Every year, new cars and the newest editions of popular cars hit the showrooms. Dubai is a hub for all sorts of cars, from economic to luxury and from luxury to sports cars. You have a whole new range of cars launched every year in Dubai. There is a variety of car companies that produce economic cars and Dubai is one of the best markets to trade cars. The economic car section is growing very competitive and we have picked the 5 best economic cars launched so far in 2016. This blog will help you make your choice to select a car for you from the top 5 economic car release 2016.
Honda Civic (2016)
Honda Civic has one of the best designs in the range of economic cars and its new LED featuring head lights adds beauty to its design. The 2016 model made its debut in April 2016 in the GCC. The new Honda Civic comes with a 5-inch display interface with touch facility enabled for the infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. And Bluetooth-enabled hands-free system helps you manage your calls on the drive. The Honda Civic 2016 edition is incorporated with automatic climate control which is very helpful for the climatic conditions like Dubai. The safety measures are key concern in this car and many advanced systems are introduced into this edition such as Anti-Lock Brake Systems (ABS), Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with Traction Control Systems (TCS), Electronic Brake Distributor (EBD), Hill Start Assist (HSA) and Honda Lane Watch system (EXI and RS grades). The Honda Civic 2016 edition has won the title of TOP safety pick from IIHS. Honda Civic 2016 comes in 3 versions; LXI, Exi, and RS. It has a powerful engine with 158 horsepower and maintains the fuel efficiency between 18.8-200 KM/L . The price of new Honda Civic starts from 78,900 AED.
Hyundai Elantra (2016)
Hyundai Elantra is one of the best selling cars in the GCC region. Hyundai Elantra retains its classy design and adds a new hexagonal grille between the headlamps. The new Hyundai Elantra has 53% of ultra-high strength steel to its chassis. These features enhance the beauty of the car and the evolving design philosophy of the company. Hyundai Elantra adds many automatic safety and convenience features such as SRS airbags, Smart trunk that opens automatically when the smart key is brought closer, Integrated Memory Seat (IMS), Front & Rear Parking Sensor, LED Daytime Running Lamp (DRL), Blind Spot Detection (BSD) and much more. The new car is available with two versions, one is 1.6 Mpi with 124 horsepower GL version and the other one is 2.0 Mpi with 156 horsepower GLS version. The GL price range starts from 56,900 AED and the GLS price range begins with 79,900 AED.
Toyota Innova (2016)
Toyota Innova is one of the most popular and successful multi-utility vehicles. It is one of the well know family vehicle in the UAE. The new Toyota Innova has grille plated front facia and sharp headlamps that add to the dynamic and sporty look of the car. The car can accommodate 8 people in its spacious cabin in which has ergonomic seats which could split fold up to 60:40 to provide maximum comfort. Being a family car, Toyota Innova ensures the best safety measures such as ABS+EBD, child restraint system, dual front airbags, and a rugged body structure to protect the passengers in case of an accident. The new Toyota Innova is powered by a 164 horsepower engine which is 2.7-litres-4-cylinder engine. The powerful engine of Toyota Innova is paired with a 6-speed Super intelligent electronically controlled transmission system that ensures a smooth ride with a powerful engine. The base price of the new Toyota Innova is 92,900 AED.
Jaguar F-Pace (2016)
Jaguar F-Pace made its debut in May 2016 in the UAE in front of Burj Khalifa. The Jaguar F-Pace is designed for sporty and fuel efficient drive with an exceptional performance of the car. The Jaguar F-Pace utilises advanced technologies for a comfortable and safe drive. The Jaguar F-Pace is available is two fuel type engines, petrol powertrain version 1 has a 237 horsepower turbocharged engine (RWD) with 2.0-litre-4-cylinder configuration and the petrol powertrain version 2 has 3.0-litreV6 supercharged units (AWD) with a horsepower rating of 335 and 337. The diesel powertrain version 1 has a 178 horsepower 2.0 turbocharged engine and the version 2 has a twin-turbocharged V6 3.0-litre engine that has a potential of 300 horsepower. The Jaguar F-Pace is available in 6 models, namely, Pure, Prestige, R-Sport, S, Portfolio, and First Edition and all models have an 8-speed automatic transmission system as standard. This car also has a 10.2-inch touch display and an optional heads-up display. It has an 80W sound system and Bluetooth hands-free system. The price range of the Jaguar F-Pace starts with 229,000 AED.
The Infiniti QX50 is an amazing piece of machinery. The design of the new Infiniti QX50 comes with a rear bumper, front and back fascia, LED daytime running headlamps, side mirrors with LED turn signals and a Infiniti signature style double arch front grill. The new Infiniti QX50 comes with a huge 114m wheelbase allowing extra space to the interior volume. The Infiniti QX50 incorporates many advanced technology features that enhance the comfort and luxury of the car. The car has advanced wireless streaming technology that enables you to play audio from anywhere in the car.The advanced around view monitor includes the front & rear sonar and a 7-inch color display with a controller. The Infiniti QX50 has a 3.7-litre V6 engine that has a horsepower of 356 rating and it has a 7-speed automatic transmission system.The price range of the new Infiniti QX50 starts from 143,000 AED.