The feminines, unlike their male counterparts, have distinct taste when it comes to buying a four wheeler. Gentle and convenient yet reliable, Indian women base these factors simultaneously to make their choice of car. Indian automakers are focusing on the concept of women-friendly four-wheelers as the researches suggest 80% of car purchase is influenced by women opinions.
The female fraternity look forward to a smooth, safe and fuel-efficient transportation. They go with the trend so they need their ride to be a nice blend of power, spaciousness and comfort with high-tech interior. They appreciate easy drivability balanced with unique chic touch that stands out in the crowd.
So for all those women who drive their lives on their terms yet manage to stay distinguished, we have listed here some cars that best suits them.
Celerio is a city car with good mileage. An affordable car with automatic transmission option to drive smoothly in huge traffic. It has a multi functional power steering and is fairly equipped with Bluetooth and USB support. Indian auto manufacturer has worked upon the design and colors of the car to meet the expectations of women drivers. From the safety point of view, ABS, airbags, crash sensor and anti-theft alarm are installed. The 1 litre petrol, three cylinder engine is mileage friendly as well.
Price: Rs 4.0 lac - Rs 6.0 lac ex-showroom
Considered Ford's biggest success in Indian market, Figo provides a combination of comfort and safety at an economical price tag. The new version comes with ample comfort and safety features precisely offered for Indian women. The 1.5 litre, 4 cylinder, turbocharged petrol engine ensures a powerful and smooth ride along with a good fuel economy.
Price: Rs 4.4 lac - Rs. 7.6 lac ex-showroom.
Another Maruti hatchback, Swift has always been in the list of desirable cars for Indian women. The car comes with modish features such as flexible power steering, smooth power windows, Bluetooth enabled music system, etc. This car is known for its stability, reliability and efficiency on Indian roads. Both diesel and petrol model of Swift have left no complaints. Its sports version is also favorite these day.
Price: Rs. 4.8 lac – Rs. 7.4 lac ex-showroom.
Hyundai Grand i10
One of the Indian ladies favourites is Hyundai Grand i10. The car has compact exterior yet spacious interior with plush selection of materials. A good thing is that a 1.2 petrol 4-speed automatic option is also available for Grand i10. The ultra light leather wrapped steering wheel gives this hatchback a smooth flight. A well designed, well decked and reasonably priced car with a choice of petrol and diesel engines good in terms of mileage and efficiency.
Price: Rs. 4.8 lacs Rs. 6.9 lacs ex-showroom
Nissan Micra has always scored fair in the looks, comfort and facilities among the hatchbacks of the Indian market. The car now come in a new diesel variant powered by a 1.5 litre 4 cylinder engine that churns out 65PS at 4000rpm and peak torque of 160 Nm at 2000 rpm, with a mileage of 17.4kmpl on open highways. Micra is an ideal hatchback for women seeking an economical car without compromising on quality, fuel efficiency, styling and spacious interiors.
Price: Rs. 5.4 lac- Rs. 7.7 lac ex-showroom