Connected car technology is the next big thing in the Indian automobile industry. Almost all leading manufacturers are now equipping their best-selling models with an added feature of connected car tech, allowing users to enjoy a plethora of connected car features directly from their smartphones. But if you think that this feature is only for the premium range vehicles, you are wrong! Here are 7 hatchbacks under 10 Lakh rupees that offer connected car tech.
Ford Figo – Rs 5.82 – 8.37 Lakhs
The most affordable vehicle in Ford’s brilliant lineup in India, the Ford Figo is one capable hatchback and we mean it. Not only is the Figo a fun to drive vehicle with superb driving dynamics and a capable engine, but it also comes with Ford Pass; Ford’s connected car technology. Despite its price, Ford offering its connected car tech onboard the Figo is a testament to Ford’s commitment to providing the best-in-class driving experience.
Ford Freestyle – Rs. 7.27 – 9.02 Lakhs
With no direct competitor to match the Freestyle, it is the sole king of the crossover hatchback segment. With SUV inspired style and attire, the Freestyle can take on challenges without breaking a sweat. And adding to an already exceptional package is the Ford Pass Connected Car Technology feature that makes the Freestyle smarter than ever before.
Volkswagen Polo GT – Rs. 9.99 Lakhs
The performance-oriented avatar of the supremely capable Volkswagen Polo, the GT trim of the Polo brings in pure TSI power, auto transmission, sporty additions and the super cool Volkswagen My Volkswagen Connect technology. With My Volkswagen Connect features like service history, anti-theft alarm geo-fencing and much more can be accessed all through a smartphone!
Hyundai i20 – Rs. 6.85 – 11.34 Lakh
The latest iteration of the iconic i20, not only brings in looks to die for but also ample comfort and convenience features that makes the vehicle all the more exciting and worth it. Amongst some of the key features is the inclusion of Hyundai’s Blu Link connected car technology that offers more than 50 connected car features.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno – Rs. 5.98 – 9.30 Lakh
It’s good looking, it’s efficient and it is also smart. The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is indeed one of India’s most loved hatchbacks. With an efficient mild-hybrid powertrain and ample comfort features, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno also comes with Maruti Suzuki’s Suzuki Connect feature that lets users enjoy advanced telematics solutions straight from their smartphone.
Maruti Suzuki Ignis – Rs.4.95 – 7.36 Lakh
Another great hatchback, and one of India’s finest pseudo SUVs, the Ignis is a capable offering from the house of Nexa. Equipped with ample premium features such as LED headlamps, smart play infotainment and much more, the Ignis too brings in the Suzuki Connect technology that makes the entire package even more attractive.
Tata Altroz – Rs. 5.79 – 9.55 Lakhs
The gold standards of premium hatchbacks, the Altroz isn’t just one of the safest hatchbacks but is also one of the most equipped and fun to drive hatchbacks. And adding up to an already attractive package is Tata’s iRA connected car technology that offers as many as 27 connected car features that can be operated from a smartphone anytime, anywhere!
So these were 7 great hatchbacks under 10 Lakhs that offer connected car technology onboard. Stay Pinned to the GoMechanic Blog for everything automotive.