Continuous hike in petrol prices has changed the mindset of Indian car buyers and as an Indian we all are looking for fuel efficient petrol cars. Here is the list of top five most fuel economical cars in India.
Tata Nano is the cheapest ever small car in India and specially made for the budget conscious people or first time drivers. It is basically a city car and one can drive through busiest and narrowest of Indian roads.
. Priced at Rs. 1.41 lakh for base variant and goes upto Rs. 2.13 Lakh for top end variant.
. Powered by a 624cc engine that is capable of generating decent 38 PS and 51 Nm of top torque.
. It offers an excellent fuel economy of 25.4 kmpl, which makes it most fuel economical car in India.
Maruti Alto 800
Alto 800 is one of the most selling small car in Indian auto market and already becomes the first choice for buyers. New looks and better fuel economy makes it a perfect small car.
. Priced at Rs. 2.42 lakh for base variant and goes upto Rs. 3.15 lakh for top end petrol model.
. Alto 800 comes loaded with a 796cc petrol mill that churns out 47.5 bhp and 69 Nm of top torque.
. It gives an excellent mileage of 22.74 kmpl.
EON is also a small car which is the closest competitor of Alto 800, but Eon appears more stylish. Hyundai's fluidic design attracts many buyers in India. One can easily drive it through Indian roads and it takes less parking space as well.
. The base version of EON is tagged at Rs. 2.77lakh and the top end petrol model is priced at Rs. 3.79 lakh.
. Houses a 814cc petrol engine that delivers 56bhp and 76 Nm of top torque, mated with a five speed manual gearbox.
. Offers a fuel economy of 21.1 kmpl.
Another car from Hyundai Stable also managed to lure customers in India is i10 hatch. It is also a small size car which accommodate five adults comfortably and comes equipped with number of features.
. Priced at Rs. 3.74 lakh for base model and goes upto Rs. 6.02 lakh for top end automatic version.
. Powered byu a 1.1 L petrol engine that produces 66.7 PS and 10.1 kgm of top torque.
. Despite of having a more powerful engine than Alto 800, Nano and EON, i10 managed to deliver an excellent mileage of 20 kmpl.
Beat is one of the most successful car for Chevrolet motors in India. Excellent interiors and exteriors of the car attracts many buyers. More powerful engine and good fuel economy add feathers to car.
. Priced at Rs. 3.84 lakh for base variant and Rs. 4.51 lakh for top end variant.
. Beat runs on a 1.2 L engine that produces 80.5 Ps of top power and 108 Nm of top torque.
. It offers an excellent fuel economy of 18.6 kmpl on Indian roads.