5 Top Selling Family Cars In India You Should Know

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Comfortable family cars are in high demand these days, and finding the right one is essential; the segment today is dominated by the likes of XL6, Ertiga, and Carens

The complete family car market segment is gaining traction amongst all OEMs and hence becoming competitive; offering a variety of options in this segment. Let’s go through the list of the top 5 popular and best-selling cars in this segment.

1. Maruti Suzuki XL6

The XL6 is a premium MPV version which is based heavily on the popular Ertiga and hence it is offered through Maruti’s premium chain of NEXA dealerships. The XL6 is a popular option in this price range because of its extensive feature list and excellent mileage.

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The entry-level model of this premium MPV, the XL6 Zeta, is equipped with mild-hybrid technology and has a starting price of Rs 11.41 lakhs. It is available with manual and automatic transmissions. It is also available in CNG guise for people seeking a more fuel-efficient version of the MPV.

2. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga

The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is a seven-seater MPV that pretty much conquers India’s MPV market. The Maruti Ertiga is on sale with a 1.5-litre petrol engine that produces 101.65 bhp and 136.8 Nm of torque and is also available in a more fuel-efficient CNG version. On the exterior, it has an alloy front grille with chrome wings, a floating-style top, and two-tone wheels.

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The interior has a 7-inch touchscreen unit, cruise control, an air-cooled double cup holder, and remote keyless entry. Renault Triber and Mahindra Marazzo are the Ertiga’s primary rivals.

3. Hyundai Alcazar

The Alcazar is a three-row premium SUV from Hyundai that goes up against the Tata Safari, Kia Carens, and Mahindra XUV700. It comes equipped with plush interiors, has a strong road presence, and is known for its comfortable captain seat arrangement. Its feature list includes a dual instrument cluster and infotainment unit, a panoramic sunroof, and ventilated seats.


Although it can manage a few rough areas, it works best for lengthy rides on smooth roads. With enough space for seven people to sit comfortably, it is a car that is quite suitable for a large family.

4. Kia Carens

One of the most praised and well-liked cars produced by Kia is its MPV Carens. It boasts best-in-class safety features, comfortable interiors, and a striking design, making it an all-around vehicle. There are 21 various models of this MPV with prices starting from Rs. 10.45 lakhs, hence catering to a wide variety of customers. The Carens is fuel-efficient and affordable to run, making it a practical choice for families on a budget.

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5. Toyota Innova Hycross

Launched in India in December 2022, the new Toyota Innova Hycross is a fresh face in the MPV segment. A new addition to the iconic Innova nameplate, the Hycross is a preferred family car option. The Toyota Innova Hycross is more spacious, fuel-efficient, packed with features, and most importantly, more reasonably priced.

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It is a great option if you want a comfortable 7-seater car that can carry your family in a first-class ride and offer mileage. In India, the cost of the Toyota Innova Hycross begins at 18.55 Lakh. There are 7 colours available for Innova Hycross.