Here are the top 5 most affordable cars with ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) in India. The list includes the MG Astor, Honda City e:HEV, Mahindra XUV700, etc.
Security is closely related to technology and as the latter evolves at a rapid pace, newer security features are becoming more accessible to users. Here is the example ADAS, a modern safety technology that was previously only available in high-end luxury cars. However, the same can now also be found in some affordable vehicles in the mass market segment. In this article, we have shared a list of the top 5 most affordable cars with ADAS in India.
What is ADAS?
Before we start the list, it is important to know that ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) is a modern technology that consists of a group of software-enabled systems in a vehicle that guarantees autonomous capabilities. They work together with cameras, RADAR and other sensors. According to the Society of Automotive Engineers, there are 5 levels of autonomous driving, with level 5 being fully autonomous and requiring no human supervision.
Top 5 Most Affordable Cars with ADAS in India:
Prices start at Rs 9.98 lakh
The MG Astor is the first vehicle in its class to be equipped with Level 2 ADAS. It will receive functions such as adaptive cruise control, high beam assist, blind spot monitoring, front collision warning, lane assistant, automatic emergency braking system, etc. This SUV is offered with a 1.5 liter naturally aspirated and a 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine. Prices of the MG Astor start at Rs 9.98 lakh, ex-showroom.
Prices start at Rs 13.18 lakh
The Mahindra XUV700 is currently the most feature-rich SUV in its segment. The ADAS functions of this mid-sized SUV include adaptive cruise control, high beam assist, traffic sign recognition, driver drowsiness warning, automatic emergency braking system, etc. It is offered with a 2.0-liter turbo petrol mill and a 2.2-liter diesel engine. The Mahindra XUV700 is priced from Rs 13.18 lakh, ex-showroom.
Honda City e:HEV
Prices start at Rs 19.50 lakh
The recently launched Honda City e:HEV hybrid brings Honda’s Sensing Technology to India for the first time. It gets ADAS with safety features like a collision-reducing braking system, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assistant and more. The Honda City e:HEV has a 1.5-litre Atkinson-Cycle petrol engine coupled with two electric motors and is priced from Rs 19.50 lakh, ex-showroom.
MG ZS EV
Prices start at Rs 21.99 lakh
MG Motor India recently launched the updated ZS EV in India. The 2022 MG ZS EV will not get the Level 2 ADAS like the Astor SUV. However, it does have some advanced driver assistance features such as blind spot detection system, lane change assist, rear crossing warning, etc. The new ZS EV is said to offer a range of 461km per charge and is priced from Rs 21.99. lakh, ex showroom.
Prices start at Rs 31.50 lakh
Finally, the last product on this list is the MG Gloster. The MG Gloster was the first mass market car in India to receive ADAS. It has level 1 ADAS with functions such as automatic parking assist, adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, front collision warning, lane departure warning, etc. It gets a 2.0-litre diesel engine in two different modes. The MG Gloster is currently priced from Rs 31.50 lakh, ex-showroom.
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