Looking for a new hatchback this festive season that you can take home around Diwali? Here’s the most popular options

If you’re looking to buy a new hatchback this Diwali season, you’ve got plenty to choose from based on size, features, performance and price range. Here’s a list of the most popular hatchbacks across segments that you can take delivery of within the festive period this October, depending on the city, of course:

Entry-level and compact hatchbacks

City Maruti Alto Renault Kwid Maruti Wagon R Maruti Celerio Hyundai Santro Tata Tiago
New Delhi 15 days No waiting 15 days 15 days 15-20 days 1 month
Bangalore 20 days 15 days 20 days 20 days No waiting No waiting
Mumbai No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting 4 weeks No waiting
Hyderabad No waiting 15-20 days No waiting No waiting 10 days No waiting
Pune No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting 15-20 days
Chennai No waiting 2 weeks No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Jaipur No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Ahmedabad No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Gurgaon 2-4 weeks 22-25 days 2-4 weeks 2-4 weeks No waiting 15-20 days
Lucknow 1 month No waiting 1 month 1 month 15-20 days No waiting
Kolkata 2-4 weeks No waiting 2-3 weeks 2-4 weeks No waiting No waiting
Thane No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting 4 weeks No waiting
Surat No waiting 10 days No waiting No waiting 15 days No waiting
Ghaziabad No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting 45 days No waiting
Chandigarh No waiting 2-3 weeks No waiting No waiting No waiting 4-6 weeks
Patna No waiting No waiting 2-4 weeks 2-3 weeks No waiting No waiting
Coimbatore 1 month 15 days 1 month 1 month 15 days No waiting
Faridabad 4-6 weeks No waiting 4-6 weeks 4-6 weeks No waiting No waiting (4-5 weeks for Orange & Blue)
Indore No waiting 10 days No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Noida No waiting 15 days No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting

All of the cars listed above are readily available in most of the major cities in our list. The longest wait is of 45 days for the Hyundai Santro in Ghaziabad. Meanwhile, buyers in Faridabad looking for a Maruti hatch will have to wait for a month or more until the delivery of the Hyundai hatchback.

Mid-size hatchback & crossover

City Maruti Swift Hyundai Grand i10 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Renault Triber
New Delhi 15 days 15-20 days 15-20 days 2 months
Bangalore 20 days No waiting No waiting 45 days
Mumbai No waiting 4 weeks 2 months 15-20 days
Hyderabad No waiting 10 days 10 days 1 month
Pune No waiting No waiting 45 days 45 days
Chennai No waiting No waiting 2 months 6 weeks
Jaipur No waiting No waiting No waiting 21 days
Ahmedabad No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Gurgaon 2-4 weeks No waiting No waiting 22-25 days
Lucknow 1 month 15-20 days 15-20 days 6-8 weeks
Kolkata 2-4 weeks No waiting 45 days No waiting (Mustard colour – 4 to 5 weeks)
Thane No waiting 4 weeks 2 months 15-20 days
Surat No waiting 15 days 15 days 45 days
Ghaziabad No waiting 45 days 45 days No waiting
Chandigarh No waiting No waiting No waiting 3-4 weeks
Patna 2-4 weeks No waiting No waiting 45 days
Coimbatore 1 month 15 days 1 month 30-40 days
Faridabad 4-6 weeks No waiting 4-6 weeks 2 weeks
Indore No waiting No waiting 12 days 45 days
Noida No waiting No waiting No waiting 2 months

The Maruti Swift and pre-facelift Grand i10 are more readily available than the recently launched Grand i10 Nios and Triber in most cities. Both versions of the Grand i10 entail the longest wait for buyers in Ghaziabad. The Triber is readily available in only two cities – Ahmedabad and Ghaziabad, and also has the longest wait of two months in Noida and New Delhi.

Premium hatchback

City Maruti Baleno Hyundai Elite i20 Toyota Glanza
New Delhi 3-4 weeks 15-20 days No waiting
Bangalore No waiting No waiting 30-45 days
Mumbai 4-6 weeks 4 weeks 1 month
Hyderabad No waiting 10 days 1 month
Pune 4-6 weeks No waiting 1 month
Chennai 1 month No waiting 10-15 days
Jaipur No waiting 15-20 days No waiting
Ahmedabad No waiting No waiting 1 month
Gurgaon No waiting No waiting No waiting
Lucknow 1-2 weeks 15-20 days No waiting
Kolkata 4 weeks No waiting 1 month
Thane 4-6 weeks 4 weeks 1 month
Surat No waiting 15 days 30-45 days
Ghaziabad No waiting 45 days No waiting
Chandigarh 15 days No waiting No waiting
Patna 40-60 days No waiting 25 days
Coimbatore 15 days 15 days 20 days
Faridabad No waiting 45 days N.A.
Indore No waiting No waiting 15 days
Noida No waiting No waiting 1 month

The Baleno and Elite i20 are the top-selling premium hatchbacks and are readily available in half of the cities on this list. But they also attract the longest waiting period of up to two months for Baleno buyers in Patna and upto 45 days for i20 buyers in Faridabad and Ghaziabad. The Baleno-based Toyota Glanza is more popular than the likes of the Honda Jazz and Volkswagen Polo while being readily available in most cities too.

 

Source:- CarDekho.com