CNG refers to compressed natural gas, which is a fuel similar to petrol diesel and LPG, but is a much cheaper option. This is the reason why there is a constant increase in demand for CNG cars in the country. Many car manufacturing companies have now started tapping the potential market of CNG cars by offering different options, in terms of styles and prices.
Listed below are the top 10 CNG cars in India:
1. Maruti Alto 800
One of the most popular CNG cars in India is Maruti Alto 800, which has the trusted brand label of Maruti Suzuki attached with it. The hatchback car sports a graceful look and user friendly features like good leg space, sturdy build and a great average of 30.46 km/kg. It is priced in the range of Rs 3.13-3.53 lakh.
2. Maruti Wagon R
Another CNG option from the brand leader Maruti Suzuki is Maruti Wagon R, hatchback which runs on CNG and gives an average of 20.51 km/kg. You can own this one by spending Rs 4.35 lakh. Smooth power and fuel efficiency are the features of this car.
3. Tata Nano eMAX CNG
This is the most economical option among CNG cars available in India. It has two 4 l CNG tanks and covers a distance of 150 km on CNG. This car comes in a price range of Rs 2.41-2.67 lakh and is among the best selling ones in the country.
4. Hyundai Santro Xing
Featuring next in the list of best CNG cars in India is the original tall boy, Hyundai Santro Xing, which comes in both CNG and LPG variants, coupled with a 1.1 l petrol engine. The CNG variant costs in the range of Rs 4.13-4.35 lakh.
5. Maruti Ertiga
Maruti Ertiga is a high range MUV, which caters to the need of CNG users in this segment. With an average of 22.8 km/kg, it becomes an ideal option for buyers. Additionally, it is affordably priced in the range of Rs 6.4-7.15 lakh.