Most Indian car buyers while buying cars would like those cars that fuel efficient. Until now, diesel cars were given preference when it came to buying fuel-efficient cars, or else people looking for affordable options like cars that came with company-fitted CNG kits.
Now there is a growing inclination towards petrol cars nowadays, and one of the main reasons for that is that today more and more manufacturers are coming out with highly fuel-efficient cars.
Below is the list of fuel-efficient cars you can buy under Rs.5 lakh.
The Renault Kwid is the most fuel-efficient petrol car that you can buy today in India right now under Rs.5 lakh. Priced in the range of Rs.2.66 lakh to Rs.4.63 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) the 800 cc version of the Kwid offers an ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 25.17 kmpl, while the 1.0-litre version offers a mileage of 24.04 kmpl.
Maruti Suzuki Alto
Like the Renault Kwid, the Maruti Suzuki Alto is also offered in both 800 cc model and the 1.0-litre K10 model. The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 which is priced in the range of Rs.2.52 lakh to Rs.3.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and offers a fuel efficiency of 24.7 kmpl.
The Maruti Suzuki Alto K10, on the other hand, is priced from Rs.3.31 lakh to Rs.3.88 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and this model offers a fuel efficiency of 24.07 kmpl.
Tata Tata Tiago is right now ones of the most popular entry-level cars in the market, and it’s also one of the most fuel-efficient models. The petrol version of the car is priced in India in the range of Rs.3.39 lakh to Rs.5.64 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), and it returns a fuel efficiency of 23.84 Kmpl.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio has been one of most fuel-efficient models in this price bracket. Priced in the range of Rs.4.21 lakh to Rs.5.40 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the car offers a claimed fuel efficiency of 23.10 kmpl. The car is powered by a 998 cc engine that makes 67 bhp at 6000 rpm and develops a peak torque of 90 Nm at 3500 rpm, while mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
Datsun Redi-GO is right now one of the most affordable cars in this segment and also among the most fuel-efficient. The car is priced Rs.2.56 lakh to Rs.4.12 lakh and offers a fuel efficiency of 22.7 kmpl.
Author: By – Melwyn Fernandes
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