Types of cars

A craze for cars is something many of us resonate with! There are a wide variety of cars, which car enthusiasts need to know! We’ve listed them all down, so go ahead, give it a read!

Mid-size cars:
The definitive size of midsize vehicles varies from country, but mostly all small sized family cars come under the mid-size category.

  • Chevrolet Malibu
  • Ford Fusion
  • Honda Accord


This type is in a three-box configuration, with the three compartments A, B and C standing for Engine, Passenger and cargo respectively. Club sedan, Notchback sedan, Fastback sedan, Chauffered sedan are a few sub-categories in the sedan class of cars.

  • Honda Amaze
  • Hyundai Creta
  • Honda City


Sports Utility Vehicle:
Commonly known as SUV’s, they are designed for rugged usage but end up being used as a family fleet car on city roads.

  • Volkswagen Altas
  • Honda Pilot
  • Jeep Grand Cherokee

Compact cars:
Space restrictions in some countries led to the development of these compact cars which are smaller in size than the mid-size vehicles.

  • Kia Forte
  • Hyundai Elantra
  • Chevrolet Cruze

City  cars:
These cars are often found in urban areas where there are space and parking issues. These tiny models prove to be very useful in cities.

  • Volkswagen Polo
  • Nissan Micra
  • Tata Nano

Convertible cars:
Also known as Cabriolet, these cars can be driven with or without a roof! Sounds cool right? Depending on the weather and your mood, decide what kind of roof you want!

  • Volkswagen Beetle
  • Porsche 911 Convertible
  • Audi A3 Cabriolet

These cars have a high roof with lots of space in the interiors. Popularly known as Multi-Utility Vehicles (MUV), they are used to carry both people and cargo.

  • Honda Odyssey
  • Chrysler Pacifica
  • Nissan Evalia

Hatchback cars:
They have a car boot, the door of which opens upwards, making it resemble a hatch. Again, is built to accommodate both people and cargo.

  • Ford Freestyle
  • Volvo V40
  • Volkswagen Polo GTI

Sports cars:
These two-seater cars are all swanky and sleek! They are light in weight and have high manoeuvring capability. Sports cars are easily identifiable because of their structure and posh look.

  • Porsche Cayman
  • BMW M-4 Competition Pack
  • Audi RS 5 Coupe

Luxury cars:
These cars have additional features which are often way beyond necessity, leading to high cost. Any of the above categories can fit into as luxury cars. The only difference will be in the material quality, comfort, design, performance and other such aspects

  • Mercedes Benz Maybach S-650
  • Jaguar XJ
  • Bugatti Veyron


So then, which is your pick?

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