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5 Best Cars For New Drivers In India

Best Cars For New Drivers

If you are planning to buy a new car, here are some models that are suitable for the first time buyers in India

Driving in India is not a child’s play, given the challenging road conditions and maddening traffic that further adds to the woes of beginners. If you have already tried your hands at driving and are planning to buy a new car, here are some models that are suitable for the first-time buyers. These models have been picked based on several parameters including pricing, fuel efficiency, features, practicality and maintenance cost.

Tata Tiago

Tata’s entry level hatchback based on company’s new IMPACT design theme is not only aesthetically superior to older models, but it gets frugal engines, practical cabin and a bunch of tech (depending on the variant one picks). The hatchback is available with a petrol and diesel engine in manual version along with an AMT unit. Power sources include Tata’s 84bhp, 1.2-litre Revotron petrol engine with 114Nm torque and 69bhp, 1.05-litre Revotorq unit tuned to make 140Nm torque. The car is spacious and can comfortably accommodate four adults. It has a generous boot compared to rivals and build quality is also good. Both the engines are fuel efficient with over 23km/l of mileage. In terms of features, it packs in drive modes, dual front airbags, Tata’s Juke airbags

Price – Rs 3.21 lakh to Rs 5.74 lakh
Engine – 84bhp 1.2-litre & 69bhp 1.05-litre
Mileage – 23.8km/l & 27.3km/l

Maruti Alto K10

One of Maruti Suzuki India’s mainstays, Alto K10 is among the top-selling cars in India based on the monthly sales. The Alto brand came into existence during the early 2000s and while the original model has been phased out, K10 still lives on. Sporting a mundane design, Alto K10 may not match up other models in aesthetic terms, but it is easily one of the most reliable models in the segment. The carline is available in petrol and CNG fuel options with a 1.0-litre petrol engine in manual and AGS variants. Claimed fuel economy is also decent and in terms of features, it gets power steering, driver side airbag, power windows, audio system etc. Also Read – Cheapest Diesel Cars In India

Price – Rs 3.26 lakh to Rs 4.11 lakh
Engine – 67.1bhp 998cc petrol
Mileage – 24.1km/l

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