5 of 6 Affordable September Launches Are SUVs: From Honda Elevate to Tata Nexon Twins

By Aquib Nawab

Car Models

Honda introduces the Elevate mid-size SUV, priced from Rs 10.99 lakh. Bold design, Indian manufacturing, and 1.5L engine with 121 PS power.

Honda Elevate

MG Astor

MG Astor Blackstorm debuts at Rs 14.48 lakh, showcasing unique blacked-out design, red calipers, and JBL speakers. Options include 1.5L and 1.3L engines.

Tata Motors reveals 2023 Nexon facelift, from Rs 8.10 lakh. Modern exterior, 10.25-inch touchscreen, and new 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.

Tata Nexon Facelift

Tata Nexon EV Facelift

Tata Motors unveils 2023 Nexon EV facelift, priced Rs 14.74 lakh - Rs 19.94 lakh. With exterior updates, it offers a 12.23-inch touchscreen and V2V/V2L charging.

Hyundai India introduces i20 facelift, starting at Rs 6.99 lakh. Updates include a new grille, LED headlights, dual-tone interior, and Bose 7-speaker audio.

Hyundai i20 Facelift

Citroen debuts in India with the C3 Aircross, the most affordable compact SUV at Rs 9.99 lakh. Features a 1.2L turbo petrol engine with 110 PS power.

Citroen C3 Aircross

SUVs maintain their dominance in India's auto market, meeting consumers' evolving preferences with a range of affordable options.

Market Trends

Intense competition in the auto industry for SUV dominance, offering diverse designs, features, and prices to cater to customer preferences.


Indian consumers now have a wide array of affordable SUVs to choose from. Key factors influencing their decisions include design aesthetics, features, and the reputation of the brand.

Consumer Choices