The Maruti Suzuki Baleno was the best-selling premium hatchback in India in October 2020, followed by the Hyundai Elite i20 in second place and the Tata Altroz in third place.
• Maruti Suzuki Baleno price ranges from Rs 5.64k to Rs 8.96k (Ex-showroom, Delhi).
• The price of the new Hyundai i20 ranges from Rs 6.80 to Rs 11.18 (Ex-showroom, Delhi).
• Tata Altroz is available in the price range of Rs 5.44k to Rs 9.09k (Ex-showroom, Delhi).
India’s premium hatchback division is home to some formidable cars like the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Tata Altroz, Honda Jazz, Toyota Glanza, and Volkswagen Polo. The new Hyundai i20 was launched earlier this month.
Let’s take a look at the best-selling premium hatchback in India in October 2020.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno – 21,971 units
The Maruti Suzuki Baleno was the best-selling premium hatchback in India in October 2020 with total sales of 21,971 units. Baleno is priced from Rs 5.64 lakh to Rs 8.96 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). It has two engine options: a 1.2-litre VVT petrol (83 HP 113 Nm) with 5-speed MT and CVT, and a 1.2-litre VVT smart hybrid petrol (90 HP 113 Nm) with a 5-speed MT.
Hyundai Elite i20 – 8,339 units
In second place was the Hyundai Elite i20 with 8,339 units sold in October 2020. The Elite i20 price ranged from Rs 6.57 to Rs 8.33 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The car was powered by a 1.2-litre petrol engine (83 hp 114 Nm) coupled to the 5-speed MT engine.
Hyundai Motor India launched the new i20 in the country on November 5, 2020. The new Hyundai i20 is available in the price range of Rs 6.80 lakh to Rs 11.18 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). You get three powertrain options: a 1.2-litre petrol Kappa (83 hp / 88 hp 115 Nm) with a 5-speed MT and IVT automatic transmission, and a 1.0-litre petrol Kappa Turbo-GDi (120 hp 172 Nm). ) with a 7-speed DCT automatic, 6-speed iMT and 1.5-liter U2 CRDi diesel (100 hp 240 Nm) with 6-speed MT.
Tata Altroz – 6,739 units
The Tata Altroz was the third best-selling premium hatchback of October 2020, with 6,739 units sold. Altroz ranges in price from Rs 5.44 lakh to Rs 9.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). There are two engine options: a 1.2-litre petrol Revotron (86 HP 113 Nm) with a 5-speed MT and a 1.5-litre turbo diesel Revotorq (90 HP and 200 Nm) with a 5-speed MT.