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Planning to buy a CNG car? These are the best picks for 2022

Planning to buy a CNG car? Here are the best 2022 picks

Through CNBCTV18.com 06 Aug 2022, 10:20 am IST (Published)

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As the prices of electric vehicles have yet to fall, people are looking for other alternatives

Rising petrol prices and increasing environmental concerns mean that more and more people are buying or switching to a CNG vehicle. As the prices of electric vehicles have yet to fall, people are looking for alternatives and therefore vehicles powered by CNG are in high demand.

If you’re planning on taking home a brand new CNG car, here are some options you can choose from:

Maruti Suzuki Wagon R CNG:

Wagon R CNG, priced at Rs 6.86 lakh, has a 1.0-litre engine that delivers 56.2 hp of power and 78 Nm of peak torque. The mileage is 32.52 km/kg.

Hyundai Santo CNG: The Magna CNG variant will cost Rs 6.09 lakh while the Sportz model will be sold for Rs 6.38 lakh. It has a 1.1-litre engine that gives a mileage of 30.48 km/kg. It also offers features such as keyless entry and a touchscreen AV system.

Tata Tiago iCNG: The car runs on a 1.2 liter Revotron BS6 engine. Priced at Rs 6.12 lakh, the mileage is 26.49 km/kg. It generates a power of 73.4 hp and a peak torque of 95 Nm. The car features stylish front grilles, projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights and fog lamps, and diamond-cut alloy wheels.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios CNG: The 1.2-litre engine starts at Rs 7.07 lakh. The engine generates a power of 73.6 kW and a maximum torque of 172 Nm. The stated mileage of the car is 28 km/kg.

Tata Tigor CNG: Tigor CNG has a 1.2-litre engine that develops 72 hp power and 95 Nm of torque. Priced between Rs 7.69 lakh-Rs 8.29 lakh, the claimed mileage of the car is 26.49 km/kg. It is the only sedan in India with three powertrains.

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso CNG: The 1.0-litre car engine, priced between Rs 5.24 lakh-Rs 5.56 lakh, delivers 56.2 hp and maximum torque of 78 Nm. The mileage is 31.20 km/kg.

Hyundai Aura CNG: Priced between Rs 6.10 lakh- Rs 7.53 lakh, the claimed mileage of the car is 26.49 km/kg. The car’s 1.2-litre engine develops 72 hp power and 95 Nm peak torque.

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga CNG: The CNG version of the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga has a 1.5-litre engine that generates 90 PS of power and 122 Nm of peak torque. Priced at Rs 9.87 lakh, the car has a mileage of 26.08 km/kg.