In India, many consumers look for a car that gives kick in the pants when driving, but at the same it should be affordable as well. Well, many car brands in India took this seriously, and started offering Turbo Petrol engine in affordable cars, and today we’re going to list down 7 Affordable cars that are offered with Turbo Petrol powertrain. Here we Go!
Tata Nexon Facelift
Tata Motors very recently launched the Nexon Facelift and it has left fans somewhat shocked with the amount of features, and new things Tata introduced that no cars are offering. Tata Motors offers 1.2 L 3 Cylinder Turbo Petrol Engine producing 118.27 BHP and 170 NM of torque mated to 4 Gearboxes – 5 Speed Manual, 6 Speed Manual and Automatic, and 7 Speed DCT Gearbox. The Nexon comes with features like 10.25-inch HD infotainment system, 10.25-inch fully configurable Digital Instrument Cluster, ventilated seats, 360 Surround View Camera, Front and Rear Parking Sensors, and so much more. The SUV is literally a tech fest and at the moment it is priced at Rs. 8.10 – Rs. 15.50 Lakh.
Mahindra XUV300 is also offered with the 1.2 L 3 Cylinder Turbo Petrol Engine that generates range of power output from 108.62 BHP and 200 NM, and 128.73 BHP and 230 NM of torque for Turbo variants mated to 6 Speed Manual and Automatic Gearbox. The XUV300 is currently the only SUV in the segment to offer Rear Disc Brakes, and 2-zone Climate Control. The SUV is getting an facelift update in 2024, and it was spotted with panoramic sunroof, and bigger infotainment system.
Tata Altroz is offered with the 1.2 L Turbo Petrol producing 108 BHP and 140 NM of torque mated to 5 Speed Manual Gearbox. The Altroz is the only hatchback in the segment to offer turbo petrol engine, and it was recently updated with iCNG and features like new Tiago-like Digital Instrument Cluster, and Single-Pane Sunroof. It is at the moment priced at Rs. 6.60 – Rs. 10.74 lakh.
Nissan Magnite is offered with 1.0 L Turbo Petrol that generates 98.63 BHP and 152 NM torque for CVT Gearbox, and 160 NM torque for Manual Gearbox. Nissan Magnite was the first Sub 3 Metre Compact SUV that was offered with 360 Surround View Camera, but it also comes with digital instrument cluster, 7-inch infotainment system with wireless Apple Carplay and Android Auto, and few more.
The Citroen C3 was launched to rival the Tata Punch, and sadly it misses out on lots of features, but still Citroen decided to offer the C3 with 1.2 L 3 Cylinder Turbo Petrol engine producing 108.62 BHP and 190 NM of torque paired to 6 Speed Manual Gearbox. It comes with decent features like LCD Digital Instrument Cluster, and 10.25-inch Infotainment System with Wireless Apple Carplay and Android Auto, and Manual AC. It is at the moment priced at Rs. 6.16 – Rs. 8.80 lakh.
Kia Sonet comes with 1.0 L 3 Cylinder Turbo Petrol generating 118.36 BHP and 172 NM of torque mated to 6 Speed IMT and 7 Speed DCT Gearbox. The Sonet is offered features like ventilated seats, reverse parking camera with front and rear parking sensors, 10.25-inch infotainment system, digital instrument cluster, and so much more. A Facelift update for the SUV is in the works, and very recently, the mid variant of the Sonet Facelift leaked on youtube giving us a good look at the interiors and exteriors.
Citroen C3 Aircross
The Citroen C3 Aircross is the most affordable Compact SUV that rivals the likes of Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Honda Elevate, and few more. It is offered the same 1.2 L Turbo Engine that is offered with the C3 SUV. It is available in 3 variants – You, Plus, and Max and Citroen at the moment announced only You variant price which is Rs. 9.99 Lakh. The other two variant price will be announced at a later date. Citroen pricing the C3 Aircross aggressively can give competition to its rivals in sales as its gonna be available in both 5 and 7 Seater version, and in the 7 Seater version, you can remove the last row’s seats to increase boot space.