One fine October day in 2009, India got its first compact SUV, Premier Rio. The homegrown makers of didn’t know that they started a revolution in Indian market with that car.
Six years passed after that; and Compact SUVs are the most happening thing in Indian automobile market at present. Since Renault Duster and Ford Ecosport made their way into the Indian market and became very much successful, this space has become a battle zone, almost. Be it homegrown, or multinational, every other auto manufacturer is bringing new compact SUVs and trying to impress the customers, with various styles and features. And above all, the most important issue for all of this is the price tag, as Indian market is very much price sensitive, the makers are trying to impress the buyers with some aggressive price tag lower than 10 lakh tab.
This has become a known scenario for last few years, which is simply growing with every passing day. This year only, we are about to witness quite a hand full of new compact SUV launch in India, along with the existing ones come with new looks and features. Today, we would like to bring our readers a list of new compact SUV’s under 10 lakh tag, which are about to make footstep in India soon, may be this year or next year.
"India is on course to become one of the top automobile economies of the world, powered by the middle class and continued government support. Customers will become more and more sophisticated," so said Maruti Suzuki Managing Director and CEO Shinzo Nakanishi at the unveiling of the Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha concept SUV.