There’s a renewed pattern for crossover hatchbacks within the nation. Whereas a few of them are correct crossovers, others are merely sporting the crossover outfit. Nonetheless, we’ve been seeing a rising demand in that course, and proper now a variety of latest fashions are on provide, with the newest addition to this phase being the Tata Tiago NRG. Right here we checklist down a number of the high crossover or crossover-like vehicles that you could purchase proper now, in India.
Tata Tiago NRG
The Tata Tiago NRG is predicated on the common Tiago hatchback and is obtainable solely in a single top-spec variant, in each petrol and diesel variations. Tata Tiago NRG is longer, wider and taller than the usual model and comes with an elevated the bottom clearance of 180 mm. Styling contains black cladding for the bumpers, aspect skirts and wheel arches, black roof rails, and pretend silver skid plate for the rear bumper, which provides to the automobile’s crossover-like design. Different updates embody – 14-inch, four-spoke alloy wheels, a bigger roof-mounted spoiler, tweaked headlamps and taillamps, and a brand new silver fake skid plate connected to the rear bumper.
Energy on the Tata Tiago NRG comes from the identical petrol and diesel engine choices. The 1.2-litre three-cylinder Revotron petrol motor churns out 84 bhp and 114 Nm of peak torque, whereas the 1.05-litre three-cylinder Revotorq diesel is tuned for 69 bhp and 140 Nm of peak torque. Each engines are mated to a 5-speed guide gearbox.
Value: Rs. 5.5 lakh to Rs. 6.32 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Maruti Suzuki Ignis
In comparison with the opposite fashions on this checklist, the Maruti Suzuki Ignis is the lease crossover-ish automobile, nevertheless, its boxy profile, cladded exterior, the tall-boy stance, 15-inch excessive gloss black alloy wheels, and the twin tone roof make it a formidable providing on this phase. By way of seems to be, the Ignis actually stands out due to its quirky look. It comes with LED projector headlamps built-in into the grille with U-shaped LED daytime working lights. Nevertheless, it should be famous that the projector lights and the DRLs can be found solely on the top-of-the-line Alpha trim. For security, Maruti Suzuki Ignis will get Suzuki TECT physique, ABS with EBD, ISOFIX baby seat anchorages, twin entrance airbags, and seatbelt pre-tensioners as commonplace tools.
The Maruti Suzuki Ignis is true now solely supplied in petrol possibility
With the diesel Ignis being discontinued earlier this yr on account of low demand, the automobile is now accessible with solely the 1.2-litre petrol engine that makes 83 bhp and 113 Nm of peak torque. The motor comes paired with a 5-speed guide or a 5-speed AMT gearbox.
Value: Rs. Four.66 lakh to Rs. 7.05 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
The latest member of Ford India’s line-up, the all-new Freestyle is the primary crossover automobile from the corporate and is predicated on the Figo hatchback. The automobile additionally has good street presence and is provided with good options like a dash-top touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and the corporate’s SYNC3 connectivity system on provide. The Ford Freestyle additionally will get reverse parking system, twin airbags and ABS as commonplace.
The Freestyle is obtainable in each petrol and diesel choices with the previous that includes an all-new 1.2-litre petrol engine from the dragon collection that makes 94 bhp and 120 Nm of torque. The diesel variant, then again, will get the tried and examined 1.5-litre diesel engine that makes 99 bhp and 215 Nm of torque. Each engines come mated to a 5-speed guide gearbox as commonplace.
Value: Rs. 5.23 lakh to Rs. 7.89 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Hyundai i20 Lively
The Hyundai i20 Lively is the oldest crossover hatchback on this checklist and the one one to nonetheless command a certain quantity of demand in comparison with the much less standard friends just like the Volkswagen Cross Polo or the Fiat Avventura. Hyundai lately launched the up to date 2018 model of the i20 Lively with restyled exterior, new blue and white twin tone exterior paint, up to date grille, bumpers and LED DRLs that give the i20 Lively a novel look.
The cabin has been up to date with a brand new grayscale-themed infotainment system, a touch of blue on the aspect AC vents, seats and equipment knob, which modifications based on the color of the automobile, whereas the upholstery stays just like the one on the i20. The engines of the i20 Lively stay the identical and meaning there is a 1.2-litre Kappa engine which is sweet sufficient for 82 bhp whereas the 1.Four-litre U2 diesel motor provides 89 bhp.
Value: Rs. 7.05 lakh to Rs. 10.07 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Proper now the top-selling mannequin within the Japanese automaker’s Indian line-up, the Honda WR-V is the costliest providing on this checklist. Based mostly on the Jazz’s platform, the WR-V provides first rate efficiency, a spacious cabin with all the required creature comforts and much more than we’ve spoken about in our evaluation. On the options entrance, the Honda WR-V comes with – a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with non-obligatory Wi-Fi for web help, cruise management, engine start-stop button, and a multifunctional steering wheel together with a segment-first electrical sunroof.
The Honda WR-V comes powered by the corporate’s tried and examined 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol and a 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine. The petrol motor makes 89 bhp and 110 Nm of torque, whereas the oil burner develops 99 bhp and 200Nm of torque. The petrol trim additionally returns an honest mileage of 17.5 kmpl, whereas the diesel provides a best-in-class 25.5 kmpl.
Value: Rs. 7.79 lakh to Rs. 10.26 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)