SUVs seem to be the new trend in India and if you are looking to buy one for yourself, you ought to read this article because here we will take you through the top 10 best SUVs under 20 Lakhs available in India. We will tell you about the detailed specs of each car on the list and help you choose the best one for yourself. Before starting off with the list, we would like to inform you that we have included SUVs with different seating capacities so choose the best one for yourself depending upon your needs. Let’s get started!
Starting our list with an SUV which is due for a major facelift/update this year, the Mahindra XUV500 forms one of the most liked SUVs under 20 Lakhs in its already existing form also. With a 2.2-litre 4 cylinder diesel engine that generates 153Bhp along with a mileage of almost 15kmpl, Mahindra XUV500 forms a complete package of what you need and expect from an SUV. Perfect for a city drive and offroading as well. The current version of the Mahindra XUV500 starts at Rs. 15.94 Lakhs and goes up to 20 Lakhs for the top-end variant.
Another Indian SUV that is still loved by all the SUV lovers. Just to inform you, the Scorpio is also getting a major update anytime soon. We have spotted the new upcoming Mahindra Scorpio many times on the road and we highly await its arrival in India. The current generation of the Mahindra Scorpio is available in 5 variants which are available at a starting price of 11.99 Lakhs (ex-showroom). Under the hood, this SUV has got a 2.2-litre 4-cylinder engine which generates 138bhp. This is one of the highest-selling cars among SUVs under 20 Lakhs.
Talk about SUVs and we have Mahindras back to back! Well, the all-new Thar needs no introduction we guess. You can take it wherever you want to! A true off-roader, Mahindra Thar comes with great possibilities and capabilities. This one comes with two engine options and you can also select from hard and soft top options. Mahindra Thar will cost you around 15 Lakhs for the top-end variant which is why it is among the SUVs under 20 Lakhs.
Tata Safari / Harrier
The legend is back! The all-new Tata Safari has already hit the dealerships and we guess it was one of the most awaited SUVs in India. Although it looks quite similar to the Tata Harrier there are many things that the audience expect from the new Tata SUV in town. This SUV packs a 1998 cc engine under the hood that generates 167.3Bhp. Talking about the Harrier, it has got the same engine but is a 5-seater SUV. Both of them are here on our list of SUVs under 20 Lakhs.
MG Hector / Hector Plus
Morris Garages – a brand which gained swift popularity in India. Currently, they have 4 cars in their lineup out of which 2 are here on our list of the best SUVs under 20 Lakhs in India. We are talking about the Hector and the Hector Plus. Both of these 5 and 6 seater SUVs have got the same engine which generates 167Bhp. Both of them come loaded with a host of features which make them stand out from everyone else in the market.
With a 1.3-litre turbocharged petrol engine available churning out 154Bhp, this SUV really stands out for the price range it comes at. It is the most powerful SUV in its segment and you can bet that you are not getting more power in any other car for this price. This is why the Nissan Kicks is on our list of the best Indian SUVs under 20 lakhs!
Fact: It is bigger than Creta in all dimensions so you might check it out if you like it big!
The 2020 Hyundai Creta – The Ultimate SUV! (As they address it) is also a good option among SUVs under 20 Lakhs. You get a panoramic sunroof and a host of other features as well. Talking about the engine and transmission, you get a turbo petrol engine coupled to DCT! What else do you need under 20 Lakhs! The Hyundai Creta also forms a great option to choose among the SUVs under 20 Lakhs.
Hyundai Creta’s sibling – the Kia Seltos also stands among the best SUVs under 20 Lakhs. Although this one has not received that criticism that the Creta has faced due to its out of the box design. With the exact same engine options as the Hyundai Creta under the hood, this Korean SUV has really taken over the Indian market like a storm!
The American SUV. The Jeep Compass is addressed as the legend unlike any other! The Jeep Compass is one of the best SUVs currently available in the market. Talking about the engine options, a 2-litre 4 cylinder diesel and a 1.4 litre 4 cylinder petrol engine provide the most value for money. This SUV is high on performance and features and definitely deserves to be on our list of SUVs under 20 Lakhs.
Last but not least, on our list of SUVs under 20 Lakhs, we have the Renault Duster. The turbo version of this SUV was launched at the Auto Expo 2020 and we guess it is one of the best machines that the brand has made to date. About the engine and power, the Renault Duster can cost you around 15 Lakhs for the top-end variant which is why it is here on our list of SUVs under 20 Lakhs!
These are the top 10 best SUVs under 20 Lakhs that may be your next pick! Share this article with all those looking to buy an SUV anytime soon. And don’t forget for all your car needs, you can always trust us. Download the GoMechanic App Now!