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Old 25th October 2009, 18:34   #541
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Most over rated - The ugly looking Swift Dzire with it's outstanding engine...how i wish fiat never shared their engine with Maruti. This ugly duckling would have been a dodo by now.

Most under rated - Ford Fusion Petrol and Palio 1.6. One hell of a car both are but it always comes down to mileage ! Wake up...the experience of driving any of these does not have an equal in the hatch segment.
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Old 26th October 2009, 18:56   #542
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Interesting to see that most have put in ANHC as the most overrated car, i think so too.. I feel the Swift, DZire, Skoda Octavia and Skoda Fabia also to be over rated.

The list for underrated car could be a lot
1. Fiat Palio
2. Fiat Linea
3. Ford Fusion
4. Ford iKon Diesel
5. Chevy Forrester
6. Chevy Spark
7. Hyundai Elantra
8. Hyundai Tucson
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Old 27th October 2009, 01:35   #543
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Nothing can beat dzire. the most overrated car.

under rated: getz, baleno.
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Old 27th October 2009, 14:24   #544
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Overrated- Accent, Indica and its siblings
Underrated- Fiat Palio, Ford Fusion, Hyundai Tuscan
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Old 4th December 2009, 09:42   #545
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Most Over rated : Honda (all cars), Swift, Swift Dzire, Ritz, Scorpio, Xylo.
The HONDA and MARUTI tags plays the trick!!

Most Under Rated - Fiat Punto, Palio, Chevy Spark
Here again the the FIAT tag plays the trick but the other way around!!
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Old 4th December 2009, 12:27   #546
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Most overrated car: I think Swift. Harsh ride, very poor backseat comfort, no space at all, engine and door rattling, very poor low end torque. No doubt Swift is better for two persons. I mean it is not family car.

Most underrated car: I think Vista. Despite having better drivability, silent than swift, class above space and comfort, smooth suspension. Only problem is small niggles related to plastic quality.
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Old 7th December 2009, 23:32   #547
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Most Overrated Car : I cant find a car better than Dzire.
Most Underrated Cars: Baleno (i guess the looks pushed it down)
Mondeo (Awesome Drivers Car but didnt quite work due to high maintenance cost)
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Old 8th December 2009, 19:15   #548
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IMO:

Most overrated ones are:
- Honda City
- Honda Civic
- Hyundai Accent
- Skoda Octavia
- Skoda Fabia
- Tata Safari
- Swift Dezire

Most underrated ones are
- Mitsubishi Cedia
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Originally Posted by sushantr5 View Post
Most overrated car: I think Swift. Harsh ride, very poor backseat comfort, no space at all, engine and door rattling, very poor low end torque. No doubt Swift is better for two persons. I mean it is not family car.

Most underrated car: I think Vista. Despite having better drivability, silent than swift, class above space and comfort, smooth suspension. Only problem is small niggles related to plastic quality.


Your post seems more like a mini comparo between swift and the vista ( is it a mere co-incidence that you happen to have a vista?) rather than just being something related to the thread topic.

We all know that swift's oil burner is better tuned unit than on vista, also there are many more areas where vista lags. Anyways its better to keep comparos (and biasness) out of this relatively simpler thread.

PS-In case you missed the point of this thread let me clear it that you just have to name over-rated and under-rated cars here rather than declaring reasons why you chose vista over the segment best-seller.

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here comes my refreshed list!

overrated:
- toyota fortuner
- ANHC
- honda civic
- honda jazz
- tata safari (overrated only in T-BHP!)

underrated:
- opel vectra
- sonata embera transform
- linea & punto
- captiva
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No rewards for getting this right... the Scorpio is Indias worst over-rated vehicle. Reason: Good photography to capture an image close to the bottom of the hood to make it look like a monster. Drive one and u know there should be a towing van ready.. slides either sides of the road in rains..braking is pathetic..

Wudnt know whether the word underrated has to be replaced by Palio
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Old 19th December 2009, 16:37   #552
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Over-rated: Dzire, Indigo, Indigo Manza...basically all hatches with a dikki slapped on to their b*ms.
Under-rated: Sonata, Palio, Fiesta

Over-rated on TBhp: Punto.!!
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Overrated : All Honda Cars, Toyota Fortuner, Swift, Swift Dzire, i20

Underrated : Mitsubishi Cedia, Ford Fusion
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Overrated : All Honda (also over priced)
Underrated : Fiat Punto & Linea
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Underrated:
Palio, Petra (Dont know why these didnt sale! These have solid build, great stability, smooth engines. But Probably poor sales and after-sales network)

Overrated:
Scorpio (Again dont know the reason why it sales so much. Sitting in it frightens me. Scary. Worst ride and handling. Poor seats.)
New Honda City (My Palio feels way more planted, sturdy, solid. New City scares me after 80kmph)
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