The compact SUV segment is one of the fastest growing segments in the Indian passenger vehicle market. With the launch of Honda WR-V, there is one more option for buyers in the segment. The highly competitive segment offers some of the greatest vehicles which are equally good for city traffic and weekend gateways in rough terrains. We bring you the list of five compact SUVs which you can consider, if you are thinking to bring one home.
The current flagship vehicle of the Korean auto-maker Hyundai, Creta remains in great demand by Indian consumers. Last month it posted its highest-ever monthly sales of 9,002 units and since its launch, Hyundai has sold 1.5 lakh units of Creta in 21 months. The reason why Creta continues to be one of the favourite among consumers it its SUV-ish look and spacious interior. Even being a compact SUV, Creta gives the feeling and driving experience of a large SUV. Powered by three engine options- 1.6L CRDi (126 bhp, 256 Nm of torque), 1.6L Mpi (121 bhp, 151 Nm of torque) and 1.4L CRDi (89 bhp, 220 Nm of torque), Creta is fun to drive in smooth roads and travel long distances without giving unnecessary comfort to occupants. Beginning price tag for Creta is Rs 9.22 lakh. For the top variant, you will have to pay Rs 14.62 lakh.