Top 5 Best SUVs Launched at Indian Auto Expo 2016 – New Delhi
1. Maruti Vitara Brezza
Maruti Vitara Brezza SUV showcased at the Auto Expo 2016 new Delhi. Country’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL) come in diesel and petrol engine options. Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol versions powered by 1373 cc DOHC engine. This makes 91.1 Bhp @ 6000 rpm power and 130 Nm @ 4000 rpm torque on ride.
Maruti Vitara Brezza diesel model powered by 1248 cc DOHC engine. The engine makes 88.8 Bhp @ 4000 rpm power and 200 Nm @ 1750 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated with same 5-Speed Manual Gearbox. Remaining safety, comfort and convenience features are same.
This 5 seater offers 2 rows and 5 doors. Brakes used is the Disc front brake and Drum Rear brake. Maruti Vitara Brezza features alloys, tubeless tyres, One Touch Triple Turn Signal, Steering Mounted Controls, Keyless Entry, Power Steering, Rear Defogger, Engine Start/Stop Button, Rear Washer & Wiper, Cruise Control, Power Window etc.
Maruti Vitara Brezza Price in India: Rs 7 Lakh Onward (Approx)
2. Hyundai Tucson
The new Hyundai Tucson showcased at the 2016 Indian auto expo and this will be launched soon India. Price for the Hyundai Tucson will be around Rs 18 Lakhs. This is said to be the second coming in India as the original Tucson launched over a decade ago in the country.
Hyundai Tucson powered by 2.0-litre engine. This engine is efficient and makes 136PS of peak power and 373Nm of peak torque on ride. Engine may mated to 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed automatic for smooth transmission. XUV500 and the Tata Hexa are the main rivals.
Hyundai Tucson Price in India: Rs 18 Lakh Approx
3. BMW X1
The All-new X1 SUV is the second-generation vehicle powered by a diesel engine. BMW X1 made with hot-formed high-strength steel and aluminium. Main rivals are Mercedes-Benz GLA and Audi Q3. You can choose from two distinct design schemes – M Sport and Design Pure Excellence.
BMW X1 in its new avatar looks more SUV than a jacked-up estate. This measures 4,439mm in length, 1,821mm in width and 1,598mm in height. BMW X1 offers you more cabin space and more wheelbase. Engine of the car mated to eight-speed automatic gearbox and supports xDrive all-wheel drive.
The new BMW 7 Series comes in two diesel variants. These are the BMW 730Ld Design Pure Excellence and the BMW 730Ld M Sport. There is two petrol variants:- BMW 750Li Design Pure Excellence and the BMW 750Li M Sport.
BMW X1 Price in India: Rs. 22 lakh onward
4. Mercedes Benz GLC
Mercedes Benz GLC has just unveiled at the 2016 auto expo in India.This luxury SUV made its Indian debut through this show. Official launch of the car will be in mid-2016. This GLC previously known as GLK based on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.
Mercedes Benz GLC looks hot and measures 4,656mm long, 1,644mm high, 2,096mm wide. There is wheelbase of 2,874mm and luggage capacity of 550 litres (seats folded, 1,600 litres). It has a free-standing display, touch pad for navigating, Mercedes’ COMAND infotainment system and ARTICO leather upholstery.
Mercedes Benz GLC Price in India: Rs 40 lakh Approx
5. Honda ‘BR-V’
The much awaited Honda BR-V SUV recently showcased at Indian Auto expo 2016. Honda BR-V Compact SUV is a perfect looking 7-seat crossover vehicle. Technically, Honda BR-V Compact SUV powered by an efficient 1.5-litre i-VTEC engine. This engine is ‘new’ 6-speed manual transmission or a continuously variable transmission (CVT) for smooth ride.
Special features of the Honda BR-V Compact SUV are High ground clearance, Large roof rails standard for all grades, 16 inch aluminum alloy wheels and well Connected LED taillight design in C-character. Safety and comfort of passengers well assured with the Dual front SRS airbags, ABS, EBD etc.
Honda ‘BR-V’ Price in India: Rs 8 Lakh Onward