Time and again we have presented you a list of the most affordable cars in India, be it the most affordable AWD cars, or be it the most affordable AMT cars. Yet again, we are ready with a list of the most affordable cars, but this time around, it's the most affordable cars which comes fully loaded with all gadget and gizmos.
Yes, against the popular belief that fully loaded cars are expensive, manufacturers these days are offering cars that come with a pretty exhaustive list of features, that an average commuter requires and that too in an affordable bracket of Rs 3 to 5 lakhs. These features range from infotainment systems to safety systems like Airbags, ABS and EBD.
Here's a list of the top 5 fully loaded cars in a price bracket between Rs 3-5 lakhs!
Price Range - Rs 2.42-3.49 Lakh
Features - Airbag, Keyless Entry, Music System
The recently launched entry-level hatchback from the house of Datsun, a sub-brand of Nissan is receiving a good response from buyers across the country. Reason being, the Datsun Redi-Go is one of the most reasonably priced, yet good looking entry level hatchback in India which offers a range of features at an affordable price below Rs 3.5 lakh. The car also boasts of class-leading space inside the cabin and good driving dynamics. It is powered by a 0.8-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine that produces decent 53 bhp of power.
Price Range - Rs 2.62-4.26 Lakh
Features - Digital Display, Touchscreen Infotainment System, Navigation System
One of the most successful launches of the 2016, the Kwid not only turned the fortune for the Renault, but also created a dent on sales of many rival companies. The Renault Kwid is so strategically priced, that even the industry giants like Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 has to take a back seat in the entry-level hatchback market. Kwid offers SUVish stance, killer mileage, variety of engines and gearbox options (800cc and 1.0L, AMT and Manual) and comes loaded with many first-in-segment features. At Rs 4.26 lakh, you can buy a fully loaded 1.0L AMT Kwid.
Price Range - Rs 3.26-4.11 Lakh
Features - Airbags, Audio System, AMT Gearbox
The most sold car, not only in India, but also worldwide (2015 annual sales) has taken quite a hit after the launch of Renault Kwid. Nevertheless, India's favourite entry-level hatchback is still going strong and there are reasons for it. With a trusted and reputed brand name like Maruti on the helm, Alto is considered to be a reliable product. We are talking only about the Alto K10, the 1.0-litre version and not the 800cc Alto. The K10 also offers an AMT (first-ever budget friendly AMT) with loads of features including an AC, music system and power windows, along with Airbags and keyless entry.
Price Range - Rs 3.20-5.54 Lakh
Features - Diesel Engine Available, Drive Mode Selection, Harman Kardon Audio System
None of the product shocked the industry as much as Tiago did. Tata products were never considered as thoroughly engineered, good performing machines until Tata launched the Tiago. The hatchback offers a new design language, variety of engine options (only hatchback in our list with a diesel engine) and features like none other. At a price below Rs 5 lakhs (if you opt for petrol), you can get a drive mode selector, GPS and Bluetooth enabled Infotainment system with Harman Kardon Audio System, and top of the line safety features like airbags and ABS. Moreover, the driving dynamics are brilliant in themselves.
Price Range - Rs 4.10-5.16 Lakh
Features - ABS, AMT Gearbox, Audio System
Last but not the least is another Maruti Suzuki product - the age-old, yet most sold Wagon R. The original tall-boy hatchback has retained its charm ever since it was first launched in 2002. The car offers a superbly comfortable and easy-going driving dynamics, loads of space and latest features. The new Wagon R even gets an AMT gearbox, making it even more fun to drive machine. Ranging from Rs 4.10 - Rs 5.16 lakh, the hatchback can be a reliable buy if you opt for an AMT gearbox.
*All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi