. This car has garnered enough praise throughout for its performance and features.

It runs on an 1198 cc petrol engine that generates a power of 82 PS. It has amanual transmission and sports seating capacity for 6 people. It has a mileage of 18.15 km/ltr.

 Price- Rs 4.57- 6.19 lakhs

1) Maruti Suzuki Baleno

Maruti Suzuki Baleno

The best of the lot goes to Maruti Suzuki’s. premium hatchback Baleno. This was launched to bridge the gap between Swift and other premium hatchback models.

It runs on an 1197 cc petrol engine and bears 5-speed manual/automatic transmission based on the variant. It features seating capacity for 5 passengers and boasts a mileage of 21.04 km/ltr.

Price- Rs 5.15- 7.48 Lakhs

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