This is in regards to your query posted on the website CarDekho.com, we would like to inform you that the diesel models available in the range of Toyota Etios are : Maruti Swift Dzire, Tata Indigo CS, Tata Manza and Fiat Linea. You can opt for either of these cars. You can also post your contact details on our id : email@example.com along with your query and one of our auto experts will revert to assist you and get you best deal on the car.
Hey, we would suggest you to go for the Endeavour 2.2 here as it is Cheaper, optional automatic and good for limited usage. Fortuner petrol indeed is a good option. However, The Endeavour diesel is cheaper to buy compared to the Fortuner petrol by nearly 2 lakh for the automatic Trend variant. Infact, the top-spec Endeavour 2.2 AT 4x2 is on par with the petrol Fortuner automatic also Fortuner is more expensive and would not deliver mileage as the Endeavor. Hence, Endeavor is a better deal here. Click here to check out the comparison.
Hey, if you drive for 50 kms in a day, we would suggest you to go for a diesel variant as your monthly running can be more than 1500 kms. The diesel variant though would be expensive to maintain and would cost you more than the petrol variant but you will be able to cover that cost while you drive it. Click here to check out our article on which fuel type you should go for.
It's difficult to calculate the amount of fuel for the last bar as it depends on the calibration of the fuel gauge and that could vary. There's no confirmed number to quote, and it's best to fill the tank to its full capacity as soon as fuel level drops to a quarter, as that will also help improve efficiency in a small way.