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Update - We now also have 2021 Maruti Swift on the list. The top-spec ZXI+ variant which is priced at Rs 7.77 lakh is equipped with this feature. It gets an all-new 1.2L DualJet petrol engine which now makes 90 PS of power with 113 Nm of peak torque. This engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission and an optional AMT gearbox.
We all love to go on long highway journeys in our cars. But, driving on straight empty highways for long durations is a wishy-washy task. We have to keep the accelerator pedal pressed by lightfoot to maintain a constant speed and extract good fuel efficiency. But, what if we tell you that you can drive in a relaxed manner without doing any exercise. Yes, that's possible with the help of a Cruise Control. Cruise Control is a very useful feature offered in modern-day cars. The driver can set a particular speed for the car and the system will automatically control and maintain the steady speed as set by the driver. Earlier, this feature was offered only in expensive cars but now we get Cruise Control in affordable models too. So, today we list for you the Top 5 Cheapest BS6 Cars with Cruise Control in India.
Tata Altroz is the most affordable car in India to get Cruise Control. The XT and other top-spec variants of the Altroz are equipped with it. The Altroz is a premium hatchback from Tata Motors in India. It is powered by a 1.2-litre, three-cylinder Revotron petrol engine. This motor churns out 86 PS of power and 113 Nm of torque. It also gets a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder Revotorq diesel engine. This oil-burner produces 90 PS of power and 200 Nm of peak torque. Both the engines are BS6-compliant and come mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The Price of Cruise Control equipped XT variant of the Tata Altroz starts at Rs. 6,84,000, Ex-showroom Delhi.
The second car in our list is the Hyundai Aura. The top-spec SX(O) variant of the Hyundai Aura is proferred with Cruise Control system. The Aura gets a 1.2-litre naturally-aspirated petrol engine that develops 83 PS of power and 113 Nm of torque. It also gets a 1.2-litre diesel engine that churns out 75 PS and 190 Nm. Both the engines come mated to a 5-speed manual as well as an AMT gearbox. It also gets a 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol mill that develops 100 PS of power and 172 Nm of torque. It comes mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox only. Moreover, it gets a CNG variant too. The Price of Cruise Control equipped SX(O) variant of the Hyundai Aura starts at Rs. 7,86,000, Ex-showroom Delhi.
Honda's most affordable car in India, the Honda Amaze also gets this useful feature. The VX variant of the Honda Amaze comes loaded with all the bells and whistles, including Cruise Control. The Honda Amaze is powered by a 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol engine that churns out 90 PS of power and 110 Nm of torque. It also gets a 1.5-litre diesel engine that develops 100 PS of power and 200 Nm of peak torque. Both the engines are BS6-compliant and come mated to a 5-speed manual and a CVT gearbox. The Price of Cruise Control equipped VX variant of the Honda Amaze starts at Rs. 7,95,000, Ex-showroom Delhi.
Volkswagen Polo is the next car in our listicle. The top-spec Highline Plus trim of the Volkswagen Polo is equipped with a Cruise Control system. The new Polo is powered by two engines: a 1.0-litre MPI and a 1.0-litre TSI. The 1.0-litre MPI petrol engine churns out 76 PS of power and 95 Nm of torque. It comes mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox only. It also gets a powerful 1.0-litre TSI motor that pumps out 110 PS of power and 175 Nm of torque. It comes mated to a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox. This TSI motor is available in the top-spec trims only. The Price of Cruise Control equipped Highline Plus variant of the Volkswagen Polo starts at Rs. 8,02,000, Ex-showroom Delhi.
The final car in our list is from the house of India's largest car manufacturer and it is the Maruti Suzuki Dzire Facelift. The top-spec ZXi Plus variant of the new Dzire gets Cruise Control. It is powered by a BS6-compliant 1.2-litre K-Series petrol engine with Dual Jet Dual VVT technology and idle start/stop system. This motor churns out 90 PS of power and 113 Nm of torque. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed manual and an AMT gearbox (Auto Gear Shift or AGS in Maruti's words). The Price of Cruise Control equipped ZXi Plus variant of the Maruti Suzuki Dzire Facelift BS6 starts at Rs. 8,28,000, Ex-showroom Delhi.
So, these were the Top Cheapest BS6 Cars with Cruise Control in India. Which among these will be your pick? Tell us in the comments below. You can also join our 91Wheels Automobile Enthusiast group (click via mobile to join) curated exclusively for the fans, enthusiasts and the owners.
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