Thinking of buying a new car is indeed a great idea,yet difficult to workout. This can be eased down via research and sorting down the choices. There are multiple multinational companies in market launching new models every year in different segments. Let us see what suits you in your requirements.
We have noted down best 10 cars under the budget of 30 lakhs to 40 lakhs in India 2016. It’s a decent budget to own a nice luxury car.
10. Hyundai Santa Fe
Price: 29.7 lakhs to 33.2 lakhs
Hyundai, India will launch this car for the first time in Auto Expo this year. The car is under the segment of Hyundai Tucson. It’s just a 4-meter SUV, which has become a new trend these days. The updated model has good exterior and interior changes but the engine 2.2 liter CRDiDiesel remains as it is. This car gives a good mileage of around 13 kmpl. It has both manual and automatic variants.
9. Toyota Camry
Price: 30.3 lakhs to 33.2 lakhs
The hybrid version of this car has been highly benefited by the VAT reduction rule from 12.5% to 5% by Delhi government and hence, it is available at low price. The difference in cost of petrol version and hybrid electric version is only 60000 INR and hence it becomes a good choice of buyers. Mileage comes out to 13 kmpl. Again,this model is a decent ecofriendly choice from popular brand Toyota.
8. Volvo V40 Cross Country
Price: 30.4 lakhs
This Swedish manufactured car from Volvo gives an excellent mileage of 19.6 kmpl. This model has heart throbbing headlights of “Thor’s Hammer” model. It has become a luxury car with excellent exteriors and majestic interiors. The company offers this car in variety of cool colors. I love the Amazon Blue color the most. It comes in only Petrol version with automatic gearbox.
7. FIAT 500
Price: 30.5 Lakhs
This model is just about to launch in the ending of this year or in early 2017. It is an updated version of 595 models. Power statistics have risen from earlier models. Also, exteriors and interiors have improvements to create that aesthetic overall look. Mileage is about 19 kmpl.
6. BMW 1 Series
Price: 31 lakhs
In the race of 30k budget cars, we also have branded overhyped BMW cars. But trust me they are not just cosmetic. They are actually superior in all means whether its looks or performance. This budget car from BMW shows a mileage of 23.3 kmpl. BMW has launched this 1 series concept first time in China. It has similar competition to Audi A3 and Mercedes CLA. It will soon be launched and production will be done in Chennai plant. I am sure this will be a superhit car in this budget.
5. Volkswagen Beetle
Price: 31.1 Lakhs
This new updated model was first time launched in auto expo 2016 February this year. It has been a superhit for the company and hence Volkswagen celebrates its success of 70 years of manufacturing this model Beetle. Giving a mileage of 17.7 kmpl, it comes only in one variant of petrol and automatic gearbox.
4. Toyota Prius
Price: 37.6 Lakhs to 39.4 lakhs
This car has been awarded a five star safety rating. Infact, in terms of performance also, it’s a winner. Mileage approximately is 23.9 kmpl. Isn’t it awesome? Also, unique feature added in this car is Toyota Safety Sense Technology, which might be able to identify the pedestrians around and hence inform you to avoid any injuries. There are other ecological improvements like solar roof, automatic radiator vent shutting feature etc. It has good fuel efficiency also. It comes in 3 variants but all are petrol and automatic.
3. BMW X1 Series
Price: 31.4 to 43.1 Lakhs
This again is a BMW car with excellent performance and exclusive built. It has a good mileage of 20.7 kmpl. X1 series is an SUV with excellent safety features like airbags, parking sensor etc. It comes in 4 variants SDrive Expedition, SDriveXline,XDriveXline and XDrive Sport M. All have Diesel engines with automatic gearbox.
2. Jaguar XE
Price: 39.9 lakhs to 48 lakhs
You can get the basic model of jaguar XE in budget of 30-40 lakhs. This has excellent design with superlative features like LED on headlights etc. But when it comes to performance, its mileage is just 13.5 kmpl. It is most economical price tag for cars from this British automaker Jaguar.
1. BMW 3 Series
Price: 38.8 lakhs to 48.2 lakhs
I love this car. It is a sedan. In fact, it is very impressive. Wherever it goes, it surely catches the sight of everyone around. With a good mileage of 19.6 kmpl, this Beemer is launched with four different diesel variants but news say that a petrol version is soon going to come.