Top Upcoming 7 Seater SUVs in India Under 20 Lakh in 2021
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Automakers are trying to keep the utility space busy with new car launches. Check out the list of upcoming 7 seater SUVs in India under 20 Lakh that includes some models like Hyundai Creta 7 Seater, new-gen Mahindra XUV500 and more.
In line with the global trend, SUV has overtaken smaller cars and hatchbacks to become the best-selling automobile segment in India for the last few years. For that reason, automobile manufacturers have always been making the utility market busy with new products in their pipeline, making this space more competitive than ever.
The increasing competition has also lead to the recent influx of more affordable SUVs for India, not only the compact segments but also the bigger ones. If you are searching for an affordable SUV that can seat up to 7, you’d better wait for these upcoming cars set to take the market by storm this year. IndianAutohas comprised here alist of best 7 seater SUVs under 20 Lakh in India comprising of much-awaited models.
The next model in the upcoming 7 seater SUV in India under 20 Lakh is Hyundai Creta 7 seater. While the next-generation Hyundai Creta has just been launched in the country for a while now, the South Korean company has also started testing the 7-seater Creta in India, hinting at its feasible launch set to happen in late 2020 or early 2021. For the uninitiated, our in-house digital illustrator has rendered the new Hyundai Creta 7 seaterto preview how it could look like on the outside. Compared to the smaller brother, the Creta 7-seater is expected to get a revised front bumper, a new grille with chrome elements, flatter roof, slimmer C-pillar, and more.
Information on the engine specs of the upcoming 7 seater SUV is still scarce. But in all likelihood, the bigger Creta will get the same set of engines as the current 5-seater version has in its heart. The engine lineup will include a 1.5-litre petrol, a 1.5-litre turbo-diesel, and a 1.4-litre turbo-petrol unit. The 7-seat variant of Hyundai Creta will take on the likes of Tata Gravitas, MG Hector Plus, and new-gen Mahindra XUV500 once it’s launched here.
The next generation of Mahindra Scorpio also makes it to the list of upcoming 7 seater SUV under 20 Lakh in India. The new-gen Scorpio has been said to arrive to us in 2021 to replace the outgoing Scorpio which has been one of the most popular SUVs of all time in India. The new 7-seater SUV will be based on the modified version of the ZEN3 platform that also underpins the new-gen Thar. It will more likely to get an increase in terms of size that translates into more interior space along with a front-facing third-row of seats.
Inspired by the Mahindra Alturas G4, the all-new Mahindra Scorpio will employ a new 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine that produces 160 BHP of power and 350 Nm of torque. There will be also a 2.0-litre mStallion turbo-petrol engine that’s good for 190 BHP/ 380 Nm of torque. Transmission choices will comprise a 6-speed MT and a 6-speed automatic torque converter. While seeing a bump in the price probably, the new-gen Mahindra Scorpio is slated to be retailed at around Rs 20 Lakh price point in India.
As claimed by the home-grown company, the next-generation Mahindra XUV500 will be launched in India for the first quarter of 2021. It is one of the most-awaited upcoming 7 seater SUV within Rs 20 Lakh for the India space. Based on the newly-built monocoque FWD platform, the next-gen XUV500 will share its underpinnings with the first C-SUV that is co-developed by Mahindra & Ford.
Though being expected to have its debut at the 2020 Auto Expo, the XUV500 makes space for the Funster electric SUV instead. However, it is said that the new-gen XUV500 will get design inspiration from the Funster and the all-new SsangYong Korando siblings as well. Our render version of the new-gen Mahindra XUV500 has been released for your interest of its styling.
All-New Mahindra XUV500 Previewed by an open-top electric sportscar | Auto Expo 2020
The upcoming Mahindra XUV500 will draw the power from two engines including a 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel engine and a 2.0-litre mStallion turbocharged petrol mill, tuned to produce 180 BHP/ 400 Nm and 190 BHP/ 380 Nm, respectively. For the gearboxes, the new-gen SUV will receive a 6-speed MT and a 6-speed torque converter as a transmission option.
That concludes our list of best 7 seater SUVs in India under 20 lakh which will be launch soon. For more interesting stories, stay tuned and keep yourself updated with IndianAuto.