Mileage is directly related to the efficiency of the car engine and is one of the most important features of a car. In the Indian market, the mileage of the car is considered one of the most important and crucial factors in the decision-making process of buying a car. Here are 5 diesel cars with the best mileage.
1. Hyundai Aura (ARAI : 25.3 kmpl (manual) & 24.40 kmpl (automatic))
Hyundai Aura is a compact sedan and is one of the most efficient diesel cars on the market. Powered by a 1.2-litre, three-cylinder, turbo-diesel engine and produces a horsepower of 75 hp and torque of 190 Nm. It provides a mileage of 25.3 kmpl for the manual version and 25.40 kmpl for the automatic variant. It is priced between INR 7.91 lakhs and 9.36 INR lakhs.
2. Hyundai i20 (ARAI: 25.2 kmpl)
The i20 is the most economical diesel hatchback on sale currently. It packs a 1.5-litre, 4 cylinders, turbo-diesel engine which produces 100hp and a torque of 240 Nm. It delivers a mileage of 25.2 kmpl and is easy to drive in urban and highway settings. The i20 is priced between INR 8.21 lakhs to INR 10.76 lakhs.
3. Tata Altroz (ARAI: 25.11 kmpl)
The Premium Hatchback from Tata uses a 1.5-litre, 4 cylinder, turbo-diesel engine which produces 90 hp and 200 Nm of torque. It used to be the most efficient diesel hatchback but got dethroned by the 2020 i20. The Altroz is a little less pricey than the i20 and has a starting price of INR 7.0 lakhs and goes up to INR 9.46 lakhs for a higher-end model.
4. Hyundai i10 Grand Nios (ARAI: 25.1 kmpl)
The Hyundai Grand i10 is one of the most popular cars in the market and comes equipped with a 1.2-litre, three-cylinder, turbo-diesel engine and produces a hp of 75 and a torque of 190 Nm. It is available in both manual and automatic variants. According to ARAI, it has a mileage of an impressive 25.1 kmpl. The Nios is priced between INR 7.17 lakhs to INR 8.45 lakhs.
5. Hyundai Verna (ARAI: 25 kmpl (Manual) & 21.3 kmpl (Automatic))
The premium Sedan from Hyundai comes with a 1.5-litre, 4 cylinder, turbo-diesel engine and produces a hp of 115 and a torque of 250 Nm. It is one of the most popular sedans currently available in the market. It also shares its engine with the Creta. The manual version of the Verna gives a high mileage of 25 kmpl while the automatic spends more fuel and has a mileage of 21.3 kmpl. The Verna is priced between INR10.81 and INR 15.25 lakhs