While planning to buy a new car, the initial costs, fuel mileage and features are a sure thing to check for. But the car will need regular maintenance in order to run smoothly. And this is what is known as the after-sales cost of the car. So, it is really necessary to have a look at the maintenance cost of the car in order to keep your expenses in check. Worry not, we have gathered a list of 10 low maintenance cars for you. See, always by your side! All the prices listed below are for basic service from GoMechanic, your trusted car care partner.
Note: Prices for the GoMechanic Basic Car Service Package mentioned below are for the Petrol variant of the car and applicable only in Delhi. To know the basic service cost of your car in your city, please visit GoMechanic.
The successful hatchback from Ford, the Figo comes with 2 engine options: a 1.2-litre petrol engine capable of producing 94hp of power and 119Nm of torque and a 1.5-litre diesel engine with 98hp of power and 215Nm of torque. It has a very unique design and a plethora of features to offer.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Ford Figo (P): ₹2,499.
Maruti Suzuki S-Presso
MSIL launched the S-Presso in October 2019 and the Indian audience has shown great interest in this micro-SUV. S-Presso currently rivals the Renault Kwid in the Indian market. You get a decent design with a really great and efficient engine. The S-Presso comes feature-packed inside the cabin which will make every journey a memorable one for first-time buyers. It is powered by a 1.0-litre petrol engine which produces 73.75hp of power and 90Nm of torque. Maruti Suzuki is known for its low maintenance cars and S-Presso is no exception.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Maruti Suzuki S-Presso (P): ₹2,699.
At the beginning of this fateful year, when everything seemed to be normal, Hyundai launched Aura, a compact sedan. It comes with 3 engine options, 1.0-Litre Turbo GDI Petrol (98.63hp of power and 172Nm of torque), 1.2-Litre MPI Petrol (81.8hp of power and 114Nm of torque) and 1.2-Litre Ecotorq Diesel (74hp of power and 190Nm of torque). All the engines have manual as well as automatic transmission at the offer.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Hyundai Aura (P): ₹1,999.
One of the best selling MPVs in India, if you are looking for low maintenance cost and low initial cost, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is your car. It comes equipped with a 1.5-litre K15B smart hybrid engine which churns out 103hp of power and a peak torque of 138Nm. It also comes packed with ample space and basic features.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* Maruti Suzuki Ertiga (P): ₹2,899.
Hyundai Grand i10 Nios
Hyundai i10 Nios is the latest generation of one of the most famous hatchbacks by Hyundai, the i10. There are 3 engine options with the Grand i10 Nios. First one is the 1.2-litre Kappa petrol engine which churns out 81hp of power and 113Nm of torque. The 1.2-litre U2 CRDi diesel engine, on the other hand, produces 74hp of power and 190Nm of torque. And the third one is the 1.0-litre turbo GDi petrol engine which produces 98hp of power and 172Nm of torque. Hyundai is known to load the cars with features and Grand i10 Nios is no exception. The hatchback comes equipped with adequate engine options and a list of good features.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Hyundai Grand i10 (P): ₹2,199.
The latest generation of Nexon has got two engine options. A 1.2-litre turbocharged Revotron engine and 1.5-litre turbocharged Revotorq engine. The Revotron engine produces 118.3hp of power and a peak torque of 170Nm. The Revotorq, on the other hand, is capable of generating 108.4hp of power and 260Nm of torque. Talking about power and fuel efficiency, Tata Nexon gets a really good start. And to add to its glory, Nexon was India’s first car to score a 5-star rating at the Global NCAP crash test.
The Tata Nexon also comes loaded with a plethora of engines Cruise control, digital instrument cluster, electric sunroof, TPMS and much more. The coupe inspired aerodynamic shape makes the Nexon simply elegant to look out for. At the front, it has got bold LED DRLs, tri-arrow design front grille, rain-sensing wipers, auto headlamps and much more. At the rear, it has got the signature LED taillights. With this much to offer, you might be thinking that the service is going to cost a lot.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Tata Nexon (P): ₹2,999.
Renault Kwid doesn’t really give you that feeling of an entry-level car. It has an SUV stance and the facelift has got a beefy appearance. The front profile of this car doesn’t fail to impress at all. Talking about the drive quality, the engine is responsive and the overall experience is really great. There is an option to choose between the peppy 1.0-litre engine or the fuel-efficient 0.8-litre engine. Be it the initial cost or the service cost, Renault KWid has got all covered.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Renault Kwid (P): ₹2,699.
It is one of the best selling Hondas in the country. It has got two engine options to offer: A 1.2 Litre engine provides 88Bhp and 110Nm torque and a 1.5-litre diesel outputs 99bhp and 200Nm of torque. Honda Amaze has a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. It comes with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support. Amaze also has cruise control, LED position lamps and a shark fin antenna to name some other features.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Honda City (P): ₹2,899.
The all-new 2020 Honda City is all set to take on its rivals with its all-new look and features. The new updated mid-size sedan will come equipped with a more powerful 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated petrol unit with an expected power output of 121bhp with 155Nm of peak torque which is almost 10Nm higher torque than the previous-gen model. Feature-wise new City sedan will support a brand new instrument cluster set to replace the quite-pathetic Honda DigiPad, that comes featured in the current-gen City. The new City now gets a large touchscreen infotainment system compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Moreover, wireless charging, updated centre console and driver assistance programs will also feature in the car.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Honda City (P): ₹2,999.
Last year, Mahindra also launched it’s first 5-star at Global NCAP rated car, the Mahindra XUV300. What’s more interesting is that it was the first Indian car to get a 4-star rating for child safety, which none other cars till now have been able to achieve. This offering from Mahindra gets two engine options: a 1.2-litre turbo-petrol engine which produces 108hp of power and the best-in-class torque of 200Nm and a 1.5-litre turbo-diesel engine which produces 115hp of power and 300Nm of torque.
Mahindra XUV300 boasts a plethora of first-in-class safety features such as 7 airbags, all-4 disc brakes, front parking sensors and heated ORVMs. Other than these, it is also equipped with ABS with EBD, ESP with roll-over mitigation, front and rear fog lamps, ISOFIX mounts and Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). And in addition, it also has first-in-segment dual-zone fully automatic temperature control. It also gets a first-in-segment Smart Steering System. And after all these at the offer, this car still remains a low maintenance car.
GoMechanic Basic Service Cost* for the Mahindra XUV300 (P): ₹2,999.
*Prices mentioned are subject to change