The demand for luxury vehicles in India's automotive industry has increased recently. Technology developments and more carmaker rivalry have made luxury automobiles more affordable for a wider range of people. For Indian consumers, owning a luxury car is no more a pipe dream. In this post, we identify the six most affordable luxury vehicles that will be on the market in India in 2023. These vehicles offer a balance of elegance, performance, and affordability. Let’s take a look.

Cheapest Luxury Cars in India in 2023

BMW X1 (Rs 41.50 lakh)

There are two engine choices for the X1 of the future. The 2.0-litre, four-cylinder diesel engine delivers 150 horsepower and 360 pound-feet of torque, whereas the 1.5-litre, three-cylinder, turbo-petrol engine produces 136 horsepower and 230 pound-feet. Across the board, a seven-speed DCT automatic gearbox is standard. A vertically stacked wireless charger, a floating armrest on the center console, and an interior with a curved display with the touchscreen infotainment system and a fully digital instrument dashboard are all included in the model.


Mercedes-Benz GLA (Rs 46.50 lakh)

One petrol engine and one diesel engine are available for the base GLA. The strong 2.0-litre diesel engine produces 188 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque, while the new 1.3-litre petrol engine is tweaked to produce 161 horsepower and 250 pound-feet. The driver's instrument cluster and the infotainment system's dual 10.25-inch screens are in the spotlight. The touchscreen system is driven by the NTG6 generation of MBUX, which has the most recent software as well as compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. 


Audi Q3 (Rs 44.89 lakh)

A 2.0-litre, four-cylinder, TFSI turbo-petrol engine with 187 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque powers the Audi Q3. The Quattro all-wheel-drive system, which is powered by this motor and a seven-speed automatic gearbox, distributes power to all four wheels. The new Audi Q3 has a panoramic sunroof, ambient lighting, Audi Drive Select, electrically adjustable front seats, dual-zone climate control, adjustable second-row seats, cruise control, a fully digital instrument cluster, Audi Smartphone interface, MMI Navigation Plus, wireless charging, gesture-controlled tailgate and a 180 W 10-speaker Audi sound system as standard equipment.


Mini Cooper (Rs 40 lakh)

The 2.0-litre, four-cylinder petrol engine that powers the Mini three-door produces 189 horsepower and 280 Nm of torque between 1,350 and 4,600 rpm. A seven-speed double-clutch Steptronic gearbox is included with this engine. The three-door hatchback can go from 0 to 100 kilometres per hour in 6.7 seconds. Now included as standard equipment are an 8.8-inch colour touchscreen display, touch-sensitive favourite buttons, and Piano Black high-gloss surfaces.


Audi A4 (Rs 43.12 lakh)

There is just a fuel version of the Audi A4. It has a 2.0-litre engine with 188 horsepower/320 pound-feet of torque and a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox. A new 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a 12.3-inch virtual cockpit, and an improved version of Audi's MMI user interface are anticipated for the facelifted Audi A4. Eight airbags, ABS with EBD, traction control, and TPMS are standard on the Audi A4 in both models.


BMW 3 Series (Rs 46.90 lakh)

A 3-litre, six-cylinder petrol engine with 387PS is located under the hood. An eight-speed automatic gearbox distributes power to all four wheels. It will probably be followed by 2-litre turbocharged petrol and diesel engine options with mild hybrid technology for the base models. The touchscreen and digital driver display are housed in the new 3 Series' curved display panel, which runs the iDrive 8 OS from BMW. Three-zone climate control, standard onboard navigation, and ADAS driver aid technology are further features.