Top 7 Under-Rs 10 Lakh Cars With Highest Mileage: Beat Rs 100/Litre Petrol Price With These Fuel-Efficient Cars!
Given the ever increasing fuel prices it isn’t a good time to be the owner of petrol-automatic cars. Electric vehicles as a substitute fall short of range expectations. Read on for a compilation of petrol-automatic cars with the best fuel efficiency in the market with a budget of Rs 10 lakh or below.
Maruti Suzuki Dzire
It comes with a 1.2-litre Dualjet engine that exudes more power and offers better efficiency, claimed to be 24.12 kmpl. It offers 82bhp and 113Nm of torque. It has manual and AMT transmission. The price starts from Rs 5.94 Lakh
Maruti Suzuki Swift
The 5-seater hatchback comes with the new K12 series Dual Jet Dual VVT engine with idle start-stop function. However it offers slightly lower fuel efficiency of 23.20 kmpl in manual transmission and 23.76-kmpl when paired with the AMT gearbox. It boasts of engine power of 89bhp and 113Nm of torque.
Price starts at Rs 5.73 Lakh and goes upto Rs 8.41 Lakh
This one has a glowing reputation of being one the most fuel efficient hatchbacks in the market today. Reasonably priced at Rs 2.92 Lakh, it runs on a 1.0-litre engine that is paired with an AMT and boasts of 22kmpl fuel efficiency
This was on top of the fuel efficiency charts back in the BS4 era. But it has slipped some now that BS6 is here. Engine options include a 0.8-litre, three-cylinder petrol motor and a 1.0-litre, three-cylinder petrol motor. It comes with 5 speed manual and AMT transmission. It offers a mileage of 22 to 25 kmpl and is priced at Rs 3.13 Lakh
Maruti Suzuki Wagon R
The new BS6 compliant version comes in 2 petrol engine variants- the 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine generates 67bhp of power and 90Nm of torque, and the larger 1.2-litre four-cylinder engine generates 82bhp of power and 113Nm of torque. It offers mileage of 21.79kmpl combined with the 5 speed AMT. It has an average price of Rs 4.66 Lakh
Maruti Suzuki S-Presso
The mini SUV runs on a 1.0-litre three-cylinder petrol engine producing 67bhp/90Nm of torque. It offers an average fuel efficiency of 21 kmpl and costs an average of Rs 3.71 Lakh
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
Possessing the same engine as its peers, the S-Presso and Wagon R, the entry-level hatchback offers a mileage of 21.63 kmpl. It has a 1.0-litre K10B engine that produces 67bhp and 90Nm torque.