COVID has impacted our lives severely and changed it very drastically. While air pollution was only a concern for major metropolitan cities, the virus has affected all regions of the world equally. While masks and sanitizer are the first line of defence against the virus, recent air purifiers in cars have also promised to protect passengers from harm. Find out below about Top 5 cars with Air Purifier. Readers should note that only Hyundai/Kia products are included in this list.
1) Hyundai i20
The premium hatchback segment, created by i20 became quite popular in the Indian car market. While the original Elite i20 was quite good in performance and looks, it was time for an update. The Korean car manufacturer launched the new generation of the car recently. The new i20 continues to rival against Tata Altroz, Maruti Baleno, Toyota Glanza, and Honda Jazz. Hyundai Motor India has launched all-new versions of its premium hatchback i20, priced between Rs 6.79 lakh and Rs 11.17 lakh. The model comes with ten first in segment features like hill assist control, multi-phone Bluetooth connectivity, air purifier and tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) among others.
2) Hyundai Venue
One of the most famous recent car segments in India is the sub-compact SUV segment. Hyundai Venue has also become a best seller in this segment thanks to its good looks and efficient performance. The Venue is available in three engine configurations – 1-litre petrol, 1.2-litre petrol and 1.4-litre diesel, and comes with advanced connectivity solutions. Hyundai Blue Link in India has about 33 features, 10 of which have been specifically designed for local customers. It also comes with an air purifier like other Hyundai products. Hyundai Venue costs between Rs.6.75 lakh and Rs.11.65 lakh and comes in 19 variant options. It competes against Tata Nexon, Maruti Brezza, Kia Sonet and Mahindra XUV300.
3) Hyundai Creta
The most selling car of Hyundai costs above Rs.10 lakh in the Indian car market. Hyundai Creta has become the most famous mid-size SUV in India. Creta features Hyundai’s global technology BlueLink with over 50 India specific connected features including a panic button for distress situations. The new touchscreen infotainment system gets Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. As expected, it comes with an air purifier. Hyundai Creta costs between Rs.9.81 lakh and Rs.17.31 lakh and comes in 17 variant options. It also comes in 3 engine options with both manual and automatic transmission.
4) Kia Sonet
Another worthy competitor in the sub-compact SUV segment is the Kia Sonet. Kia entered the Indian market last year with the Seltos and became an instant hit.
For its price, it is a pretty feature-loaded SUV and comes with air purifier too. Like the Hyundai Venue it comes with 3 engine options and both manual and automatic transmission. It is available in 23 variants and competes against Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, and Maruti Brezza. More about Top 5 cars with Air Purifier in India 2020 below.
5) Kia Seltos
The only SUV to give tough competition to Creta in terms of sales figure is the Kia Seltos. The Kia Seltos is a more aggressive-looking SUV compared to the sophisticated looks of the Creta. Kia Seltos The Kia Seltos comes equipped with ten new features related to safety, convenience, connectivity and design, over and above other key enhancements, the company said in a statement.
Moreover, many existing features in higher variants such as sunroof are now available in lower variants too. The SUV is available in three engine options of 1.5-litre petrol, 1.4 litre GDI petrol and 1.5-litre diesel, and equipped with an air purifier.