We all love to go on highway journeys in our cars. But, driving on highways for long durations can get boring sometimes. This is where cruise control comes into play. Cruise control, as the name suggests, lets the driver set a particular speed and the system will automatically control and maintain this speed without any inputs from the driver. Cruise Control is a very useful feature offered in modern-day cars. Earlier, it was available only on expensive cars and was considered a premium feature. But now more and more cars are coming with this feature. Here is a list of the cheapest cars that come with cruise control in India.
Tata Altroz is the cheapest car in India to get cruise control functionality. The Altroz is a premium hatchback from Tata Motors. It is also one of the safest cars in its segment, with a 5-star Global NCAP safety rating. It comes with both petrol and diesel engine options mated with five-speed manual transmission. Other features it comes with are connected car tech, an 8-speaker sound system by Harman and a semi-digital instrument cluster. The cruise control equipped XT variant of the Tata Altroz costs Rs 8.57 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).
Maruti introduced a facelift for the Swift this year. Maruti Swift now gets the cruise control functionality making it one of the cheapest cars with cruise control. This hatchback only comes with a petrol engine. It gets a five-speed manual and an AMT transmission. Other features include LED headlamps, automatic climate control and reverse parking camera & sensors. The cruise control equipped ZXi Plus variant costs Rs 9.01 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).
The Aura is an entry-level compact sedan. It comes loaded with features and cruise control is one of them. The Hyundai Aura comes with both petrol and diesel engines. Both the engines come with a five-speed manual as well as an AMT gearbox. Other features it comes with are an 8-inch infotainment system, wireless charging and a cooling glove box. The cruise control equipped SX(O) variant costs Rs 9.38 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).
Amaze is Honda’s most affordable car in India. It is also one of the cheapest cars to come with cruise control. The Amaze comes with both petrol and diesel engine options. Both the engines come mated with a five-speed manual and a CVT gearbox. Other features it comes with are automatic climate control, a 7-inch infotainment system and paddle shifters. The cruise control equipped VX variant costs Rs 9.43 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).
The Polo has been the best selling model for Volkswagen. Though the car has become old, Volkswagen continues to update features on it. This hatchback comes only in petrol engine options. It comes with a six-speed manual and an automatic torque converter gearbox. Other features it comes with are rear AC vents, rain-sensing wipers and voice controls. The cruise control equipped Highline Plus variants costs Rs 10.02 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).
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