Looking to buy a diesel car under Rs. 11 lakh? Here’s a list of options for you.
Tata Nexon: Starting at Rs. 11 lakh, it comes with a 1.5-litre Revotorq engine. This car is now BS6 2.0 and RDE norms-ready, available in both manual and automatic transmissions. It competes with Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, and Mahindra XUV300 in different trims.
Hyundai Venue: Priced at Rs. 10.46 lakh, Venue has a BS6 Phase 2 compliant 1.5-litre diesel engine, offering 113bhp and 250Nm of torque. It comes with a six-speed manual gearbox and is available in S Plus, SX, and SX (O) trims.
Kia Sonet: Starting at Rs. 9.95 lakh, Sonet offers a 1.5-litre diesel engine producing 113bhp and 250Nm of torque. Unlike Venue, it has both iMT and a six-speed torque converter automatic transmission options.
Tata Altroz: The most affordable diesel hatchback at Rs. 8.80 lakh, it features Tata 1.5-litre diesel engine generating 89bhp and 200Nm of torque. It comes with five-speed manual gearbox and is available in multiple trims.
Mahindra XUV300: Starting at Rs. 10.21 lakh, XUV300 Diesel has a 1.5-litre engine offering 115bhp. It’s available with both manual and automatic transmissions in W4, W6, W8, and W8 (O) variants.
Mahindra Thar RWD: Introduced in 2023, the Thar has an affordable 4×2 version starting at Rs. 10.98 lakh. It uses a detuned 1.5-litre diesel engine with 117bhp, mated to a six-speed manual gearbox. If you prefer 4×4 variants, they start from Rs. 14 lakh.
Consider these options if you’re looking for a diesel car within your budget this festive season.