If you are looking for a suitable car with high-fuel economy, you must go through our list of the best mileage cars in India.
Fuel economy is the second most important attribute after pricing that influences a buyer when it comes to purchasing a new car. The automotive industry has evolved over the years and car makers have been coming up with new models injected with new technology and advanced features to make vehicles perform better and return better mileage. Not just diesel cars but petrol vehicles are also delivering impressive fuel economy and witnessing sharp surge in demand. If you are looking at buying a new car based on fuel economy, here is a list of best mileage cars in India that return 25km/l or a little over it.
Maruti Dzire recently witnessed a generation change and while the car has undergone a complete transformation in aesthetic terms, the new lightweight underpinnings has made it more frugal. Mechanics on the new Dzire remain unchanged, though it now returns slightly more fuel economy that makes it one of the best mileage cars in India. While the 1.2-litre petrol engine returns impressive mileage, the 1.3-litre oil burner is more frugal with a claimed fuel efficiency of 28.40 km/l. Transmission options on both the engines include the conventional 5-speed manual unit along with an automated manual gearbox. Know More
|Price||Rs 5.42 lakh to Rs 9.39 lakh (ex-Delhi)|
Before the all-new Maruti Dzire was launched in May, Maruti Ciaz topped the list of best mileage cars in India with 28.09km/l. Though, there is a minor difference in the fuel economy as compared to the third generation Dzire, the sedan delivers an impressive mileage that gives it an edge over rivals in the segment. Power source on the sedan is the tried and tested 1.3-litre diesel unit used in most of the Maruti models. This engine makes 88.5bhp against 200Nm torque. The mid-size sedan was initially retailed through the regular Maruti dealerships unit recently it came under Nexa outlets. Know More
|Price||Rs 9.42 lakh to Rs 11.44 lakh (ex-Delhi)|
Trailed by Ciaz is Maruti’s premium hatchback Baleno with a claimed mileage of 27.39km/l for the diesel version. Akin to the above models, the Baleno diesel derives power from the Fiat sourced 1.3-litre oil burner. The hatchback is based on the same underpinnings that is used in Ignis and new generation Dzire. In terms of design, it seems to be vaguely inspired by Swift, albeit the rear has been given a contemporary treatment and it looks equally good from the side. Styling on the inside is chic and it offers comfortable space to the occupants at front as well as rear. Know More
|Price||Rs 5.26 lakh to Rs 8.42 lakh (ex-Delhi)|
When Honda re-launched Jazz in India, it not only received prominent aesthetic updates, but it also got Honda’s 1.5-litre i-DTEC oil burner which was missing in the defunct version. Tuned to put out 99bhp against 200Nm torque, the diesel-powered Jazz delivers an impressive mileage of 27.3km/l and is among the best mileage cars in India with over 25km/l of fuel economy. In a bid to push sales, Honda is developing a facelift version which will be launched in the coming months. While the updated version is expected to receive new cosmetic bits and additional kit, the engine set up is likely to remain unchanged. Know More
|Price||Rs 5.89 lakh to Rs 9.19 lakh (ex-Delhi)|
Tata Tiago was not only a break through model for the company but also the first to be launched under its new IMPACT diesel theme. Initially launched with a manual transmission, the entry level hatchback recently received a new AMT unit. In aesthetic terms, it looks impressive with some signature elements seen in Tata cars and some new styling bits that enhance its visual appeal. The power sources on the model include a 1.05-litre oil burner with 69.04bhp of power against 140Nm torque and a 1.2-litre Revotron petrol unit with slightly more power. With a claimed fuel economy of 27.19km/l, Tiago diesel is one of the best mileage cars in India that return over 25km/l. Know More
|Price||Rs 3.21 lakh to Rs 5.48 lakh (ex-Delhi)|