5 Best Hatch Back Cars for India 2014
The hatchback segment in India become a tough competitive field with cars like Chevrolet Beat, Hyundai i10, i20, Volkswagen Polo, Ford Figo, Toyota Etios Liva, Fiat Punto, Nissan Micra etc. In 2014 there is a wide variety of hatchback coming to India they are really affordable for the middle class people with Pocket friendly budget.
The main facelifted version going to hit soon includes 2014 Chevrolet Beat facelift and 2014 Volkswagen Polo Facelift and 2014 Honda New Jazz. Datsun Go is a new brand under the badge of Nissan is another much awaiting launch. 2014 Honda Jazz is expected to some good work than the earlier version for the company. Maruti Suzuki Celerio launched recently at the 2014 auto expo is the hot among the list with its special features.
Updated On 13/2/2014: The 2014 auto expo brought wonderful vehicles in all segments from the trusted manufacturer. The hatch back four wheeler segment also witnessed unbelievable products like the Maruti Suzuki Celerio. If you have a plan to buy a new hatchback family car for 2014 wait little more to choose the best one. The much awaiting models are Maruti Suzuki Celerio, 2014 Chevrolet Beat facelift, Datsun Go Hatchback, 2014 Volkswagen Polo Facelift , Tata Bot which is the 2014 Tata Indica Vista Facelift, 2014 Honda New Jazz by the customers.
List of 5 Best Hatch Back for 2014
- Maruti Suzuki Celerio
- 2014 Chevrolet Beat facelift
- Datsun Go Hatchback
- 2014 Honda New Jazz
- Tata Bolt – Tata Indica Vista Facelift
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
Maruti launched the much awaited Celerio at the 2014 Auto Expo. It is available in petrol engine option only. Total 6 variants are available. All models are packed with a 998cc, K10B, Aluminum Petrol engine gives 67 Bhp @ 6000 rpm power and 90 Nm @ 3500 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated with 5 Manual gears in manual variants and in automatic variants it is equipped with 4 Automatic gears too.
The Celerio is fuel efficient and it gives 23.10 kmpl mileage in highway and 16.00 kmpl in highway from the manual variant. Base model comes with features like Front Disk, Rear Drum brakes, MacPherson Strut suspension, Rear Seat Belts, AC, Tinted Glass, Folding Rear Seats etc. Only top models like Celerio ZXi and Celerio ZXi Option have Airbag, ABS, Fog Lamp, Power Windows, Rear Defogger,Buttons/Controls on Steering etc.
Maruti Celerio Price in India: Rs. 3,90,000 to Rs. 4,59,000/- (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)
Tata Bolt – Tata Indica Vista Facelift
Tata Bolt is an upcoming powerful hatchback from the Tata in 2014 for India. The car recently unveiled in Motor show.It will available in two variants, diesel and petrol. The Tata Bolt Petrol packed with a 1.2-litre Revotron Turbo engine which churns out 84 BHP @ 5000 rpm power and 140 NM @ 1750 rpm torque on ride. The engine mated with 5 Manual gears transmission in both models.
The Tata Bolt Diesel powered by the 1248cc, Quadrajet engine. It can produce 74 Bhp @ 4000 rpm power and 190 NM @ 1750 rpm torque on ride. 5 person can travel comfortably in this hatchback. The Bolt have a 44.00ltrs fuel tank, power steering, front disc brakes, rear drum brakes etc. The suspension used is Independent McPherson type.
Tata Bolt Price in India (Ex-showroom, Delhi): Rs. 6,00,000/- to 7,00,000/- (Expected)
2014 Chevrolet Beat facelift
Chevrolet Beat hatchback is one of the best selling model of the GM company. At the 2014 auto expo the company unveiled a facelifted version of the famous beat hatchback. The new launched updated Beat priced Rs 4.06 lakh to Rs 6.10 lakh in ex Showroom-Delhi. The booking for new facelifted beat started. Exterior modified with clear glass headlamps, fog lamps with chrome surrounds and revised front grille. Interior remains unchanged rather than a steering mounted audio controls.
Safety features improved with front dual airbags, (ABS) and electronic brake distribution (EBD) facilities. It is available in LPG (2 trims ), petrol ( four trims ) and diesel ( four trims) engine options. Powering the Beat new model is the same four cylinder 1.2 litre petrol engine in petrol and LPG variants. This engine makes 80PS of power and 108Nm of torque. The Diesel variants are powered by the 1.0-litre three pot which churns out 150Nm of torque and power of 58PS.
Chevrolet Beat facelift Price in India: Rs 4.06 lakh to Rs 6.10 lakh (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)
Nissan Datsun Go hatchback from the company will widen the portfolio. It is recently showcased at the 2014 auto expo. This hatch back will available in market by next year starting itself. The car Looks Stylish and sporty with 13 inch steel wheels, new headlight cluster, sharp edges, side turn indicator, front radiator grille, fine bonnet, body colored door handles, external rear view mirrors, “Datsun” logo, bumper etc. 1.2litre Engine will power this car. Engine will offer 1200cc displacement, 75Bhp power and 104Nm torque on ride.
It will be available in both diesel and petrol versions. The diesel versions will carry a higher price tag than the petrel variants and may have additional features too. Hoping for a fuel efficient engine will give you around 18kmpl mileage. Comfort and Safety Features will vary based on choice but we expect it will be packed with power windows. Ac, power steering, music system, rear wiper, rear defogger, central lock, good braking and suspension features for ensuring a safe and comfort drive.
Nissan Datsun Go Price in India: Rs. 3.5 lakhs to 4.5 lakhs (Expected)
2014 Honda New Jazz
The new 2014 Honda Jazz launched at the 2014 auto expo. It features flexible cargo capability and fun-to-drive character with spirited new styling. Honda’s new global design philosophy – EXCITING H DESIGN!!! is the main attraction of this car from exterior. New jazz features special engines based on ‘Earth Dreams’ technology. The 2014 jazz powered by 1.2-litre, i-VTEC petrol engine using in Brio and Amaze which makes 87bhp, with a torque of 110Nm @ 4800rpm on ride.
The 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel mill makes 100PS and 200Nm also. The new 2014 Honda Jazz features power steering, audio system with front and rear speakers, USB, Aux-in, FM and CD/MP3 player, electrically adjustable rear view mirrors, climate control unit, front and rear power windows etc. Added special features are G-CON technology with ECU, ABS with EBD etc.
2014 Honda Jazz Price: Rs. 7,56,455/- (petrol) Ex-Showroom, Delhi