Maruti Suzuki is said to be the market leader and similarly the vehicles of this company are also performing. But there are also Tata and Renault in the list which are offering the best vehicles in the hatchback segment at affordable prices.
Customers can buy these vehicles at low price
Entry-level cars form the bread and butter segment for auto manufacturers in the country. Over the years, the entry-level segment has been a significant contributor to overall sales, most recently when the utility vehicle segment and B-segment have emerged as major contributors to overall sales. Although the entry-level segment sales have declined significantly in the recent past, it still contributes significantly to the cumulative sales every month.
The iconic Maruti Suzuki Alto is the market leader and holds the record for being the best selling entry-level car in the country. Back in June 2021, the Indian automaker sold 12,513 units of Alto in the country. The company sold 7,298 units in the same period last year, registering a 71 per cent increase in sales in the previous month. Improvement in consumer sentiments and easing of lockdown norms in the last month can be attributed to this significant increase in sales.
The vehicle is powered by a 796cc three-cylinder engine that generates 47bhp at 6,000rpm and 69Nm at 3,500rpm. The CNG version generates 40bhp at 6,000rpm and 60Nm at 3,500rpm.
Another popular name in this segment is Tata Tiago which emerged as the second bestseller in the segment with 4,881-unit sales in June 2021 as compared to 4,069-unit sales in the same period last year, thereby increasing the sales by 20 per cent. increase was recorded. The Tata Tiago is powered by a 1.2-litre Revotron engine that generates 84bhp at 6,000rpm and 113Nm at 3,300rpm. This engine comes with a five-speed manual transmission.
Renault Kwid secured the third position in June 2021 with sales of 2,161 units. However, last month the sales of Kwid declined by 11 per cent as compared to 2,441 units sold in the same period last year. The Kwid was the company’s best-selling model last month. The Kwid is available in two petrol engine options. The 799cc engine generates 53bhp at 5,678rpm and 72Nm at 4,386rpm. The 1.0-litre variant generates 67bhp at 5,500rpm and 91Nm at 4,250rpm.
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