Hatchbacks are becoming more popular and versatile these days. In India, people like hatchback because of its affordable prices, compact size and capable of fitting a five member family in any rides. Maruti, Nissan, Ford and Volkswagen, Hyundai are best hatchback manufacturers in India. Here is a list of some of the best Hatchbacks in India.
Maruti Suzuki Swift
The Indian auto maker’s hatchback, Maruti Suzuki Swift is one of the best hatchback available in India. Swift is powered by a 1248 cc engine and it outs a maximum of 73.9 bhp power at 4000 RPM with a torque output of 190 Nm. Maruti Suzuki launched Swift in early 2011 and from then it has become the favourite Car for Indian people from years. The features in swift includes a premium design and a budget friendly mileage. This five geared vehicle comes with the price range of 4.4 lakhs to 7.0 lakhs for High end models. The petrol variants offer impressive mileage of 20.4 Kmpl while the diesel variant over a mileage of 25.2 Kmpl.
India’s second largest automaker replaced its Santro with the Hyundai i10. Hyundai i10 is equipped with standard features like power steering, air conditioner with heater and folding rear seats. The interior of i10 is good looking to any other cars priced in this range. The 1.1 L 1086 cc iRDE engine promises of high performance with 68.1 BHP power and 99.1 Nm torque. Overall mileage of i10 is around 14 Kmpl in city and while on highways offers 19.8 kmpl. Pros of Hyundai i10 includes a premium interior design , good features and its price range of 4.1 to 4.8 Lakhs. A great car for a family of four.
Nissan India launched its hatchback Nissan Micra in later part of the 2013. The Micra is available in both diesel and petrol variants with auto and manual transmission. The petrol trims are equipped with 1.2 L engine with 75 BHP of power with 104 Nm torque while the petrol variant with 1.5 L engine generates 63 BHP with 160 Nm torque. The aero-dynamic body looks awesome with sturdy wheels and the premium variants light alloy wheels and are covered with tubeless tyres. The impressive interior has a neat dashboard with chromium door handles. This interior satisfies all needs of normal customer with its huge cabin space.
Ford Figo is compact hatchback which is powered by 1399cc engine producing 68.05 bhp at 4000 rpm and the torque of 160Nm. The refreshed Figo has spacious cabin with an awesome interior design and ample amount of Space. Figo sprints from 0 to 100 kmph in 16 seconds with a top speed of 175 kmph. Figo offers mileage of 12.3 kmpl in city and about 15.6 kmpl on highways. The package starts from Rs.3.9 lakh to Rs.6.2 lakh for its premium version.
We will keep this post updated with best of all Hatchback that come to market.