Small cars are quite popular in the Indian car market keeping in mind the middle class family. In a low budget, you can get a car with decent look and mileage, while the service does not cost too much. In this ARTICLE, know about four best low budget small cars  with their top advantages and disadvantages:  

Hyundai EON

With a mileage of 22kmpl Hyundai Eon is economical but the starting price is little higher than others in the segment

Recently, Hyundai has introduced its small car EON by adding some new features. The company has included a new Sports Edition in this car. The Sports Edition of EON is available with the ERA Plus and Magna Plus SE variants of its 800 cc model.



There is no change in the look and interior of the car, though to make it smart, it has a 6.2- inch touchscreen AV infotainment system. Apart from this, the car comes equipped with roof rails and side molding. But its design may be changed.

No doubt, the Hyundai EON is the most stylish car of its segment, which comes with excellent quality and good space. Moreover, this car is available in 800 cc and 1.0- L petrol engine. This car gives a mileage of 22 kmpl. The price of the Hyundai EON ranges between Rs. 3.32 lakh and Rs. 4.57 lakh. All prices are ex- showroom, New Delhi. 

Advantages of Hyundai EON

  • Economical
  • Performance

Drawbacks of Hyundai EON

  • Need newness in look
  • Comparatively Higher Base Model Price

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is has everything a budget car needs to have but its look needs an urgent update

The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is still the best- selling small car in the country, although after the arrival of the Datsun Redi-GO and the Renault Kwid, there has been a slight drop in sales of this car. The look of the car is nice, however its design needs to be changed. Besides, the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 has a seating capacity of ??5- passenger, but only four people can sit easily in this car.

The 800 cc engine in this car - which produces 47 bhp of power at 6000 rpm and 69 Nm of torque at 3500 rpm - is better in terms of performance. This time, the company has increased the mileage of Alto 800 by 9 per cent so that the car now returns a mileage of 24.7 kmpl. The ex- showroom price of the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 in New Delhi starts at Rs. 2.49 lakh.

Advantages of Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

  • Low Cost
  • Performance
  • Economical
  • Low Maintenance

Drawbacks of Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

  • Need a major change in design

Datsun Redi-GO

Datsun-Redigo is a low price car with spacious interior but suffers from poor after sales service

The Datsun Redi-GO is a nice looking car. The space is good in the car, nevertheless the company has done cost cutting in some parts. Its 800 cc engine generates 53 bhp of power @ 5678 rpm and 72 Nm of torque @ 4388 rpm. The car gives a mileage of 25.17 kmpl. In addition, its AC works well in the summer. The ex- showroom price of the Datsun Redi-GO starts at Rs. 2.38 lakh in Delhi.  

Advantages of Datsun Redi-GO

  • Lucrative Cost
  • Nice look and style
  • Spacious Interior
  • Good Performance

Drawbacks of Datsun Redi-GO

  • Poor After sales service
  • Cost cutting in some parts

Renault KWID

Renault Kwid cool SUV look coupled with better space and mileage is a good option but it also suffers from poor after sales service

The Renault KWID looks like a SUV and at the same time it has decent features and because of them the car has performed well in its segment. The car is still on the waiting period. Its 800 cc engine model is very much liked so far, whereas it has been also launched with 1 litre engine. Its 800 cc engine produces 53.2 bhp of power @ 5678 rpm and 72 Nm of torque @ 4386 rpm. The car delivers a mileage of 25.17 kmpl.

The front design of the car is very impressive, though there is no attraction in its rear. The cabin of the Renault KWID looks great and has many good features but, nonetheless the touch screen entertainment navigation system is superb. The ex- showroom price of the Renault KWID starts at Rs. 2.64 lakh in New Delhi.  

Advantages of Renault KWID

  • Stunning mini Compact SUV look
  • Spacious
  • Excellent mileage
  • Nice Performance

Drawbacks of Renault KWID

  • Base Price model is costly
  • After Sales Service is poor