Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?
Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?

Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?

Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?


The segment targeted to the buyers who wants good space and comfort in a affordable range is the compact sedan so let’s have a comparison between them and find Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?.We will see here in the blog.

Here we are not picking up Volkswagen Ameo as it was discontinued in April 2020 due to the BS6 norms also the Hyundai Xcent as it is now available for commercial vehicle only and Skoda Rapid because it does not lie in the category compact sedan.

Here we will be taking every sedan which is on sale in 2020 and the variants chosen will cost you less than 9 lakhs ex-showroom but only in petrol engines as the diesel engine is not available in Tata Tigor and Maruti Suzuki Dzire, they are available in Petrol Engines only and For Aspire there is no automatic transmission so only manual is considered as a main comparison.

I will be giving you the details of the Diesel engines and automatic transmissions so need not to worry about this. And now let’s find out Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider? here goes some of the compact sedans for you.


Here is the list of Variants chosen-

Maruti Suzuki Dzire (ZXI+) – INR 8.28 lakhs ex-showroom

Tata Tigor (XZ+) – INR 6.99 lakhs ex-showroom

Ford Aspire (Titanium) – INR 7.54 lakhs ex-showroom

Hyundai Aura (SX+) – INR 8.61 lakhs ex-showroom

Honda Amaze (VX) – 7.94 lakhs ex-showroom

Now let’s begin with our race of Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider?


Starting from the engines and their specifications on offer in the vehicles.

Petrol engine

Lets have a look to specifications of the Petrol engines of these sedans

Diesel engine

The diesel engines is available in three vehicles and they are Ford Aspire, Hyundai Aura and Honda Amaze.

CNG kit:

Only Hyundai Aura comes equipped with the cng kit as factory fitted in S variant and its specifications are as follow:

 68bhp @ 6000rpm, 95Nm @ 4000rpm

It will deliver you the mileage of 28kmpl and comes with 5 speed manual transmission

Now if we talk about the automatic transmission in these sedans then rather than Ford Aspire every vehicle has an automatic transmission which will cost you near about INR 50,000 to 90,000 more than the manual version rest all the features are same as it is.


Here is the list of dimensions of these compact sedans:

Front suspension – McPherson strut coil spring

Rear suspension – Torsion beam coil spring

Front breaks – Disk break

Rear break – Drum breaks

  • This list is for all the sedans listed above.

Features (safety included)

Coming to the favorite topic of Indians that is features on offer with these compact sedans:

Common features

At 1st we will consider the common feature (safety included) that’s on offer across these all:

  • Automatic climate control AC
  • 2 Airbags
  • Seat belt warning
  • Child seats points (except Tigor and Aspire)
  • ABS – Anti lock Breaking System
  • EBD – Electronic Break Distribution
  • Engine immobiliser
  • Central locking
  • Speed sensing door locks
  • Reverse camera with parking sensors
  • Start/stop button
  • Electronic adjustable and foldable ORVMs
  • Turn indicators on ORVMs
  • Analogue digital instrument cluster (except Tigor)
  • 2 trip meter, Avg fuel ,avg speed, gear shift indicator, distance to empty
  • Analogue tachometer (except Tigor)
  • Android auto and apple car play
  • USB, AUX, Bluetooth, FM, AM compatibility
  • Steering mounted controls
  • Touch screen infotainment system
  • LED DRLs (except Aspire)
  • LED tailights (except Aspire and Amaze)
  • Front projector halogens (except Aspire)
  • 8 way driver and 6 way passenger seats (except Aura – got 6 ways driver and 4 ways passenger adjustment)

Unique Features

The features (safety included) which is unique in a particular vehicle:

Maruti Suzuki Dzire

  • Break Assist
  • 6 speakers
  • Front and rear AC
  • Cruise control
  • Eliectric tail gate release
  • 2 star GNCAP crash test rating

Tata Tigor

  • Break assist
  • Rear deffoger
  • Electric tail gate release
  • 8 speakers
  • Full digital instrument cluster
  • 4 star GNCAP crash test rating

Ford Aspire

  • Front and rear AC
  • 6 Airbags
  • Reverse camera with Guidance
  • 4 speakers
  • 4 star Latin crash test rating

Hyundai Aura

  • 4 speakers

Honda Amaze

  • Rear defogger
  • Reverse camera with guidance
  • 4 speakers
  • 4 star GNCAP crash test rating

To check the comparison between compact suv 2020 click the link.


Here come the real questions that ‘Which one to consider?’

The answer of finding best is quite difficult to choose best among these all as some is good in power figure some gives you the best safety, some deliver you the best mileage then someone is pocket friendly

So, lets get out of this confusion and choose your interest from here:

If you want

  • Performance – Hyundai Aura
  • Spacious cabin – Ford Aspire
  • Safety – Tata Tigor, Ford Aspire
  • Affordable – Tata Tigor (as it provides you every necessary thing at the lowest price in the segment)

CREDITS – CAR QUEST (YouTube channel)

To see the detail walk-around of Tata Tigor XZ+ variant click the link

Hope you liked our Best compact sedan in India in 2020 | Which one to consider? comparison.

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