It is no secret that SUVs are slowly capturing the Indian auto industry. However, there are few automakers that are still banking on sedans and hatchbacks to drive sales in our market. Here we bring you a list of top 5 new hatchbacks and sedans launching in the Indian market before the end of 2020.
New Honda City
Japanese automaker, Honda is readying the next-generation City sedan which is scheduled to be launched in our market in early 2020. The new model will make its debut at the 2020 Delhi Auto Expo. Design of the sedan will be inspired by bigger Honda cars including Insight and Accord. It will grow in size to offer more space for the rear occupants. The sedan will receive the BSVI compliant 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engines.
Hyundai i10 sedan
Korean automaker, Hyundai is working on an all-new sub-4 meter sedan, which will replace the Xcent. Scheduled to be launched in early 2020, the new sedan will be based on the new Grand i10 Nios hatchback. Most of the features and interior design will be shared with the hatchback sibling. It will receive the BSVI compliant 1.2-litre petrol and diesel engines. A factory-fitted CNG kit could also on offer.
Tata Motors will launch the much-awaited Altroz premium hatchback in the country before the end of this year. This hatchback will mark the debut of Tata’s new Alfa modular platform, which will also underpin the H2X mini SUV. It will directly rival the Maruti Baleno, Hyundai i20 and the Honda Jazz. The hatch will be powered by a BSVI compliant 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines. Continue reading…
Next Maruti Celerio
Maruti Suzuki is reportedly working on the next-gen Celerio hatchback, which is likely to arrive in 2020. The new model is expected to be based on the Suzuki’s new generation Heartect platform, which also underpin the new Wagon R. It will be powered by a BSVI compliant 1.0-litre petrol engine with manual and AMT gearbox options.
2020 Hyundai i20
Hyundai will showcase the next generation Elite i20 hatchback at the 2020 Delhi Auto Expo. In fact, testing of the new model has already been started. The new model will be launched in the first half of 2020. It will grow in size to offer more legroom and shoulder room for the rear occupants. The hatchback will be powered by a BSVI compliant 1.5-litre diesel engine. Adding to it, the i20 will also receive the 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with dual-clutch transmission.