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Top Cars in India

The Indian auto market is flooded with new car launches thus choosing the best car is become cumbersome. Check out the best cars available in the Indian market right here at CarDekho. To determine the top cars in India, we have used the sales data of each car, the search volume on each car and user feedback of the cars. The list of most popular cars in India is presented below.

Best Cars in India

  • Hyundai Elite i20

    December 18, 2014: Hyundai Elite i20 has won the Indian Car of the Year 2015 (ICOTY) award. This is unsurprising as the Elite i20 has been receiving laurels from both critics and customers alike and the car has become the one of the best selling cars in India. The Hyundai Elite i20 features Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design philosophy with three main design elements: fluid aesthetics, the modern appeal, and premium interiors. Exterior features include large hexagonal front grill, large bonnet, elongated swept back headlamps, wide trapezoidal fog lamps, 2 tone 16 inch diamond cut alloy wheels, black C pillar, chrome finish door handles and wide 3 step wrap around tail lamps. Inside, the Elite i20 gets multifunction steering wheel, integrated 2 Din MP3 Audio with USB & Aux-in & 1 GB internal memory, spacious cabin with generous legroom and shoulder room, large boot space of 285 ltr, rear AC vents, fully automatic temperature control, console armrest with storage box, driver seat height adjustment, centre console mounted card holder, sunglass holder, front and rear door map pockets.

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  • Maruti Alto K10

    December 17, 2014: Suzuki Motors has officially released the images of new hatchback Alto Kei. The car will first be launched in Japan on December 22, 2014 and then will make its way to other parts of the world. In terms of design, the front fascia of car gets kind of retro look with flat front and trapezoidal headlights.The new Suzuki Alto is powered by 3-cylinder, 660cc petrol engine tuned to develop an output of 54bhp with 63Nm of torque. The engine is mated to five-speed manual or four-speed automatic gearbox. The company is also planning a sporty Alto Turbo RS variant in coming months.

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  • Maruti Swift

    November 17, 2014: At the 13th Edition of Maruti Suzuki Autocross more than 200 participants took part across various categories at the Buddh International Circuit. Most of the cars blazing on the circuit were were none other than Maruti Swift. Earlier, Maruti,introduced a limited edition of Swift at the ‘Windsong' Music Festival Lonavala, Maharashtra on Nov 14, 2014. The automaker recently launched the facelift version of Swift at Rs 4.42 Lac while the diesel model starts at Rs 5.56 Lac. The dealers have already started taking bookings for the Swift facelift across the country. The updated Swift embraces push start button, reverse parking assistant, new front profile, premium interiors and higher fuel efficiency by 10 per cent. It also gets 3 exciting new colors as Mysterious Violet, Fire Red and Granite Gray. The engine specification remains same but the fuel efficiency is enhanced by 10 per cent in diesel model and 9.67 per cent in petrol models.

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  • Maruti Ciaz

    December 1, 2014: Maruti Suzuki has recalled 3,796 units of its recently launched mid-sized sedan Ciaz to replace a faulty part of clutch operation system, manufactured till 7 November. The inspection and replacement will be done free of cost, and the dealers across the country have already started contacting the owners of impacted vehicles. For self checking, Ciaz customers can fill in the chassis number (MA3 followed by 14 digit alpha-numeric number) in the MSI's official website 'www.marutisuzuki.com' to ascertain if their sedan is among the above mentioned vehicles or not.

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  • Honda Mobilio

    September 20, 2014 : Honda Mobilio has attracted more than 20,000 bookings in a span of two months of its launch. The Japanese manufacturer already retailed more than 8890 units in July and August. While recenlty, Honda Mobilio adds two new trims to the existing variants of the MPV, a new top-of-the-line trim for both petrol and diesel – V(O) at a price of 9.46 lakh (petrol) and 10.45 lakh (diesel) and the diesel-only – RS(O) costs 11.55 lakh (All prices ex-showroom New Delhi). Adding to this, now Mobilio has a total of 10 variants, namely, E,S,V and new-top-end V(O) (both for diesel and petrol) while diesel apart from this adds another two RS and RS(O). These variants adds a larges 15.7cm touch screen infotainment system with built-in voice guided navigation and it also doubles up as reverse parking camera screen. Apart from this the new trims gets faux wood inserts on the dashboard and front door armrests. 

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  • Ford Ecosport

    December 17, 2014: Ford has recalled 20,752 units of its highest selling model- EcoSport, due to an issue with airbag issue and corrosion in fuel line. The compact-SUVs covered under this recall were the ones, manufactured between January 2013 and September 2014. All these repairing concerns will be done free of cost at company's dealerships across the country. The compact SUV is being offered with two petrol engine options, namely the 125bhp-1.0 litre three cylinder EcoBoost turbocharged engine, Fiesta's 110bhp-1.5 litre four cylinder mill, and a 90bhp-1.5 litre four cylinder TDCi turbocharged engine for the diesel variants.

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  • Maruti Swift Dzire

    September 20, 2014: To boost the sales ahead of festive season, Maruti Suzuki has brought the Swift DZire Regalia Limited Edition. New to the features are the Signature Leather Wrinkled Seat Covers, Attractive body graphics, reverse parking sensor, designer floor mats and interior styling kits. By opting this accessory kit, customers can save upto Rs 5010, as the Regalia Limited Edition Kit is worth Rs 13,800 while otherwise it would cost Rs 18,810. Furthermore, the competition in the compact sedan is increasing day by day and so Maruti Suzuki is now planning to bring the facelift of Swift DZire. The upgraded Swift DZire will now embrace majority of cosmetic upgrades such as increased chrome work with bold chrome slat at the front. Powering the DZire is the 1.2-litre K-Series petrol and 1.3-litre multijet diesel engines.

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  • Mahindra Scorpio

    December 16, 2014: Mahindra and Mahindra has presented the brand new Scorpio to the Khatron Ke Khiladi winner Rajniesh Duggall. Earlier in October, Mahindra & Mahindra had revealed the accessory range of Scorpio. Under the accessory range, SUV offers front U guard, U guard with fog lamp protectors, gripped guard and rubber coated guard, rear stainless steel guard with child climb assist, aluminium rear guard, aluminium roof carrier. Inside the cabin, the SUV boasts a 9-inch headrest mountable monitors or 7-inch headrest in-built monitors, remote lock, 2-in -1 car charger and coat hanger are also on the list. The SUV also offers dual-tone art leather seat cover, floor mats, GPS navigation, car inverter system, door visor,illuminated scuff plates, removable rack, parking assist.

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  • Honda City

    December 1, 2014: Honda City is again gloating on the sales chart with over 7000 units sold last month. Shifting of production from Greater Noida to the company's new manufacturing plant in Tapukara, Alwar has decreased the waiting period of the City. Moreover, the availability of the sedan has also increased since Honda India started second shift at Tapukara facility.

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  • Maruti Celerio

    December 8, 2014: Suzuki has announced the pricing of the UK bound Celerio which will go on sale staring Feb 2015. In UK, the hatch will be available in two variant - SZ3 and SZ4, prices starts at £7,999 (approximately Rs. 7.72 lac) and £8,999 (approximately Rs. 8.69 lac) respectively. As the standard features, the hatch will offer six airbags (Driver, passenger, side and curtain), ESP along with air conditioning, alloy wheels, DAB Radio, CD Tuner, USB and Bluetooth connectivity. The manufacturer will also launch the Celerio Auto Gear Shift (AGS) model in summer which is similar to the Celerio AMT available in India. Suzuki Celerio made its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show while in India, the car was showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo 2014. In order to refresh the Indian model line-up, Maruti Suzuki launched the Limited Edition of Celerio VXi+. The limited edition VXi+ embraces cosmetic upgrades such as central locking with remote, body colored door handles and ORVMs with side blinkers. 

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  • Honda Amaze

    November 10, 2014: India's most fuel efficient compact sedan Honda Amaze gardens another achievement under its brand by getting its name written in Guinness World Record books in the category of ‘Longest journey by a car in a single country'. Honda has sold more than 1,00,000 units of Amaze and to celebrate this achievement, the company initiated the Honda Amazingly Indian campaign’. The car was launched in April last year and since then it has been a huge success for the Japanese manufacturer. Honda Amaze is the company's first car to be launched with a diesel engine. The car carries a 1.5 litre i-DTEC engine and churns a power of 98.6bhp while the petrol model houses 1.2-litre i-VTEC engine which develops a power of 86.8bhp.

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  • Tata Zest

    November 26, 2014: The latest offering from Tata Motors - Zest, is getting an overwhelming response from prospective buyers as the compact sedan now attracts a waiting period of six months. Moreover, Tata Motors recently appointed President of passenger cars division said that the home grown automaker is trying hard to shorten the waiting period, ramping-up the production of the compact sedan. Build under company's new 'Horizonnext' strategy, the compact sedan is attracting waiting because of the gap between demand and supply. From its inception in August Tata Motors has already sold 10,000 units of Zest. Launched at a price tag of Rs. 4.64 lakh (petrol) and Rs. 5.64 lakh (diesel), the compact sedan lock horns with Maruti Suzuki Swift DZire, Honda Amaze and Hyundai Xcent.

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  • Hyundai Grand i10

    November 29, 2014: Hyundai second-gen i10 (our Grand i10) won the prestigious  2014 Scottish Car of the Year along with Best Small Car in its segment at the annual Scottish Car of the Year Awards. Speaking of the same, Hyundai has sold more than 22,000 units of second-gen i10 since it went on to sale in UK in January, 2014. Earlier in September, Hyundai India had introduced a ‘SportZ Edition’ of the Grand i10 to celebrate its first anniversary in the country. The Grand i10 was launched in September 2013 and it already has over 1.1 lakh happy owners in India. The Grand ‘SportZ Edition’ gets the 14-inch diamond cut alloy wheels as a standard, the other list of features include bluetooth connectivity, steering mounted audio and leather wrap on steering wheel, rear spoiler, B-Pillar blackout along with body graphics. The interiors too have been upgraded with fabric upholstery and crafted in tones of red. The SportZ is available with both 1.2-litre petrol and 1.1-litre U2 diesel engines.

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  • Renault Duster

    December 08, 2014: As the year is about to end, Renault India is offering attractive benefits and discounts on its compact SUV Duster. The company is offering special all India price for Duster RxL Diesel @ 9.29 lac and a special price for the Duster RxL AWD @ 11.29 lac. On the Duster 85PS RxE variant, the company is offering a gift cheque of Rs 20,000 whereas the RxL model is priced at Rs 9.29 lac (All India) thereby, providing a straight benefit of Rs 70,800. On the 85 PS RxL, optional gift cheque of Rs 70,000 is offered. In the Duster Adventure RxE, the company is giving a gift cheque of Rs 38,000. In the AWD RxZ (All Wheel Drive) model, a gift cheque of Rs 50,000 is on offer. In the 110PS model, customer can get a gift cheque of Rs 90,000 while all the petrol model attracts a gift cheque of Rs 15,000.

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  • Maruti Wagon R

    December 6, 2014: As a part of its year-end sale, Maruti Suzuki is offering benefits of upto INR 55,000 in its Wagon R hatchback. The tall-boy, which crossed the 15 lac units benchmark quite recently, comes with a 998cc K-series engine, which is good for 67 bhp and 90Nm torque. Apart from petrol, it also comes in LPG and CNG variants.

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  • Maruti Alto 800

    December 17, 2014: Suzuki Motors has officially released the images of new hatchback Alto Kei. The car will first be launched in Japan on December 22, 2014 and then will make its way to other parts of the world. In terms of design, the front fascia of car gets kind of retro look with flat front and trapezoidal headlights.The new Suzuki Alto is powered by 3-cylinder, 660cc petrol engine tuned to develop an output of 54bhp with 63Nm of torque. The engine is mated to five-speed manual or four-speed automatic gearbox. The company is also planning a sporty Alto Turbo RS variant in coming months.

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  • Hyundai EON

    May 6, 2014 : Hyundai India launched Eon Magna+ at Rs 3.83 lakh (Ex-showroom,New Delhi) . The exterior remains same while inside the cabin, Magna+ features dual tone interiors in beige and brown colour scheme along with addition of music system with USB and AUX connectivity. Mechanically, the car in-houses latest Dual VTVT technology as it carries 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine that musters a maximum power output of 68bhp and peak torque of 94Nm at 3500 rpm. The engine is coupled to a five speed manual transmission and the hatch delivers a fuel economy of 20.3 Kmpl (ARAI Certified).

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  • Volkswagen Polo

    December 8, 2014: Volkswagen India celebrates its 7th anniversary in the country and offers special benefits on the Polo hatch. The new 2014 Polo facelift attracts cash benefits upto Rs. 18,000 and EMI on the hatch starts from Rs 8,888 per month. Earlier in November, Volkswagen India has started exporting the 1.6-liter Polo Highline petrol to the North American country - Mexico. Polo joins its twin sibling Vento which was exported there since last year. Moreover, earlier this year in July, Volkswagen India has launched the 2014 Polo facelift in India with a starting price of Rs 4.99 lakh. Following the showcasing at the Geneva Motor Show, the manufacturer has finally refreshed its premium hatch after its Indian debut about five years back. The car comes with an engine option of 1.2 MPi in petrol model and 1.5 TDI in diesel model. The automaker will launch the GT variants at the end of this month. Volkswagen Polo now sports Airbags as a standard feature while the ABS is available in all the models except the base variant.

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  • Fiat Avventura

    November 17, 2014: Fiat Avventura, the only vehicle that competes with both crossovers and compact SUVs is also an option to think before buying a hot hatch, at least in India (though not stepping on the toes of VW Polo GT TDI). Build on Punto Evo's platform, the CUV (Contemporary Urban Vehicle) lock horns with Ford EcoSport, Toyota Etios Cross and Volkswagen Cross Polo and dare I say, is a better option when compared with the last two. Fiat Avventura is available in three trim levels- Active, Dynamic and Emotion, while the petrol misses out the range-topping trim. Petrol variants of Avventura gets its power from a 1.4-litre Fire engine, while the trusted 1.3-litre Multijet does its duty under the hood of diesel variants. Both the powertrains are carried over from the Punto Evo hatchback without giving any revamp.

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  • Maruti Ertiga

    December 17, 2014: 2015 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga facelift was spied recently and it is expected that the company will launch the updated MPV early next year. Moreover, the Ertiga facelift is likely to get similar features like the recently updated Swift hatch, indeed it is based on the same. Prices are likely to go up. Earlier in this year, Maruti Suzuki had launched the limited edition version of the Ertiga at INR 6.76 lakh for Petrol model while the CNG and Diesel models are priced at INR 7.34 lakh and 8.05 lakh respectively. The Limited Edition features trendy Limited Edition body decals and graphics, Rear spoiler, New paint shade of Pearl Blaze blue. The interior showcases the wooden trim on instrument panel, reverse parking sensor with digital display. The engine specification of this Limited Edition is carried from the outgoing models.

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  • Ford Figo

    December 10, 2014: Continuing with the offers on the Figo hatchback, Ford India is offering special benefit in Goggle's Great Online Shopping Festival - GOSF -2014. The refreshed Figo attracts total saving of Rs. 71,000. The offer is valid on bookings made in between 10th-12th December. Moreover, Ford India has started testing the next-gen Ford Figo in the country.The vehicle is set to launch in the first half of 2015, this along with its twin-compact sedan is likely to replace the Figo and Classic. The 2015 version of the hatch is brand new vehicle and shares nothing with the on-going car. It is also expected to be coming with new set of petrol and diesel engines. Moreover, Ford India had recently launched a slightly refreshed version of Ford Figo. Speaking of the refreshes, changes are entirely cosmetic - smoked gun-metal color alloys, chromed Figo badge on the front fender along with side reflectors on the out-side-rear-view-mirrors. On the inside, the kinetic Blue color Figo gets dashboard trim, door pull handles in a new 'Cyber Blue' shade. While the other shades gets satin-aluminium dashboard trim. Apart from it, the refreshed car also features a new dual-tone seat upholstery. Mechanically, it remained unchanged sporting the same 1.4 TDCI Duratorq diesel and 1.2 Duratec petrol.

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  • Mahindra XUV500

    December 16, 2014: Mahindra and Mahindra has presented the brand new XUV5OO to the Jhalak Dikhla Jaa winner Ashish Sharma. XUV 500 is Mahindra's second costliest offering in the country after Ssangyong Rexton, Powering the SUV is a 2.2-litre mHawk diesel engine that comes mated to 6-speed manual transmission and churns out 140bhp along with 330Nm of peak torque.

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  • Toyota Innova

    December 3, 2014: Toyota Innova tops J.D. Power Asia Pacific 2014 Initial Quality Study (IQS). The country's undisputed top selling MPV holds the lowest PP100 (problems per 100 vehicles) among the segment sticking onto Toyota's - QDR - Quality, Durability and Reliability. Moreover, Toyota Kirloskar Motors India is also offering benefits on of upto 35,000 on the diesel variants of the Innova MPV. In the benefit includes 50 per cent reduction in standard insurance and Rs. 13,000 worth of genuine accessories.

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  • Hyundai Xcent

    September 17, 2014: Hyundai India has appointed the Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan as the brand ambassador for it's compact sedan - Hyundai Xcent. Hyundai has also launched a new TV commercial for the Xcent featuring SRK, depicting their philosophy 'multiply your life'. Shah Rukh Khan has been endorsing Hyundai's product from the past 16 years, from Santro's to i10 and now Xcent. Mechanically, Xcent is powered by a Grand i10 borrowed diesel and petrol engines and sports several segment first features.

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  • New Toyota Fortuner

    October 21, 2013Toyota Kirloskar Motor has introduced the Fortuner TRD Sportivo - Limited Edition for Rs. 24,26,247/- (ex showroom Delhi). The limited edition will be limited to 400 units, and will be sold till the month of December 2013. It will be available in the 4x4 MT variant and comes equipped with several features, which makes it look more sporty. The Fortuner TRD Sportivo Limited Edition gets aerodynamically designed dual tone front and rear bumper spoiler, TRD engraved sporty side body strips, rear roof spoiler, radiator grille with TRD emblem and rear TRD Sportivo badge. It will be available in two colors - Super White and Silver Mica Metallic.

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