Automakers and experts are continuously putting efforts and trying to make the modern day cars more Efficient, Safer and Reliable for its customers. Approximately 1.3 million people lose their lives to road accidents. So in order to minimise this and make the cars more Safer and Reliable the Auto-Makers are coming up with ADAS, which stands for Advanced Driver Assistance System. The applications of ADAS is Pedestrian detection and avoidance, Lane departure warning and correction, Traffic sign recognition, Automatic emergency braking and lastly Blind spot detection. So these are the Top 10 Hatchbacks with ADAS to buy in 2023.
10. Hyundai Ioniq 5
Starting the Hatchback series with Hyundai’s Ioniq 5 which the car maker recently revealed. The Ioniq 5 is available in two trims in the global markets with a 58kWh and 72kWh battery with a drive range of 385km and 481km respectively. The car comes with real wheel drive and all wheel drive options. The Ioniq 5 uses a fast 800 volt charger and can charge the battery from 10 to 80% in just 18 minutes. The car is a home to various features, including full-LED front and rear lights, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), a Bose sound system, a 360-degree camera and 2-Zone temperature control.
09. Audi A1
Next one down the line is Audi’s entry level hatchback the A1. The car is powered by a 1.0-liter 3 cylinder engine making 120 horsepower. The A1 comes with a decent interior with LED Lights, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), 2-zone climate control, 10″ infotainment system along with Audi’s MMI system and voice control. The car also features 11-speaker Bang & Olufsen sound system. The prices for the A1 starts from $33,000.
08. Mini-Cooper S
The Cooper S is undoubtedly everyone’s favourite be it’s Retro Design or just how delightful the car is. The Cooper is powered by BMW’s 2.0-liter 4 cylinder engine making 190 horsepower and 280Nm torque. The Mini comes with a 8.8″ round infotainment, Harman/Kardon speakers, soft top option, ADAS, wireless charging. The car prices starts from $35,000.
07. ford Fiesta
The Fiesta is loved for its affordability and reliability, especially amongst first time drivers. So at Number 7 we have the New Ford Fiesta. The car comes with a 12.3″ digital instrument cluster, Ecoboost Hybrid Power shift, Gesture Control, ADAS, heads up display, ABS, panoramic glass roof. The Fiesta is powered by a 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine with three cylinders paired to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
06. Nissan Leaf
The Nissan Leaf is one of the most popular and sold EV’s in the International Market. The Leaf is powered by a 62kWh battery with a range of 226 miles or 365km. With the DC fast charger the Leaf can be charged to 80% in just 30 minutes. The Leaf comes with various features such as ProPilot autonomous driving, 12 parking sensors, Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Warning, Traffic Sign Recognition, ADAS, 9″ screen, voice command.
05. Toyota Aygo
Next one down the list is Toyota’s Adorable hatchback the Aygo. The Aygo has a 1.0-liter 3 cylinder petrol engine paired to a 5-spped manual making 80 horsepower. The Toyota comes with a cheerful yet compact cabin, touchscreen that supports Apple car play and Android Auto, ABS, EPS, ADAS, 17″ alloys, JBL sound system. Aygo comes with a much decent price tag of just $20,000.
04. Skoda Fabia
With it’s Sleek looking designs and complacent interiors, The next we have is the Skoda Fabia. powered by a 1.5-liter, 4 cylinder TSI engine paired to 7-speed DSG automatic transmission. The Fabia comes with LED headlamps, 18″ alloys, panoramic sunroof, 10.25″ instrument cluster, heated steering wheel and windshield. The car costs somewhere around $36,990.
03. Mazda CX3
ON Number 3 we have the Mazda CX3, which is powered by a 1.5-liter, 4 cylinder petrol engine making 150 horsepower. Which comes with ABS, Brake Assist, Hill Hold Control and Electric Parking Brake, ADAS, 7″ infotainment, options for ventilation and LDWS. The CX3 also enjoys a 5 star safety rating and its primary rivals are the Honda HRV, Kia Soul, Subaru Crosstek.
02. KIA EV6
On Top Number Two we have the KIA’s all new EV6, available in rear wheel drive and all wheel drive. The EV6 has smashing designs, Brilliant dynamics and performance and a very promising drive range. The car comes with two battery options the 58kWh and 77kWh that makes 230 and 325 horsepower respectively. The Kia EV6 has a driving range of 316 miles or 510km. The EV6 uses a 800 volt fast charger which allows 10 to 80% in less than 18 minutes. The car features a heads up display, which shows ADAS (advanced driver assistance systems) alerts, speed data and turn by turn navigation instructions.
01. Volkswagen Golf R
At the Number One we have the Volkswagen Golf R. The car is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4 cylinder engine making 315 horsepower and has 4 individual drive modes. The VW also features a sport exhaust system, variable ratio steering, Larger front disc brakes, 19″ wheels, 10.2″ entertainment cluster, ADAS, heads up display, 30 color ambient lighting, cruise control, and lane keeping assist. The car can sprint from 0-60 in under 3.9 seconds.