I want to purchase small hatchback car (Petrol). My ride restrict to Mumbai city and average monthly run about 1000 Km. My budget is max, 6 lacks. I have shortlisted three petrol cars namely Maruti Swift, Hyundai Grand i10 and TATA bolt. from Girraj Garg
Your decision is right that if you are going to drive mostly in the city, a petrol car is a better pick for you.
Now, coming to your question, all three cars shortlisted by you are good and comes with powerful and refined petrol engines. Maruti Suzuki Swift is the costlier in the lot as it is a segment above car, however it has adequate space and apart from the top-end ZXI variant, it doesn't have features in comparison to Grand i10 and Bolt. But, where it impresses is the performance and ride quality, it comes with a 1.2-litre K-Series petrol engine, which puts out 83 bhp and returns a best in class mileage of 20.4 kmpl.
The Grand i10 is the most affordable in the lot and it also returns you most value to your money. The 1.2-litre Kappa2 engine has been optimized for urban driving conditions and its light and nimble handling makes driving in traffic a boon. The Grand i10 has a roomy cabin with all the important features on board.
Tata Bolt comes with the most powerful and versatile 1.2-litre Revotron engine, which puts out 88.8 bhp of power and comes with three different driving modes namely Eco, City and Sport making it easy to drive in different driving conditions. The Bolt also get some nice bits in its cabin and the build quality has been improved many folds. The car gets some best in class features like a touchscreen infotainment system from Harman and a 6 years warranty, highest in the industry. So, the Tata Bolt offers you the best.
To conclude it, the Swift gets the best performance and brand value, Grand i10 is the best value for money proportion while the Bolt is the most powerful, feature loaded and comes with a 6 years warranty.
You can get a detailed comparison here- http://www.cardekho.com/compare/hyundai-grand-i10-and-maruti-swift-and-tata-bolt.htm
I am looking for a car under 9 lakhs , Budget can stretch by a lakh in case I miss a good car. I drive about 100KM daily to office and prefer Diesel as fuel. Safety feature like ABS and airbags needed. Mostly used for two and sometime 5 people will travel. I was almost finalised 2014 Duster second hand car before friend of mine confused with brezza New one. After Talking to few friends, Im lost with the variants of cars on the market. Cars recommened to me is Brezza, Honda City(mixed revi
Hey, it is good to hear that you are planning for a new car and we appreciate your choice as both the cars that you have shortlisted are among the best cars in their respective segment.
Firstly, you need to decide the segment that you prefer.
Hatchback : These are small cars which would accommodate around 5 people and it doesn't have an extended boot.
Sedan: Sedans are cars with extended boot. These are longer than hatchbacks. These would also accommodate not more than 5 people.
SUV: SUV is expanded as Sports Utility Vehicles and are big cars, which were designed to go over rough surfaces or off road. These can accommodate about 5-7 people.
If you often travel with family with extra luggage then you should buy a sedan and if you travel more on highways and on rough roads then we prefer you to opt the SUV.
In SUV segment, the best car which meets your requirements is Vitara Brezza.
The ZDI plus variant will be the best for you.
The car is high on features and has practical touches too, such as the smart seating arrangement. The proven and reliable engine, along with a strong after-sales network, make the Brezza an extremely attractive package. The car has ample of safety features such as Anti-Lock Braking System, EBD, Driver Airbag, Passenger Airbag, Engine Immobilizer, Crash Sensor and many more.
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If you wish to buy a car in Sedan segment, Maruti Ciaz is one for you. 1.3 Zeta variant will be best suitable for you.
Pick the Ciaz if you need nothing else but a comfortable, value for money sedan. The car has best in class claimed fuel economy figures of 20.73 kmpl in petrol while diesel stands at 26.21 kmpl. Maruti Ciaz is well suited to those who prefer reliability and a decent performance both within the city and on the highway. The Ciaz also has similar safety features like Vitara Brezza.
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Talking about Honda City, the base variant i-DTEC SV costs 10.91 Lakh (Ex-showroom Price, New Delhi), the on-road price will cost somewhere around INR 12,78,000, that's said, it will exceed your budget.
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For further assistance, you may reach us at 1800-200-3000 from Mon-Fri between 10 AM to 7 PM. Our team will be glad to be a part of your new car purchase.
Hey, we appreciate your keenness about the latest happening in the auto sector.
Well, Volkswagen has no direct connection with General Motors and closing of General Motors will not affect VW in any which ways. So, you can buy the Polo without any worry.
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Coming to the Next-Gen Polo, we expect it to reach our shores in the later half of 2018,however, there's no official confirmation from the brand so far.
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Offers and discounts are provided by the brand and it may also vary according to the city, brand and model. There are scenarios wherein dealers also give attractive deals to their customers.
Talking about exchange offer, it might depend on the model and condition of the car. We recommend you to get in touch with the Maruti authorized dealers for the same. Click here to find the Maruti dealers.
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We appreciate your keenness to know the impact of GST on cars.
If you were planning a diesel hatchback or a sub-4m sedan, it's probably the right time to go ahead and make a purchase before GST rolls out.
Currently, the combined taxes on cars, including excise, sales tax and VAT can be as high as 27.5% to 35.5% of the value of the car. With GST implemented, the total taxes on small and medium cars will come to only about 31%. Hence, there will be overall increment in the prices.
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