Since we’ve seen a lot of great launches this year, they have been promising for SUV fans. Here is a list of the Best fuel-efficient SUVs released in 2020.
The year 2020 has been challenging for all of us, given the fact that the world is still grappling with the pandemic situation. Gradually, however, things started to improve, with regard to the auto industry. While maintaining a positive approach, the auto industry gradually recovered its pace in the second half of this year as many new products were launched during these record times. We have seen many great launches this year such as MG Gloster, Nissan Magnite, Mahindra Thar, Hyundai i20, and more. We can safely say that the year belongs to the SUV.
On this note, we have listed the best fuel-efficient SUVs in the Indian market:
The Kia Sonet was one of the most anticipated cars of the year and tops the list of Best fuel-efficient SUVs. The SUV was launched in India in September this year with a starting price of ₹ 6.71 lakh. The 1.2-liter variant of the Kia Sonet brings back the alleged 18.4 kmpl from ARAI. The 1.0-liter petrol engine delivers 18.3 kilometers per liter of turbocharging in the DCT variant, while the IMT delivers a fuel economy of 18.2 kilometers per second. Diesel engines are naturally more efficient with an automatic return of 19 km while the manual provides 24.1 km / s.
The Nissan Magnite is India’s least expensive small SUV. Magnite SUV is Nissan’s first compact SUV in India, which was recently launched in the country. The SUV is priced at Rs. 4.99 lakh (ex-showroom) for the base variant and it goes up to Rs. 9.59 lakh for the higher auto CVT. Coming with two engine options: a 1.0-liter NA engine and a 1.0-liter turbo petrol unit, the previous engine develops 71 hp and 96 Nm of power, and the turbocharged petrol engine generates 99 hp and 160 Nm of torque. The CVT automatic unit produces slightly less torque at 152 Nm. The naturally aspirated, manual petrol variant provides a fuel efficiency of 18.75 km/s. However, the turbo unit and petrol offer 20 km and 17.7 km mileage for both the manual and CVT variants, respectively.
Toyota Urban Cruiser
Toyota Urban Cruiser SUV is a modified version of the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. It is the second model to come from the Suzuki Toyota Assembly after the Toyota Glanza. The SUV is priced at Rs. 8.40 lakh in India, and goes up to Rs. 11.30 lakh. It is powered by the 1.5-liter K-Series BS6 four-cylinder petrol engine that was also seen on the Vitara Brezza. The engine is presented in the same harmony state, with 103 hp and 138 Nm of maximum torque. The SUV offers fuel efficiency of 17.03 km / l and 18.76 km / l in both the manual and the automatic versions.
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Facelift
The updated version of Vitara Brezza was introduced earlier this year, which now comes with a number of design and feature improvements. It is offered as a petrol-only model, and SUV prices start at ₹ 7.34 lakh. The BS6-compatible iteration of the SUV gets a 1.5-liter K-Series engine with mild SHVS hybrid technology. The new engine has a power of 102 hp with 134 Nm of maximum torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission and a 4-speed automatic torque converter. The SUV, available in manual and automatic variants, offers 17.03 km / l and 18.76 km / l distances, respectively.
MG Hector Plus
MG Hector Plus price in India from Rs. 18.35 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). MG Motor India launched the third-row version of its five-seat Hector SUV in India in July. Four-wheel drive vehicles are available in four variants: Style, Super, Smart, and Sharp. The SUV comes with three powertrain options like the regular Hector: a 1.5-liter petrol engine, a 1.5-liter hybrid petrol engine, and a 2.0-liter diesel engine. The petrol and petrol hybrid versions produce 141 hp and 250 Nm of torque. Meanwhile, the diesel version produces 168 hp and 350 Nm of maximum torque and comes standard with a 6-speed manual gearbox. The 2.0 liter variant of Hector Plus is claimed to return 16.56 kilometers of mileage. The manual and automatic variations of petrol produce 14 kilometers and 11.6 kilometers per second, respectively.
Hope now can buy the best fuel-efficient SUVs in India and save money.