After increased awareness about accidents and poor build qualities by some manufactures safety has become a priority for most of us. Here are the top 10 safest cars in India rated by GNCAP that your money can buy.
1) Mahindra XUV 300
The Mahindra Xuv 300 is one of the 3 cars on indian roads that scored a perfect 5 star rating and the only car from the lot to score 4-star child safety rating too.The Mahindra XUV300 is the safest car/sub-compact SUV on indian roads. It comes equipped with 2 engine options and 13 variants priced between Rs.7.94 lakh and Rs.12.29 lakh.
2. Tata Nexon
This is the car that needs no introduction in safety standards. we have seen alot of accidents that prove nexon’s build quality. it scored a 5-star rating in adult safety and 3-stars in child safety.
It comes equipped with 2 engine options and 36 variants priced between Rs.6.99 lakh and Rs.12.70 lakh.
3) Tata Altroz
Another Tata that tops the charts in safety with 5-star adult safety rating and impressive 3-star safety rating for child safety. It comes equipped with 2 engine options and 11 variants priced between Rs.5.44 lakh and Rs.8.95 lakh.
4) Mahindra Thar
Mahindra Thar is the latest tested vehicle tested by GNCAP. This 2nd car from mahindra is the latest entry into this top-notch list. It scores 4-star rating in adult safety and a whooping 4-star rating in child safety. It comes equipped with 2 engine options and 13 variants priced between Rs.9.80 lakh and Rs.13.75 lakh. This is one beast of a vehicle and has got no real competition.
5) Tata Tiago
Out of the top 5 safest vehicles in India, 3 belong to Tata motors. Standing tall on the 5th position is the Tata Tiago. it scored 4-stars in adult safety and 3-stars in child safety And oh boy! the value for money this car offers, we are impressed because a entry level hatch giving this amount of safety is still a rarity in India. It comes equipped with only a BS6 petrol engine and 8 variants priced between Rs.4.70 lakh and Rs.6.74 lakh.
6) Tata Tigor
We are so proud of you Tata. Another product yet again by Tata in this Top 10 list. it gets 4-stars in adult safety and 3-stars in child safety rating and thus making it the safest compact sedan. It comes equipped with only a BS6 petrol engine and 6 variants priced between Rs.5.39 lakh to Rs.7.49 lakh.
7) VolksWagen Polo
Finally a brand other than Tata and Mahindra, Volkswagen joins the list with their Outdated polo which scores 4-star adult safety rating along with 3-stars in child safety. It comes equipped with only a BS6 turbo petrol engine and 6 variants priced between Rs.5.87 lakh and Rs.9.67 lakh.
8) Mahindra Marazzo
The third entry by Mahindra into this list. Marazzo is probably the most underrated car ever. it scores 4-star rating in adult safety and 2-star rating child protection thus making it one of the most safest MPV out there. It comes equipped with only a BS6 diesel engine and 6 variants priced between Rs.11.25 lakh and Rs.13.59 lakh.
9) Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza
Finally a car from India’s largest manufacture. Vitara Brezza scores a modest 4-star rating in adult safety and 2-star rating in child safety. It comes equipped with only a BS6 petrol engine and 9 variants priced between Rs.7.34 lakh and Rs.11.40 lakh. Finally a not so Tin-Can car from Maruti.
10) Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
This is the most unexpected car from this list and a lot of you might be surprised to see this car here but yes it scored a decent 3-star rating in both adult and child safety. It comes equipped with only a BS6 petrol engine and 7 variants priced between Rs.7.59 lakh and Rs.10.13 lakh. It is the only car from Heartect platform to do this well and The best selling MPV is half the price of toyota innova and thus making it a hell lot of value for money.
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