In the Indian automotive sector, major focus on the passenger cars is the mileage cars as per the consumer need. The manufacturers have been working hard in keeping their promise against offering high mileage cars in India. Every year, new and updated models come with new feature and fuel efficiency rating. But, very few car models manage to grab the market. Meanwhile, Maruti has been gripping the sector consistently with its economical cars. This year, Tata also launched it’s anticipated Tiago model, claiming best mileage car in the hatchback segment.

However, there is some difference between the real world mileage data and the ARAI-rated mileage data as it depends on various factors such as road conditions and city traffic . Top of the list are the popular Celerio and Ciaz models that are considered for offering amazing fuel efficiency.

Here, we have listed some best cars with mileage above 20 kmpl along with their price and power output figures.

– Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI), is presently offering models in India with best-in-class mileage. The Ciaz and swift model anare one of those kinds that deliver amazing fuel efficiency. The Maruti Ciaz is the first car to be based on mild hybrid technology – SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki).

Powering the car is a 1.3-litre Multi-jet diesel engine that makes the Ciaz SHVS return a mileage of 25.09kmpl. The sedan also comes with several hybrid features as well.


Model Price 

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

INR 7.83 – 11.62 Lakh

 – Maruti Baleno

After making debut in October 2015, the Maruti Baleno has garnered over 1 lakh bookings in a short period of time.The hatchback is available in two engine options – a 84bhp, 1.2-litre VVT petrol and a 1.3-litre DDiS diesel. The petrol mill delivers a maximum power of 84bhp and 115Nm of torque, while the diesel engine delivers 73.9bhp and 190Nm. The company claims that the Baleno diesel can make it to the best-in-class fuel efficiency of 22.59kmpl.

Maruti Baleno Diesel

Model Price 

Maruti Baleno

INR 5.36 – 8.50 Lakh

– Honda Jazz

The new generation Jazz hatchback is claimed to offer an ARAI certified mileage of up to 23.3kmpl. The Jazz is said to be one of India’s most fuel efficient cars. It comes loaded with a new 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine that produces 99bhp of power and 200Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox.

New Model Honda Jazz Diesel

Model Price 
Honda Jazz INR 5.99 – 9.32 Lakh

– Tata Tiago

Tata Motors have brought the latest model in the Indian market with aggressive body and impressive pricing. The Tata Tiago Diesel comes powered by a 1.05-litre, 3-cylinder Revotorq engine that produces 69.04bhp of power and 140Nm of torque. With the use of Multi-drive modes, this particular engine is claimed deliver high performance and fuel efficiency. The engine is mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox.

Tata Tiago Diesel

Model Price 

Tata Tiago Diesel

INR 3.21 – 5.75 Lakh

– Maruti Swift Dzire

Maruti Suzuki’s Swift Dzire returns a amazing mileage of 25.04kmpl. Under the hood, the car houses a Fiat sourced 1.3-litre Multi-jet engine that generates 74bhp of power and 190Nm of peak torque. Maruti Suzuki shares the same engine with the Ciaz, Ertiga, etc. The engine is paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox.

Model Price 

Maruti Swift Dzire

INR 5.56 – 9.43 Lakh

– Honda City

The Honda City is one of the best selling cars in the country. It offers amazing power along with decent mileage. It is powered by a fuel-efficient 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine. This powertrain is claimed to deliver an impressive mileage of 22.04kmpl on highways. The engine generates a maximum power of 99bhp along with a peak torque of 200Nm.

Honda City Diesel

Model Price 

Honda City

INR 8.72 – 13.82 Lakh

– Ford FigoAspire

Ford Figo Aspire diesel comes powered by a 1.5-litre TDCi engine that also powers the popular EcoSport and Fiesta models. The engine is paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Further, it is claimed to offer ARAI certified fuel economy of up to 22.04kmpl. This engine churns out a maximum power of 99bhp and 215Nm of torque.

Ford Figo/Aspire Diesel

Model Price 

Ford Figo Aspire 

INR 5.49 – 8.34 Lakh

– Honda Amaze

Slated as Honda’s first and premium diesel car in India, the Amaze rivals against Maruti Swift Dzire, Hyundai Xcent and Ford Figo Aspire. This compact sedan is powered by a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine that also runs the City and Mobilio. The engine is claimed to deliver a fuel efficiency of 21.03kmpl.

Honda Amaze Diesel

Model Price 

Honda Amaze

INR 5.58 – 8.50 Lakh

– Chevrolet Beat

The Chevrolet Beat hatchback comes with a 1.0-litre diesel engine, producing 57bhp of power and 150Nm of torque. Chevy claims that the car offers an ARAI certified mileage of 22.05kmpl.

Chevrolet Beat Diesel

Model Price 

Chevrolet Beat

INR 3.92- 5.88 Lakh

 – Mahindra KUV100 NXT Facelift

Mahindra KUV100 has successfully managed to conquer several hearts in the country with it’s compact size and bold outlook. It is powered by a 1.2 liter mFALCON diesel engine, that is claimed to attain 22.25 kmpl mileage. The engine is made under the BS4 norms.

Mahindra KUV100 Diesel

Model Price 

Mahindra KUV100 Diesel

INR 4.39 – 7.43 Lakh

– Maruti Swift 2018

Swift is said to be India’s most admired car in the small car segment. The company has been making major changes in the car and aims to get it better in terms of performance and fuel efficiency. It is powered by a 1.3-litre Multijet engine, which makes it return a claimed mileage of 26.4kmpl.

Model Price 

Maruti Suzuki Swift

INR 4.99 – 8.29 Lakh

– Renault Kwid

The Renault Kwid is based on the Renault’s all-new CMF-A platform. The car is compact in size and comes equipped with a 53.2bhp, 799cc DHOC petrol engine.The engine is paired to a new 5-speed manual transmission. The Kwid is claimed to offer a leading mileage of 22.89kmpl.

Renault Kwid

Model Price 

Renault Kwid

INR 2.67 – 4.94 Lakh

 – Maruti Suzuki Alto K10

Maruti Alto K10 comes with a K10B motor. It is based on a multi point fuel injection system. It is claimed to offer approximately 19.78 Kmpl of mileage under city conditions and nearly 20.06 Kmpl on highways.

Maruti Alto K10

Model Price 

Maruti Suzuki Alto K10

INR 3.30 – 4.15 Lakh