In the realm of SUVs, the price bracket spanning from 15 lakhs to 20 lakhs provides an appealing crossover of performance, features, and value for discerning buyers. Renowned for their fuel efficiency and robust performance, diesel SUVs have maintained their popularity in India. Let’s delve into the 5 best options available in diesel SUV within this price range, each possessing distinct characteristics that elevate them to prominence.
1. Mahindra XUV700 MX Diesel
Mahindra’s XUV700 MX Diesel starting Price at ₹14.47 lakh has taken the Indian SUV market by storm. It offers a feature-rich cabin, powerful diesel engine options, and a stylish design. The 2.2-litre MX turbocharged diesel engine provides a strong punch with 152 bhp of power, making it one of the most powerful options in this segment.
2. Tata Harrier
Tata’s Harrier starting at is known for its robust build quality and striking design. Tata Harrier’s starting price at 15.49 lakh and it is equipped with a 2.0-litre Kryotec diesel engine producing 168 bhp, it offers a spirited driving experience. The Harrier also features an updated cabin with premium materials and a large infotainment screen.
3. MG Hector
The most feature loaded SUV – MG Hector’s diesel variant starts at Rs 17.98 lakh is a well-rounded SUV that impresses with its size. MG Hector Diesel with its power performance 2.0L turbocharged engine offers 350 @1750-2500 Torque. The Hector comes with India’s largest 35.56 cm (14-inch) HD Portrait infotainment system, first-in-segment Digital Bluetooth® key with key-sharing function, introduces Traffic Jam Assist (TJA) among 11 ADAS features, offers Intelligent Auto Turn Indicators, best-in-industry i-SMART technology with over 75 connected car features, best priced* high SUV in India with Panoramic sunroof.