When Bajaj launched its first four-wheel quadricycle in 2012, a rumor spread on WhatsApp group that you could buy the world’s cheapest car at just INR 60,000. Since then this rumor has been spreading on the Internet like wildfire.
So what is the truth behind the Bajaj Qute Car for just Rs 60000?
Is it Bajaj Que is world’s cheapest car?
Let’s find out.
Bajaj Qute Car or Qudricycle?
First thing first Bajaj Qute is not a car. In fact, it’s a quadricycle and the main goal behind this quadricycle was to replace the three-wheeler auto-rickshaw and use it only for commercial use.
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Bajaj Qute Car for just Rs 60,000, Truth or Myth?
No, Bajaj Qute is surely the world’s cheapest car but no, it’s not available for price at INR 60,000. With the cooperation of Nissan and Renault, Bajaj announced to building of a car worth around $2,500. This means in India it will cost around 2-3 Lakh.
So, It is totally a myth that Bajaj Car is just for Rs 60,000.
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Bajaj Qute RE60 First Launch
Bajaj unveiled its first version of Bajaj Qute RE60 at the 2012 Auto Expo in Delhi over a decade ago. However, due to multiple PILs concerning safety, Bajaj has canceled its launch multiple times.
Bajaj Qute Features and Specifications
The Qute is powered by a 216.6cc single-cylinder engine that produces 13.05bhp and 18.9Nm of torque. It is mated to a five-speed manual transmission. The Qute has a top speed of 70 kmph and can accelerate from 0-60kmph in 10 seconds. Speaking of fuel efficiency, Bajaj claims 35 km/L for petrol variants and 43 km/kg for CNG variants.
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The Qute is a basic 4-seater hatchback car, but it comes with some essential features, just like an ordinary car including an air conditioning system, power steering, and a music system. Now it is available for both personal and commercial use.
Bajaj Qute RE60 Latest Updates in 2023
In 2023, Bajaj launched Qute RE60 in many states including Kerala, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujrat, Odisha, and Uttar Pradesh.
The Qute is priced at just Rs 2.48 lakh for its petrol variants and Rs 2.78 Lakh for CNG variants.
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The Qute is a good option for people who are looking for a cheap and efficient way to get around. It is also a good option for commercial use, such as taxis and delivery vehicles.
Q. 1 What is the price of Bajaj Qute 2023?
Ans Bajaj Qute’s price for petrol variants is just Rs 2.48 Lakh and Rs 2.78 for the CNG variants.
Q. 2 What is the mileage of Bajaj Qute?
Ans Bajaj Qute’s mileage for petrol is 35 km/L and for CNG is 43 km/kg.
Q. 3 60,000 Bajaj Car – Real Bargain or Just a Rumor?
Ans No, It is just a rumor Bajaj Car is not just for Rs 60,000