Sports Utility Vehicle or SUVs are the pride rides of their owner. You can take these powerful machines to any terrain even off roads they will be faithful and will give you an adventure ride. The main features that an SUV serve is a powerful engine, impressive ground clearance, and a muscular look which adds to the personality of its owner. But with so much of power one has to compromise with the fuel efficiency. The SUV having a powerful engine are not so good when it comes to mileage. This feature takes them away from the large section of mileage conscious buyers. Motor companies are trying hard to evolve an engine that is fuel-efficient and powerful at the same time. So far they are successful up to some extent and came up with Most Fuel Efficient SUV in India 2016. We are providing you a list of the five top most fuel-efficient SUVs available in the market.
Maruti Vitara Brezza
Maruti Vitara Brezza is among the top fuel-efficient SUVs available in the market. This Maruti brand SUV claims the mileage of 24.3 Kmpl, which is the maximum mileage claimed by any SUV maker in India. With all the advanced accessories and sharp sports look, Maruti Suzuki Vitara is definitely a first choice of mileage conscious buyers.
Engine: 1248cc, DDis200 Diesel engine
Power: 88.5 bhp
Mileage: 24.3 Kmpl
Price: 7.0 to 9.7 Lakh (Ex-showroom price)
1Ford Eco Sport
Ford Eco Sport is available in both Petrol and Diesel variant. The reliable 1498cc engine with a 100 PS power along with the 200mm ground clearance ensures smooth and comfortable drive. The SUV gives the maximum mileage of 22.27 Kmpl in Diesel variant and 18.88 Kmpl in Petrol variant. There is a broad range of models in this SUV; please check the specification before making up your mind.
Engine: 1498cc (Both Diesel and Petrol)
Power: 99 bhp
Mileage: 22.27 Kmpl
Price: 7.36 Lakh to 9.24 Lakh (Ex-showroom price)
This seven seater compact SUV is perfect for a whole family. In just two months of its launch, it has gone beyond ten thousand bookings. It has competition from Renault Duster and Hyundai Creta but about space interior and accessories; this SUV stands apart.
Engine: 1498cc, 1.5Li-DTEC Diesel engine (Petrol version also available)
Power: 98.6 bhp
Mileage: 21.9 Kmpl (for Diesel version)
Price: 8.8 Lakh to 13.0 Lakh (Ex-showroom price)
Hyundai Creta is the best option for the buyers who don’t compromise with the class. This SUV has a strong 1582cc engine that generates 126.2bhp power. The engine is not that fuel-efficient with so much of power. The price is also a little higher in the range of compact SUV. Nevertheless, it has six airbags and a lot of accessories along with the striking looks that make it a good option for people who want to look powerful like this SUV.
Engine: 1582cc, 1.6L CRDi VGT engine (available in Petrol version also)
Power: 126.2 bhp
Mileage: 17 Kmpl
Price: 9.2 Lakh to 14.5 Lakh (Ex-showroom price)
Nissan Terrano is one of the favorite cars of Nissan in the country. It has a robust body build, comfortable driving, and smooth interior. It gives a complete experience of an SUV. The things that go against it is the pricing, which is little higher than the other competitors and its look, which is quite similar to Renault Duster.
Engine: 1461cc, 1.5dci Diesel engine
Power: 108 bhp
Mileage: 19 Kmpl
Price: 10 Lakh to 13.2 Lakh (Ex-showroom price)