In India, car buyers give a lot of importance to the fuel economy offered by cars. As a result, the diesel cars have gained a lot of popularity in India in recent times. Two major reasons for this are – rising petrol prices and greater mileage offered by the diesel cars. In the earlier days, the diesel cars were too noisy and polluting too. However, with rapid technological changes these problems are sorted and now, the diesel engines are far silent and less polluting than their earlier versions. All these factors made the diesel cars more preferable to the petrol cars.
Here is a look at some of the most popular diesel cars in India. These are some of the best selling vehicles, which have won the confidence and trust of the buyers. Let us examine them closer
Honda Amaze – Honda was beginning to feel the strain of competition affecting its performance as its fleet of petrol cars were losing market share. It was at this juncture that Honda introduced its first ever diesel car – Amaze. It worked wonders in the market and soon it became the top seller for Honda. In fact, Honda had to increase the production capacity to meet the huge demand for Amaze. Competitive pricing, space, powerful engine and a best-in-class mileage are some factors that endeared this splendid car to the customers.
Hyundai Xcent – It is an iconic car for Hyundai as it is the first ever car from the Korean carmaker in the subcompact sedan segment. It was introduced very recently and in spite of that, it has managed to sell in great numbers. The car is stylish on the exterior and offers good space on the inside. However, the fact that the car returns a mileage of 24 kmpl has worked greatly in favour of the Xcent.
Chevrolet the most popular small cars offering a great performance. This little car is stylish and easy to maneuver, while being fuel-efficient. It returns a superb mileage of 25 kmpl, which makes it a very attractive option in the segment. Although it feels a tad stretched on highways, it is an ideal car for urban conditions.
Tata Indigo eCS – Tata Indigo, the trendsetter of the Indian compact sedan segment, is a powerful car with good mileage and road presence. It enjoys great customer confidence, as it is a highly reliable car to drive on any terrain.
Maruti-Suzuki Swift DZire – This compact sedan from the leading Indian automaker is one of the most popular cars in the country. Its powerful performance, great mileage, stylish looks and matchless after sales service centres are some factors, which make this car a popular choice among buyers.
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