Suzuki S Cross (Courtesy: Suzuki)

Top 5 Hatchbacks in 2015


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Coming to India in 2015: These Hot Hatches Will Surely Turn Your Heads...!!!

If you weren’t happy or excited about the cars that you saw on Indian roads in 2014, then just hold on for a few more days. We have compiled a list of some of the exciting cars to hit India’s roads soon - the top 5 hatchbacks in 2015 will surely make your heads turn.

  1. Maruti Suzuki S-Cross Crossover:

Maruti Suzuki will bring a new crossover, based on its SX4 model in the C-segment, which will be soon introduced in Indian market. The SX4 is one of the 2015 hatchbacks, will be powered by Maruti’s M16A 1.6L DOHC-16V VVT multi-point injection petrol engine and D16AA 1.6L DDiS DOHC-16V turbo diesel engine.



Suzuki S Cross (Courtesy: Suzuki)
Suzuki S Cross (Courtesy: Suzuki)

The S-Cross will feature a 4WD system with four driving modes - AUTO, SPORT, SNOW and LOCK supported by Suzuki’s ALLGRIP technology. The S-Cross will compete against the Fiat Avvantura, VW Polo Cross & Totota Etios Cross in the premium crossover segment.

  1. Suzuki iK-2 aka YRA Premium Hatchback:

The iK-2 aka YRA is Maruti Suzuki’s premium hatchback which will be soon be available for Indian car buyers. The hatchback, codenamed YRA, will be competing against the Honda Jazz and Hyundai’s i20 Elite in the premium hatchbacks segment. Under the bonnet, the iK-2 is powered by Maruti’s 1.0L BOOSTERJET engine, a new direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine and also likely is a 1.3L Multijet turbo diesel-engine for Indian version.



Suzuki YRA hatchback (Courtesy: Suzuki)
Suzuki YRA hatchback (Courtesy: Suzuki)

The iK-2 is much bigger than the Swift and bears a sporty look, which may make it more appealing to the youth. It is also believed that the YRA will also be priced higher than the Swift.

  1. Tata Bolt Sports Hatchback:

Tata Bolt Sport, the newest hatchback from the Tata Motors showcased in Geneva 2015 is likely to be launched as another all-sport variant of Tata Bolt. The Tata Bolt Sport will be powered by the same 1.2L Revotron motor. However, the Sport’s engine is tuned for high performance, churning out a whopping 120bhp power and 170Nm peak torque.

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