If you are looking for a sub-Rs. 11 lakh sedan with loads of features, what car should you buy? This CarToq compilation will answer just that question for you! Take a look at the top three feature rich sedans.
Hyundai Verna SX (O)
1.6 Petrol MT (Rs. 9.20 lakh), 1.6 Petrol AT (Rs. 9.93 lakh), 1.6 Diesel MT (Rs. 10.53 lakh)
The top-end Verna variant, SX (O) comes loaded with side and curtain airbags, speed sensing door locks, chrome outside door handles, smart key with illuminated start/stop button and leather upholstery. It also features automatic climate control, front dual airbags, rear disc brakes, 2 DIN MP3 player with aux-in and USB, Bluetooth connectivity and four speakers with tweeters. Also read: 7 reasons why the new Verna is popular for its gadgets and features
The Verna SX (O) comes with two engines: the 1.6-litre engine puts out 121.36 Bhp of max power and 155 Nm of max torque while the 1.6-litre VGT diesel motor puts out 126.33 Bhp of peak power and 260 Nm of max torque. Both the engines are offered in manual as well as automatic transmission. The ARAI-certified mileage for the 1.6 litre petrol motor manual variant is 17 Kmpl and that of 1.6 litre diesel motor manual variant is 22.32 Kmpl.
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Overall, the Verna has good power on tap and with a lightweight body it is also quicker than some of its rivals. Besides, the Verna is backed by Hyundai’s reliable sales and service network. Hence, if you are looking for a powerful, stylish sedan with features, go for the Verna.
Ford Fiesta Titanium Plus
1.5 Petrol MT (Rs. 8.99 lakh), 1.5 Petrol AT (Rs. 9.86 lakh) and 1.5 Diesel MT (Rs. 10.15 lakh)
The Ford Fiesta’s Titanium Plus variant is loaded with cruise control, reverse parking sensors, Bluetooth connectivity, voice controls, electrically foldable ORVVMs, automatic climate control, front dual airbags, ABS with EBD, turn indicators on ORVMs and alloy wheels.
The Fiesta comes in two engine options a 1.5 TiVCT Petrol and a 1.5 TDCi Diesel. The 1.5-litre petrol motor puts out 108.46 Bhp of maximum power and 140 Nm of torque; it is mated to a 5-speed transmission and has an ARAI mileage of 17 Kmpl. The 1.5-litre diesel engine puts out 89.7 Bhp of maximum power and 204 Nm of maximum torque. It is mated to a 5-speed transmission and gives a mileage of 23.5 Kmpl as per ARAI ratings. Also see: Ford Fiesta Automatic video review!
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The Fiesta is a driver’s car with spot on ergonomics and exhibits great handling too. The Fiesta is comfortable for four passengers but the rear seat space is a bit cramped for a third passenger. If you are an enthusiastic driver, looking for a feature-rich sedan, go for the Fiesta.
Fiat Linea Emotion
Price: 1.3 Diesel (Rs. 9.35 lakh)
The Linea Emotion variant comes with features such as automatic headlamps, rain sensing wipers, premium leather upholstery, double folding rear backseat and R16 alloy wheels, ABS with EBD, dual front airbags, automatic climate control, Bluetooth and steering mounted audio controls.
The Linea Emotion variant is offered only in the diesel engine version. The Linea diesel is powered by a 1.3-litre MULTIJET diesel motor that churns out 92 Bhp of power and returns a claimed mileage of 20.4 Kmpl.
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The Linea boasts of great ride quality and handling characteristics. It feels solid to drive and inspires confidence to the driver even when the car is pushed to its limits. If you are looking for a gorgeous sedan with decent performance and comfort features, go for the Linea.