Top 10 SUVs In India for Middle Class Family under 12 Lakh : Best SUVs in India – 2017

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Best SUVs in India – 2017 :: Top 10 SUVs In India for Middle Class Family under 12 Lakh. Best SUVs in India – 2017

SUVs  were not very popular in India. But in last 3-4 years, Sale graph of SUVs has increased rapidly in India. Indian car manufacture like Maruti and TATA are now focusing on BULKY or BOLD looks with High ground clearance SUV. Indians were not feeling comfortable with SUV Segment in past  due to  elaborately difficult to maintain vehicles.

Now things have changed for the better over the past years with better drive-ability, compact proportions and improved fuel efficiency figures. Now Indian are ready to drive more powerful offroad vehicles on roads. Indian Car manufacturers are making Sports segment SUVs  more affordable. So, if you around ₹ 10-12 lakh to spare for a brand new SUV vehicle than many buying options are available in Indian Auto Market.
Best SUVs in India – 2017

Best SUVs in India - 2017 Top 10 SUV Cars Prices
Best SUVs in India – 2017 Top 10 SUV Cars Prices

 

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza

 The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has been an latest choice for new car buyers. Sales figures of Vitara Brezza have been steady ever since the launch, and Maruti  Suzuki authorized service network, along with the features aboard the Brezza makes the SUV a good value for money purchase. If you are looking for best value than Vitara is on TOP.  This is coming very high performance engine  with good fuel economy.
The Maruti Vitara Brezza, based on Suzuki’s Global C platform, takes its design inspiration from its larger sibling – the new generation Suzuki Vitara.

Best SUVs in India – 2017

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.3-litre diesel Engine 

89bhp and 200Nm – 24.3 kmpl

 

Hyundai Creta

When you look at models like Hyundai Creta, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that SUVs in India have evolved in terms of design. The Creta sold over 1 lakh units in just eight months of launch, and that too without offering AWD even as an option.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.6-litre Petrol – 121 bhp and 155Nm – 15.29 kmpl
1.6-litre Diesel (AT/MT) – 126 bhp and 260 Nm – 19.67 kmpl
1.4-litre Diesel – 89 bhp 200 Nm – 21.38 kmpl

Ford EcoSport

The EcoSport offers a brilliant mix of good driving dynamics, peppy engine options and features at a competitive price tag.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.5-litre petrol – 110 bhp and 140 Nm – 15.8 kmpl
1.0-litre Ecoboost – 123 bhp and 170 Nm – 18.88 kmpl
1.5-litre diesel – 90 bhp and 204 Nm – 22.7 kmpl

Best SUVs in India – 2017 Top 10 SUV Cars Prices

Renault Duster

The facelifted version arrived last year with a host of cosmetic changes, bringing in some freshness to the model. It is also one of the few SUVs to get an Automated Manual Transmission (AMT), making it more fuel efficient and cheaper too than other models in the same segment. Moreover, you get 4WD as standard on the range topping model that ensures the Duster is true to its roots off the tarmac as much as it’s fun to drive on open roads.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.6-litre petrol – 103 bhp and 148 Nm – 13.06 kmpl
1.5-litre diesel – 84 bhp and 200 Nm – 19.87 kmpl
1.5-litre diesel – 108 bhp and 245 Nm – 19.64 kmpl

Mahindra Scorpio

It received a new engine in 2006 and a minor facelift in 2008. However, in September, 2014 it got a new platform, chassis, transmission, features, interior design and slightly different exteriors. The new Mahindra Scorpio currently sells about 4000-5000 units/month and is one of the top choices in Tier II and III cities given the sheer practicality the model has to offer. he Scorpio is also capable of seating 7-8 passengers

Best SUVs in India – 2016

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

2.2-litre diesel – 75bhp and 200Nm – 15.4 kmpl
2.5-litre diesel – 120bhp and 280Nm – 15 kmpl

Mahindra TUV300

he TUV looks rugged, has boxy proportions and an extremely spacious cabin. It is also one of the subcompact SUVs that can seat 7, with the additional jump seats in the boot and if offered with the 1.5-litre engine paired to a manual and AMT gearbox options.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.5 litre diesel – 84 bhp/100 bhp and 230 Nm/240 Nm – 18.49 kmpl

 

Mahindra Thar

The automaker brought back the no-frills SUV with the Mahindra Thar that put the focus back on off-roading. The facelifted version arrived in 2015 and is currently on sale, introducing new and safer bumpers, a slightly upmarket cabin and air conditioning on the top variants. The Mahindra Thar is available in 2.5-litre and 2.6-litre diesel engine options, while power is fed to the wheels via a 5-speed gearbox.

Best SUVs in India – 2016

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

2.5-litre diesel – 105 bhp and 247 Nm – 16.5 kmpl
2.6-litre diesel – 63 bhp and 182.5 Nm – 18.06 kmpl

Nissan Terrano

The rugged SUV borrows styling cues from the French partner Renault’s popular model Duster. Offering generous space inside, the SUV comes packed with some of the vital features. The facelifted version arrived earlier this year and has also added new features to the model.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

1.6-litre petrol – 103 bhp and 145 Nm – 13.06 kmpl
1.5-litre diesel – 83 bhp and 200 Nm – 19.87 kmpl
1.5-litre diesel – 108 bhp and 248 Nm – 19.64 kmpl

 Top 10 SUV Cars Prices : Best SUVs in India – 2017

Tata Safari Storme

The bulky SUV gets a changed fascia and spruced up interiors. However, what has not changed is the go-anywhere capability of the SUV. Purists swear by its off-roading power, but it can also turn into a mile muncher on highways without compromising on passenger comfort.

Engine Specs and Fuel Efficiency:

2.2 litre diesel engine- 154 bhp and 400 Nm – 12.3 kmpl

Dinesh Choudhary

I am by qualification is a software engineer. I always love racing, biking and traveling. And for this love many times I riding my dad’s bike (Yezdi 250cc) without informing him that I am using the same and for that he scolded me many times, but even then my love for bikes increase day by day. My first two stroke bike was Kawasaki Enduro , my First owned motorcycle in 2000. One of my friend, who is mechanic he helped me lot in knowing “How the machine works?”.

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