Discounts on new cars from Maruti, Hyundai to Mahindra this Diwali
Car makers in India are offering big discounts on buying a new car around Diwali this year. Despite the ongoing chip issue, which has resulted in low production and long wait times for new vehicles, Indian automakers are making every effort to capitalize on the current festive season.
Here’s a rundown of what each manufacturer is offering as part of this year’s Diwali vehicle sales:
Maruti Suzuki is slashing the prices of eight of its existing models. Its S-Presso and Alto Coffee offer the biggest savings. On a new S-Presso, Maruti is offering a mileage of up to 48,000, while the old warship Alto is available at a discount of 43,000. Customers can also get holiday discounts on Eeco, WagonR, Swift, Dzire, Ignis, and Vitara Brezza.
Hyundai Motor Company:
This Christmas season, the Korean automaker is offering incentives of up to Rs 1.50 lakh on new cars. This month, the company’s only electric vehicle, including the Kona SUV, is getting discounts on only five vehicles. Starting at Rs 23.79 lakh (ex-showroom), maximum benefits of Rs 1.50 lakh are being offered on the Hyundai Kona. Santro, i20, Grand i10 NIOS, and Aura are other Hyundai cars with discounts this holiday season. Hyundai is also offering discounts on Aura, Santro and Grand i20 Nios CNG vehicles.
The French automaker is trying to capitalize on the festive season in India by offering discounts of up to Rs 2.50 lakh. The biggest downfall of Renault’s flagship SUV is the Duster. The Duster is one of the most attractive offers for customers looking to buy a new car around Diwali, which includes cash benefits of up to ₹50,000 and loyalty incentives of up to ₹1.10 lakh. Heavy discounts are also offered on other Renault cars such as Triber, Kiger and Kwid.
The Japanese automaker, which has just launched the Magnite SUV, is offering holiday discounts on the Kicks SUV up to Rs 1 lakh. The Nissan Kicks, with prices starting at Rs 9.49 lakh, will be available with a 1.5-litre engine.
This Diwali, Datsun is offering seasonal discounts on its GO, GO+ and RediGo vehicles. The automaker is offering perks of up to Rs 40,000 for these vehicles, including cash, corporate benefits and an exchange bonus.
Honda Car India is also offering discounts of up to Rs 50,000 on many of its models on Diwali. One of the most popular models of the company in the country, the Honda City is available for sale at Rs 53,500. Apart from cash and exchange benefits, Honda is also offering free accessories as part of the deal. Apart from the City, Honda is also offering discounts on models like the Jazz, WR-V and the recently launched Amaze facelift.
Mahindra & Mahindra:
In October, Mahindra & Mahindra is offering festive discounts on a limited number of models. The Alturas G4 SUV, which rivals the Toyota Fortuner and MG Gloster, is being offered with a holiday bonus of up to ₹81,500. Additional deals up to 20,000 are among the perks. KUV100 NXT, Bolero, Scorpio, XUV300, and Marazzo MPV are among other vehicles available for festive discounts.
Tata Motors is offering festive discounts on most of its flagship automobiles this season, including the Panch subcompact SUV, which was introduced a day after the Dussehra festivities. Nexon, Tiago, Tigor, Harrier and even the Safari SUV are among them. Depending on the model, the benefits range from Rs 15,000 to Rs 40,000. The Safari and Harrier SUVs get the most benefits, which do not include monetary rewards.