Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT) or step-less transmission or shift-less transmission is a lesser known alternative to the more conventional automatic transmission cars and alter through many ranges of effective gear ratios. Technically, CVT cars have no gears at all rather it comes with a fixed number of gear ratios which is variable across all driving conditions. Given below is the list best 5 (Five) CVT cars in India:
The Honda Amaze CVT is one of the best-looking CVT cars in India and the car has been getting a good market response. The Amaze comes with some amazing features including a 7-inch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car-play connectivity, keyless entry, AC and heater and many more. The CVT gearbox is only offered in the petrol version of the Honda Amaze which is mated to a 5-speed gearshift and the power to the car is supplied by BS VI 1.2-litre petrol motor with 90 PS against 110 Nm. The cabin offers ample legroom which gives you the best comfort and safety and makes your long drives relaxing. The Honda Amaze rivals the Hyundai Xcent, Maruti Dzire, Tata Tigor and Ford Aspire.
Price: INR 7.71 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom)
The Nissan Micra derives power from 1,198 cc; 1.2-litre 160-valve inline petrol engine mated with a 5-speed CVT gearbox and generates 77PS against 104 Nm. The car offers a decent fuel economy of 19.44 kmpl and notches up a top speed of 160 kmph. The Nissan Micra features dual front airbags, ABS with EBD and BA as standard features along with automatic headlights, auto wipers, LED taillights, rear parking camera with sensors, a 6.2-inch touch-screen infotainment system with navigation and Bluetooth connectivity and many more. The Micra gives you one of the most pleasant experiences while driving and competes against Maruti Ignis, Maruti Swift and Hyundai Grand i10.
Price: INR 6.62 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom)
The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is a generously large hatchback and one the most reasonably-priced CVT cars in India. The Baleno retains the front fascia from the Maruti Swift but the profile and rear view makes this car unique. The Baleno’s road stance is the best in its segment and looks poised to plough the road. The car offers top-notch features along with an amber cabin and sufficient thigh support and legroom which make your journey more comfortable. The CVT gearbox is offered in the Delta, Zeta and Alpha variants of the Baleno and it generates its power from a 1.2-litre petrol motor which gives an output of 84 PS against 115 Nm torque and is BS VI complaint. The car promises the fuel mileage of 19.56 kmpl and further the power to it is retarded by drum brakes at the back and disc brakes in the front. With 2,520 mm wheelbase and ABS system with electronic brake-force distribution, the Baleno has all the potential of being a bestseller in its segment.
Price: INR 7.16 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom)
The CVT version of Toyota Yaris offers paddle shifters and generates its power from 1.5-litre motor and delivers 108 PS against 140 Nm torque and is mated to a 6-speed MT/CVT gearbox. Well-known for its safety, Toyota Yaris is equipped with 7 (Seven) airbags along with ABS with EBD. The Yaris also offers features like projector headlights, LED DRLs, LED taillights, 7-inch touch-screen infotainment system, and electrically-adjustable driver seat along with temperature control.
Price: INR 9.46 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom)
The benchmark for all mid-segment sedans, the Honda City offers BS VI complaint, 1.5-litre petrol motor that delivers 119PS of power against 145Nm peak torque mated with a 5-speed MT/CVT gearbox. The car returns a mileage of 18 kmpl. The Honda City offers features like a 7-inch touch-screen infotainment system, auto-cruise, automatic temperature control, paddle shifters along-with ABS with EBD and rear parking sensors as standard safety features. The body colored bumpers, premium headlamps and the front chrome grille enhances the exterior looks and has maintained a style statement with the powerful i-VTEC technology which makes the car one of the bestsellers in its segment.
Price: INR 12.01 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom)
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