The Indian government is implementing stringent BS6 Emission Norms to combat the increasing vehicular pollution caused by BS4 vehicles. With a set deadline of 1st April 2020, automobile manufacturers are scrambling to launch BS6 compliant vehicles with a new set of powertrains to adhere to the new emission standards. Customers love cars with BS6 Turbocharged petrol engine as it delivers effective power. Today we talk about the Top 5 BS6 Turbocharged Petrol Cars in India.
2020 All-New Hyundai Creta
Hyundai Motor India launched the 2020 All-New Creta with a BS6 compliant 1.4 litre Kappa Turbo GDi Petrol Engine. The engine delivers 140 bhp of power output with 242 Nm torque and comes matted to a 7-speed DCT automatic gearbox. Next-Gen Hyundai Creta’s turbocharged variant delivers a mileage of 16.8 kmpl (ARAI-certified). Introductory price of Hyundai Creta Turbocharged petrol is Rs 16.16 lakhs (Ex-Showroom, India).
Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace
Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace is a 7-seater SUV recently launched in India on 6th March 2020 to be precise. Powered by a BS6 compliant 2.0L TSI engine, New Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace churns out 187 bhp of maximum power output and 320 Nm peak torque. It comes equipped with a seven-speed automatic gearbox with paddle shifters alongside an all-wheel-drive system having several driving modes. The introductory price for Volkswagen Tiguan All-Space is Rs 33.12 Lakh (Ex-Showroom, India).
The T-Roc is based on Volkswagen Group's MQB (modular transverse matrix) platform while powered by a 1.5-litre 4-cylinder TSI Evo TurbochargeVolkd petrol engine which develops top power of 148 bhp and 250 Nm of peak torque. The Volkswagen T-Roc comes equipped with intelligent – Active Cylinder Technology (ACT) and a 7-speed automatic DSG transmission. Introductory Price for Volkswagen T-Roc is Rs 19.99 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom) India.
BS6 Mahindra XUV300 petrol was launched in the country at an introductory price of Rs 8.30 lakhs (ex-showroom) India. The Mahindra XUV300 is powered by a 1.2-litre Turbocharged petrol engine churning out 110bhp of power and 200Nm torque. This particular engine is paired to a six-speed manual transmission.
2020 Skoda Octavia RS 245
Skoda Auto India has launched the new BS6 compliant Octavia RS 245 at an introductory price of Rs 35.99 lakh (ex-showroom). Under the hood, Skoda Octavia RS 245 comes with a 2.0-litre Turbocharged TSI petrol engine generating 242 bhp and 370Nm of peak torque with a 7-speed automatic DCT.
Skoda will launch the BS6 Rapid in India by April 2020. BS6 Skoda Rapid will be powered by a new 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine churning out about 108 bhp and 175 Nm of peak torque. The transmission duties might be carried out by a 6-speed manual or the 7-speed DSG gearbox. It is expected to be priced anywhere between Rs 9 lakhs - Rs 14 lakhs. Deliveries for the Skoda Rapid 1.0 TSI churning out 108 bhp and 175 Nm of peak torque are expected to begin from April 14 with bookings open at an initial amount of Rs 50,000. Indian customers can either book this model at an authorized Skoda dealership or pre-order it online on the company's official website.