Looking to bring a small, medium or large SUV home this Diwali? Well then check out your options

The festive season is upon us and with Diwali right around the corner, many people are looking forward to taking home new SUVs. Be it in the sub-4 metre segment or premium SUV segment above Rs 30 lakh, popular SUVs generally have a waiting period on them. So which one will you be able to bring home in time for Diwali? We find out

Sub-4 metre SUVs

City Maruti Vitara Brezza Hyundai Venue Mahindra XUV300 Tata Nexon Ford EcoSport
New Delhi 15 days 15-20 days No waiting No waiting 15 days
Bangalore 20 days 1-3months No waiting No waiting 15-30 days
Mumbai No waiting 2-3 months 2-3 weeks 15-20 days No waiting
Hyderabad No waiting 10 days No waiting No waiting 15-20 days
Pune No waiting 45  days 2-3 weeks 15-20 days 25-30 days
Chennai No waiting 4-6 weeks No waiting No waiting 10-15 days
Jaipur No waiting No waiting* 10 days No waiting 1 month
Ahmedabad No waiting No Waiting* No waiting No waiting No waiting
Gurgaon 2-4 weeks No waiting 2-3 weeks 15-20 days No waiting
Lucknow 1 month No waiting No waiting No waiting 15-20 days
Kolkata 4-6 weeks 45 days No waiting No waiting 25-30 days
Thane No waiting 2-3 months 2-3 weeks No waiting No waiting
Surat No waiting 15 days 2 weeks No waiting 15 days
Ghaziabad No waiting No waiting* 1 month No waiting No waiting
Chandigarh No waiting 45 days 10-15 days No waiting 15-20 days
Patna 2-4 weeks 45 days No waiting 4-6 weeks No waiting
Coimbatore 1 month 1-3 months 2-3 weeks No waiting No waiting
Faridabad 4-6 weeks 4-6 weeks No waiting 2 weeks No waiting
Indore No waiting 45 days 10-15 days No waiting 15-20 days
Noida No waiting 2-3 months No waiting No waiting No waiting

*some variants might feature a waiting period

Maruti Vitara Brezza: The Vitara Brezza can be bought in time for Diwali in most cities. However, buyers in Faridabad, Coimbatore, Kolkata and Bangalore will have to look at other options.

Hyundai Venue: The Venue’s recent arrival and hype in the market means it is not available as easily as the Vitara Brezza. However, if you live in Ghaziabad, Lucknow, Gurgaon, Jaipur or Ahmedabad, you will be able to bring one home in time for Diwali.

Mahindra XUV300: If the smaller XUV is the SUV you are looking to bring home, you can easily do so in time for Diwali in all cities except Ghaziabad.

Tata Nexon: The Nexon also follows a similar trend with Patna being the only city where the Tata SUV can’t be had before Diwali.

Ford EcoSport: Apart from Pune, Jaipur and Kolkata, some or the other variant of the EcoSport can be bought before Diwali in all other cities on the list.

Compact/Mid-size SUVs

City Hyundai Creta Kia Seltos MG Hector Jeep Compass
New Delhi 15-20 days 1 month NA 1 month*
Bangalore 15 days 2-3 months NA 1 month
Mumbai 4 weeks 4-10 weeks NA 3 weeks
Hyderabad 1 month 1-4 months 4 months 1 week*
Pune 2 months 45 days 4 months 15 days
Chennai 2 weeks No waiting 4 months 15 days
Jaipur 1 month 1 month 4 months 15 days
Ahmedabad No waiting 1-2 months NA 15 days
Gurgaon No waiting 2-3 months NA 15-20 days
Lucknow No waiting* 1 month 3-5 months 15-20 days
Kolkata No waiting 2-3 months NA 2 weeks
Thane 4 weeks 4-10 weeks NA 3 weeks
Surat 15 days 2 months NA NA
Ghaziabad No waiting* 2-3 months NA NA
Chandigarh 15-20 days 3 months NA 10 days
Patna No waiting 6-12 weeks 2 months NA
Coimbatore 15 days NA NA 2 weeks
Faridabad 2 months NA 4-5 months NA
Indore No waiting* 2 months NA 2 months
Noida No waiting 1-3 months 4 months NA

*some variants might feature a waiting period

Hyundai Creta: Apart from Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Thane and Faridabad, the Hyundai Creta can be brought home before Diwali. However, a couple of variants might not be available in time in all cities.

Kia Seltos: The Seltos’ recent arrival in the market coupled with the fact that the hype for it is strong, it is only Chennai where you can take one home before Diwali. In all other cities, get ready to wait it out.

MG Hector: If you make a booking now, there is no way you will be able to take the Hector home in time for Diwali. Dealers are now even refusing to comment on the waiting time for the MG SUV.

Jeep Compass: If you live in New Delhi, Bangalore, Thane or Indore, then getting your hands on the Compass before Diwali will be a stretch. In all other cities on the list where a Jeep showroom exists, the Compass can bought in time for Diwali.

Large SUVs

City Toyota Fortuner Ford Endeavour Skoda Kodiaq
New Delhi No waiting 15 days 1-2 months
Bangalore 30-45 days 1 month 2-4 weeks
Mumbai 1 month No waiting 2-4 weeks
Hyderabad 3 months 25 days NA
Pune 1 month 25-30 days 2-4 weeks
Chennai 10-15 days 10-15 days 3-4 weeks
Jaipur No waiting 45 days No waiting
Ahmedabad 1 month No waiting 20-40 days
Gurgaon No waiting No waiting 2-4 weeks
Lucknow No waiting 15-20 days 1 month*
Kolkata 1 month 25-30 days NA
Thane 1 month No waiting 2-4 weeks
Surat 30-45 days 15 days NA
Ghaziabad No waiting No waiting NA
Chandigarh No waiting 15-20 days 15 days
Patna 25 days No waiting NA
Coimbatore No waiting No waiting NA
Faridabad NA No waiting NA
Indore 15 days 10-15 days 2-4 weeks
Noida 1 month No waiting NA

 

*some variants might feature a waiting period

Toyota Fortuner: It is the best-selling SUV in the segment and that means Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Thane, Surat, Patna and Noida residents cannot buy a Fortuner in time for Diwali.

Ford Endeavour: The Ford SUV can be had in time for Diwali in most cities, apart from Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Jaipur and Kolkata.

Skoda Kodiaq: The Kodiaq can be had before Diwali in all cities on the list, except for New Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad and Lucknow.

 

Source:- CarDekho.com