Upcoming New Cars in India in 2016 – 17

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The Indian automobile industry looks all set to get very busy in the coming years with a plethora of new car launches lined up. Around 30 new cars that could be hitting showrooms in 2016-17 ranging from a pocket-friendly INR 2 lakhs all the way up to INR 30 lakhs. New brands, new models from popular companies like Maruti and Honda , 2015-16 had it all. And here, we have compiled a complete list of all the new car launches that place this year. So take a look at all the new and upcoming cars in India 2016 headed your way and see if you can find something you might want to lay your hands on. Going by the list of upcoming cars in India 2016 we have here, it will be only right to say that there are some exciting times ahead of us.

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Upcoming Cars in India 2016 – 17 

MARUTI BALENO RS INDIA LAUNCH

Showcased alongside the Ignis concept, the Baleno RS is a hotter version of the popular Baleno hatchback. It packs a 110 bhp 1.0 L Boosterjet petrol engine. The concept showcased at the Auto Expo featured a body kit and a roof spoiler. It will be launched sometime during the festive season this year. The Baleno RS will rival fellow hot hatches such as the Volkswagen Polo GT and Fiat Punto Abarth.

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  • Expected Launch: Festive Season 2016
  • Expected Price: Rs. 8-9 lakh

RENAULT KWID 1.0 L AMT INDIA LAUNCH

Renault launched its Maruti Alto 800 rival last year and took the entry-level car market by storm! At the Auto Expo, the French car maker showcased new models of the Kwid equipped with a 1.0 L engine and 5-speed Easy-R AMT. The 1.0 L variant has already gone on sale. However, the AMT equipped version will make it to showrooms in the coming months.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 4.2-4.8 lakhs
  • Engine: 1.0 L Petrol with 5-speed AMT
  • Competition: Maruti Alto K10, Hyundai Eon
  • Expected Launch: October 2016

2016 VOLKSWAGEN VENTO FACELIFT INDIA LAUNCH

Volkswagen Vento will soon get another facelift. The 2016 Vento will get a new 1.5-litre Diesel engine and styling updates like a set of LED headlamps. The new engine, along with the styling updates, should infuse some freshness with the Vento. Our guess is that the 2016 Vento will be priced slightly lower than the current model.

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Volkswagen Vento with full LED Headlights at the 2016 Auto Expo

TATA TIAGO SEDAN [KITE 5] INDIA LAUNCH

Much like its predecessor, the Tata Indica, the Kite hatchback will also spawn a compact sedan which will be the replacement for the Indigo eCS. The Tiago sedan has been spotted testing on numerous occasions already.Front-end styling and interiors will be similar to the Kite hatchback whereas the rear might borrow design cues from the Zest sedan. The Tata Tiago sedan should have an aggressive price tag. The Tiago sedan could be a well-rounded car.

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Also See- 10 New Tata Cars Coming to India

TATA TIAGO SPORT LAUNCH

Tata could launch the new Tiago Sport by the end of this year. The Tiago Sport will be launched instead of the Bolt Sport. Powering the Tiago Sport will be a turbo’ed 1.2-litre three-cylinder petrol engine with around 120 PS. Styling changes will include a body kit, sportier alloy wheels and a larger end-can. The car could be lowered with a stiffened suspension.

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  • Expected Launch: By 2016-end
  • Expected Price: INR 6-7 lakhs

NEW HONDA BRIO FACELIFT INDIA LAUNCH

Honda hasn’t yet given up on the Brio. The cutesy li’l car is about to get a facelift for India. The Honda Brio facelift borrows its nose from the Amaze facelift and is already on sale in Indonesia. The new Brio facelift gets enhances looks and a few new features. The new Honda Brio facelift India launch could happen by October 2016. The updated car could have a starting price of INR 4.4 lakhs. Honda is already manufacturing the South Africa-spec Brio facelift in India. The 1.2-litre iVTEC Petrol engine will remain unchanged.

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  • Expected Launch: October 2016
  • Expected Price: INR 4.40-7 lakhs

MARUTI IGNIS INDIA LAUNCH

Maruti will launch the Ignis in India this year and showcased the same at the Auto Expo. The Nexa outlets will sell the Ignis Mini SUV. It will compete with the Mahindra KUV100. Powering the Ignis will be 1.2 L petrol and 1.3 L diesel engines. Price of the Ignis is expected to be in the INR 5.5-7.5 lakhs region. Some sources suggest the Ignis could be the replacement for the Ritz.

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Also See- 11 New Maruti Cars Coming to India | Maruti Baleno RS

TATA NEXON COMPACT SUV INDIA LAUNCH

Tata is busy readying the Nexon compact SUV for its market launch. The Indian car market has warmly welcomed the new range of Tata products. Their high levels of quality and equipment have been subject to high appreciation. And this compact SUV is likely to follow in the footsteps of the Tiago and the Zest and get eye-catching styling and decent levels of equipment.

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Also See: 10 New Tata Cars Coming to India

NEW HYUNDAI VERNA 2017 INDIA LAUNCH

The all new Hyundai Verna made its public debut recently. Subsequently, it’s expected to be launched here in 2017. The new Hyundai Verna 2017 has an even sharper design. It is also expected to bring in many more features. Engines are likely to be carried over from the current model.

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DATSUN GO CROSS INDIA LAUNCH

Datsun India is prepping the Go Cross for a 2017 launch. The Go Cross is based on the Go+ MPV and could share in plenty with the MPV version. It will have a 1.2-litre Petrol engine with a max. mileage of upto 20 KMPL. It will be more stylish than the Go+ MPV. Expect very competitive pricing.

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AUDI Q2 INDIA LAUNCH

Audi is expected to launch its Q2 in India by mid-2017. The Audi Q2 price in India could start at just Rs 23.00 Lakh. This will make the Q2 the cheapest Audi SUV in India. Engine options will include 1.4 Litre Turbo petrol and 2.0 Litre Turbo Diesel. Audi Q2 India Launch in 2017; Price 23 lakhs; Audi Q2 Specifications 2017-audi-q2-india-official-images-1

  • Estimated Price: INR 23-30 lakhs
  • Launch Date: Mid-2017
  • Engines:1.4-litre Turbo petrol, 2.0-litre Turbo Diesel
  • Competition:  NO Direct Rivals Yet!

RENAULT KAPTUR SMALL SUV INDIA LAUNCH

Renault is readying a small SUV that will slot in above the Duster and take the fight to the immensely popular Hyundai Creta. On sale in the Russian market, the Kaptur is more premium offering than the Duster and is slightly bigger in terms of dimensions as well. This new compact SUV share a fair bit with the Duster. The Captur competes with the Ford Ecosport in Europe and has managed to outsell the later comprehensively.

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TATA TIAGO AMT LAUNCH

The Tiago has been rather quick in establishing itself in the market. Now, Tata Motors is readying an AMT-equipped model to cash in on the fast increasing demand for automatic cars. The Tata Tiago AMT launch could happen by October this year. Prices could start at INR 4.60 Lakhs. Initially, Tata will introduce only petrol variants of the Tigao AMT. Diesel variants should arrive by early next year.

Tata Tiago AMT Automatic Price, Specifications, Mileage

CHEVROLET BEAT ACTIV INDIA LAUNCH

Showcased at the Auto Expo in February, Chevrolet will launch a crossover variant of the upcoming 2017 Beat under the Beat Activ moniker. Unlike other international markets, India will not get the latest generation of the Spark/Beat. Instead, GM will launch a heavily reworked version of the current car and will be offered in hatchback, crossover as well as compact sedan form.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 4.5-6 lakhs
  • Launch Date: Early 2017
  • Engines:1.2-litre petrol, 1.0-litre diesel
  • Competition: Tata Tiago, Hyundai Grand i10

Also See- Upcoming Small Cars in India

CHEVROLET ESSENTIA

The 2017 Chevrolet Beat will come in three body styles –  Hatchback, crossover and compact sedan. The compact sedan was also on display at the Auto Expo in February 2016 and is called ‘Essentia’. It will be cheaper than the current set of compact sedans on sale in India. Launch is likely to take place in early 2017.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 4.5-6 lakhs
  • Launch Date: Early 2017
  • Engines:1.2-litre petrol, 1.0-litre diesel

FIAT X3U INDIA LAUNCH (Rumour)

Internally known at the X3U, this compact SUV by Fiat will be introduced in India to take on the Ford Ecosport. Although Fiat currently sells the Avventura crossover in India, they are said to be working on an all-new compact SUV to compete with the plethora of launches that will be taking place in this particular segment in the coming years. The Fiat 500X could form the basis for this compact SUV, however, details are very scarce as of now. And it is possible that Fiat has shelved plans of introducing a new compact SUV in India.

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Fiat 500X (for representative purposes only)

CHEVROLET SPIN INDIA LAUNCH 

Chevrolet had earlier planned to launch the Spin MPV in India to take on the Ertiga and Mobilio and the Renault Lodgy. The Spin would have been Chevrolet’s third MPV offering in India after the Tavera and the Enjoy, both of which did not gain much popularity as personal mobility vehicles and were relegated to usage mainly in the taxi market. However, following a fall in demand for MPVs, GM India has shelved plans of bringing the Spin to India.

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HONDA CIVIC INDIA LAUNCH

Another one of the highly awaited of upcoming cars in India 2016 – 17, the Honda Civic will re-enter the Indian market by next year in the form of the latest generation Civic that was unveiled globally last year. Honda will, hopefully, address the issues of poor fuel economy and lack of a diesel motor that led to the company pulling the plug on the Civic in India a few years back.

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Also See- Honda Cars at Auto Expo 2016

NEW HYUNDAI TUCSON INDIA LAUNCH

Hyundai India showcased the new gen Tuscon at the Auto Expo 2016. The manufacturer plans to bring the Tucson moniker back to our car market before the end of 2016 and the new model will rival the likes of Honda CR-V. The new Tuscon will be positioned between the Santa Fe and the Creta small SUV.

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  • Engines: 1.7 litre Diesel, 2.0-litre Diesel
  • Competition: Honda CR-V

Also See-  9 New Hyundai Cars Coming to India

NEXT GEN TOYOTA FORTUNER INDIA LAUNCH

Toyota will launch the next generation of its popular Fortuner SUV by early next year. The new Fortuner has to be among the most highly awaited of all upcoming cars in India 2016. The Fortuner will be based on an all-new platform that promises to be lighter and more spacious and could also feature a much more aggressive looking exterior as evident from these images. It will get automatic and manual transmission options and an AWD system as well.

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NEW HONDA ACCORD INDIA LAUNCH

The Honda Accord was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo and will make a comeback to the Indian market this year. Initially, there will be no diesel option, the absence of which was a major factor in its withdrawal from the country, but it will come with a 2.4-litre petrol hybrid and will fight head-on with the Toyota Camry. The Accord will be available with a choice of a manual or a CVT transmission and a 1.6-litre diesel engine could also be offered at a later stage.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 25-30 lakhs
  • Launch Date: October 30, 2016
  • Engines: 2.4-litre petrol, 2.4-litre hybrid
  • Competition: Toyota Camry, Skoda Superb

TATA HEXA INDIA LAUNCH

The Aria crossover could never excite the car buying lot. However, Tata could soon change things with the Hexa. The Hexa is basically a reworked Aria that features a heavily revised design and more features. Tata has already made the design public and is expected to announce a launch date shortly.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 12 lakhs
  • Launch Date: October 2016
  • Engines: 2.2 litre Diesel
  • Competition: Mahindra XUV500

VOLKSWAGEN AMEO DIESEL LAUNCH

Volkswagen India launched the Ameo in June 2016. While it shares in plenty with the Polo, Diesel model of the Ameo  is yet to be launched. The Ameo Diesel will come with an updated version of VW’s 1.5-litre TDI. The Volkswagen Ameo Diesel launch could take place by the September-end, 2016. Volkswagen Ameo Diesel Price could be in range of INR 6.3 lacs-8.5 lacs.

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VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN

Volkswagen will launch its first SUV in India since the now defunct Touareg early next year. The Tiguan, which was on display at the Auto Expo, will come to India at a starting price of roughly Rs. 30 lakhs. It will employ a 2.0 L TDI Diesel engine that makes 190 PS and 400 Nm. A 7-speed DSG Automatic gearbox will be standard. It will rival the likes of the Hyundai Santa Fe and the upcoming Skoda Kodiaq and Nissan X-Trail SUVs.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 30-35 lakhs lakhs
  • Launch Date: Early 2017
  • Engines: 2.0-litre diesel
  • Competition: Hyundai Santa Fe

HYUNDAI GRAND i10 2017 FACELIFT

The Hyundai Grand i10 will soon receive a mid-life facelift. The upcoming 2017 Hyundai Grand i10 facelift will compete with the upcoming 2017 Maruti Swift. The 2017 Grand i10 could look a lot like the Euro-spec i10. It will also get re-tuned engine offering higher mileage. The 2017 Hyundai Grand i10 facelift should boast many new features as well.

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2017 MARUTI SWIFT

The Maruti Swift is about to enter the next generation. The 2017 Maruti Swift will be launched around the end of next year and will completely replace the current model. The next generation Swift is expected to be lighter and more feature-laden than the current model. Engines for the India-spec model could be carried over from the current model. However, the lighter platform guarantees higher performance, higher fuel mileage and higher crash protection. And oh, it looks really good too!

Also See – New 2017 Maruti Swift vs Current Model Swift 

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2017 MARUTI S-CROSS

Even the slow-selling Maruti S-Cross is about to get a makeover. From the looks of it, Suzuki has already readied the facelift for the S-Cross and our guess is that the updated model will make its debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Of course, the Maruti S Cross facelift is headed our way and it could be here by October-November, 2017. The S Cross facelift gets a more premium front-end along with possibly a host of new features. Also, it is expected to get a new Petrol engine.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 7.20-11.52 lakhs
  • Launch Date: October-November 2017
  • Engines: 1.5-litre Petrol, 1.3-litre Diesel, 1.6-litre Diesel
  • Competition: Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster

MAHINDRA TUV500

Mahindra seems to be working on a larger version of the TUV300 that will feature 3 rows of seats. Rumoured to be called ‘TUV500’, the SUV will rival the likes of Honda BR-V and will be positioned between the TUV300 and Scorpio. It could most of its bits with the TUV300 including the mHawk100 engine, features and interior design.

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CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER FACELIFT

Although the Chevrolet Trailblazer is not even a year old in the India market, GM is already planning to introduce a facelift. The new 2017 model Chevrolet Trailblazer features a new front fascia with sleeker headlamps and revised front bumper. The dashboard design is new and so is the instrument console setup. Prices could witness a small hike. Expect the Trailblazer facelift to come to India before the end of 2016.

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ISUZU MU-X

Isuzu will launch a replacement for the ageing MU-7 in India in early 2017. The upcoming MU-X will rival the likes of the Toyota Fortuner, Ford Endeavour and Chevrolet Trailblazer. We expect prices to start at around INR 23 lakhs for the base trim. Isuzu MU-X India launch could take place by the end of 2016 or early 2017. It is closely related to the Trailblazer as it uses the same platform.

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MARUTI SUZUKI JIMNY/2018 MARUTI GYPSY

According to some reports, Maruti will manufacture the next generation Jimny in India and could launch it India as the new Gypsy. If launched, the Jimny will become the only true-blue SUV in the sub-4 metre space. Launch will take place only in 2018.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 5.50 – 6.60 lakhs lakhs
  • Launch Date: Early 2018
  • Engines: 1.0 L Petrol
  • Competition: Mahindra KUV100, Maruti Ignis

NEW 2017 NISSAN MICRA

Another promising model among the upcoming cars in India 2016 is the next-generation Micra. The Micra’s international launch will happen in 2017. The new Nissan Micra 2017 could make its world debut at the Paris Motor Show in October, 2016. India launch date is yet to be finalized but the new car could come here in late 2017 The new Micra could cost roughly Rs. 6.5 lakhs (on-road) for base Petrol model. The higher price will be justified by the larger cabin, more features and a striking design.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 6.50 – 9.00 lakhs lakhs
  • Launch Date: Late 2017
  • Engines: 0.9-litre Turbo-Petrol, 1.2-litre Petrol, 1.5-litre Diesel
  • Competition: Maruti BalenoHyundai Elite i20

New Cars in India

FIAT AVVENTURA URBAN CROSS

Fiat has launched yet another iteration of the Punto hatchback in India called the Avventura Urban Cross. Showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo, the Urban Cross is essentially an Avventura sans the tail gate mounted spare wheel and other modifications. It shares its engines with the Avventura. Petrol models get the 140 PS version of the 1.4 L unit that also powers the Avventura by Abarth and Abarth Punto.

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TOYOTA ETIOS LIVA 2016 FACELIFT

The Etios Liva gets a new face and refreshed interior for the 2016 model year. Prices start at Rs 5.24 Lakh and the B segment hatchback continues to come with 1.2 L Petrol and 1.4 L Diesel engines. upcoming new cars in india 2016, 2017 - new toyota etios liva 2016-toyota-etios-liva-front-angle

TOYOTA PLATINUM ETIOS 2016 FACELIFT

The Etios has got another facelift. The new Toyota Platinum Etios gets a new nose and revised interior. It also boasts higher refinement. The new Platinum Etios is aimed at the private car buying lot. upcoming new cars in india 2016, 2017 - new toyota etios platinum 2016-red-official-images-front-angle

MAHINDRA BOLERO POWER PLUS

The rumoured mini Mahindra Bolero has been launched as the Bolero Power Plus. The Bolero Power+ gets new bumpers to duck under the 4-metre limit. It also gets a new front fascia. The new Bolero Power+ is as spacious as the regular Bolero. The Bolero Power Plus gets a new 1.5-litre Diesel engine. It offers a mileage of 16.5 KMPL.upcoming new cars in india 2016, 2017 - mahindra bolero power plus-images

  • Price: INR 6.59-7.25 lakhs
  • Engines: 1.5-litre Diesel

JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE INDIA LAUNCH

Fiat-Chrysler’s Jeep has just been launched in India. One of the first Jeep models to go on sale in India is the Grand Cherokee. The Grand Cherokee comes with a 241 BHP 3.0-litre Diesel motor mated to an eight-speed automatic gearbox. Features list include- Panoramic sunroof, heated and ventilated seats, sat-nav, parking sensors, reversing camera, an electric tailgate, bi-xenon adaptive headlamps and 20-inch chrome alloy wheels.

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  • Price: INR 93.6 lakhs onwards
  • Engines: 3.0 litre Diesel
  • Competition: Mercedes GLS, BMW X5

DATSUN REDI GO INDIA

The rather invincible Maruti Alto 800 has got yet another rival in the form of the new Datsun Redi Go. Launch at a starting price of INR 2.39 Lakhs, the Redi Go offers unbeatable value for money. Its crossover-ish looks combined with a fuel efficient engine might be enough to leave a sizable dent on the Alto’s sales performance. The Redi Go shares both its platform and engine with the Kwid but is priced even lower than its Renault-badged sibling. The Redi Go seems to be one really promising car.

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VOLKSWAGEN AMEO PETROL

Volkswagen launched the new Ameo compact sedan in July 2016. Positioned between the Polo and the Vento, the Ameo rivals the likes of Maruti Dzire, Ford Aspire, Hyundai Xcent and Tata Zest. The Ameo is also the cheapest sedan in VW India’s product portfolio. It boasts several segment first features including rain sensing wipers and cruise control. Prices start at Rs. 5.31 lakhs.

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HONDA BR-V INDIA

Honda ditched its plans to launch the HR-V in India after a study revealed that it would turn out to be too expensive for the market and is, instead, gave us an all new product based on the Brio‘s platform. The small SUV competes with the Hyundai Creta, Maruti S-Cross and Renault Duster and other such vehicles which. Engine and transmission options are shared with the Mobilio, as well as some components to reduce costs.

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TOYOTA INNOVA CRYSTA INDIA

Toyota‘s popular MPV, the Innova was recently launched in an all new avatar a few months back in the form of the Toyota Innova Crysta. Bigger and more premium than the current car, the 2016 Innova was showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo recently. The car gets edgier styling and will target premium mid-size sedans instead of entry level MPVs such as the Eritga, Mobilio, Lodgy, etc.

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  • Estimated Price: INR 14-21 lakhs
  • Launch Date: Launched
  • Engines: 2.8 L Diesel, 2.4 L diesel. 2.7 L Petrol
  • Competition: Renault Lodgy, Mahindra XUV500, Tata Hexa

TATA TIAGO INDIA

The Tata Tiago hatchback went on sale a few months back. The Tiago becomes the third all new product after the Bolt and Zest in TATA’s product portfolio. The new Tata Tiago is powered by a 1.2 L Petrol and a 1.05 L Diesel.

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MARUTI CELERIO DIESEL

Maruti launched the Celerio with the smallest diesel engine seen on a passenger vehicle in India last year. The indigenously developed 800cc motor produces around 46 bhp of power, which isn’t much, but the torque figure is sufficient for city conditions. The biggest trump card of the engine is its fuel economy, which is around 21 km/l in real world! Sadly, there’s no AMT option available as of now.

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NEW FORD FIGO

The latest generation Ford Figo was launched in the second half of last year, just months after the arrival of its compact sedan derivative. The new Figo is based on the Ka hatchback concept and the Figo concept which was showcased at the 2014 Auto Expo in Delhi. Ford hopes to emulate the current Figo’s success with its new baby.

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MARUTI SUZUKI VITARA BREZZA INDIA

Once the most awaited of the upcoming cars in India 2016, the just launched Maruti Suzuki has been giving the EcoSport a very hard time. It is available with only a diesel engine option as of now, which might not be as powerful as the EcoSport’s but the public doesn’t seem to mind that one bit as the compact SUV already commands a waiting period of 6-7 months.

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Also See- Maruti Cars at Auto Expo 2016

FORD ASPIRE INDIA

The compact sedan based on the new 2016 Ford Figo has been named as the Ford Aspire and was launched in mid-2015. Based on the Ford Ka+, the sedan is similar in design to the Figo concept from the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. It shares its engines, styling and interiors with the Figo. It takes on the likes of the Maruti Swift Dzire, Tata Zest, etc.

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NEW HONDA JAZZ INDIA

The latest version of the Honda Jazz hit Indian showrooms last year with a lower starting price than the previous version of the car. Honda has managed to keep costs lower by using high localisation levels. It has also added a Diesel engine to increase the appeal. However, the Jazz can’t match to the high levels of the i20.

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MARUTI SUZUKI NEW BALENO INDIA

Maruti Suzuki’s new hatchback brings back the Baleno name! Known internally as the YRA, this one competes with the likes of the Honda Jazz and Hyundai i20. The new Baleno is priced well too. However, it is not very exciting to drive.

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MAHINDRA TUV300 

The beloved Bolero UV gets a smaller sibling the form of TUV300, a sub 4 meter SUV that looks poised to become a best-seller. It is based on a hydroformed chassis and hence, has improved dynamics and reduced weight. The car is a blend of plain looks and modern additions such as a touchscreen infotainment system. This SUV competes with the Ford Ecosport and other compact SUVs that will launch in 2016. This car looks pretty rugged too.

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MAHINDRA KUV100 INDIA

After the launch of the new TUV300 , Mahindra came up with another compact UV. The KUV100 is a Mahindra’s take on the hatchback segment. It features SUV-like exteriors and comes with a 1.2 L petrol and a 1.2 L diesel engine. The design of this car is pretty uncommon.

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  • Engines: 1.2 litre Petrol, 1.2 litre Diesel

HYUNDAI CRETA INDIA

Hyundai has done well in the small SUV market by launching the Creta in India.The Creta looks good with its sharp headlamps, rising window line and smart wraparound tail lamps. Much like the China’s ix25, the Creta also gets features such as projector headlamps and LED daytime running lights. The Creta is a very sensible choice. It is currently the most popular car in its category.

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Also See- Hyundai Cars at Auto expo 2016

NEW FORD ENDEAVOUR INDIA

The Ford Endeavour got its replacement this year. The new Ford Endeavour is much more rugged and better looking. It feels more premium inside. You get 2.2 L Diesel or a 3.2 L Diesel engines. Transmission options include automatic and manual units. This one is a really good car.

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CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER INDIA

Chevrolet India launched a Toyota Fortuner rival in the form of the Trailblazer in 2015. This Chevy is bigger than its rival and is on sale at an attractive price. This car will soon get a new model. This new model looks more stylish and attractive.

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Upcoming Cars in India 2016, 2017 [FULL LIST]

Upcoming Cars in India 2016, 2017 Launch Date Price
Renault Kwid 1.0-Litre AMT June, 2016 INR 3.0-4.0 Lakhs
Tata Tiago Sedan September, 2016 INR 4.25-6.5 Lakhs
Maruti Ignis October, 2016 INR 4-7 Lakhs
Tata Nexon November, 2016 INR 7.00 -10.00 Lakhs
Renault Kaptur Late 2016 INR 7.00 -10.00 Lakhs
Chevrolet Beat Aktiv Early 2017 INR 4.50 -6.00 Lakhs
Tata Hexa July, 2016 INR 9.00 – 13.00 Lakhs
Honda Civic End 2016 INR 13.00 -15.00 Lakhs
New Hyundai Tucson September, 2016 INR 17.00 -20.00 Lakhs
New Toyota Fortuner November, 2016 INR 25 – 30 Lakhs
New Honda Accord Late 2016 INR 25- 30 Lakhs
Chevrolet Trailblazer Facelift Late 2016 INR 26 – 27 lakhs
Isuzu MU-X Early 2017 INR 23 – 27 lakhs
New Nissan Micra Late 2017 INR 6.50 – 9.00 lakhs
Maruti Suzuki Jimny/2018 Gypsy Early 2018 INR 5.50 – 6.50 lakhs

This is our list of new and upcoming cars in India 2016, 2017. Keep watching for more on upcoming cars in India 2016, 2017. Also watch out for more posts like the new and upcoming cars in India 2016 story that we have here. What do you think of this list of new and upcoming cars in India 2016, 2017? Do share your views on upcoming cars in India 2016, 2017 commenting below. Also, which these upcoming cars in India 2016, 2017 are you waiting?

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52 COMMENTS

  1. so 2 lacs to 4 lacs bitwin whical to Cary on 5 to 7 people’s with luggage ( family ) to power steering @ power full Aircondisan ? ? ? & smoll turning rediyas ? ? ?

  2. see last 3 years results of car sales in india which is negative. Now society has understood that investing in vehicles is dead investment but only the cost of pleasure of possession

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