If you’ve been looking to buy yourself a brand new car ( Pakistan Assembled) from anywhere between 8-12 lakhs then you’ve come to the right place. Here is a list of some of the most common cars you can buy in Pakistan within the 8-12 lakh price range.
The Suzuki Liana was introduced in 2004 as a front engine, front wheel drive sedan in Pakistan , it was introduced to serve as a replacement for the Suzuki Baleno. The Liana features a 1300c Inline-4 engine that features 89bhp and is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. The Liana remained in production for nearly a decade with production ending in 2014, the Liana was available in two variants LXi and RXi.
The Suzuki Swift was introduced into Pakistan in 2010, its a front engine, front wheel drive hatchback and currently the most premium hatchback you can buy from Suzuki’s lineup. The Swift is still in production today still going strong after a production run of more than 7 years, the Swift is available in 2 variants DL and DLX. It features a 1.3 liter DOHC 16 valve Inline-4 that prodcues 92bhp and comes mated with as standard to a 5 speed manual or an optional 4 speed automatic.
1st Generation Suzuki Cultus
The Suzuki Cultus was introduced all the way back in 2000 into Pakistan, its a front engine front wheel drive hatchback. Production of this generation of cultus lasted for almost 17 years with production ending in 2017, during this period the cultus got a refresh that featured minor cosmetic upgrades and a new more ECO friendly engine. The Cultus is available in three variants, VX, VXR and VXL.
Suzuki Wagon R
The Suzuki Wagon R was introduced in 2014, the Wagon R is a front engine front wheel drive hatchback. The Wagon R was introduced as a cheaper alternative to the Suzuki Swift as well as for the public who wanted a slighter roomier hatchback as compared to the Swift as well. The Wagon R is available in 3 variants VX, VXR and VXL. The Wagon R features a 1.0 liter Inline-3 that produces 67 bhp. Production of the Wagon R is still ongoing for more than 3 years.
9th Generation Toyota Corolla
The 9th Generation Toyota Corolla was introduced in 2002 inPakistan, the 9th Gen Corolla is a front engine front wheel drive sedan. The 9th Generation Corolla featured a brand new design language that was a long departure from the slim and slightly boxy looks of the previous generation. The 9th Generation Toyota Corolla is available in 6 variants XLi, GLi, 2.0D, 2.0D Saloon, SE Saloon and Altis 1.8.
7th Generation Honda Civic
The 7th Generation Honda Civic was introduced in 2001, the Honda Civic is a front engine front wheel drive sedan. In Pakistan the 7th Generation Honda Civic was offered in 3 variants, EXi, VTi and VTi Oriel, production lasted for 5 years ending in 2006. The 7th Generation Honda Civic featured a new more modern design language compared to its predecessor with newer more aggressive features.
4th Generation Honda City
The fourth generation Honda City was introduced in 2002, it is a front engine, front wheel drive sedan. The fourth gen Honda City houses a 1300cc inline-4 engine that produces 84bhp and comes with both manual and automatic 5-speed transmission. The fourth generation Honda City comes equipped with standard features such as air conditioning, power windows and a stereo speaker system. The fourth generation Honda City can comfortably seat 5 people and can serve as a fairly decent mid size sedan.
8th Generation Honda Civic
The 8th Generation Honda Civic was introduced 2008, its a front engine front wheel drive sedan. The 8th Generation Honda Civic also known as the Honda Civic Reborn within Pakistan featured a radically different design language that was very angular and aggressive. The 8th Generation Civic was available in 2 variants 1.8 iVTEC and 1.8 iVTEC Oriel. For this price range you can expect to find a 2006-2009 model year car with around 90,000km.
The FAW V2 was introduced is 2013, the V2 is a front engine front wheel drive hatchback that was introduced in Pakistan as the first commercial passenger vehicle by FAW. The FAW V2 features a very unique design language , it is only available in one variant. The V2 features a 1.3 liter inline-4 cylinder that is mated to a 5 speed manual transmission. The V2 features a decent amount of interior space, and is fairly competitive within the marketplace, but its interior build quality does leave a lot to be desired.