Upcoming Hatchback cars of India in 2014


Find out best suited 2014 upcoming hatchback cars for you to experience dynamic driving in your budget with advanced features.

Out of every 10 cars running on Indian road, 7 cars are hatchback and that is why every car manufacturing company is planning to launch innovative and well-designed hatchbacks in the upcoming year. It can easily make you realize that Indians love to drive compact cars more. If you also have any confusion about which one of the finest hatchbacks you should buy in the upcoming year that not only fit in your budget but also comprises of various standard features, then go through various options suggested here that can make your decision clear.

coming up Hatchback cars in 2014

Honda City Diesel:

  • Launch expected in: January 2014
  • Estimated Price: 7.5 to 11.5 lakhs

2014 Honda City is one of the best hatchbacks expected to launch in the month of January in next year. It comprises of 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine / 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol engine that gives the power of 98bhp and 200Nm of torque / 16bhp and 146Nm of torque. Interiors of new Honda City are same as its previous version. It comes with standard features such as touch screen LCD, eight speakers, touch screen climate control, rear AC vents, push button start, keyless entry and first-in-segment cruise control.


Datsun Go:

  • Launch expected in: February 2014
  • Estimated Price: 2.5 to 5 lakhs

Datsun GO is one of the most awaited hatchbacks of NISSAN. Lookwise, it comes with front three-quarter angle that resembles the Nissan Micra. It is powered by 3 cylinder DOHC with Dual VTVT petrol engine. AC vents, door handles and the instrument cluster are same as in Nissan Micra. It also comes with 5 gearbox. It will beat Tata Nano, Maruti Suzuki Alto 800, Maruti Suzuki Alto K10, Nissan Micra Active, and other hatchback variants of this segment.

Chevrolet Beat Facelift:

  • Launch expected in: 2014
  • Estimated Price: 3.9 to 5 lakhs

First version of Beat was introduced in the hatchback market long before in 2010. It is assumed that it will be launched in Indian Auto Expo in 2014. It will come with little changes in terms of its exteriors, but its mechanical front and engine may remain unchanged. Other car features have not been revealed yet.

Mercedes Benz New S-class:

  • Launch expected in: January 8, 2014
  • Estimated Price: 90 lakh to 1.1 crore

The brand new S-Class Mercedes-Benz will hit the Indian market in the month of January in upcoming year. It comes with full LED headlights and a re-profiled bumper. It also comprises of sophisticated climate control system and luxurious cabin made up of leather, wood and high quality plastic. You will get three options of engine as S350 BlueTEC 3-litre diesel V6, S500 with 4.7-litre V8 or 3.5-litre gasoline hybrid.

Renault Duster Facelift:

  • Launch expected in: February 2014
  • Estimated Price: 8 to 12.28 lakhs

Renault’s Romanian subsidiary has announced Renault Duster Facelift that will be launched in upcoming year. It comes with rear scuff plates, revised tail lamp assembly, 16-inch wheels and other flared wheel arches. It also acquires 1.5-litre diesel and a 1.6-litre petrol engine. It has six-speed manual gearbox.

Honda Mobilio:

  • Launch expected in: February 2014
  • Estimated Price: 6.5 to 9 lakhs

The Honda Mobilio MPV comes with 1.5-litre turbocharged Earth Dreams diesel engine. It will compete with Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Chevrolet Enjoy and Mahindra Quanto. It is a seven-seater MPV that will be perfect for your big family. Interiors of Honda Mobilio will be same as Amaze and Brio. First two rows of Honda Mobilio are foldable and last row is easy to use for children or luggage. It will be available in both diesel and petrol variants.

Mahindra XUV 500:

  • Launch expected in: 2014
  • Estimated Price: 9.5 lacs to 15 lacs

Mahindra XUV 500 is one of the homemade cars in India that gives you luxurious facilities. It features color bumpers, ORVM Indicator, AC, Remote central locking system, Airbag, parking sensors, fog lamp, traction control, etc. It will give mileage of 11.0kmpl on the city roads, and 15.10kmpl on the highways.

Tata Vista Quadrajet AT:

  • Launch expected in: 2014
  • Estimated Price: 9.5 lacs to 15 lacs

According to Tata representatives, Tata is planning to launch one new automatic variant of Vista – Vista Quadrajet AT in the upcoming year. Tata will become the first car manufacturer company that will launch diesel hatchback variant in this segment. It will run on 5-Speed automatic gearbox.

Maruti Suzuki YL1:

  • Launch expected in: April 2014
  • Estimated Price: 7.25 to 10.5 lakhs

MARUTI SUZUKI YL1 will be based on Suzuki’s Authentics concept, and it will be launched in Shanghai Motor Show. Sketches of YL1 come with aggressive rear end with lamps that go to tailgate. Other detailed features will be revealed in the month of January 2014.

Fiat Viaggio:

  • Launch expected in: early 2014
  • Estimated Price: 10 to 17 lakhs
Upcoming Fiat Viaggio

As per the promise of Fiat, it will come with dynamic driving experience. It comes with T-jet petrol engine and 5 speed manual transmission. It is made for 5 people to travel with great comfort. It is perfect luxurious car for your family. It will be available in diesel variant only.

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