Car Price Cuts After Interim Budget Announcement


Car price cuts have been, or are expected to be, announced after the Indian government announced a reduction on excise duty during the Interim Budget. In this article we list the new prices of cars/SUVs/MPVs as they are announced by the respective companies.


2014 Audi A4

Audi has announced a reduction in prices of the Q7, Q5, A4 etc. Large cars have received a 3% cut while SUVs get a 6% cut in excise duties.

Audi A4

The Audi A4 has seen a price reduction ranging from Rs. 70,000 to about Rs. 1.32 Lakh.

So the Audi A4 Premium 1.8 TFSI is now priced at Rs. 29.88 Lakh, it earlier cost Rs. 30.58 Lakh. The range topping Audi A4 Technology 3.0 TDI quattro is now priced at about Rs. 56 Lakh, it earlier cost Rs. 57.51 Lakh.

Audi Q5

The Audi Q5 Premium 2.0 TDI quattro is now Priced at Rs. 46 Lakh, it earlier cost Rs. 47.94 Lakh. The range topping Audi Q5 Technology 3.0 TDI qauttro is priced at about Rs. 59 Lakh it earlier cost Rs. 61.54 Lakh.

Audi Q7

The Audi Q7 Premium 3.0 TDI is priced at Rs. 58.34 Lakh, it earlier cost Rs. 61.18 Lakh. The range topping Audi Q7 Technology 4.2 TDI quattro is priced at Rs. 78.28 Lakh, it earlier cost Rs. 82.11 Lakh.


Honda has also passed on the full benefits of the excise duty cuts onto customers. All prices mentioned below are ex-showroom Delhi.

2014 Honda City Front Right Quarter

Honda Brio

Is now priced from Rs. 3.99 Lakh to Rs. 5.99 Lakh

Honda Amaze

Now priced from Rs. 4.99 Lakh to Rs. 7.55 Lakh.

Honda City

The Honda City petrol variants are priced from Rs. 7.19 lakh to Rs. 10.80 Lakh. They were earlier priced from Rs. 7.42 lakh to Rs. 10.48 Lakh.

Honda city diesel variants are now priced from Rs. 8.37 Lakh to Rs. 10.9 Lakh, they were earlier priced from Rs. 8.62 Lakh to Rs. 11.10 Lakh

Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V is priced from Rs. 20.25 Lakh to Rs. 24.36 Lakh.

Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki Celerio

2014 Maruti Suzuki Celerio Front Left Quarter

The hugely popular small hatch (reports suggest that almost 1000 units are booked everyday), sees a 4% dip in prices and is now priced from Rs. 3.76 Lakh to Rs. 4.79 Lakh, ex-showroom Delhi.


Nissan Terrano Front

Nissan has announced that the prices of all it’s cars and SUVs will be reduced and the full benefit will be passed onto the customers. Though it has not revealed the final prices of it’s offerings in India.

Nissan Micra Active

As hatchbacks get a 4% excise duty cut, the prices of the hatchback could see a drop from about Rs. 14,000 to Rs. 19,000 across the range.

Nissan Micra

Prices of this hatchback could be reduced by about Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 29,000.

Nissan Sunny

As sedans get a excise duty cut of 4%, expect the prices of the Nissan Sunny to drop by about Rs. 26,000 to Rs. 39,000.

Nissan Evalia

MPVs get a excise duty rebate of 3%, the prices of the Evalia will go down by Rs. 26,000 to Rs. 32,000.

Nissan Terrano

SUVs get the biggest rebate due to excise duty cuts of 6%, expect price cuts ranging from Rs. 60,000 to Rs. 76,000 on the Terrano.

Nissan Teana

The Nissan Teana will get a 3% excise duty cut, which means prices should go down by about Rs. 65,000 to 76,000.

We will be updating prices of other cars/SUVs/MPVs as their respective companies make announcements. Keep tuned in to our newsletter for more news.