While the demand for hybrid and electric cars is soaring throughout the world due to their significantly better fuel-efficiency, low carbon emission and smooth overall driving experience, hybrid cars are also becoming increasingly popular in Pakistan.
Pakistan has experienced a sharp rise in the demand for these hybrid cars over the past few years and thousands of hybrid cars are being imported into the country each month.
Here are the best hybrid cars in Pakistan.
Toyota Prius S 1.8
Toyota Prius is, hands down, the most popular and one of the best hybrid cars in Pakistan. Apart from that, it was also amongst the very first hybrid cars to appear in Pakistani markets.
The Toyota Prius comes with an 1800cc engine and 134 Hp. This vehicle is based around EFI with Hybrid Synergy technology and uses a petrol engine with 2 motors to offer high fuel efficiency. Toyota Prius usually averages around 18-20 Km/L, making it one of the most fuel efficient cars in Pakistan.
This vehicle comes with automatic transmission, 45 L of fuel tank capacity and a top speed of 180 KM/H. Other features include Anti-lock braking system, Airbags, traction control and power windows/steering/locking.
It is available in Pakistan for Rs20-15 Lacs however, the latest models range from Rs.35-40 Lacs.
Another popular hybrid car currently available in Pakistan is the Honda Vezel. Launched in the Pakistani market in 2013, this car has become quite popular due to the luxurious experience, high mileage and tons of other features that it offers.
The Honda Vezel sports a 1500c engine, with 160 Hp. It uses Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology to combine the fuel engine with its sport hybrid electric motor and offer a pure hybrid experience. This car offers an average mileage up to 20 KM/L, making it one of the best Hybrid cars in Pakistan.
This vehicle is equipped with automatic transmission (CVT) and provides the top speed of 180 Km/H.
Other features include 40L fuel capacity, 8 Airbags, Anti-lock braking system, traction control, cruise control and power locking/steering/windows.
Honda Vezel is available for Rs.32-35 Lacs in Pakistan.
Toyota Aqua G
Another top-notch hybrid vehicle, commonly available in Pakistan is the Toyota Aqua. It is equipped with 4-cylinder 1.5 L VVT-i Gasoline engine, with 72 Hp. It utilizes the EFI with Hybrid Synergy fuel technology to offer low fuel consumption and high efficiency.
As per the company’s claims, Toyota Aqua offers a fuel economy of over 30 Km/L, making it one on the most fuel efficient vehicles.
The Toyota Aqua uses CVT automatic Transmission and offers a maximum speed of 180 Km/H. Other noticeable features include Airbags, Anti-lock braking system, traction control, cruise control, keyless entry and power windows/locking/steering.
It is a comparatively cheaper alternative and is available in Pakistan for around Rs.16-18 Lacs, making it one of the best hybrid cars in Pakistan.
While the above discussed hybrid cars are the most easily and commonly available options, there are quite a few other options as well including Honda CR-Z, Honda Insight and Honda Fit Hybrid however, these aren’t easily available in Pakistan and you’d be lucky to find one in accordance with your budget and requirements.
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