Hatchback is a design specific term given to an automobile that contains a cargo space behind the passenger cabin, which is accessed through a flip-up window or a tailgate. Generally, these vehicles are four seaters and very few are five seaters.
This hatchback design is very popular in the mid size car segment especially in India. Hatchback cars are more preferred than any sedan.
Following are some Hatchback Car Models in India. The Price range given below shows minimum price for basic model and the maximum for the higher versions
Chevrolet – Aveo-U-VA : The New Chevrolet U-VA is upgraded and is now available with new and improved safety features and gives you more space than competitor cars in the same segments.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,87,962 to Rs. 5,39,062
Chevrolet Beat : The Chevrolet Beat is now integrated with a powerful engine, which is S-TEC II, 1199cc DOHC, that delivers 80.5 Ps of power and 108 Nm of torque. The upgraded features include tubeless tyres, power steering, silver roof rails and rear spoiler
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,34,990 to Rs. 4,56,447
Chevrolet Spark : With a very high style quotient Chevrolet Sparks will surely grab your attention. The new headlamps and round taillights are a few exciting features worth mentioning. The headlight and taillight design gives it a unique and a distinctive look.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,01,275 to Rs. 4,48,249
Fiat Palio Stile : As announced by Fiat in recent India Today’s issue that the New Fiat Palio Stile will be now coming in two petrol engine options i.e. Palio Stile 1.1 (in three versions- SL, SLE, SLX) and Palio Stile 1.6 (Sport).
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,34,449 to Rs. 4,60,820
Fiat Palio Stile Multijet : The Fiat Palio Stile Multijet comes with extra power & mileage, reduced noise & emission.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 4,30,048 to Rs. 4,88,607
Fiat Grande Punto : Grande Punto is another stylish Italian car designed by Giugiaro (a famous designer)and Fiat Style Centre. The Subtle and flamboyant looks make this car a “Zara Hat ke” type.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 4,03,893 to Rs. 6,63,690
Ford Figo : The first small car in India by Ford, the Figo, comes with an extra boot space plus an additional and a stand out feature which is not expected in a small car i.e.“speed-sensing volume control.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,49,900 to Rs. 5,42,111
Hyundai Getz Prime : The 2010 Hyundai Gets Prime will be coming with some new Euro- chic style features, upgraded interiors and a refined SOHC engine.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,78,024 to Rs. 5,97,587
Hyundai i10 : If we say that all good thing come in small packages, it won’t be wrong in i10’s case. It is a small car packed with some very innovative and advance features. It is small but a symbol of luxury.
Ex-Showroom Price: Rs. 3,31,700 to Rs. 5,70,095
Hyundai i20 : The luxurious and premium five door hatchback car from Hyundai is i20. The car is powered by a 1.2 litre Kappa engine and is available in seven different colors. Equipped with as many as six airbags and the Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS) and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) features, the i20 is the safest car in its segment.