Hatchbacks with best mileage in India
When you drive in India, fuel economy and mileage remains one of the biggest deciding factors for customers. Well performing models might fall short on their mileage meter and that could be their undoing. And if you too are one of those customers looking for best fuel deal for your money (aren’t we all?) then here is a list of hatchbacks with best fuel efficiency in India.
Being the cheapest hatchback, when it was launched, Tata Nano has done fairly well for itself. The current models offer a great mileage of 25.4kmpl, thanks to its powerful petrol engine. Tata Nano comes with a sturdy 624 cc petrol engine capable of reaching a top speed of 109kmph. The hatchback, though smallest in the segment, is loaded with features including a spacious boot space. The car was launched at an astounding price of Rs 1 lakh. The hatchback has to its credit, the label of being the car with lowest carbon dioxide emissions. The company recently also launched its CNG variant.
Price: Rs 1.53 lakh
Chevrolet Beat LT 1.0 model comes with 936cc diesel engine which gives this hatchback a noteworthy mileage of 25kmpl. With its compact size, dynamic stance and stylish exterior, Chevrolet Beat has easily been the hatchback for masses since its launch in 2010. It is also available in petrol and LPG variants. Besides being light on pocket and high on fuel economy, Beat LPG variant also flaunts low emissions as compared to other hatchbacks.
Price: RS 3.8 lakh
Tata Indica eV2
Tata Incidca eV2 comes with 1405cc engine which gives 53PS power at 5500 rpm and maximum torque of 84Nm at 2500 rpm. It’s a powerful engine which besides giving the hatchback impressive performance also allows it to show off a mileage of 25kmpl. It is available in two versions in Indian market- Indica V2 DLE BSIII and Indica V2 DLS BSIII. It comes with a streamlined shape and good driving performance, besides being about 10kg lighter than the standard model.
Price: Rs 3.7 lakh
Maruti Ritz features Fiat derived multi-jet 1248cc engine capable of pushing out 75PS power with 190Nm torque. It is a smooth engine that gives this hatchback easy drive-ability especially in city. The hatchback comes loaded with features such as USB connectivity, electrically adjustable ORVM, Day& Night IRVM and comfortably designed interior. But the highlight for the hatchback remains its ARAI approved mileage of 23.2kmpl.
Price: Rs 5.93lakh
Maruti Suzuki Swift
Maruti Suzuki Swift has been one of the best selling models of the Japanese automotive company and not all of it has to do with its unique exterior. Maruti Swift comes in petrol and diesel variants, both featuring powerful engines with good performance characteristics. The diesel variant comes with Fiat derived engine with 75PS power capacity and 190Nm torque generation. The engine offers a mileage of 22.9kmpl.
Price: Rs 5.99 lakh