Buying a car these days has become a very complicated process as every year carmakers come with new cars. These new cars are loaded with new features and technology. New products have started challenging already established products that have evolved as a brand over the period. Rising demand and microchip shortage have resulted in longer waiting periods for popular cars like Hyundai Creta. Over here we will discuss five cars that you can buy instead of buying Hyundai Creta.

Jeep Compass Petrol

Jeep Compass Sport

Jeep Compass Sport 1.4 is an entry-level variant of the premium SUV from Jeep that you can consider instead of buying a top-end variant of Hyundai Creta SX(O). The Jeep Compass Sport 1.4 is priced at Rs 20.70 lakh (on-road, Mumbai) whereas the Hyundai Creta SX(O) is priced at Rs 21.06 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). The Jeep Compass is more premium and spacious when compared to the Hyundai Creta.

Mahindra XUV700

Mahindra has recently launched its SUV the XUV700 that can be considered instead of the Hyundai Creta. The XUV700 is feature-loaded, comfortable, easy to drive, looks, and feels premium. The price of the base variant of XUV700 starts at Rs 15.04 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). Whereas the best value for money variant the XUV700 AX5 with torque converter gearbox and the five-seater option is priced at Rs 20.47 lakh (on-road, Mumbai).

MG Astor

MG Astor

MG Astor is another feature-loaded car that can be considered instead of buying Hyundai Creta. Despite being feature-loaded, the Sharp variant of the MG Astor comes with a 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine with a torque converter gearbox and is priced at only Rs 19.90 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). This seems to be a good deal when compared to the top-end variant of Hyundai Creta SX (O) which is priced at Rs 21.06 lakh (on-road, Mumbai) and gets a 1.5-litre petrol engine.

Honda City (5th Generation)

Honda City

The Honda City fifth generation can be a good choice instead of buying the Hyundai Creta. The top-end variant of the Honda City ZX is priced at Rs 17.54 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). Honda City being a sedan offers a premium feel and looks upmarket. It gets a 1.5-litre petrol engine and a CVT gearbox.

Volkswagen Taigun


Volkswagen’s latest offering the Taigun could also be a good option to consider instead of buying Hyundai Creta. The Taigun GT Plus is the top-end variant of the SUV and is priced at Rs 20.74 lakh (on-road, Mumbai). The SUV comes with a 1.5-litre petrol engine with a dual-clutch gearbox. The SUV offers comfort, features, and a premium feel.

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