SUVs continue to be one of the hottest-selling segments in the Indian automotive market with almost all major OEMs launching one at regular intervals. But instead of opting for the latest and greatest, SUVs/MUVs can also be experienced in their pre-owned glory, saving you worth lakhs in depreciation and buying costs. So here are the 8 best SUVs you can buy as a pre-owned car.
While the all-new Mahindra Scorpio N has taken over the market by storm, the charm of the OG and classic Mahindra Scorpio hasn’t been affected at all. The glorious body-on-frame chassis design of the Scorpio sets it apart from others making the Scorpio a highly desirable model in the used car market. For a budget of Rs. 15 Lakhs, 2016 to 2019 models of the SUV can be easily acquired.
The SUV that took Mahindra to greater heights, the XUV 500 is still considered to be the best-selling Mahindra SUV in the mainstream market. With aggressive looks, power-packed performance and spacious interiors; the XUV 500 was and continues to be the perfect family car. For about 15 Lakhs, the XUV 500 can be easily brought home in its 2015 to 2019 versions.
The SUV that is known to clock in lakhs and lakhs of kilometres without breaking a sweat, the Toyota Innova is hailed as one of the best MUVs in the market, giving its users the perfect blend of modernity, practicality and space. In the used car market, the Innova is quite a star, and thanks to its durable build quality the SUV can be easily brought home in its 2014 to 2017 trims.
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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
The practical, affordable, spacious and efficient SUV/MUV from the house of Maruti Suzuki, the Ertiga has seen massive success ever since it was launched. This is the reason why the car is abundantly available in the used car market. For a budget of 15 lakhs, what makes the Ertiga so special is the fact that it can be brought home in trims as latest as 2021.
The classic heavy-duty SUV, the Mahindra Bolero has been the choice of many for years. Known for its durable build quality, power-packed engine, and highly practical approach, the Bolero can literally go the distance taking on anything that the road throws in the way. For a budget of 15 lakhs, the Bolero can be had even in trims as latest as 2021.
The classic cult from the house of Ford, the Endeavour has had a legacy of its own. Locking horns with the Fortuner forever, the Endeavour was indeed one of the most preferred full-size SUVs in India before Ford decided to leave the Indian shore. Nonetheless, due to a large number of Endeavours still in the pre-owned market, one can enjoy classic Endeavour models (2012 to 2015) and experience the true power, utility and performance of the SUV for a budget of under 15 lakhs.
“Baith Pajero Me, Tera Happy Birthday Manayenge”. The car that is a cult in itself, when it comes to capable pre-owned full-sized SUVs under 15 lakhs, the Pajero deserves a mention. Still hot in the pre-owned market, the Pajero sells like hotcakes, thanks to avid Mitsubishi fans that know what the SUV is capable of. Hailed to take on tough roads like a boss, the Pajero is now exclusive only to the pre-owned market.
Tata Safari OG
A legacy, a cult, and a legend, the Safari is called many names. But the bottom line is in fact that the Tata Safari is undoubtedly one of India’s most loved SUVs. And no matter whether you like the new Safari or not, the old one is a treasure you will surely cherish. Available solely to the pre-owned market, the old and classic Tata Safari, and even Safari Storme and Safari Dicor are SUVs, that one can enjoy for under 15 lakhs from the used car market.
So these were 8 great SUVs that can be brought home from the used car market. Stay pinned to the GoMechanic blog for everything automotive.
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