5 Safest Small Cars Below 5.5 Lakh

By SiliconIndia   |   Friday, 23 November 2012, 11:47 Hrs
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Bangalore: Hatchbacks are very popular in India and is the most favorable car choice for an average Indian. Compact size of these cars, which are also pocket-friendly, is omnipresent in India especially in the crowded metros. For automotive manufacturers as well buyers, along with price affordability, safety is also a prime concern. Here are few safest hatchbacks available in India, which have a very stumpy cost as well, that is below 5.5 lakh, as listed by Zigwheels.com.



1. Maruti Suzuki A-star
Price – 4.64 Lakh



Maruti Suzuki A-Star or Suzuki Alto is a small car designed by Suzuki. Its USP is its low price and good fuel economy. This hatchback is also known as the Suzuki Celerio in some other countries. The Indian market version of A-Star comes in three variants - LXi, VXi and ZXi. The top model, ZXi Opt offers Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), airbags and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and is extremely cheap as well. All these features make this hatchback one of the safest and cheapest cars in India. The 1-litre engine provides a mileage of 19kmpl which is extremely wallet-friendly.



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