Hatchback cars are those cars that have an access to the interiors once the
rear door is open and also the luggage space is integrated with the
passenger cabin and the rear seat can be folded or removed to increase the
luggage space. The two row seater small compact cars are categorized as
Hatchback cars. Due to its low pricing, better mileage, low maintenance and
most importantly perfect for drive in city's heavy-traffic, it has become
the most selling car segment.
Hatchbacks occupy less parking space and is suitable for the metros where
parking space is a major problem and also convenient for women drivers.
Series of face lifted hatchback cars in India been launched and many more
are yet to be launched. It seems the car manufacturers are aiming to revamp
the entire small car or the hatchback segment. Comparing to last year, the
new models of small cars has almost doubled this year. Even the car
manufacturer of the luxury segment are now entering the hatchback segment.