Top 10 Best CNG Cars In India
|SR NO.||10 Best CNG Cars||PRICE (Rs.)|
|1||Maruti Suzuki Alto 800||4.33 Lakhs|
|2||Maruti Suzuki WagonR||5.25 Lakhs|
|3||Maruti Suzuki Ertiga||8.95 Lakhs|
|4||Maruti Suzuki Eeco||4.95 Lakhs|
|5||Hyundai Santro||5.84 Lakhs|
|6||Hyundai Grand i10 Nios||6.64 Lakhs|
|7||Hyundai Aura||7.28 Lakhs|
|8||Maruti Suzuki Celerio||4.41 Lakhs|
|9||Maruti S-Presso||4.84 Lakhs|
|10||Bajaj Qute||2.83 Lakhs|
CNG cars are popular in our country, but no one is working on them except for a few companies,the biggest of which is the lack of infrastructure for CNG cars currently available in the country. However, it is also worth noting here that after the new emission norms are implemented in the country, the search for alternative fuel sources is going on. So let see Best CNG Cars In India.
- 1 Top 10 Best CNG Cars In India
- 2 FAQ – 10 Best CNG Cars
Top 10 Best CNG Cars In India
Maruti Suzuki Alto 800
Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is the cheapest CNG car in India, with prices starting from Rs. 4.33 lakhs. This model has an 800cc engine that generates power of 40hp and torque of 60Nm. This 3-cylinder engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission, while CNG mode claims a mileage of 31.59 km / kg.
Maruti Suzuki WagonR
Maruti Suzuki WagonR also receives a BS6 standard CNG kit earlier this year and is powered’s by a 1.0-liter, 3-cylinder, K-series engine that generates 58hp power and 78Nm torque. The CNG kit is available in the base LXi trim of the car. The price of the Maruti WagonR CNG starts at Rs 5.25 lakh. The company claims that this car gives a mileage of 32.52 km / kg.
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is the only 7-seater MPV in India currently available with a factory-fitted CNG kit. The Ertiga is powered’s by a CNG kit with a 1.5-liter engine, which generates 91hp of power and 12Nm of torque. The company claims that this engine gives a mileage of 26.08 km/kg and also has a 10 kg gas tank. The Ertiga is available in CNG VXi trim and priced at Rs. 8.95 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Maruti Suzuki Eeco
Maruti Suzuki Eeco is the longest running model with a CNG engine. The Eeco CNG has also recently upgrads to BS6 standards. The offer has a single 5-seater variant and prices at Rs 4.95 lakh, ex-showroom. The CNG tank is 11 kg and with a 1.2-liter G12B engine generates 62hp power and 85Nm torque. The company claims that this car gives a mileage of 20.2 kmpl.
Hyundai has also introduced its flagship hatchback Hyundai Santro in India with a CNG kit that generates 58hp power and 85Nm torque with a 1.1-liter engine. The company claims that this CNG Edition gives a mileage of 30.48 km/kg. Prices of this car start from Rs. 5.84 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Hyundai’s Hyundai Grand i10 Nios in India is also available with a CNG option and is powered by a 1.2-liter engine, which generates 67hp power and 94Nm torque. It is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. This car also has a 10 kg CNG tank, while its prices started from Rs 6.64 lakh (ex-showroom).
The Hyundai Aura launch in India early in the year, replacing the Accent. This car has got a 10 kg CNG tank. The car also gets a 1.2-liter engine like the Nios, which generates 67hp power and 94Nm torque. It mates to a 5-speed manual gearbox. It prices at Rs 7.28 lakh (ex-showroom).
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio has just launch a few months back. The 998 cc engine is provided with a manual transmission in this vehicle. This 998 cc engine is capable of generating 58.33bhp at 6000rpm power and torque of 78Nm at 3500rpm.It is capable of delivering a mileage of 30.47 km / kg. The car prices started from 4.41 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Maruti Suzuki has launched the CNG variant of its mini SUV S-Presso. The S-Presso-CNG petrol variant starts at Rs 4.84 lakhs (ex-showroom). S-Presso builds on the company’s Heartect platform. It has a 998 cc engine with manual transmission. This 998 cc engine is capable of generating [email protected] power and 90nm @ 3500rpm torque. The car gives a mileage of 31.2 km / kg.
The country’s leading automobile manufacturer Bajaj Auto has recently launched the country’s first quadricycle Bajaj Qute in the domestic market. Its CNG variant prices at Rs. 2.83 lakhs. The Bajaj Qute looked like a car but it is a quadricycle and due to this the company has used a single cylinder DTS-i engine of 216 cc capacity in it.The CNG variant generates power of 10.9 Bhp and torque of 16.1 Nm. Its CNG variant offers a mileage of 43 km / kg.
FAQ – 10 Best CNG Cars
Is CNG car better than petrol?
However, in the early years, the price of petrol cars gave both diesel and CNG options in the long run due to lower selling prices, interest and maintenance costs, lower fuel costs and better mileage. LPG is also better than petrol in terms of lower fuel costs, but it offers lower mileage.
How many CNG cars are there in India?
“Currently, the existing CNG stations in India support a total of 30 lakh CNG vehicles and we are below global standards,” said NRI Consulting and Solutions Partner Ashim Sharma.