India is a mileage and price conscious market, which is indeed a known fact. However, of late the customer focus has also been shifting toward the kit and features offered in the cars they buy. So much so, that the car makers are now busy outdoing each other as far as the features in a car are concerned. Touchscreen infotainment system to wireless chargers, the car are getting increasingly more and more technologically advanced and it is the end customer that is benefiting from it. Hence, we have compiled a list of feature rich cars in India, wherein we focus on standout features and safety equipment highlights offered by cars from different segments in India.
Features -- Reverse parking camera, rear seat armrest, and a 12-volt electric socket, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a digital instrument cluster, one-touch lane-change indicator, front speakers, and speed-based volume control.
Safety – Apart from the usual safety equipment Renault offers Emergency Locking Retractors (ELR) for the rear seat belts.
Entry Mid-Size Hatchback
Features -- 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, rear AC-vents, and dual-tone cabin etc.
Safety -- Dual front airbags, ABS+EBD, seatbelt reminder, speed alert, reverse parking sensors and speed-sensing door lock.
Maruti Suzuki Swift
Features -- LED projector headlamps, touchscreen infotainment system supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, keyless entry, push-button start system.
Safety – Apart from the usual safety features Swift offers standard ABS and dual airbags across the variant list.
Hyundai Elite i20
Features -- Projector headlamps with LED DRLs, 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels, keyless entry, start-stop feature, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with navigation supporting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink, cooled glove box, and sliding front armrest.
Safety – Standard dual front airbags and ABS, anti-pinch power windows, smart pedal, six airbags, and reverse parking sensor+camera.
Maruti Suzuki Dzire
Features -- LED projector headlamps with LED DRLs, LED brake lamps, diamond-cut alloy wheels, keyless entry, start-stop button, touchscreen infotainment supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, rear seat AC vents and 12 V charging points.
Safety – Apart from the usual safety features Amaze boasts of ABS and dual airbags standard on all variants.
Features -- Projector headlamps with LED DRL, positioning lamps, LED tail lamps, 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels, electric wing mirrors with fold function, leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear knob, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, electric sunroof, automatic boot lid opening, keyless entry, start/stop button, wireless phone charging slot, leather-clad ventilated seats, steering adjustment.
Safety -- Twin airbags and ABS standard, 6 airbags in higher variants.
Features -- Push-button start/stop system, automatic wipers, smart key, sunroof, 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment display supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, fully-digital instrument cluster, and reverse camera.
Safety – 6 airbags, ABS+EBD, stability control, Agile Handling Assist (Cornering stability), hill start assist, walk-away auto-lock feature, ISOFIX mounts for child seats, electric parking brake, and automatic hill hold system.
Sub-4 Meter Compact SUV
Features -- Touchscreen infotainment interface supporting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, 6 speaker stereo, dual zone climate control, projector LED headlamps, power folding wing mirrors with turn indicators, ambient lighting, leather seats, leather wrapped steering wheel, multiple modes for the steering, electric sunroof with anti-pinch protection, and 60:40 fully folding rear seat.
Safety -- 7 airbags, ABS+EBD, ESP, roll over mitigation, hill hold, disc brakes on all four wheels, front parking sensors, rear parking sensors + camera, speed alert and seat belt reminder.
Features -- Electrically adjustable driver seat, electric sunroof, leather upholstery, soft-touch dashboard wrapped in leather, lounge lighting, underarm cooled box, logo projection by puddle lamps, keyless entry and start, fully automatic temperature control, TPMS, smart sensing rain wipers, intelligent light sensing headlamps, brake energy regeneration, infotainment system supporting smartphone-wearable connection, Android Auto and Mahindra EcoSense system.
Safety – 6 airbags, hill descent and hold control, ABS+EBD, stability control, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, disc brake on all wheels.
Premium Mid-Size SUV
Features -- Powered drivers seat, rear ac vents, 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting Apple Carplay and Android Auto, push button start/stop, cruise control, cooled glovebox, rear camera with sensors, panoramic sunroof, powered tail-gate, 6 airbags, hill start assist, and ventilated seats.
Safety – ABS+EBD, front and rear parking sensors, Brake Assist, Downhill Brake Control, ESC, front, side and curtain airbags, hill start assist, and Vehicle Stability Management (VSM).
Full Size SUV
Features -- Virtual Cockpit, full LED lighting, auto headlamps and wipers, electronic tailgate, 3-zone climate control, 12 way electronically adjustable front seats, panoramic sunroof, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, 10 speaker Canton audio system, automatic parking system, and cruise control.
Safety -- 9 airbags, ABS, ESC, electronic differential lock, traction control, electronic parking brake with auto hold function, multi-collision braking system, drowsiness sensor, and ISOFIX anchor points for child seats.