Driving in traffic, drives many people insane. But traffic is unavoidable in Sri Lanka if you are living or travelling to major cities in the so-called ‘office hours. Miles and miles of long-dead traffic is common in cities like Colombo, and there is no way to escape it.
This has caused a lot of harm to the environment with pollution and so is to the people’s pocket. Driving in traffic cost you so much due to the massive fuel consumption. Till the government figures out a way to expand and manage the road system to be less frequent of traffic, all you can do is find a good car to drive in traffic that will save your money and the environment. So, here are the best cars for sale in Sri Lanka to drive in traffic.
First, let’s look at what are the factors that qualify a car to be a traffic- perfect car.
Fuel consumption is the number one factor that is going to help you drive efficiently in traffic. Highly fuel-efficient cars can be a great option. However, now there are even better options with the rise of cars that utilize alternate fuel types that are more cost-effective than petrol or diesel are the electric cars and hybrid.
What is an electric car?
An electric car uses electric motors. The cost is mainly fueled by electricity stored in rechargeable batteries. They are more energy efficient than vehicles with internal combustion engines and have no exhaust emissions thus create lower emissions overall.
What is a Hybrid Car?
Powered by an internal combustion engine and an electric motor, the vehicle uses two types of energy sources, fuel and electricity.
Hybrid vehicles are environmentally friendly than conventional cars and have lower emissions. Therefore, if you are looking for a car for sale, make sure to find an electric or Hybrid Car for sale, it will save you so much money even if you have to deal with road traffics every day. Plus, such cars help you contribute more to lessen the pollution, with lower emission rates.
So, what are the best traffic-friendly electric or hybrid cars for sale in Sri Lanka? Here are our top 5 recommendations.
Top 5 traffic friendly cars for sale in Sri Lanka
- Nissan Leaf (Around LKR 6,600,000/-)
- Honda insight (Around LKR 6,600,000/-)
- Toyota Prius (Around LKR 6,700,000/-)
- Honda Civic (Around LKR 3,190,000)
- Suzuki Wagon R (Around LKR 3,400,000/-)
Whether you are going for a Honda Civic, Toyota Prius or Honda insight or any of the above cars, make sure to find your car from a reliable place. Be clear with your requirement and your budget before you settle on a model and head over to ikman.lk to find the best deals on cars for sale in Sri Lanka.