Middle-class families aspire for a car that suits their need for space, comfort and budget. And when they get all the features they are looking for in the form of a used vehicle that would cost a lot less to own than a new car, nothing like it. While choosing the best family cars, fuel efficiency is an important factor to consider as it determines the running cost of the vehicle.
Let’s take a look at some of the cars that would prove to be ideal for a middle-class family. If you’re looking to buy a used car, these vehicles are also counted to be among the best second hand cars.
Maruti Suzuki S Presso
Price: Rs 3.70 lakh – Rs 5.13 lakh (ex-showroom)
The micro-SUV from Maruti Suzuki is loved for its spacious cabin and upright stance. Powered by the 1.0-liter petrol engine, it produces a max output of 68PS and 90Nm. The claimed mileage of the S-Presso are 21.4kmpl, 21.7kmpl (AMT) and 31.2km/kg (CNG). Easy ingress and egress offer excellent support for senior citizens. The low turning radius is a boon when driving in city traffic and navigating through narrow lanes.
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Price: Rs 4.57 lakh – Rs 6.25 lakh (ex-showroom)
The first tallboy of our country continues to be popular. The Santro comes equipped with a 1.1-liter petrol engine that yields 69PS and 99Nm. It is paired with a 5-speed manual and AMT transmission. It also gets one of the best calibrated AMT gearboxes in its segment.
You can bring home a used Santro by opting for a used car loan for second hand car. It is a value for money package of style, space, mileage and features.
Maruti Wagon R
Price: Rs 4.45 lakh – Rs 5.94 lakh (ex-showroom)
Whether new or used, the Maruti Wagon R has always been a favorite among Indian families. The spacious cabin with segment-leading headroom makes it a popular choice among tall drivers. One of the best used cars to buy, the Wagon R is just the perfect family car.
Equipped with 1.0-liter and 1.2-liter petrol engines, the hatchback returns excellent fuel economy figures of 21.79kmpl and 20.52kmpl, respectively.
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Hyundai Grand i10/Grand i10 Nios
Price: Rs 5.89 lakh – Rs 5.99 lakh (Grand i10) | Rs 5.06 lakh – Rs 8.29 lakh (Nios)
The Hyundai Grand i10 fills the gap between an entry-level small car and a premium hatchback/subcompact sedan. Both variants are powered by the same 1.2-liter petrol engine that generates 83PS and 114Nm. However, the Grand i10 Nios is also offered with a 1.2-liter diesel motor.
The Hyundai Grand i10 returns 20.7kmpl and 26.2kmpl with petrol and diesel engines, respectively. It also gets excellent suspension setup tailored for city rides.
You can opt for any of the above-listed cars for your family, and Tata Capital can help finance it with the affordable used car loan interest rates it offers.