Considering you budget the preferred car to go for would be Hyundai Verna. The sedan is available in both petrol and diesel engine options. Petrol Verna is powered 1.6 liter, 4-cylinder, DOHC, VTVT (Variable Timing Valve Train) engine which produces maximum power of 103 PS @ 5500 rpm and an incredible torque of 146 Nm @ 3000 rpm. The 1.5 liter, 4-cylinder, DOHC, CRDi, VGT (Variable Geometry Turbocharger) diesel engine delivering a power of 110 PS @ 4000 rpm and Torque of 235 Nm @ 1900 rpm. The sedan is fuel efficient delivering a mileage of 10-13kmpl within the city limits and 15-16kmpl while being driven over highway. The sedan is preferred for its excellent handling and stability when driven in high speed. EPS assisted power steering enhances the handling of the car at various speed; clutch pedal and accelerator are smooth enough.