Here’re the 10 dependable cars with longer life that you can consider buying in India.
Who doesn’t want to have a car with higher tenure of reliability? Of course, no one would like to visit the car repair shop now and then. However, still, the reliability factor can be a subjective matter. How? For some owners, reliability could mean the start of the engine at the very first attempt without any drama. Basic service here and there and occasional repairs in a year for some. Hassle-free, and smooth highway mile-munching for others. And lastly, there are ones who will label the car as ‘reliable’ only when it has covered lakhs of kilometres over the odometer without much of expenditure on the engine, etc.
So if you are looking for a new or used car but pondering about its long term performance and upkeep. We have come up with a list of 10 cars from different segments that offer tried and tested duties and can earn the reliability tag with ease.
Maruti Suzuki Swift
The largely popular hatchback Maruti Swift has ruled the segment in India for more than a decade now. Every year sees new improvement in its sales volume thanks to the timely upgrades and introduction of new tech. Its fascinating looks, list of features, frugal engine choices make it the most happening hatch in the new as well second-hand market. Perfectly tuned for today’s youth it offers great handling on highways and manoeuvres through city streets impeccably.
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Maruti Suzuki Wagon R
India’s first family car with loads of practicality and space, Wagon R is still considered as a very reliable entry-level hatch for newbies. More than two decades have passed but you can still find it in the top three most selling vehicles in the monthly sales chart. Made available in petrol and CNG offerings, it delivers high fuel efficiency and low maintenance. Again, a very desirable car in the used car market holding excellent resale value. The latest-gen Wagon R takes utility to the next level with its more spacious and feature-filled cabin.
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Twenty years and still counting. The City is synonymous with statuesque and classiness. Since its launch, it has been one of the best-selling in its segment. Known for finesse and premium quotient, it offers refined petrol powertrain that seizes lifetime reliability. A Maruti of the upper-class (owing to its extensive life), it carries high resale value and tops the ‘wanted’ chart in the used sedan car market. The launch of 5th gen City has again created a stir in the segment.
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Toyota Innova Crysta
Since its launch in 2004, the most-sought premium MPV has consistently increased its market share due to its high-reliability aspect. The 7-seater vehicle is packaged so well that it appeals to the private as well as fleet operators alike. Toyota-brand vehicles are famous for their dependable and responsive powertrains, which can cover lakhs of kilometres without any complaint. With continuous revision and luxury feel it has been favourite among large families for long-distance tours.
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Although a newbie in the reliable vehicles’ listing, Creta is the latest mid-size SUV with authoritative yet premium emergence. The SUV attracted those who craved for a plush urban SUV minus the brutality and extremely rugged nature of the Scorpios and Boleros. It’s been five years and owing to its high reliability the Hyundai SUV commands superb demand in the new as well as the second-hand vehicle market.
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Jeep India launched the facelifted 2021 model of the Compass SUV in the month of January. Jeep Compass is an affordable SUV that has a robust built and is reliable as well. The SUV is offered in 2.0-litre multijet diesel and 1.4-litre multi-air petrol engine options. The new Jeep Compass 2021 is exceptionally stunning, updated with the latest Uconnect technology and it is extremely comfortable from inside. The tag line for Jeep Compass is truly justifiable as it says – “A legend unlike any other”. Hence, the legendary life awaits with the new Jeep Compass 2021.
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Jeep Wrangler is admired by people for its long-term life and typical rugged SUV looks. Not all cars give you an option of outstanding off-roading thrill. Even the used Jeep Wrangler has been rated 3 on 5 for reliability. Worldwide, it is popularly known as a reliable and high-performance SUV. Not only this, Jeep Wrangler also holds high resale value in the used car market.
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Hyundai is a South Korean automaker and the second-largest automaker in India. Hyundai Verna offers great reliability and first-in-segment features. As per consumer reports, Hyundai Verna is among the best sedans in terms of durability. If used Hyundai Verna can be purchased in a good shape, it can also be kept for few more years. Some of the best features offered by Hyundai Verna are tyre pressure monitoring system, twin-tip muffler design, premium seating arrangement, advanced infotainment features, and much more.
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Maruti Suzuki Dzire
Maruti Suzuki Dzire is currently offered only with a petrol engine option and it returns a fantastic claimed fuel efficiency of 23.26 kmpl. Maruti Suzuki Dzire is highly reliable, affordable, low on maintenance and has very good resale value. Maruti is known for its best after-sale services for a decade. Maruti Suzuki Dzire is a perfect package in terms of reliability.
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Tata Nexon, India’s first car which scored the highest rating on the Global NCAP crash test is one of the most popular subcompact SUVs in India. Tata Nexon is not only stands out on reliability but it is also regarded as one of the best value-for-money cars. It is affordable and is offered in multiple driving modes. The Nexon is a comfortable choice for off-roading too. The SUV gives fuel efficiency in the range of 15-18 kmpl. Tata Nexon is Made-In-India and truly made for India.
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All the aforementioned cars with longer life offer stable and comfortable ride quality alongside enhanced safety and excellent fuel economy. Go ahead and pick any one of them and be assured sure it won’t disappoint you.