Top 10 Best Sedans Below 10 Lacs in India
Even though hatchbacks are most popular among Indian car buyers, sale of sedans are slowly picking up.
There is thus, little doubt, that carmakers both domestic and foreign are lining up a slew of sedans to be launched sometime in the near future.
Recent industry figures have also confirmed this trend.
So which are the most popular sedans in India?
The Hyundai Verna Fluidic
The New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is a perfect blend of exquisite interior and sporty exterior. Hyundai – The South Korean car maker company launched Hyundai Verna car model first in 2006 and again it has created the old charisma with new looks, added with pack of latest features.
Models : Hyundai Verna Fluidic SX, Hyundai Verna 1.4 EX, Hyundai Verna Fluidic 1.4 CRDi
Engine : 1.4L Petrol/1.4L Diesel, 1.6L Petrol/1.6L Diesel, two SX 1.6L petrol/diesel
Power : 128.08 PS at 4000rpm
Approx Price : 7.11 Lacs to 11.26 Lacs
The Honda City
Honda City has emerged as the best-selling car in Sedan Section. The Honda City sedan clocks major share of sales in India because of the Honda’s global vision of creating products that maximize the joy of customers, with speed, affordability and low cost.
Models : Honda City S, Honda City E, Honda City V
Engine : 1.5L (SOHC), i-VTEC engine
Power : 116.38bhp of power @ 6600rpm and 146Nm torque @ 4800rpm
Approx Price : 7.80 Lacs to 11.43 Lacs
The compact car, Toyota Etios, targets masses in India. The exterior of Toyota Etios is sporty and sharp. Front face of the Toyota Etios looks like a smiling face of human with dimples at cheek (headlamps).
Petrol Models : Toyota Etios J, Toyota Etios G, Toyota Etios V, Toyota Etios VX
Diesel Models : Toyota Etios VXD, Toyota Etios VD, Toyota Etios GD
Engine : 2NR-FE, 4 Cylinder 16V, DOHC petrol engine and 1364cc, 68PS diesel engine.
Power : 5600 rpm and peak torque of 132 Nm at 3000 rpm
Approx Price : 5.14 Lacs to 7.87 Lacs
The Skoda Rapid
Skoda Rapid boasts of offering good competition to other cars present in this segment. Skoda India has installed some high-end tech specs in Skoda Rapid making it a milestone in sedan car segment. Skoda Rapid comes in both petrol as well as the diesel variants. Skoda Rapid has prominent exteriors and plush interiors.
Petrol Models : Skoda Rapid 1.6 MPI Active, Skoda Rapid 1.6 MPI Ambition, Skoda Rapid 1.6 MPI Elegance, Skoda Rapid 1.6 MPI AT Ambition,
Diesel Models : Skoda Rapid 1.6 TDI Active, Skoda Rapid 1.6 TDI Ambition, Skoda Rapid 1.6 TDI Elegance, Skoda Rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus, Skoda Rapid 1.6 TDI Ambition Plus
Engine : 1.6 litre MPI, 1.6 litre TDi
Power : 105 Ps of power at 4400 rpm and a maximum torque of 250 Nm at 1500-2500 rpm. 105 Ps at 5250 rpm and a maximum torque of 153Nm at 3800 rpm.
Approx Price : 6.90 Lacs to 9.50 Lacs
The Ford Fiesta
New Ford Fiesta is a premium mid-sized sedan. Simply put, new Ford Fiesta is all about ‘making a statement’ with Ford’s ‘feel the difference’ at its best. The new Fiesta is a synonym of style, comfort, and great performance.
Petrol Models : Ford Fiesta Petrol Titanium Plus, Ford Fiesta AT Style, Ford Fiesta AT Titanium Plus, Ford Fiesta 1.5P Ambiente
Diesel Models : Ford Fiesta Diesel Titanium Plus, Ford Fiesta Diesel Style
Engine : 4cylinders, 1.5 l Capacity
Power : 109PS power at 6045 rpm and a maximum torque of 140Nm at 4500 rpm, TDCi engine delivers 90bhp at 3750 rpm
Approx Price : 7.34 Lacs to 10.15 Lacs
The Nissan Sunny
The new sedan car in Indian auto market Nissan Sunny has shining exterior and eye-catching interior. The exterior of Nissan Sunny looks aggressive with larger headlamps, cute smiling chrome grille, separate fog lamp cluster and lower air intake. Nissan Sunny is equipped with power steering, CD/MP3 player with 4 speakers, powered ORVMs, manual HVAC as well as automatic climate control system
Petrol Models : Nissan Sunny XE, Nissan Sunny XL, Nissan Sunny XV
Diesel Models : Nissan Sunny Diesel XL, Nissan Sunny Diesel XV
Engine : 1.5 litre, 4 cylinder, powertrain
Power : 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder K9K engine that churns out 86PS of power @ 3750 rpm and a maximum torque of 200 Nm @ 2000 rpm
Approx Price : 5.93 Lacs to 8.93 Lacs
The Volkswagen Vento
Volkswagen, the German Car maker has proved its worth by sheer technology in Volkswagen Vento. The Volkswagen Vento has been loaded with driver and co-driver side airbags, front and rear fog lights, front disc brakes, ABS, electronic anti-theft engine immobiliser, manual day/night interior rear view mirror, height adjustable 3 point front seat belts, anti-theft system with interior surveillance and back up alarm
Petrol Models : Volkswagen Vento Petrol Trendline, Volkswagen Vento Petrol Highline, Volkswagen Vento Petrol Highline AT, Volkswagen Vento Petrol Comfortline
Diesel Models : Volkswagen Vento Diesel Highline, Volkswagen Vento Diesel Trendline, Volkswagen Vento Diesel Comfortline, Volkswagen Vento New Diesel Highline
Engine : 1.6 L engine DOHC in-line petrol engine
Power : 105 bhp at 5250 rpm and a thumping torque of 153 Nm at 3800 rpm for the petrol engine and 250 Nm at 1500-2500 rpm for the diesel engine.
Approx Price : 7.18 Lacs to 10.20 Lacs
The Fiat Linea
Fiat Linea is a very dynamic styling car which is equipped with the best of technologies and quality all in the best of the class. This vehicle is one of the best example of Italian style. Interiors of the car reflects it to be best in offering the comfort.
Petrol Models : Fiat Linea T Jet, Fiat Linea Active, Fiat Linea Dynamic, Fiat Linea T Jet Plus
Diesel Models : Fiat Linea Active, Fiat Linea Dynamic, Fiat Linea Emotion
Engine : 1368cc, DOHC, 16 valve, Fire petrol engine, 1.3 L, 1248cc, DOHC, 16 valve, Multijet diesel engine
Power : 90 bhp power @ 6000rpm and 115Nm torque @ 4500rpm.
Approx Price : 7.94 Lacs to 9.35 Lacs
The Maruti Suzuki Swift DZire
This is Maruti’s first effort to cut cost of production of its sedan car by shortening its length. New Maruti Swift Dzire is codenamed as Swift 3.99 as the length of this new car is less than 4 meter. he new compact sedan is said to be wider and have roomier interiors now. The space for rear seats has been increased considerably seeing the longer wheelbase now.
Petrol Models : Maruti Swift Dzire LXI, Maruti Swift Dzire VXI, Maruti Swift Dzire ZXI, Maruti Swift Dzire VXi AT
Diesel Models : Maruti Swift Dzire LDI, Maruti Swift Dzire VDI, Maruti Swift Dzire ZDI
Engine : 1197 cc. The BSIV compliant engine, 1.3 litre DOHC (Double Over Head Camshaft) diesel engine
Power : 86 bhp at 6000 rpm and a torque output of 114 Nm at 4000 rpm
Approx Price : 4.88 Lacs to 7.34 Lacs
The Tata Indigo Manza
The all new sedan Tata Manza is available in four variants; Aqua, Aura, Aura (ABS) & Aura Plus. All the variants of new Tata Manza are packed with exciting features like Bluetooth connectivity, power outlets for charging laptops and other mobile devices, outdoor temperature sensor and high mount LED lamps.
Petrol Models : Tata Manza Aqua Saffire, Tata Manza Aura (ABS) SAfire, Tata Manza Aura Safire, Tata Manza ELAN Safire
Diesel Models : Tata Manza Aqua Quadrajet, Tata Manza Aura (ABS) Quadrajet, Tata Manza Aura Quadrajet, Tata Manza ELAN Quadrajet
Engine : 1386 cc engine packed with MPFI (Multi Point fuel Injection) system along with Intelligent Port Resizer
Power : 90 PS at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 116 Nm at 4750 rpm.
Approx Price : 5.70 Lacs to 8.03 Lacs
Source : Yahoo.com, Cardekho.com
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