Are you looking to change your car because of rising petrol and diesel prices? Here are 10 fuel efficient cars which will save you a bomb.
Scroll down to find out the 5 best petrol and 5 best diesel cars.
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Best fuel efficient petrol cars:
Maruti Suzuki Dzire
The Maruti Suzuki Dzire is now updated and with new design changes and twisted equipment list, the car now also hosts a BS 6 compliant 1.2-litre K12B petrol engine which is 7 PS more stronger than before.
Mileage- 24.12. Kmpl fuel efficiency
Price- 5.89 lakhs to 7.48
Renault Kwid 1.0
In case you are looking for one of the most fuel-efficient cars in India, then you can’t easily ignore the Renault Kwid. It is offered with two engine options – 54 PS 0.8-litre and 68 PS 1.0-litre unit.
Mileage- 22.3 Kmpl.
Price- 2.99 lakhs to 5.12
Maruti Suzuki Alto
Another Maruti in the list is the renowned Alto which comes with a 48 PS 0.8-litre engine ratified to deliver 22.05 kmpl of fuel mileage. There is also a CNG variant of this car, it offers an even elevated mileage of 31.59 km/kg.
The Datsun RediGo has such a stubby mileage that it can even put embarrassment to some of the diesel cars on sale today. With an ARAI-tested fuel efficiency of 25.17 kmpl, the RediGo is the highest quality mileage petrol car you can buy in India. It is powered by a 799cc, three-cylinder engine that offers a maximum power of 54 PS along with a peak torque of 72 Nm.
Price- 2.71 lakh to 4.37 lakhs
Maruti Suzuki Baleno/Toyota Glanza
Maruti Suzuki Baleno or Toyota Glanza, both share the equal 90 PS 1.2-litre engine along with a 12V lithium-ion battery which helps in start/stop and energy exertion.
Mileage- 23.87 Kmpl.
Price- 5.63 lakhs to 7.01
Best fuel efficient Diesel cars:
Maruti Suzuki swift
The diesel alternative of the new Maruti Swift is at the head of the list of best mileage diesel cars in India. While the 1.3-litre turbo diesel engine that powers the new Swift has been transferred over from the previous generation, the 1.3-liter engine of the new-generation Swift outputs a topmost power of 75 PS and a crest torque of 190 Nm.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno
The Baleno hatchback divides the motor with the Swift and the Dzire. Moreover, it is based on the same lightweight HEARTIEST platform. As a result , it even weighs the same 985 KGs. However, the engine has been tuned faintly different.
The Jazz diesel presents really low running costs with an ARAI-claimed mileage of 27.3 kmpl Powering the Jazz is a 1.5-litre iDTEC engine that outputs a maximum power of 100 PS along with a peak torque of 200 Nm. This also makes the jazz one of the most toughest diesel cars in its section.
The Amaze diesel is the sixth on the list of best diesel mileage cars in India. The Dzire-rival recommends a premium cabin and even a CVT option for both petrol and diesel motors. Also, it’s not a big challenge to find several examples in the used car market.
The diesel variant of the Tiago is accessible with a 1.05-litre oil-burner and has an ARAI-rated mileage of 27.28 kmpl. This is very sky- scraping mileage for a car that comes with a enough robust 1.2-litre engine. It’s also extremely eye catching and is on sale with both petrol and diesel engine options.
- -PTC News