Are you looking to buy a news car? Here is the list of 2017’s Best Cars under 6 lakhs rupees. Choosing a perfect car is a headache. There is not a single winner in a segment, every car stands out in a particular field. It really depends on your choice and taste. There are Funky designs, Simple but good designs, Strong build but cheap and the cheapest car with AMT.

  • We have selected these cars as Best Cars under 6 lakhs, based on Specifications, features, and Customers Feedback.

9 Best Cars under 6 lakhs Budget:

1. Maruti Suzuki Swift:Best Cars under 6 lakhs, Maruti Suzuki Swift

Maruti Suzuki is one of the most selling hatchbacks in India, and it has good design and decent performance. Swift placed 1st position in our Best Cars under 6 lakhs budget listing.


  • A well-designed car with Good Interiors and Exteriors.
  • The engine is Good.
  • Balanced ride and handling with well-tuned suspension.
  • Good Mileage.
  • Comfort driving.
  • Maruti’s excellent after-sales service & wide dealer network.


  • Small boot and luggage space.
  • The design is a little bit outdated.

Maruti Suzuki Swift Specifications:

  •  Displacement: 1197CC
  • Max Power: 83 BHP @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 115 Nm @ 4000 RPM
  • Mileage: 20.4 Kmpl
  • Engine type: K Series with VVT, Multipoint injection
  • Cylinders: 4 inline
  • Length: 3850mm
  • Width: 1695mm
  • Height: 1530mm

Maruti Swift is the most selling car in India, it has the large crowd. Maruti Swift is roaring success to the Maruti Motors.

2. Ford Figo:Ford Figo a great budget car

Ford Figo placed 2nd in our Best Cars under 6 lakhs rupees list.


  • Looks Stylish.
  • Value for money, Cheaper than the competition.
  • Powerful & efficient 1.5L diesel engine.
  • The suspension is superb tuned.
  • Lot of Airbags
  • Offers good leg room, lots of features.
  • Dual-clutch Automatic with a bigger 1.5L petrol, ESP, traction control & hill start assist.


  • Commuter 1.2L petrol is a Mediocre Engine
  • Ordinary handling and lighter build quality
  • 4 seated
  • 14″ rims are Small.
  • Rear headroom is limited. Not Suitable for taller Passengers
  • Automatic unavailable in the fully-loaded trim
  • At highway speeds, downshifts are not immediate.

Ford Figo Specifications:

  • Displacement: 1196CC
  • Max Power: 87 bhp @ 6300 RPM
  • Max Torque: 112 Nm @ 4000 RPM
  • Mileage: 18.16 Kmpl
  • Engine type: Ti-VCT
  • Cylinders: 4, Inline
  • Length: 3886mm
  • Width: 1695mm
  • Height: 1525mm

 3. Maruti Suzuki Ignis:

Maruti Suzuki Ignis

Coming to Maruti Ignis Features. it has LED projector headlamps with DRLs, Reversing camera, Apple & Android ICE, Navigation, and Electrically-foldable ORVMs etc. Read more about Maruti Suzuki Ignis.


  • Unique design with the Good and Funky look. Exterior and interior are one the best in Competition.
  • Good legroom and headroom. A lot of Boot space.
  • Automatic Transmission is available with both engines.
  • Dual airbags, ABS with EBD and ISOFIX child seat anchors in all variants.
  • Maruti’s widespread service network, excellent after-sales support & fuss-free ownership experiences.
  • Maruti Ignis price starts from 4.56 lacs.


  • Overpriced. Top models are too much costly.
  • The design is one dimensional. Not Suitable for every Customer.
  • AMT is just OK.
  • Rear Cabin is Suitable for only 2 peoples.
  • Small Fuel tank i.e. 32-liter fuel tank for this segment.

Maruti Suzuki Ignis Specifications:

  • Displacement: 1197CC
  • Max Power: 82 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 113 Nm @ 4200 RPM
  • Mileage: 20.89 Kmpl
  • Engine type:
  • Cylinders: 4, Inline
  • Length: 3700mm
  • Width: 1690mm
  • Height: 1595mm

4. Maruti Suzuki Dzire:Maruti Suzuki Dezire



  • Looks nice, especially compared to the older versions.
  • Packed full of gadgets.
  • Petrol and diesel engines with the manual or AMT option.
  • Well priced.
  • One the best Sedan Under 6 Lakh.
  • new swift dezire 2017 price starts from 5.43 lacs.


Maruti Suzuki Dzire Specifications:

  • Displacement: 1197CC
  • Max Power: 82 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 113 Nm @ 4200 RPM
  • Mileage: 22 Kmpl
  • Engine type: K-Series Petrol engine with VVT
  • Cylinders: 4 inline
  • Length: 3995mm
  • Width: 1735mm
  • Height: 1515mm

5. Maruti Suzuki Baleno:Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Maruti Suzuki, Nexa motors

Coming to Maruti Suzuki Baleno Features. it has UV-cut glass, Projector headlamps with DRLs, Reversing camera, Apple CarPlay, Navigation, electrically-foldable ORVMs and more. Baleno is the Best Cars under 6 lakhs rupees, due to its design, specifications, and features.


  • Well priced with one of the best looks in the segment.
  • User-friendly cabin with a lot of space. Suitable for 5 peoples.
  • 339-liter boot space. 2nd Biggest in the segment.
  • Efficient diesel and Good automatic system.
  • Comfortable ride quality.
  • Dual Airbags & ABS with EBD.
  • Maruti’s excellent after-sales service & fuss-free ownership experience.


  • Interior quality is not that Good. Feels like a budget car Interior.
  • Rear seat headroom & under-thigh support are limited for tall passengers.
  • Light build quality with a weight merely 865 kilos, it is one the lightest car in Segment Not tough as the Competition.
  • Waiting period running over 4 months for some variants/cities.
  • Sold exclusively through Nexa outlets. Limits the reach of the car.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno Specifications:

  • Displacement: 1197 CC
  • Max Power: 83 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 115 Nm @ 4000 RPM
  • Mileage: 21.4 kmpl
  • Engine type: WT
  • Cylinders: 4, Inline
  • Length: 3995mm
  • Width: 1745mm
  • Height: 1500mm

 Also, take look at best mileage cars in India:

 6. Renault Kwid:

Relault Kwid

Renault Kwid features are. it has Driver’s airbag, Digital meter cluster, Touchscreen ICE

Navigation, Full MID and more…


  • Smartly designed. Looks big for an A-segment hatchback.
  • Value-for-money pricing. A lot of features.
  • Cabin with good space, comfortable seats and lots of storage.
  • 300 liter boot space. 2nd biggest in the competition.
  • Mileage is the highest in the competition.
  • Suspension offers a comfortable ride with neutral handling. 180 mm of ground clearance.
  • A lot of Equipment in a budget car.


  • 3-cylinder engine causes vibrations & sounds unpleasant.
  • Some essential features missing (internally adjustable ORVMs, retractable rear seatbelts etc.).
  • Renault’s dealer & after-sales network is still weaker than the Maruti or Hyundai.
  • A 28-liter fuel tank is the smallest in the segment.
  • 5-meter turning radius the biggest.

Renault Kwid Specifications:

  • Displacement: 999CC
  • Max Power: 67 bhp @5500 RPM
  • Max Torque: 91 Nm @ 4250
  • Mileage: 24.04 Kmpl
  • Cylinders: 3, Inline
  • Length: 3679mm
  • Width: 1579mm
  • Height: 1478mm

7. Maruti Suzuki Alto K10:

 Maruti Suzuki Alto K10


  • Improved Alto K10 at the same price point.
  • The cheapest automatic car available in India (Rs. 3.80 lakhs).
  • Power-to-weight ratio of 91 BHP/ton. A powerful car.
  • Good mileage. AMT variant with a mileage of 24.07 km/l.
  • Compliant low-speed ride quality. Soft suspension.
  • Light and easy to drive (especially the AMT variant).
  • Driver-side airbag.
  • Maruti’s excellent after-sales service & fuss free ownership experience.


  • The seatback is very short.
  • Sensitive steering & nervous handling at fast speed.
  • AMT lacks the refinement & shift-speed of conventional ATs.
  • No ABS on any variant.
  • The car which it’s based on (Alto 800) fared poorly in crash tests.
  • Skinny 155 mm tyres beg for an upgrade.
  • Flimsy build & economy grade quality. Poor NVH levels as well.
  • Much better cars are available for few extra money.

8. Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 Specifications:

  • Displacement: 998CC
  • Max Power: 67 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 90 Nm @ 3500 RPM
  • Mileage: 24 kmpl
  • Engine type: K10B
  • Cylinders: 3 Inline
  • Length: 3545mm
  • Width: 1490mm
  • Height: 1475mm

9. Tata Tiago car:

Tata Tiago, Tata Nano, Tata Cars, Indian Cars.


  • Great styling. A Good looking hatchback at a value-for-money price.
  • Cars deflect a lot of hard work. Well designed overall.
  • Solid build & construction, which the competition lacks.
  • Well designed interiors. Lots of storage and a 242-liter boot space.
  • The suspension offers good ride comfort.
  • City friendly nature: light controls, agreeable ergonomics & good driveability (both engines).
  • Amazing 8-speaker Harman entertainment system. Sounds top class.
  • Tata Tiago Mileage is 23.84 kmpl and 27.28 kmpl for the petrol and diesel, respectively.


  • Mediocre 3-cylinder engines. The petrol engine is just OK.
  • Low refinement levels. NVH package has many holes.
  • Rear headroom is tight. Suitable for only 4 people.
  • Due to the newly designed engines, long term usage is questionable.
  • Tata’s after-sales service is mediocre. Service quality is not good than Maruti and Hyundai.

Tata Tiao Specifications:

  • Displacement: 1199cc
  • Max Power: 84 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 114 Nm @ 3500 RPM
  • Mileage: 23.84 kmpl
  • Engine type: Revotron, MPFi with MULTI DRIVE
  • Cylinders: 3 Inline
  • Length: 3746mm
  • Width: 1647mm
  • Height: 1535mm

10. Maruti Suzuki Celerio:

Maruti Suzuki Celeria, Maruti, Maruti SuzukiPros:

  • The 2nd cheapest Automatic car in India.(Rs. 4.14 lakhs).
  • Celerio AMT is fun to drive in the city.
  • Well-packaged cabin. Decent legroom, excellent headroom, and a 235-liter boot.
  • The k-next engine is a powerful Engine with good fuel efficiency.
  • The suspension offers neutral ride quality & predictable handling.
  • Maruti’s excellent after-sales service & wide dealer network.


  • VXi is not well equipped.
  • 3-cylinder 1.0L engines, competition has 4-cylinder 1.2L engines.
  • Flimsy build & economy-grade quality. NVH levels could be better.
  • Manual variant is overpriced. There are others good cars at the same price.

Maruti Suzuki Celeri Specifications:

  • Displacement: 998CC
  • Max Power: 67 bhp @ 6000 RPM
  • Max Torque: 90 Nm @ 3500 RPM
  • Mileage: 23.1 kmpl
  • Engine type: K10B
  • Cylinders: 3 Inline
  • Length: 3600mm
  • Width: 1600mm
  • Height:1560mm

Which Car is perfect for you?

So now the question arises, which the car is the best under 6 lakh rupees? If you are looking for a stylish car then the answer is Maruti Suzuki Baleno or Ignis.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Maruti Suzuki, Nexa motorsMaruti Suzuki Baleno has beautiful Exterior. The Body is curvy and the headlights give it an aggressive and beautiful look. This Car comes with a lot of space and Loaded with Features. This car is the only premium hatchback under 6 Lakh to offer class-leading Safety, Performance, and Features Pack. And with other Customization options, you can further increase its beauty. Chrome grills give it a royal look. So to all Stylish car lover, this is the car to go for.

Maruti Suzuki Interior designThere is another Contender for the stylish (and funky) looks. Maruti Suzuki Ignis, released in 2017 with a lot of buzz about its design. This car comes with a lot of Advanced Features of Push Button Ignition, All New Dash, and Steering Dynamics. Ignis is not big as Baleno, but not everyone like big cars.

Maruti Dzire is another car which got a beautiful and modern look. Dzire is the third generation of “Swift” cars. Launched in May 2017, this car is still pretty new to judge but the Swift never fails to deliver. This Car is made up of high tensile steel which leads Into more light but powerful chassis. We will update the article after some user and other big media reviews of Maruti Dzire.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno front side and steeringFor a Simple but Good design and a powerful car, Go for Maruti Swift. It is one the most sold car in India because this car is a complete package. The handling and steering are smooth and Engine is powerful too. The fuel efficiency is the best feature for this car. Build quality is also good and Maruti’s perfect Customer care service is a win win situation.

Ford Figo on another hand, comes with an Aston Martin style. The Engine is powerful and the car comes with a lot of space.

Ford Figo is a cheap car and easily stand out in the crowd in term of Value for Money. This car comes with a lot of airbags which makes it one of the most secure car to drive. If you are looking for a stylish car with a powerful engine than Ford Figo easily gives a tough fight to Maruti Swift. It is cheaper than Maruti Swift and also offering more airbags and modern design.

Here are best mileage cars in India:

If you are looking for a car with a solid mileage than a lot of cars are there to satisfy your needs. The car with best fuel efficiency is Renault Kwid.

Relault KwidRenault Kwid is a budget car but the top line models come with all essential features. This car looks bulky and heavy compared to others in the competition. And the plus point about this car is the features. Driver’s airbag is available which lacks in the segment. Other features like Digital meter cluster, Touchscreen ICE which is very rare in a budget cars makes Kwid a prefer choice for features hungry customers. Touchscreen ICE offers Navigation and Full MID. Renault Kwid car price starts from 2.65 lacs.

Alto K10 is a very famous budget car. But the reason which makes this car on the list is the AMT. Alto K10 is the cheapest car to come with AMT. The power to weight ratio of this car is 91bhp/ton which makes this car a powerful ride at a cheaper price. And as always, Maruti’s After-sales service is so good and Renault is not even close to it. So Choosing A Maruti car in a budget segment is a good deal.

Another Maruti car in the list is Celerio. Celerio was the first car in India to offer AMT. The car was heavily advertised and the car actually delivered to the hype. AMT is fun to drive in the city. This car comes with a powerful and fuel efficient engine.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno front side and steeringMaruti Celerio is a nice car which is cheaper, comes with AMT and offers a good amount of space.

Last but not the least, Tata Tiago is another solid car in the budget segment. The engine in Tiago is freshly prepared which raises some question about the long run usage. But Tata is a very reputed brand in India so that’s not as the problem for many.

Tata Tiago is a car which easily defeats all other cars in term of build quality. The car design is good and every part of this car deflect hard work of TATA.

Tata Tiago inside view.

The Engine offers you three models depends on the riding situation. The build quality is the best in the competition and the Harmen speaker system adds more class to it, the speaker sounds top-class.

Source: Team-bhp | Carwale | NDTV

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