Due to the current deterioration in the economic situation of Pakistan, all the industries are facing challenges including the automobile industry. The trend is changing, and people are becoming more inclined towards buying used cars as that is an efficient way of getting your hands on a vehicle without breaking your bank.
Choosing a car under a minimal budget isn’t a walk in the park. It requires compromising on the latest technology and settling for old yet high-performing cars. We have made a list for 5 cars that you can consider for buying, just under 5 lac rupees.
1. Daihatsu Cuore
An efficient car fulfilling the basic requirements of any potential car seeker, Daihatsu Cuore was produced until 2012. It was widely accepted in the market. It had an 800cc engine with manual and automatic transmission. It has a small boot space and the cabin is compact but sufficient for small families. It costs under 5 lacs.
2. Hyundai Santro
Launched in 2000, it came with a 1000cc engine along with a manual transmission. Hyundai Santro’s 2nd generation model was also the first electronic fuel injected (EFI) engine based hatchback in Pakistan. Prime, Club, and Exec were the variants available in Pakistan. The models of Santro produced in 2005 before can be bought under 5 lacs.
A liked car by Pakistanis, Suzuki Margalla was equipped with a 3-cylinder 1300 cc engine coupled with manual transmission. It was the first sedan offered by Pak Suzuki hence it gained rapid popularity. Margalla’s production started in 1992 and lasted for 6 years. Its multiple variants were offered in Pakistan including GL, GX, and Margalla variants in Pakistan. It can easily be found between 4 to 5 lacs.
4. Suzuki Baleno
Baleno’s production started after the halt in Suzuki Margalla. Later it was replaced by Liana in 2006. It had a 4-spoke power steering and 16-valve engine couple with EFI technology. It has sufficient boot area along with enough room for passengers. It is a sensible option as it provides twice as much space as hatchbacks in the same price of under 5 lacs.
5. Honda Civic
It was launched in 1995 with a basic engine size of 1.6L and 1600cc. It has 4 inline cylinders. It has enough room in the boot coupled with an attractive passenger seating space. It’s a perfect family car under tight budget.
We wish you have a delightful experience purchasing your car. Don’t forget to seek the best quality while keeping in mind your budget.