There is now no doubt about the fact that Indian car buyers love SUVs. Given the pathetic conditions of most of our roads, and keeping in mind the fact that most SUVs offer a really commanding road view, which becomes very useful while making your way through heavy traffic, SUVs make a lot of sense. The practicality of a SUV is simply hard to ignore. What’s even greater is the fact that SUVs now stand at par with comparable sedans in terms of passenger comfort, refinement and features. If you are thinking of getting an SUV for yourself and that too a reasonably priced one then there are quite a bunch of options you have to choose from. Here is a list of our Best SUVs in India 2017 from every segment of the mainstream market.
- 1 Best SUVs in India 2017
- 1.1 Best SUV in India 2017 – Maruti Vitara Brezza
- 1.2 Best SUV in India 2017 – Ford EcoSport
- 1.3 Best SUV in India 2017 – Hyundai Creta
- 1.4 Best SUV in India 2017 – Tata Hexa
- 1.5 Best SUV in India 2017 – Isuzu D-Max V-Cross
- 1.6 Best SUV in India 2017 – Ford Endeavour
- 1.7 Best SUV in India 2017 – Toyota Fortuner
- 1.8 Best SUV in India 2017 – BMW X1
- 1.9 Best SUV in India 2017 – Top 8 SUV Cars with Prices
Best SUVs in India 2017
Best SUV in India 2017 – Maruti Vitara Brezza
|Price||Rs 7.49 Lakh to Rs 9.96 Lakh|
|Engine||1.3-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder|
|Max. Power||89 BHP|
|Peak Torque||200 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||24.29 KMPL|
Undoubtedly the best SUV in India in the range of Rs 7-9 lakhs, the Maruti Vitara Brezza is a great all-rounder that is currently the only SUV in India’s largest car maker- Maruti’s fleet. The Vitara Brezza is priced aggressively has a spacious cabin, great features and comes with the peace of mind that Maruti products offer. Due to a considerably bold exterior and customized paint jobs from the manufacturer itself, the Brezza has a very good presence on the road. As of now, the Vitara Brezza is available only with a 1.3 L Diesel engine. However, a Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol launch shouldn’t be too far away in the offing.
Best SUV in India 2017 – Ford EcoSport
|Price||Rs 7.30 Lakh to Rs 11.00 Lakh|
|Engine||1.5-litre NA 4-cylinder Petrol, 1.0-litre 3-cylinder Turbocharged Petrol, 1.5-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder|
|Max. Power||110 BHP, 124 BHP, 99 BHP|
|Peak Torque||140 Nm, 170 Nm, 205 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||15.85 KMPL, 18.9 KMPL, 22.27 KMPL|
The Ford EcoSport is a very well-sorted car that has made it to our list of Best SUV in India 2017. The Ford EcoSport has a lot of things which helps it make it to our list. For beginners , its 1.0 3-cylinder EcoBoost engine is really a powerful motor. Adding to this, due to a well-tuned suspension, the EcoSport is also great in the corners. After the latest price cuts, the EcoSport is now even a better value for money SUV. Apart from this, there are reasons like the Ford’s ever improving after sales service, which makes the EcoSport a really compelling buy.
Best SUV in India 2017 – Hyundai Creta
|Price||Rs 10.00 Lakh to Rs 13.00 Lakh|
|Engine||1.4-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel, 1.6-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel, 1.6-litre NA 4-cylinder Petrol|
|Max. Power||89 BHP, 126 BHP, 121 BHP|
|Peak Torque||220 Nm, 260 Nm, 151 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||21.38 KMPL, 19.67 KMPL, 15.29 KMPL|
The Hyundai Creta is undoubtedly the most compelling SUV in its segment. Thanks to it’s powerful yet fuel efficient set of engines, great features, bold design and the wide service network of Hyundai India, the Creta is a great buy in its segment. Available in both Diesel and a Petrol engine, along with a choice of petrol and automatic engines, there’s a Creta variant available for everyone!
Best SUV in India 2017 – Tata Hexa
|Price||Rs 12.00 Lakh to Rs 17.60 Lakh|
|Engine||2.2-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel|
|Max. Power||148 BHP, 154 BHP|
|Peak Torque||320 Nm, 400 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||17.6 KMPL|
The Tata Hexa no doubt the best product from Tata till date. It comes with a 2.2-litre Turbo Diesel engine that is available in two state of tunes. The Hexa also comes with options of automatic transmission and all wheel drive. In short, the Tata Hexa ticks almost all the right boxes if you’re looking for a medium-sized premium SUV.
Best SUV in India 2017 – Isuzu D-Max V-Cross
|Price||Rs 12.79 Lakh|
|Engine||2.5-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel|
|Max. Power||134 BHP|
|Peak Torque||320 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||12.4 KMPL|
To be honest the V-Max isn’t exactly an SUV but is a twin cab Pick-up. That said, in India, it is being promoted as a lifestyle offering which offers all that a typical SUV does along with a large loading area which gives it credentials of a pickup truck. The V-Cross has macho looks, so much that one would want one for its looks alone! It is powered by a 2.5-litre Turbo Diesel engine. There’s also a 4WD, which makes the V-Cross a capable even off the road.
Best SUV in India 2017 – Ford Endeavour
|Price||Rs 25.26 Lakh to Rs 31.50 Lakh|
|Engine||2.2-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel, 3.2-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel|
|Max. Power||158 BHP, 197.2 BHP|
|Peak Torque||385 Nm, 470 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||12.62 KMPL, 10.91 KMPL|
The Ford Endeavour is one of the most favorite in our list of Best SUVs in India here. The latest Endeavour is available with 2.2 and 3.2-litre engine options. Also, it is available with optional automatic transmission and 4-wheel-drive system. It has a really long list of features and provides great cabin comfort. There is a great improvement over the previous Endeavour and definitely worth the asking price. Quite easily the most compelling buy in this list.
Best SUV in India 2017 – Toyota Fortuner
|Price||Rs 26.66 Lakh to Rs 31.60 Lakh|
|Engine||2.7-litre NA 4-cylinder Petrol, 2.8-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel|
|Max. Power||164 BHP, 175 BHP|
|Peak Torque||245 Nm, 420 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||10.01 KMPL, 14.24 KMPL
The Toyota Fortuner has been the undisputed champion of its segment since a long long time now. The Fortuner is on sale with a choice of a Petrol and a Diesel engine, in its latest generation. Four wheel drive as well as an option of an automatic transmission is available on the Diesel variant. The new Fortuner looks really a class apart and offers great comfort in its cabin. It carries over all the strengths of its predecessor and offers all of them in a much more modern way.
Best SUV in India 2017 – BMW X1
|Price||Rs 31.00 Lakh to Rs 42.00 Lakh|
|Engine||2.0-litre Turbocharged 4-cylinder Diesel|
|Max. Power||190 BHP|
|Peak Torque||400 Nm|
|Fuel Mileage||20.68 KMPL|
The BMW X1 is without doubt the most expensive SUV in our list here. With its M Sport variant costing around Rs 42.00 Lakh, the X1 is an expensive SUV. That said, you do get a capable Bavarian beast that is not just only as comfortable as its sedan siblings, but is fairly capable off the road as well.
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Best SUV in India 2017 – Top 8 SUV Cars with Prices
|Best SUVs in India||Price|
|Maruti Vitara Brezza||Rs 7.49 Lakh to Rs 9.96 Lakh|
|Ford EcoSport||Rs 7.30 Lakh to Rs 11.00 Lakh|
|Hyundai Creta||Rs 10.00 Lakh to Rs 13.00 Lakh|
|Tata Hexa||Rs 12.00 Lakh to Rs 17.60 Lakh|
|Isuzu D-Max V-Cross||Rs 12.79 Lakh|
|Ford Endeavour||Rs 25.26 Lakh to Rs 31.50 Lakh|
|Toyota Fortuner||Rs 26.66 Lakh to Rs 31.60 Lakh|
|BMW X1||Rs 31.00 Lakh to Rs 42.00 Lakh|
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