8 Cars Best for Family with 7 to 8 Seating Capacity

Indian’s love to travel especially with their family has been growing since the past few years. in the earlier time when the size of the cars was limited and people had very less option to choose from. However, today if you check the Indian market, you will find more than a dozen cars on the market that is designed to accommodate more than five passengers at a time.

List of Best 7-8 Seater Family Car In India

Therefore, allowing a family to travel without any difficulties. Maruti, Mahindra, Renault, Tata etc. are few of the top brands that market family cars in India today. It is not just the size of the car that matters but the safety, the comfort, and the style. Here is the list of 8 best cars for big Family available in the Indian market today.

8. Toyota Innova Crysta – Best 7 Seater Family Car

The all-new Toyota Innova Crysta comes with LED fog lamps and Power folding ORVMs that have puddle lamps incorporated into it. The car comes in three different variants based on the engines a 2.7-litre petrol engine, 2.4 litres, and 2.8-litre diesel engine model.

The power depends on the engine that you are purchasing and the same is with the mileage. You can get anywhere between 10.75 Kmpl to 15.1 Kmpl. Again, the Innova Crysta comes in Petrol and Diesel variant with both automatic and manual variants. The top speed of the Toyota Innova Crysta is 179 Kmph. There are different seating configuration available in this car and it can easily fit in 6 to 8 people. Talking about the overall dimensions, the car has dimensions of 4735 x 1830 x 1795 mm. The price of Innova Crysta starts at Rs 14.83 lakhs and it goes up till Rs 23.24 Lakhs. There are a total of 20 variants available in this car.

Price – INR 14.8 to 24 lakhs /- approx

7. Tata Hexa – Best 7 Seater Family Car


Tata Hexa is available in six different variants, few of the car variants come with a 2.2-litre engine that is coupled with a set of 5 or 6-speed manual or automatic gearbox. However, unlike most of the car available on the Indian market, this car comes in diesel variant only.

The mileage offered by Tata Hexa is 14.4 Kmpl and it also comes with driving mode selectors which makes it easy to drive in any kind of road conditions. The top speed of Tata Hexa is 180 Kmph. Talking about the power generated by the car, Hexa can generate 148 bhp at 4000 rpm. In terms of capacity, 6 to 7 passengers can easily fit in the car. In terms of dimensions, the car has dimensions of 4788 x 1900 x 1785 mm. The best part is that there is a 4×4 version of the car is also available and it is really fun to drive. The price of the car starts at Rs 12.99 lakhs and the top model with 4×4 comes at a price of Rs 18.34 Lakh Tata Hexa comes in 10 different variants.

Price – INR 13 to 18.5 lakhs /- approx

6. Mahindra XUV 500 – Best 7 Seater Family Car

The Mahindra XUV 500 is far larger than most of the cars available on the market today. This car comes with almost all the advanced features so that it could compete directly with a Jeep Compass, Tata Hexa, and Hyundai Creta. The car comes with a 2.2 liter diesel engine that could deliver a maximum power of 155 bhp.

You can get petrol as well as diesel variant. The engine capacity for both is the same. The mileage offered by XUV 500 is 14 Kmpl and the car can reach a top speed of 185 Kmph. All this is made possible because of the powerful engine that has a capacity of generating 155 bhp. In terms of dimensions, the car has the capacity of 4585 x 1890 x 1785 mm. Moreover, you get an automatic and manual transmission as well. The car can easily fit in 6 passengers and it is also available in all wheel drive variant. Mahindra XUV 500 starts at a price of Rs 12.79 Lakhs and it goes up till Rs 19.55 Lakhs. There are 12 different variants available for this car.

Price – INR 12.5 to 20 lakhs /- approx

5. Renault Lodgy –  Best 8 Seater Family Car

Renault Lodgy comes with a 1.5-liter diesel engine that could deliver a maximum power of 85 bhp and a variant that comes with an engine tuned to deliver a maximum power of 110 bhp. The engine comes coupled with a five speed or six speed manual transmissions.

The mileage of the car is 20.74 Kmpl and it comes in an only manual transmission. Renault Lodgy has a top speed of 156 Kmph. The car can easily accommodate 8 passengers and the dimensions of the car are 4498 x 1751 x 1709 mm. In terms of price, the car starts at Rs 8.84 Lakhs and the top model of Renault Lodgy is priced at Rs 12. 37 Lakh. There are a total of 7 variants in this car.

Price – INR 9 to 12.5 lakhs /- approx

4. Mahindra Marazzo – Best 7 Seater Family Car


The Mahindra Marazzo is one of the top cars that you could get from the market today; this car comes with an overall dimension of 4585 mm length and has an overall height of 1774 mm. One of the notable things about this car is that it comes with a 4-star rating.

There is just one engine option available for Mahindra Marazzo and that comes with a displacement of 1497 cc. In addition to this, you get only Diesel variant with a manual transmission. No options for the petrol engine and automatic transmission are available in this car. Mahindra Marazzo offers a mileage of 17.3 Kmpl and it has a top speed of 145 Kmph. Talking about peak power, Marazzo can generate 121 bhp of power. In terms of passenger capacity, 8 passengers can easily fit into the car. The base model of Mahindra Marazzo starts at Rs 9.99 lakhs and the top model costs Rs 14.37 Lakhs. The car comes in a total of 8 variants.

Price – INR 10 to 15 lakhs /- approx

3. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga – Best 7 Seater Family Car

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes with premium interiors and a flat-bottomed steering wheel. One of the things about this car model is that there are 10 different variants available on the market today. Some of the models come with all-new 15-inch an alloy wheel that gives a stylish look to the car.

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga has two engine options. The petrol engine has a displacement of 1462 cc and the diesel engine has a displacement of 1248 cc. In addition to this, the car has a fuel economy between 18.69 Kmpl to 25 Kmpl depending on the model you choose. The top speed of this car is 100 Kmph and this is achievable because of the engine that generates 103 bhp of power. The car’s dimension is 4395 x 1735 x 1690 mm and it can easily accommodate 7 passengers. It should be noted that you also get automatic variant in this car and the base variant starts at Rs 7.44 lakh while the top model is tagged at Rs 10.9 Lakhs.

Price – INR 7.5 to 11 lakhs /- approx

2. Datsun Go+ –  Best 7 Seater Family Car

Ever since Datsun Go+ was launched on the Indian market, this car has been one of the best family cars available today. This car comes with a vertically stacked LED DRLs that delivers bright light and it comes with a dual tone dashboard incorporated with a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen.

In terms of specifications, the car comes with an 1198 cc petrol engine and the engine is capable of generating 67 bhp of power. The mileage claimed by the company is 20 Kmpl. The top speed of the car is around 145 Kmph and the car has a 5 speed manual transmission only. The dimensions of the car are 3995 x 1636 x 1507 mm. The price of the car starts at Rs 3.83 lakhs and the maximum price of the Datsun Go+ is Rs 5.69 lakhs. There are a total of 5 variants available in the car.

Price – INR 3.9 to 5.6 lakhs /- approx

1. Mahindra Scorpio – Best 8 Seater Family Car

Mahindra Scorpio has been on the market for a long time, after the latest facelift, the car comes with a stylish front grille, tail lamps, bumpers, and an all-new 17-inch alloy wheels. This car comes in two variants S7 and S11 that is tuned to deliver 140 bhp power.

There are two engine capacities available in Scorpio and one of them is 2523 cc while the other one is 2179 cc. The car comes in Diesel variant only. The engine is powerful and the car is rough and tough. The mileage that Mahindra claims for Scorpio are 15.4 Kmpl. In terms of power, the different engine generates different power with the minimum. The dimensions of Scorpio are 4456 x 1820 x 1930 mm and it can easily accommodate 7 to 9 people. Apart from this, you get the option for 5 speed manual variant only with the car. The base variant of Scorpio costs Rs 10.09 lakhs and the top model comes with a price tag of Rs 16.46 lakhs. It should also be noted that you can purchase a 4WD version for Scorpio. In total, there are 14 different variants available in Scorpio.

Price – INR 10 to 17 lakhs /- approx

There are more than a dozen family cars available on the market right now. However, not all cars come with the same features, fuel efficiency, and style. Nevertheless, the eight cars listed above are the best family cars you could find today.

Ansul Guptaa

Ansul Guptaa is an auto blogger having a passion for Cars & Bikes. He is writing about the cars for 6 years and developed a skill which helps him to identify the best cars & bikes among the option. Carwaar.in is his brainchild and dedicate attempt to provide nothing but best.

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