All time soaring price of the petrol and the contradicting rise in sales of cars has just left one option to exercise and i.e  a diesel car. With the continuously increasing popularity of the affordable diesel hatchback cars in India, a range of such options have also been rolled out in the segment by several automakers. Now, the point is which car you should buy for that should not only meet your fuel expense but offer some good looks with exaggerated power packed performance as well.

Here below are some options of famous hatchback cars in India between INR 5-8 Lac.

Hyundai Grand i10

The hottest property on the Indian roads nowadays is Hyundai Grand i10. Recently, it has become the first car to achieve the number of 1,00,000 in terms of sales. Grand i10 not only has the diesel model, but the LPG model as well if you really want to get an exclusive fuel-efficient car for you. The car has the decent features and power with its 1.0 Litre and 3-Cylinder engine.

Hyundai Grand i10

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Price – INR 4.4 – 6.5 Lac (Ex-Showroom)

Maruti Suzuki Swift

The Maruti Suzuki is the most common name in India if we’re talking about the cars, and if it’s about the fuel-efficient cars, then you just can’t ignore it at all. This car, broke all the records of advance booking before the launch and the trend is still the very same. It has the decent 1.2 Litre engine and the extremely urban looks to make it a good buy overall.

Maruti Suzuki Swift

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Price – INR 4.5 – 6.85 Lac

Volkswagen Polo

Now, if you’re looking for a car that should be dashing, powerful, practical, international and of course economic, then the Polo hatch is the best car for you and the great news is, that the new Polo Facelift is coming tomorrow with even more features and of course the better power machine as well. However, the price range is a bit high, but every single rupee does worth buying it.

Volkswagen Polo Facelift

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Price INR 5.5 – 8.4 Lac

Chevrolet Beat

The Chevrolet Beat has always been in the news for being a car which economical, fast, good-looking and a brand with a good reputation. The company has recently introduced the Manchester United special edition of the car as well. The car is a good choice for the city with moderate traffic and for people who specifically looking to buy a car under 6 Lac.

Chevrolet Beat

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Price – INR 4.05 – 6.07 Lac

Maruti Suzuki Celerio

After the Swift, the Celerio is another car by the Maruti Suzuki which has turned the table of fortunes for the company. It is also India’s first car with automatic transmission and delivers almost 30 km/h huge mileage. However, the power is not very much, but still could be regarded as one of the best cars available in the market.

Maruti Suzuki Celerio

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Price – INR 3.88 – 4.90 Lac


Though there are many others cars available in the market like Ford Figo, MS Wagon-R and others, but above are the best options according to as they can meet the demands of every single people out there looking for a good and handy diesel car.