Buying a car under PKR 1.5 lac is a challenging task after the prices of cars skyrocketed due to inflation and devaluation of the rupee. There are still a few options under Rs 1.5 lac that can be explored. We have compiled a list of 3 cars to buy under PKR 1.5 Lac in Pakistan. This list can be used by students and young professionals who are short on cash and want a four-wheel vehicle instead of a motorbike.
Suzuki FX was a popular entry-level small hatchback before Mehran was launched by Pak Suzuki. Suzuki FX came equipped with an 800cc petrol engine paired with a manual transmission.
Due to its small size, Suzuki FX is convenient to drive around the town. In order to access the boot, you have to open the rear window which is a unique quirk of this car. Spare parts are readily available from the market at affordable prices. Maintenance and running costs are also low for FX. Suzuki FX does not have features like power steering, power windows or power mirrors. You can easily buy a well-maintained early 80s Suzuki FX in under PKR 1.5 lac.
Daihatsu Charade was once a popular affordable hatchback in Pakistan. It came with a 1000cc petrol engine paired with a manual transmission. Features present in Charade include air conditioning, AM/FM radio and cassette player. It does not have features like power steering, power windows, and power mirrors. The availability of spare parts can be a problem at times. Therefore, maintenance costs can also be relatively high. You can buy the 1980s Daihatsu Charade in the budget of PKR 1.5 lac.
Suzuki Khyber is the predecessor of Suzuki Cultus and it also came with a 1000cc petrol engine paired with a manual transmission. This car is spacious from the inside and has a sizeable boot. Features include air conditioning and cassette player. Suzuki Khyber can easily fit 4 adults for a long journey. Running and maintenance costs are low as spare parts are readily available and are cheaper to buy from the local market. You can purchase an early 1980s model of Suzuki Khyber in under PKR 1.5 lac.
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