50 lakh is a wholesome budget, and as the budget increases, options also increase. There are several cars under 50 lakh. You can choose from SUV, sedan, coupe, and more.
Toyota Fortuner is a name of success, and it has been one of the best SUVs available in India. Its image as an SUV got much hype over the years. This fandom is possible due to its irresistible and dominating looks and features. Recently, Toyota has launched the facelift version of the Toyota Fortuner. This facelift version didn’t get many feature updates but a few aesthetics once.
This facelift Toyota Fortuner is available in 2 variants; Standard and Legender. On offer are both petrol and diesel engines with an option to choose from the manual or automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive.
Moving onto the feature list of Toyota Fortuner, it has a 360-degree parking camera, kick-to-open powered tailgate, ambient lighting, and a wireless charging pad.
The updated facelift version has a new front, LED headlights, and a new updated design of tail lights. Talking about the safety features, it has a vehicle stability control system, seven airbags, an anti-lock braking system, and EBD.
Ford is a name associated with a durable and rugged make of products. Ford Endeavour is a premium SUV from Ford known for its bold and massive silhouette. This SUV is perfectly built even for the roughest terrains. It is available in three variants with only a diesel engine mated to an automatic transmission.
Heading to the feature of Ford Endeavour, it has all premium features like acoustic laminated windscreen tip and side, hands-free tailgate, four drive modes, leather seats, and rain-sensing wipers. Moreover, it has bi-LED headlamps, a chrome finish, a roof rail, and a moonroof.
Its safety features hover around 7-airbags, emergency assistance, volumetric burglar alarm system, terrain management system, and hill descent control.
Mercedes Benz GLA is the entry-level luxury SUV from Mercedes Benz. Mercedes has recently launched its 2021 version of GLA with even more features on the list. It is available in both petrol and diesel engine with only automatic transmission and an option to choose from a two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. GLA is one of the most successful SUVs of Mercedes-Benz. It has three variants on offer with two engine capacities.
Moving onto its feature list, it has four drive modes, hands-free tailgate, active noise cancellation, 2-zone automatic climate control, and leather seats.
Moreover, it has a dual-tone dashboard, rear window washer, defogger, and optional dual-tone body color.
In terms of safety, it has 7-airbags, an active bonnet, knee airbags, pretensioners and force limiter seat belts, and hill assist.
Another 5-seater premium SUV on the list is from BMW. It is one of the compact and most affordable models of BMW available in India. The overall features and interior are considerably good but not as good as its competitors in the segment. It is available in two trims; sportX and xline.
On offer are a total of 4 variants with an option to choose from petrol or diesel engine limited to an automatic transmission.
The feature list of BMW X1 includes ambient lighting, panoramic sunroof, launch control, park distance control, and three drive modes. This list also has a gear shift indicator, real-time vehicle tracking, heated front seats, and leather seats.
Its safety features include 6-airbags, Servotronic steering assist, brake energy regeneration, cornering brake control, and run-flat tires.
The only diesel variant of BMW X1 comes with a price tag of Rs. 43 lakh.
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One more premium SUV is on the list, and this time it’s a Mahindra. It is a 7-seater SUV and one of the most premium ones for Mahindra. Mahindra Alturas G4 is a perfect built option for every terrain, but its bigger size restricts city drive. It offers a better ground clearance making it easy to get in and out.
It is available in only one variant with a diesel engine mated to an automatic transmission and an option to choose from a two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive.
Heading to the feature list, it has Nappa leather upholstery, ventilated seats, and a multifunction steering wheel. Moreover, it has two-zone automatic climate control, lane change indicator, speed sensing front wipers, and footwell lighting.
Its interior features leather seats, a cigarette lighter, mood lighting, a memory profile for the driver seat, and ORVMs.
In terms of safety, it has 9-airbags, speed-sensing power steering, intermittent rear wiper windshield de-icer, and active rollover protection.
All these are some of the best diesel cars available in India, under 50 lakh. Other models are also available, but these are the ones that offer overall features and driving quality and are worth the money spent.