#1 Hyundai Verna SX Petrol
Among the most powerful cars in India under 10 lakhs, 1591 cc Hyundai Verna SX Petrol occupies the top spot. The sedan has a 1.6L petrol engine which can output 123 BHP power and 151 Nm torque.
The Verna SX Petrol has an ARAI claimed mileage of 17.7 km. This car has 6-speed gearbox attached to the engine. .Its price (ex-Showroom) is 9.99 Lakh.
Engine Power: 123 BHP power and 151 Nm torque
Price: Rs 9.99 Lakh
Mileage : 17.7 km/l
#2 Ford Figo Petrol Titanium AT
The 1497 cc Ford Figo Petrol Titanium AT is the 2nd most powerful budget car in India in our list. The car uses 1.5l Ti-VCT Petrol Engine which outputs 121 BHP power and 150 Nm of torque.
The 6-speed gearbox enabled Figo Petrol Titanium AT engine delivers 16.3 kmpl mileage. The 3-cylinder engine Figo’s price (ex-Showroom) is 8.1 Lakhs.
Engine Power: 121 BHP power and 150 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 8.1 Lakh
Mileage : 16.3 km/l
#3 Mahindra XUV 300 Diesel
Mahindra also offers a powerful 1.5L turbocharged engine in the diesel variant of XUV 300. This engine outputs 115 BHP power and 300 Nm torque. This powerful compact SUV is enabled with 6-speed manual gearbox.
The XUV 300 mileage in 1.5L diesel variant is 20 kmpl and has 1497cc engine displacement. Its starting price (ex-Showroom) is 8.49 Lakh.
Engine Power: 115 BHP power and 300 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 8.49 Lakh
Mileage : 20 km/l
#4 XUV 300 Petrol
The recently launched compact SUV XUV300 by Mahindra had a 1.2L turbocharged petrol engine. The displacement capacity of XUV 300 petrol engine is 1197cc. This engine produces 110 BHP power along with 200 Nm torque.
The compact SUV is available with a 6-speed gearbox and delivers 17 kmpl of mileage. Its price (ex-Showroom) is 7.90 Lakhs.
Engine Power: 110 BHP power and 200 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 7.90 Lakh
Mileage : 17.0 km/l
#5 VW Polo GT TDI
Volkswagen Polo GT’s diesel variant also has a 1.5L engine which outputs 110 BHP power and 250 Nm torque. The engine in this car is attached to the 5-speed gearbox.
The 1.5 L diesel variant has a mileage of 19.91 kmpl. Its price is Rs 9.72 lakhs at the showrooms.
Engine Power: 110 BHP power and 250 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 9.72 Lakh
Mileage : 19.91 km/l
#6 Mahindra Thar CRDE
Mahindra Thar CRDE outputs 105 BHP power and 247 Nm torque. It uses 4 cylinders 2.5-liter NEF TCI-CRDe Engine which can gain a top speed of 154 KM/h. It can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in just 15.8 seconds.
The Thar engine has a displacement of 2498cc. It delivers a mileage of around 13 kmpl. Thar’s price (ex-Showroom) is 9.49 Lakhs.
Engine Power: 105 BHP power and 247 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 9.49 Lakh
Mileage : 13.0 km/l
Polo GT Tsi is another powerful car in India under 10 lakhs. This hatchback has a 1.2L TSI petrol engine which outputs 105 BHP power and 175 Nm max torque.
This car has 7-speed automatic gearbox which is of DSG/DCT type. Its showroom price begins from 9.50 Lakhs.
Engine Power: 105 BHP power and 175 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 9.50 Lakh
Mileage : 17.21 km/l
Nissan Kicks is the latest car from the company’s stable in India. It has a 1.5L h4K series petrol engine which can output 106 PS power and 142 Nm torque. The four cylinders Nissan Kicks petrol has 1498cc of displacement.
The 2WD new car variant from Nissan has 5-speed manual transmission and is available at a showroom price of Rs 9.55 lakhs.
Engine Power: 106 PS power and 142 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 9.55 Lakh
Mileage : 14.23 km/l
Maruti Baleno RS where RS stands for Roadsport is the powerful avatar over the standard version. It has a 1.0L turbocharged engine which generates 100.57 BHP of power and 150 Nm torque.
This Baleno’s engine is mated to 5-speed manual transmission. The powerful performance comes from the light-weight body frame which MSIL has shifted most of its car in recent years. Its showroom price begins from 8.76 Lakhs.
Engine Power: 100.57 BHP power and 150 Nm of torque
Price: Rs 8.76 Lakh
Mileage : 21.1 km/l
Going by the above list we can deduce that in terms of value for the price, Mahindra XUV 300 (Rs 7.90 lakhs/ 110 BHP) can be the best buy when searching for the most powerful cars in India under 10 lakhs in 2019.
Likewise, Hyundai Verna SX Petrol happens to be the most powerful but comparatively more expensive. On the other hand, in terms of the power+mileage combo, Baleno RS can be the best buy with 100.57 BHP power and impressive 21.1 km/l mileage.