The demand for automobiles is quite large and therefore, the automobiles market is one of the largest markets. Many consumers these days ought to prefer hybrid cars over conventional cars. It is a great vehicle as it involves two sources of power.
The very first hybrid car produced on a large scale was the Toyota Prius. It was launched in Japan in 1997. Japan is the leading market for hybrid cars in the world. Hybrid cars were introduced in Pakistan to fight the energy crisis, especially to stop its population from using Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). The Government of Pakistan also reduced the taxes and duties to enhance the hybrid market.
Hybrid Cars in Pakistan
Hybrid cars in Pakistan are continuously emerging mainly for their efficiency on the road. Enumerated below is a list of the best hybrid cars in Pakistan that are running smoothly with an amazing price range and features. Keep reading to know more.
|Car Name||Engine Capacity||Mileage||Starting Price|
|Honda Accord||2356 cc||20 Km/L||PKR 12 million|
|Toyota Prius||1800 cc||23 Km/L||PKR 8.4 million|
|Honda Insight||1600 cc||22 Km/L||PKR 6.5 million|
|Hyundai Ioniq||1600 cc||22 Km/L||PKR 6.4 million|
|Toyota C-HR||1800 cc||26 Km/L||PKR 4.2 million – 5.5 million|
|Kia Niro||1600 cc||25 – 28 Km/L||PKR 3.5 million – 6 million|
|Honda Vezel||1500 cc||20 Km/L||PKR 3.2 million – 3.5 million|
|Honda CR-Z||1500 cc||25 Km/L||PKR 3.5 million|
|Honda Freed||1500 cc||25 – 27 Km/L||PKR 3.1 million|
|Nissan Note||1200 cc||30 Km/L||PKR 2.7 million – 2.8 million|
|Toyota Corolla Axio||1500 cc||30 Km/L||PKR 2 million – 3 million|
|Nissan Juke||1500 cc||20 Km/L||PKR 2 million – 2.5 million|
|Toyota Aqua||1500 cc||30 Km/L||PKR 2.5 million – 2.8 million|
|Honda Fit||1500 cc||25 Km/L||PKR 1.9 million|
|Toyota Sienta||1500 cc||20 Km/L||PKR 1.5 million – 3.6 million|
Honda Accord is one of the most popular cars and is priced at the higher-end. The car is equipped with modern features like a sunroof, rain-sensing windscreen wipers, rear-view camera, multi-function steering wheel, etc.
This luxury car is powered by a 4-cylinders DOHC 16 valves engine and a displacement of 2356 cc. Honda Accord is a petrol car with a fuel capacity of 65 liters. Its transmission is automatic and has 5 gears. The car averages approximately 20 Km/L. The car offers keyless entry.
The brand new Honda Accord costs PKR 12 million in Pakistan.
The first-ever hybrid car, Toyota Prius is the most popular among others in our local market. Its production started in 1997 and is identified as one of the cleanest vehicles in regard to carbon emissions. It is mainly imported in our country from the Japanese market.
The vehicle is equipped with an 1800 cc engine and is designed with Hybrid Synergy Technology. It has two motors for better fuel efficiency. Toyota Prius has a seating capacity of 5 persons with an extraordinary fuel economy and mileage of 23 Km/L. Talking about the safety and security features, it is equipped with ABS brakes, six airbags, and central locking.
The brand new Toyota Prius costs PKR 8.4 million in Pakistan.
Another hybrid car for Honda lovers is Honda Insight. This hybrid electric vehicle has an interior design and features similar to that of Honda Fit. The third generation is much better compared to the first two generations in terms of its design, performance, and features.
The third-generation Honda Insight has influence from Civic and Accord. This front-wheel-drive vehicle has a 1500 cc engine paired with an electric motor and lithium-ion battery pack. The total mileage given by this car is 22 Km/L. Honda has incorporated an entire suite of safety features in Insight.
The brand new Hyundai Insight costs PKR 6.5 million in Pakistan.
Hyundai Ioniq has been launched by a Korean Automaker in a single variant. This new addition to the market is directly imported from Korea and the company covers a 4-year warranty and/or 100,000 km mileage. It is in direct competition with Toyota Prius.
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is equipped with a 1600 cc engine and mated to a 6-speed DCT transmission that produces 147 hp. The company has put extra effort into its sleek exterior that gives out an enthralling look. The fuel consumption of this iconic car is 22 Km/L.
The brand new Hyundai Ioniq costs PKR 6.4 million in Pakistan.
Toyota CH-R is a four-wheel-drive crossover. C-HR in its name stands for Coupe High Rider. This subcompact crossover SUV has a new design with updated interior and exterior features.
Toyota C-HR is powered with a regular unleaded I-4 engine producing a displacement of 1800 cc. The engine gives an average of 26 Km/L. The car is available in both automatic and manual transmission. The total fuel tank capacity is 55 litres.
The brand new Toyota CH-R costs PKR 4.2 million – 5.5 million in Pakistan.
Kia Niro is a hybrid subcompact crossover. Kia Motors has manufactured the latest model that displays excellent fuel economy, comfortable seating, cargo space, and decent engine power.
Kia Niro is powered by a 1600 cc engine with an electric motor. It is a car with two engines, petrol, and electric, along with a battery pack. The car gives an average mileage of 25 – 28 Km/L. It has a stylish exterior and advanced safety features coming in an affordable price range.
The brand new Kia Niro costs PKR 3.5 million – 6 million in Pakistan.
Honda has manufactured its new Honda Vezel. It is one of the popular choices among hybrid segments in Pakistan. This subcompact SUV is a four-wheel drive and is available in different versions. It was launched in the Pakistani market in 2013.
This car is loaded with a 1500 cc engine mated to a 7 speed CVT automatic transmission. The engine is incorporated with a sport hybrid electric motor. The total mileage achieved by Honda Vezel is 20 Km/L. The total speed of the car goes up to 180 km/h.
The brand new Honda Vezel costs PKR 3.2 million – 3.5 million in Pakistan.
CR-Z is one of the demanded choices of Honda lovers in Pakistan. This appealing and attractive car is categorized as a sporty hybrid. The unique feature of this car is having a six manual shift and a 130 hp engine. The design features include plastic brightwork on the dashboard, door handles, and a shifter. All models possess a keyless entry and push-start button.
Honda CR-Z has a 20 HP electric motor with a 1500 cc, 4-cylinder engine. It gives an average mileage of 25 Km/L which meets everyone’s expectations.
The brand new Honda CR-Z costs PKR 3.5 million in Pakistan.
Honda Freed Hybrid is a front-wheel-drive MPV. This 7-seater car features a slightly larger exterior making a larger interior space and extra boot space. The car is powered with i-VTEC along with Honda’s IMA Hybrid car technology.
Honda Freed is equipped with a 1500 cc engine, CVT automatic. The fuel consumption of this car is impressive. It is claimed to give a mileage of 25 – 27 Km/L. This compact hatchback has advanced safety features including airbags, parking sensors, power door lock, and traction control.
The brand new Honda Freed costs PKR 3.1 million in Pakistan.
The newly launched Nissan Note is an imported car that can be bought from various dealers in Pakistan at a good price. The overall size and proportions of the car are similar to Honda Fit. Nissan Note is an electric-motor driver, E-Power technology car. It is a unique solution by Nissan that doesn’t need a plug.
It is equipped with a 1200 cc, 3-cylinder petrol engine. The fuel economy of the Nissan Note is 30 Km/L. It offers steering wheel controls, cruise control, keyless entry, plus a push-button start.
The brand new Nissan Note costs PKR 2.7 million – 2.8 million in Pakistan.
Toyota Corolla Axio
For a sensational hybrid experience in a sedan, Toyota Corolla Axio Hybrid is a good option. Although not very popular in the local market, this 5 seater car is suitable for a good road experience and perfect for families.
Toyota Corolla Axio Hybrid possesses a 1500 cc engine provided with a battery pack. The car has efficient fuel economy, providing a mileage of 30 Km/L. It represents a decent design for both exterior and interior. It is powered by Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive and an automatic CVT transmission system with an electric power steering giving a smooth driving flow.
The brand new Toyota Corolla Axio Hybrid costs PKR 2 million – 3 million in Pakistan.
Nissan Juke is a Hybrid SUV by a Japanese manufacturer. It has a different look, sporty feel, and gives an exceptional driving experience. The car is available in two versions: 1500 cc and 1600 cc engine. Each of them is available in 2-wheel and 4-wheel drive respectively.
The car owners claim its mileage to be 20 Km/L if driven with care. Nissan Juke displays distinctive design features which stand out among its competitors. Its interior offers a good level of comfort and interior refinement.
The brand new Nissan Juke costs PKR 2 million – 2.5 million in Pakistan.
Another hottest pick among hybrid cars in Pakistan is Toyota Aqua. The car is highly popular among hatchback fans in the country. It is designed using the EFI with Hybrid Synergy Technology. A brand new Toyota Aqua is not available in Pakistan, however, it can be imported from Japan in a fair condition.
It is equipped with a 4-cylinder 1500 cc VVT-I engine. Talking about its transmission, Toyota Aqua is loaded with CVT automatic gearbox, making it a powerful road experience. This 5-door sporty hatchback can attain a maximum speed of 180 km/h. It gives a fuel economy of more than 30 Km/L. Toyota Aqua is available in different variants:
- Toyota Aqua G
- Toyota Aqua G LED
- Toyota Aqua L
- Toyota Aqua S
- Toyota Aqua X Urban
- Toyota Aqua X Urban Solid
The brand new Toyota Aqua costs PKR 2.5 million – 2.8 million in Pakistan.
Another hybrid car on the list is Honda Fit. this 5-door vehicle of Japanese origin is built on Earth Dreams Technology and uses ACE body structure. This specifically helps in reducing the frontal crash energy evenly. This vehicle is suitable for all types of driving experiences.
It comes with a powerful engine and premium interior design. Honda Fit is powered by a 1500 cc engine mated to a four-speed CVT automatic transmission. It has a top-notch fuel economy and excellent safety scores. The fuel consumption reported is 25 Km/L.
The car is available in different versions:
- Honda Fit Base Grade
- Honda Fit F Package
- Honda Fit L Package
- Honda Fit S Package
The brand new Honda Fit costs PKR 1.9 million in Pakistan.
Toyota Sienta is a small, compact minivan with a comparatively new shape. The interior of the car is equipped with high-end technology giving a luxurious feel. It is majorly preferred for easy maintenance and consumption of less fuel.
It is powered by a 1NZ-FE, DOHC, 4-cylinders engine with a displacement of 1500 cc. It is available in 6 and 7 seaters multipurpose vehicles. It gives an average mileage of 20 Km/L.
The brand new Toyota Sienta costs PKR 1.5 million – 3.6 million in Pakistan.