The new-generation Maruti Suzuki Celerio hatchback is finally on sale in India, priced between Rs. 4.99 lakhs and Rs. 6.94 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). This will be the second-generation Celerio to be launched in India, and therefore the automotive is currently designed on the corporate Heartect platform, that additionally underpins the new WagonR, Swift and Dzire. The new-gen Maruti Suzuki Celerio additionally comes with a big claim of being India’s most fuel-efficient petrol automotive, because of the new 1.0-litre dual Jet, dual VVT K10C engine with Idle Start-Stop technology, that helps to achieve the mileage of nearly 26.68 kmpl.
When asked about the new automotive, Kenichi Ayukawa, administrator & corporate executive, Maruti Suzuki India said, “The All-New Celerio ticks all the boxes of client expectation with an unmatched driving expertise, fuel-efficiency and a bunch of options that provides comfort, convenience, and safety at a gorgeous price. The primary generation Celerio had introduced and normalized the Auto Gear Shift (AGS) two-pedal technology. We are assured that the All-New Celerio with its advanced options, fashionable new style, and next-gen powertrain can charm the urban customers and convey the much-needed excitement within the market.”
Visually, the new-gen Maruti Suzuki Celerio goes with the all-new style and design, that the corporate calls as a 3D organic sculpted style. The automotive additionally comes with new swept-back headlamps and also an aggressive front bumper with black protection and new foglamps. The Celerio additionally gets new body-coloured ORVMs with integrated trafficator lights, flaring wheel arches, and the new 15-inch Urbane black alloy wheels. At the rear, the automotive comes with new droplet-styled taillights, a replacement body-coloured bumper with reflectors and a rear windscreen wiper.
The Celerio are accessible in 6 colors as well as 2 new shades – Caffeine Brown, Glistening Gray, Silky Silver, Arctic White, Solid Fireplace Red and Speedy Blue. In terms of dimensions, the automotive measures 3695 millimetre long, 1655 millimetre broad, 1555 millimetre tall, and it comes with a 2435 millimetre distance. Maruti says that the boot capability has additionally been accumulated by forty per cent compared to the outgoing model.
As for the cabin, the new-gen Celerio additionally comes with a latest all-black interior and redesigned dashboard. The automotive flaunts a latest three-spoke tilt-adjustable handwheel with mounted controls for audio and telephone, an oversized instrument cluster, analogue speed indicator and a digital rev counter. The automotive additionally gets new air-con vents with silver accents, a manual air-con system, and 2 ports for a 12V charger, USB and AUX-IN. At the centre, we’ve the 7-inch SmartPlay Studio picture system with smartphone navigation.
Other features include – 60:40 split rear seats, pollen kind AC filter, engine push start button, height-adjustable driver’s seat and keyless entry. In terms of safety, Maruti says that the automotive comes with over twelve safety options, as well as the first-in-segment, first-in-segment Hill Hold Assist function with the AGS/AMT variants. Other different options embrace, front seat-belt reminder, ABS with EBD, twin airbags, high-speed alert and more
The all new Maruti Suzuki Celerio is provided with a latest Dual VVT, 1 litre, three-cylinder dual Jet, K10C fuel engine that’s tuned to develop sixty six bhp and eighty nine Nm of peak torsion. The Zxi+MT trim is said to be the least fuel-efficient variant, providing 24.97 kmpl.