Welcome to Mycarhelpline Community Blog

Top 10 Cars for First Time Car Buyers in 2022. Best Cars for Beginners in 6 Lakh to 15 Lakh Price

Top 10 Cars for First Time Car Buyers in 2022. Best Cars for Beginners in 6 Lakh to 15 Lakh Price

Best Cars for First Time Car Buyers in India. Know Best Hatchback, Sedan and SUV Cars in 2022 available from 6 Lakh to 15 Lakh Price as Super Value


Top 10 Cars for First Time Car Buyers in 2022

Are you a First Time Car Buyer !!  Congrats to Enter in League of Men from World of Boys

In Last few Years - Definition of First Car is changed. Gone are the days when Budget Cars or Smaller Engine Cars like 800cc or 1 Litre Engine Cars with bare basic features used to be the 1st Choice.

Now, Consumers at time of Buying 1st Car do thorough research to consider in 

  • Safety Specs
  • Loaded Lifestyle and Convenience Features
  • A Car which has a Kind of Style Statement of Own
  • Convenient to Drive in with Automatic / AMT / IMT Cars as higher Preference 

and yet make an informed purchase where Cost of Ownership - Mileage, Maintenance along with a wow feel on Social Media is all there.

As First Car - Budget took a Secondary Factor - thanks to increasing disposable income, easy Financing - Buyers are considering to spend in between

  • 6 Lakh to 10 Lakh
  • 10 Lakh to 12 Lakh
  • 12 Lakh to 15 Lakh 

even basis there Income Profile for there First Car. For them - car is no more only a Mobility Solution - rather reflects lifestyle and status quo of Individual. 


Top 10 Cars for First Time Buyers in 2022

You are in 2021. Here we are Recommending some of the Fine Value Buy Cars for First Time Car Buyers across Segment


Majorly for City Usage

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Sportz AMT : An excellent choice for buyers who seek 

  • Convenience to drive as AMT Actuator response is Nios AMT is by far the best among AMT Cars
  • Feature Loaded with Nios SPortz AMT comes equipped with impressive Features
  • Drives Well, an Ideal Car for those who seek relaxed, comfortable drive
  • High on Reliability, Low on Maintenance
  • Hyundai Cars are Stylish and lets accept offers impressive value proposition

At Rs 7.28 Lakh (exshowroom Price) - Nios AMT is a perfect choice for anyone who seek maximum in city usage with utmost convenience and rich features with High reliability as solo aspect.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios photo


Honda Amaze CVT Automatic: Convenience to Drive is emerging as Top Notch Preference and Amaze S CVT, Vx CVT Automatic is one among fine Value buy Compact Sedan Sedan Cars in Market.

  • Spacious -as almost the most spacious Compact Sedan
  • 4 Star Safety Rated in Global NCAP (African Version is what crash tested)
  • CVT is what a proper Automatic and ideal when you love relaxed drive
  • Light Steering as ideal for City Usage with Low Turning Radius
  • Reliable as Honda Cars are offering upto 10 Year Warranty on Car Range (including extended warranty)
  • Low Maintenance as Amaze Scheduled service now once a year / 10,000 Kms

Honda Amaze photo


Hyundai I20: Hyundai leads in with all new I20 offering in highest Engine-Transmission Choices

  • 1.2 Petrol - Manual & CVT
  • 1.0 Turbo Petrol - IMT & DCT
  • 1.5 Diesel - Manual Transmission
  • Regular I20 and N Line Edition

with a range starting from 6.9 Lakh Exshowroom to 11.7 Lakh having more than 15 Variants with Stuffed Features ensure that Hyundai offers a product which can match aspiration of buyer to fully loaded Lifestyle Features. Car drives well, light steering, spacious, comfort and stuffed features makes I20 a great all round buy in Manual or Automatic Trim

Hyundai I20 photo 

Downside of Amaze and Nios

Please note that both these Cars - Amaze and Nios are best suited for city.

Steering feel and feedback is very average on high speed. Also, Amaze comes with Soft Suspension so you may not experience good handling on higher speed. 



Compact SUV Cars

Kia Sonet HTX IMT: Available as an excellent choice for those buyers who seek Powerful Fun to Drive Car, yet as SUV with capability to take on bad roads at ease along with Convenience of drive as no Manual Clutch Pedal. 

Lets accept that Sonet comes with impressive looks, features, and yes Kia is a brand which carries its own USP and Aura comes in impressive styling with comprehensive Features. Suspension although is stiiffer but wlll feel mature. You will simply love in overall experience with Kia Sonet and Choose HTX IMT at 10.39 Lakh 

Kia Sonet Official Review. Positives, Negatives in SUV Segment Explained

Dowside yes

  • Slight Compact Rear Seat Space


Maruti Vitara Brezza Zxi Petrol / Urban Cruiser High: Although on name is a SUV, but is what carries in car like dynamics to be equally comfortable to drive in city use and yes on highway too, Impressive 1.5 Litre Petrol Engine, 4 Star Safety Rating, Impressive Features all differentiates Brezza Zxi Petrol

Yes will love in overall all round experience from Maruti Brezza Petrol. Only Compact SUV with 4 Cylinder Petrol Engine. Downside however

  • Interior Aesthetics and Plastic Quality feels average 
  • Rear Seat are placed slight in Upright way, Not very comfy

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza photo


Tata Nexon XZ Plus / XMA Sunroof : Yes, Nexon in 2022 is lot improved to Nexon as what was there in 2017. In BS6 Avatar with improved engine Performance, improved AMT response, 5 Star Build Quality, ESP, Traction Control and price point at Rs 9.52 Lakh for XMA Sunroof or 9.99 Lakh for XZ Plus Petrol. Yes Car is Spacious too

You will simply love Nexon . Downside is 

  • Still slight higher Noise
  • Tata After Sales Service Network

New Cars

Check Prices with Complete Features


Tata Nexon photo


Mid Segment Cars (Mid SUV, Mid Sedan)

Honda City V Petrol Manual / V CVT: Care to But First Car as Family Car as gift to Parents with lot of Space, Refinement, Feel of Luxury with Comfort Oriented Drive - Honda City is epitome as class of its Own.

Honda City 2020 Official Review. Why you cant Miss Honda City in Mid Segment

  • Spacious -as almost the most spacious Sedan 
  • High Aspiration, Reliability Factor to Honda City
  • 5 Star Safety Rated Car
  • Manual is fun, Auutomatic is for Convenience
  • Now in BS6 5th Gen City - Scheduled service now once a year / 10,000 Kms which was earlier bi-annual - ensuring more competitive service cost


Hyundai Creta S Petrol: From Desirable to Ultimate SUV - Hyundai Creta known for Road Presence, Premium Feel and Creta S is fair equipped in all essential Modern age Features yet offer comfort oriented ride with Styling and Road Presence

Hyundai Creta photo

For somone in 15 Lakh On Road Budget has his heart and soul for Comfort, Reliability, Resale, Peace of Mind Ownership and SUV Factor has Creta as defacto choice, May check out 


Skoda Kushaq : A Segment of Buyers seek German Engineering with

  • Impeccable Handling
  • Impeccable Build Quality
  • Performance Factor

Its the experience with Skoda Kushaq or Volkswagen Taigun as driver delight feel which can enrich to offer Premium Feel, Feedback. Have a test drive of Skoda Kushaq - can put all other cars under 15 Lakh to shame in terms of driving dynamics, and care to get even better - try out Automatic Transmission - although On road may cost slight over 15 Lakh but dont miss to negotiate discounts to let car come closer to your desired price.

Skoda Kushaq photo


Full Size SUV

Mahindra XUV700 Ax5: Care for Full Size SUV as 1st Car and ready to slight exceed in budget to 18 Lakh On road types - Mahindra XUV700 Ax5 Petrol Manual Transmission with Panoramic Sunroof can be like perfect combination of buyer seeking Space, Luxury, Comfort, Road Presence at its best 

Mahindra XUV700 photo

Most Affordable Cars of 2022 (No Cheap One) from R...
Car Driving Tips for Beginners, Ladies, First Time...

Important: If you seek advise or recommendation, pls raise query in Car Forum instead of posting in comments


Comments 1

Guest - Nirav Modi on Friday, 20 September 2019 09:14

I am going to receive money in December 2019, can I wait till then to exchange my Alto 800 with any good hatchback or shall I straight away buy now?

I am going to receive money in December 2019, can I wait till then to exchange my Alto 800 with any good hatchback or shall I straight away buy now? Thanks
Monday, 26 September 2022

Captcha Image