CNG cars are now coming in demand especially in the Metro cities where driving distances are high while the fuel prices are higher up! The lower running costs are quite favourable for those who drive more than 40kms a day because a factory fitted CNG car costs you more than petrol variant usually. Here we bring you the list of 5 best CNG cars in India that have been running pretty successfully and have received a lot of appreciation in terms of the performance.
The Maruti car that falls among the 5 best CNG cars in India is overall a much loved car. The Maruti Alto 800 is known for being the leading choice of drivers who are buying their first cars. The Alto 800 CNG is quite efficient, and manages to deliver 33.44km/kg. The CNG variant of the car is powered by a 796cc petrol engine that returns an impressive 24.7kmpl. While running on CNG, the car produces a maximum power of 47bhp at 6000rpm, while on petrol it develops 47bhp at 6000rpm. The maximum torque produced by the car is 69Nm at 3500rpm when working on petrol and 60Nm when being driven on CNG.
With the CNG power mill, the car uses a 5 speed manual cable type gear shift which further adds to the pleasure of driving. Using the Aero edge design, the company offers the Alto 800 in metallic and non-metallic colour options. The LXi CNG is priced at Rs. 3.7 lakh in metallic colours and at Rs. 3.66 lakh with non-metallic shades. The LXi (O) which is the LXi variant with airbags; is offered at a price of Rs. 3.76 lakh for metallic and Rs. 3.72 lakh for non-metallic colours.