electing a perfect car/SUV can be a difficult task in India. Not just engine performance, fuel efficiency and seating capacity, other factors such as features, reliability, cost, brand loyalty and others also plays an role in buyers mind. Here’s the list of top 10 most popular features that Indian buyers want in their cars –
1. TOUCHSCREEN INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM
This is one of the most common features available in modern day cars. In fact, entry-level cars are also available with touchscreen infotainment system. This infotainment unit supports several features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, in-built navigation, Bluetooth, etc.
2. AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL
An automatic climate control system has become standard fitment in cars. It made our lives easier, added comfort, and adds feel-good features.
3. PANORAMIC SUNROOF
This feature is right up on the list of car buyers in India. This feature is slowly becoming common, as cars under 4 meters are also available with this feature.
4. APPLE CARPLAY AND ANDROID AUTO
This technology is now available with entry-level cars. It helps driver or passengers connected to their smartphone universe while on the move.
5. MUSIC SYSTEM
Indian drivers love music while on the move. People used to travel through city traffic, bad roads and on highways. A good music system makes their travel easy, as driver and co-passengers needed a companion for the long and boring distances.
6. KEYLESS ENTRY & PUSH BUTTON START/STOP
This is one of the most useful features available in cars, as driver only need to carry the key in pocket. A button/touch sensor on the door handle will be enough to lock or unlock the vehicle. Adding to it, there is a button inside the car to fire up the engine.
7. FAST USB CHARGING OUTLETS & WIRELESS CHARGER
In the present time, when we hit the road with several gadgets such as phones, laptops and tablets, a USB charging outlet and wireless charger become an important feature in the car.