Reliability is what most of us look forward to having in our next car. However, you can be doubtful about which car could form the perfect companion in terms of reliability because there are so many options available in the market right now and you don’t get to know which car will actually deliver what the brand says. From our extensive service record data, we have noticed some cars with extremely high do readings and in today’s featured, we will take you through 10 super-reliable Indian cars that can last up to 2 Lakh kilometres!
Maruti Suzuki WagonR
This is no joke. We seriously have the Maruti WagonR on our list of reliable cars. Next time when you take a taxi, pay close attention to its odo reading and you will realise why we are saying so. WagonR, if maintained well is built to easily last around 3Lakh kilometres before you need an engine overhaul. We are not saying this randomly. Through our extensive customer data and my personal trip interviews with cab drivers made me buy this super-reliable fuel-efficient machine too!
Another one from India’s favourite auto brand. On our list of super reliable cars that last long. If you are confused between petrol and diesel, we are talking about the diesel variant here. It’s not that the petrol version won’t last long, it’s just that the diesel one would last longer! If you are the one who drives much and wants a super reliable used Swift, go for a diesel one. We guarantee you a 2Lac kilometre run without any problem. Just get it serviced timely. You know where to go!
WagonR’s oldest competition in the market, the Hyundai Santro is also one of the most reliable cars in the Indian market. Keeping aside the current generation, you would find the old Santro Xing in the used car market in abundant amounts. And among those cars, there are some gems which are in an extremely well-maintained condition and if you buy them, you will be delighted to know that Santro is also built to last. It would be difficult to state an exact 200k on this one but still, Santro counts as one of the most reliable cars in the Indian market.
Be it any generation of the Honda City, this car lasts long. This one lasts super long! This is why it is on our list of reliable cars that can guarantee you a 200k run on the odo. Honda is known for putting super refined engines under the hood and City is one of the most fuel-efficient Hondas that you would see in the lineup. This is why City forms the top-selling Honda in the country and the reliability factor just adds on to its value!
Maruti Suzuki Dzire
Although Maruti has now stopped selling Dzire as a commercial vehicle to withdraw its cab image, we have got to know from past experiences that Dzire can be a really good car when it comes to reliability. On our list of super reliable cars, we definitely have the Maruti Dzire because we have seen it live for lacs of km without any major issues. With that said, you can go for a Dzire if you are looking for a budget-friendly used car.
Toyota is the synonym for reliability. Isn’t it? In our list of reliable cars, we definitely needed to have a Toyota. So starting from the most affordable one, we have the Yaris here on our list. Most of you reading this already know Toyota and if you have already developed trust in Toyota, you know how long it lasts! You can even drive a Toyota to the 500k mark without any hassle! Yaris being among the most affordable Toyotas form the most important ones in the market too.
We know we haven’t got a facelift yet and we are not receiving it anytime soon, Volkswagen Polo still remains one of the most reliable cars in the Indian market. You can easily clock a 200k odo reading on your Polo. German cars are extremely reliable and provided that Polo is one of the cheapest Germans in town, it is the most value for money machine you can purchase.
Another Toyota which has been popular throughout its generations for being reliable. Innova was so widely sold that you would find an Innova at every taxi station near you. Well, it’s 2021 and today also, you can find every generation of the Toyota Innova running on the roads. Wondering how? One simple answer is reliability! This MPV is so reliable, that you can easily count on it for 500k km and even more if you maintain it well throughout the journey.
Talking of reliability, Renault is nowhere behind. You can have your hands on the Renault Duster if you are looking for a reliable car and don’t want to follow the crowd buying Maruti or Toyota. Renault Duster is also among those cars that offer you a great value for money and with Renault bringing in minor updates every now and then, Duster forms a really good pick for many people in the Indian market.
You would find this car in the list of top-selling cars almost every month. We guess reliability is one of the factors why people prefer buying this. Apart from fuel efficiency, vehicles like these need to be super reliable and should last long. Basically, this one is mainly for business needs so to get maximum profit you need reliability and long-lasting nature which will eventually lead to business profits. Therefore, among reliable cars, Maruti Eeco definitely needed a mention.