Benevolent it is! The used car market in India, where you can choose numerous model in any segment or budget. Students stepping in their adulthood, must be tired of commuting to their academy in bus, cabs and other public transport. Get rid of it, when you can buy a good condition used car that will not just be affordable while you purchase it, but also keep some check on post-buying expenses too.
Here are some affordable used cars listed that you can will be wise to your pocket and will also be your joyride during the time (when done with your academic timings).
Being the most affordable product from the house of Maruti Suzuki, Alto has topped the sales chart for years. With every facelift, Maurti has never loosened up their hold on this hatchback’s sale and moreover the demand it is that has never poured down. The model is known for decent space, low maintenance cost and frugal engine. This one here is a best for the people looking for a used car under a budget Rs 2 lakh and in a good condition.
This one here is still in good demand in the Indian used car market, though Hyundai stopped the production of the Santro Xing but still sold more that 1.36 million units of the model. This entry level hatchback is one of cheapest Hyundai’s that you can find in the used car space, if you are looking anything other than Maruti Suzuki. A good observing eyes can get a Santro not more than Rs 1.60 lakh.
This good looking was positioned above Santro, but was never in competition with Swift until the Grand i10 came into being. That apart, it offers you features, decent drive and relatively low maintenance. Not to forget, this car gets an overall decent package.
Maruti Wagon R
For an everyday commute to college, Wagon-R will comfort with its easy drive manner and not only that, good space along with alternative fuel (company-fitted CNG and LPG kits) option as well. Good mileage is another factor and on the top of that Maruti’s badging calls for reliability and an undeniable low maintenance cost. A good example of this one should start from Rs 1.80 lakh and might go up than the said budget as well.
Again a top seller by Maruti Suzuki, where its appearance has played an important role in it. First launched in 2005, it was the hottest hatch at the time. It is compact yet getting roomy cabin. Best known for comfort drive, features and competitive price.
Brio couldn’t do much due to less popularity and cost as per compactness in the new car market, but is one of the best propositions used car segment. This little-hatch makes a very good buy in the used car space it is compact yet decently spaced. Moreover, it never loses out refined engine and Honda’s reliability that just says ‘Yes’ for the choice. If you find a good example with a proper service record that even mind if you have put your hands in your pockets for extra money.
Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire comes in the most affordable compact sedan and with this obvious reason is also the sales topper in its segment from Maruti Suzuki. Though, previous version of this if you is bigger. The Swift Dzire is known for its good built quality, comfort drive and no-nonsense Maruti’s support. You can easily get an example under Rs 2.5 lakh, but a good will surely cost you more, due its good resale value.
Honda City is the most preferred model when it comes to a mid-size sedan segment for an Indian consumer. There is no doubt that this model comes as a sole package for those who are looking for comfort drive, roomy cabin with Honda’s back up and services. This dolphin design lured the eyes of the prospective buyers when launched. The prices could range between Rs 1.80 lakh to Rs 2.50 lakh. But if you are ready to shell out some more money go, you can also look for a City with Aero Shot design philosophy, the appearance is sportier, but would cost more.
Maruti’s SX4 was quite a good product when launched, but couldn’t take up against the Honda City in the new car market. With that, it is received less resale value and that’s what makes it quite a lovable model in the used car market. The model is known for its good build quality, cabin space and performance. It is powered by a 1.6-litre petrol engine that makes over 100bhp of maximum power. You can buy for a sedan can easily get their hands on a good example within Rs 2.20 lakh.