Maruti Suzuki Indi Limited finally launched its all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio in the country today at a starting price of Rs 4.99 lakh and goes up to Rs 6.94 lakh (ex-showroom, India), for the top-spec version of the small car. The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio is built on the company’s Heartech platform, which also underpins most of its models in the portfolio for India. The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio is also the most fuel-efficient petrol car in the market currently with a figure of 26.68kmpl. The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio takes on the likes of Hyundai Santro, Tata Tiago, and Datsun Go in the Indian market.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio prices: (ex-showroom, India)
New Celerio LXi MT- Rs 4.99 lakh
New Celerio VXi MT- Rs 5.63 lakh
New Celerio VXi AMT- Rs 6.13 lakh
New Celerio ZXI MT- Rs 5.94 lakh
New Celerio ZXi AMT- Rs 6.44 lakh
New Celerio ZXi+ MT- Rs 6.44 lakh
New Celerio ZXi+ AMT- Rs 6.94 lakh
Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “The Indian automobile industry has witnessed an unprecedented shift owing to the pandemic, which has given a special impetus to the need for personal mobility. India is primarily a small car market, with nearly 46 per cent of total passenger vehicle sales contributed by hatchbacks. As a leading car manufacturer, it is our responsibility to drive the revival of the automobile industry. With the All-New Celerio, we endeavor to boost the most important passenger vehicle segment in the country.”
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio exterior design:
The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio receives a stylish and vibrant design for its new generation avatar. Starting from the front, the all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio features a sweeping front headlamp, droplet-styled tail lamps, and a new signature front grille with a chrome finish. The 15-inch black alloy wheels and front fog lamps add to its lively style appeal.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio interior design:
The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio receives a completely redone interior with new elements to make the car competitive in its segment with modern equipment. Complimenting the exteriors, the all-new Celerio offers a driver-focused design with character lines on the instrument panel and trims. The twin slot AC vents with bright chrome accents and barrel-themed side air vents add to the design of the new Celerio. The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio also adds a new 7-inch SmartPlay studio infotainment system with smartphone navigation. Additionally, new features like first in segment engine push start with smart key, Pollen type AC filter, have been introduced. The Heartech platform has helped the new Celerio free up space on the inside for the passengers with increased wheelbase, extended shoulder room, larger legroom, and enhanced luggage space of 313-litre.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio colors:
The all-new Maruti Suzuki Celerio will be available in 6 colors, including two new colors Solid Fire Red and Speedy Blue, along with Arctic White, Silky Silver, Glistening Grey, and Caffeine Brown.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio dimensions:
In terms of dimensions, the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio measures 3695mm in length, 1555mm in width, 1655mm in height, and sits on a 2435mm wheelbase.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio fuel efficiency:
The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio is also the most fuel-efficient petrol car in the market, with a figure of 26.68kmpl for the VXI AGS variant, and 24.97kmpl with the Zxi+ MT trim.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio engine:
At the heart, the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio is powered by a new 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder Dual Jet, Dual VVT, K10C petrol engine that produces 67bhp and 89Nm of peak torque, mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox along with an optional AMT unit.