There is no denial of the fact that Indians love their SUVs. The love for an SUV comes from many things such as safety, off-roading, commanding driving position etc; but the most important reason for us Indians to love our SUVs is the space that it provides for our large families.
If you are planning to buy a new SUV or want to upgrade, right now, these are your best options:
Tata Harrier: This new entrant in the SUV segment comes with 1956 CC, Diesel, 138 bhp @ 3750 rpm power. This vehicle is one of the most value-for-money SUV in India's five-seater segment. Tata Harrier has made waves for its OMEGA architecture; derived from Land Rover's proven D8 platform. The Tata Harrier features the best-in-class safety features along with top-notch comfort features including Terrain Response drive modes, Brake Disc Wiping, Hill Descent control etc.
Price: Price starts at Rs. 12.71 Lakhs and goes upto Rs. 16.37 Lakhs.
Jeep Compass: Jeep Compass is the affordable variant from the house of the legendary American automotive company. After its launch in 2017, it has acquired a loyal fan base in India. Another five-seater, Jeep Compass offers extremely good build quality and fairly satisfactory performance. Jeep offers the automatic on the 1.4 Multiair turbo petrol which comes in three variants.
Price: Price starts at Rs. 17.95 Lakhs and goes upto Rs. 26.71 Lakhs.
Hyundai Creta New upgraded Hyundai Creta comes with a sharper and stylish look. This car features a developed form of the brand’s ‘Fluidic’ design language. The Hyundai Creta is a spacious car and a family of five can ride in it, very comfortably. This vehicle comes with all standards safety features and for all these reasons, this has surely been a hit SUV among Indians; especially young families.
Price: Price starts at Rs. 10 Lakhs and goes upto Rs. 15.65 Lakhs.
Mahindra XUV300: If we are talking about SUVs, we have to talk about Mahindra XUV300; which is one of the latest entrants in the Indian compact SUV market. The new Mahindra XUV300 comes with a stylish design and a host of ingenious features and powerful engine options. As it is a sub-four-metre SUV, it offers large cabin space which makes it a perfect choice for Indian families.
Price: Price starts at Rs. 7.90 Lakhs and goes upto Rs. 11.99 Lakhs.
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Ertiga is one of the many success stories written by Maruti Suzuki for Indians. Since its launch about six years back, the company has sold over four lakh units of this vehicle which makes it one of the most popular MPVs among Indians. This car comes with engines from 1248 to 1498 CC and gives about 18.69 to 25.47 kmpl of mileage.
Price: Price starts at Rs. 7.45 Lakhs onward
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