Top 6 Seven-Seater Family Cars to Buy Under Rs 20 Lakh

  • Looking to buy a new seven-seater family car?
  • Hyundai Alcazar, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Kia Carens among the list
  • 3 row SUVs and MPVs worth buying under Rs 20 lakh

   
Top 6 Seven-Seater Family Cars to Buy Under Rs 20 Lakh

For many families, owning a seven-seater car is non-negotiable, since it is the most convenient and cost-effective way to transport a large group of people. Seven-seater vehicles provide the ideal solution, offering spaciousness, comfort, and practicality. But with so many options available in the market, it can be a daunting task to choose the right one.

In this article, we will explore the ‘Top 6 Seven-Seater Family Cars’ that you can buy under Rs 20 lakh in India. These cars include the names of Hyundai Alcazar, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Citroen C3 Aircross, Kia Carens, Renault Triber, and Toyota Rumion.

Hyundai Alcazar

Hyundai Alcazar

Hyundai’s answer to the 7-seater requirement of a customer, the Alcazar serves as a premium vehicle that is a perfect blend of sophistication, comfort, and exhilarating performance. With generous legroom and headspace, there is the option to carry more than 5 persons. Prices begin at Rs 16.77 lakh for the base variant, while the top-of-the-line trim reaches Rs 21.28 lakh (ex-showroom).

It is loaded with a wealth of advanced features like a panoramic sunroof, wireless charging, and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system equipped with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Alongside, talking about safety, it provides 6 airbags, all-wheel disc brakes, ABS, EBD, a reverse parking camera with sensors, TPMS, electronic stability control, vehicle stability management, and hill start assist control.

Under the hood is a mighty 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine. This powertrain is capable of producing a maximum power output of 158 bhp with 253 Nm of peak torque. There is also a 1.5-litre diesel unit delivering 113 bhp with 250 Nm torque. The Hyundai Alcazar offers a 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission for the petrol variant and a 6-speed manual and 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission for the diesel variant.

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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga

One of the longer-standing models in Maruti Suzuki’s lineup, the Ertiga has a reputation of its own. With outstanding sales figures, it has captured the hearts of new car buyers across the country. This is due to comfortable seats, spacious interior, practical cabin and ample luggage space.

In terms of pricing, the base petrol variant starts at Rs.8.69 lakh, while the top-end trim goes all the way up to Rs 13.03 lakh (ex-showroom), Delhi. Notably, the Ertiga also offers the convenience of a CNG fuel option and a smart Hybrid system.

In terms of features, it comes equipped with a range of cutting-edge amenities. These include a height-adjustable driver seat, paddle shifters, cruise control, Suzuki Connect Connected Car Technology, smart flexi seating with recliner seats in the second and third rows, alongside a 7-inch Smart Play Pro infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

Safety being a priority, it offers 4 airbags, ABS with EBD and brake assist, electronic stability program, ISOFIX seats in the second row, and hill start assist control.

Under the hood, the MPV is powered by a 1.5 litre 4-cylinder K15B Smart Hybrid engine. This powertrain produces a maximum power output of 102 bhp with 136.8 Nm of peak torque. The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes with an option of a 5-speed manual transmission and a 6-speed torque converter transmission.

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Toyota Rumion

Toyota Rumion

Sibling of the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Rumion is a result of a joint venture between Suzuki Motor Corporation and Toyota Motor Corporation. From an Indian perspective, it is very much similar to the Ertiga besides a few cosmetic upgrades. Its current price ranges between Rs.10.44 lakh to Rs.12.33 ex-showroom. Additionally, the MPV is also available in a CNG fuel option.

The features onboard include a height-adjustable driver’s seat, paddle shifters, cruise control, connected car technology, smart flexi seating with recliner seats in the second & third rows plus a 7-inch Smart Play Pro infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

As for safety equipment, it provides 4 airbags, ABS with EBD and brake assist, electronic stability program, ISOFIX seats in the second row, and hill start assist control.

The power plant underneath is a 1.5-litre petrol unit capable of making 102 bhp with 136.8 Nm of peak torque. The Toyota Rumion offers a choice between a 5-speed manual transmission and a 6-speed torque converter transmission.

Citroen C3 Aircross

Citroen C3 Aircross

The Citroen C3 Aircross is the newest kid in the compact SUV that combines style, versatility, and practicality. It carries the signature Citroen design language, featuring a unique front grille, sleek LED headlights, and bold character lines.

The vehicle stands out for its spacious and flexible interior, providing ample headroom, legroom, and a generous boot space. The C3 Aircross is being offered in 5 variants. The price begins from Rs 9.99 lakh going all the way up to Rs 14.05 lakh (ex-showroom).

In terms of equipment, the four-wheeler offers a 7-inch digital instrument cluster and a 10.2-inch infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support. The vehicle also includes dual front airbags, hill-hold assist, tyre pressure monitoring, and ESP.

However, unlike its rivals, the C3 Aircross lacks some advanced features like multiple airbags, automatic climate control, a sunroof, rear disc brakes, and a wireless charging pad surprisingly.

The model inherits the 1.2-litre turbo-petrol engine from its younger counterpart, the C3 hatchback. This engine delivers a robust output of 109 bhp and 190Nm of peak torque. In the Citroen C3 Aircross, power is sent to the wheels either via a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission.

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Kia Carens

Kia Carens

Undoubtedly, the Kia Carens stands out as a true masterpiece in terms of aesthetics and functional features, towering over its competitors in the segment. The vehicle boasts an impeccable balance of affordability, practicality, luxury, comfort, and convenience that is unmatched.

The South Korean automobile manufacturer has undoubtedly invested extensive efforts in closely understanding the needs of Indian consumers, and this has only helped them ascend to become one of the most preferred car brands in the country within a remarkably short span of time.

The Kia Carens price starts at 10.45 lakh and ends at Rs. 19.45 lakhs ex-showroom. It offers a range of impressive features, including 2nd & 3rd row AC vents, ventilated front seats, a 10.25-inch touchscreen with wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, cruise control, 64 colours ambient lighting, a sunroof, a smart pure air purifier, retractable seat back tables, wireless charging with cooling mechanism, and a cooling cup.

On the safety front, it comes equipped with 6 airbags, ESC, VSM, BAS, HAC, DBC, all-wheel disc brakes, TPMS, rear parking sensors, and ABS.

The MPV is currently available with 3 engine options: a 1.5 naturally-aspirated petrol (114 bhp/ 144 Nm) with a 6-speed manual, a 1.4 turbo-petrol (138 bhp/ 242 Nm) engaged either with a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed DCT, and a 1.5 diesel (114 bhp/ 250 Nm) offered with a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic gearbox.

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Renault Triber

Renault Triber

The Triber is a shot at the 7-seater segment by Renault India. It provides a striking and compact exterior design. With the French automaker's budget-conscious approach, the Triber is designed specifically to serve the Indian market. Its practical features and unique appeal make it a perfect fit for cost-conscious families.

The price of the Renault Triber begins at Rs 6 lakh and extends to Rs. 8.97 lakh ex-showroom for the top-of-the-line trim. Surprisingly, at these competitive price points, the Triber not only challenges but even surpasses the offerings of most premium hatchback vehicles.

Further, it boasts an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system compatible with both Apple CarPlay & Android Auto, a cooled glovebox, a 6-way adjustable driver seat with seat height adjustment, push-button start, a rear camera alongside steering-mounted controls for phone and audio.

From a safety point of view, it features front and side airbags, hill start assist, traction control system, electronic stability program, and a tyre pressure monitoring system.

The vehicle comes fitted with a punchy 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine. The unit makes 72 bhp and 96 Nm torque. The Renault Triber comes with a choice of two transmissions: a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT (Automatic Manual Transmission).

KIA Carens
Starting at ₹ 10,51,900
EMI Starting at ₹ 14,756
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Hyundai Alcazar
Starting at ₹ 16,77,500
EMI Starting at ₹ 23,531
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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
Starting at ₹ 8,69,000
EMI Starting at ₹ 12,190
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