In the recent times, when the prices of diesel and petrol are touching new and petrifying heights, it has become perceptible to possess a four-wheeler which vows to give a fair fuel-efficiency level and is not a gas-guzzler.
Therefore, with each and every manufacturer assuring to provide the most fuel-efficient automobile, it becomes a little baffling when choosing up the correct vehicle which leads in providing the fair fuel-efficiency number.
To help you, we have made a list of India's top 10 best fuel efficient cars:
1) Maruti Suzuki Swift
The Maruti Suzuki Swift new model vows to give out a mileage of 22 kmpl. The 2018 Swift was based on Suzuki's new HEAR TECH basis.This has benefited the hatchback lose close to 90 kg of weight with this new model. The engine of Swift in question is almost the same as before i.e.1.3-litre DDiS motor.
This time, along with the 5-speed manual unit, the new Swift also gives a 5-speed AGS transmission.
2) Hyundai Santro
This car is really known for its mileage and maintenance. It is being said that ARAI mileage for Hyundai Santro petrol is 20 kmpl, and for the Hyundai Santro CNG model is 30 km/kg. Santro prices begin at Rs. 3.90 lakh for petrol and goes up to Rs. 5.47 lakh. It is available in 9 variants and 7 colours.
3) Hyundai Elite i20
According to the tests done by the experts, it is being claimed that the diesel gives 15.32 kmpl in the city and 21.29 kmpl on the highway. Hyundai says that fuel efficiency has been improved by 9 %; tank capacity, on the contrary, has been decreased by 5 litres to 40 litres.
4) Maruti Suzuki Alto 800
The 796cc 3-cylinder motor in the new Alto 800 offers 48PS and 69Nm with liquid fuel. If you switch to the optional CNG fuelling, then you lose 7.5PS and 9Nm. Fuel efficiency is claimed to be at 24.7 kmpl with petrol and 33.4 kmpkg with CNG.
5) Tata Tiago
The Tata Tiago provides three engine variants: a 1.05-litre three-cylinder turbo-diesel engine, 1.2-litre three-cylinder petrol engine and the others are JTP-exclusive 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder turbo-petrol engine. The claimed mileage of Tata Tiago petrol MT is 23.84 kmpl.
Tiago petrol AMT is said to be around 23.84 kmpl and Tiago diesel MT is 27.28 kmpl.
6) Maruti Suzuki Ciaz
It is said to be one of the most fuel-efficient sedans in India. The Ciaz Diesel has an ARAI certified mileage of approximately 28.09 kmpl. These figures are far better than the Honda City. The Ciaz has been a very successful model for Maruti Suzuki.
7) Maruti Suzuki Baleno
Baleno provides a greater mileage of 27.39 kmpl. All thanks to the lower kerb weight. The car is marketed as a superior hatchback and is being sold through the Nexa sales channel. It has been received very well by the Indian car purchasing lot as obvious from its excellent monthly sales and a long waiting period of about 6 months.
8) Maruti Suzuki Ignis
At number 8 on the list of the best fuel efficient cars in India is Maruti's Ignis .It is a superior compact hatchback, what Maruti claims. It comes with the same 1.3 L diesel which powers other Maruti products. The prices start at Rs. 6.39 lakh for the diesel model and the mileage for the petrol variant is 20.89 kmpl, and for diesel is 26.80kmpl.
9) Maruti Suzuki Dzire
All New Dzire , gives a claimed mileage of 28.4 kmpl that has snatched the spot from the Ciaz. Even though using the similar 1.3 L Diesel engine, there are 5-speed manual and 5-speed AMT models on offer.
10) Maruti Suzuki Celerio
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio currently is provided with only one engine: a 998cc, 3-cylinder petrol/CNG which produces 68PS of maximum power and 90Nm of torque. The mileage of Celerio is said to be 23.10 kmpl and it is a really fuel efficient car and smooth to drive.
These were the top 10 fuel-efficient cars and some of their features. So, choose the best so that you do not have to be fuel conscious while going for a drive or vacation.