Cars with more space and better mileage are preferred the most. In this case, the demand for 7-seater cars is the highest. Although there are many models in the multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) segment in the market, but in the month of August, Maruti Suzuki’s cheapest MPV Maruti Eeco has performed well. People have taken this car in their hands, due to which it has become the best-selling MPV car in the country.
In terms of sales, Eeco has also beaten the company’s famous car Ertiga. According to the information, in the month of August, Maruti Suzuki has sold a total of 10,666 units of Eeco, which is 17% more than the 9,115 units in August last year. At the same time, Ertiga has become the second largest selling MPV in the country. The company has sold 6251 units of this car.
Toyota Innova Crysta has been ranked third in the best selling MPV and during this time it has sold 5,755 units. Which is 96% more than last year’s August month of just 2,943 units. Talking about other cars, Renault Triber has been on the fourth position with a total of 3,912 units and a total of 379 units of Kia Carnival have been sold.
However, this is a matter of sale, let us now know why people like Maruti Eeco, the cheapest MPV of Maruti Suzuki. The most important thing is that it is low in price and it can be used for personal use as well as commercial use. Apart from this, this car comes in both petrol and CNG variants with 5 seating and 7 seating layout.
How is this car?
In the Maruti Eeco, the company has used a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates 73PS of power and 98Nm of torque. This engine comes mated to a 5 speed manual transmission gearbox. This car is also available in CNG variant, whose engine generates 63PS of power and 85Nm of torque.
Its petrol variant gives mileage of up to 16.11 kmpl and CNG variant gives mileage of up to 20.88 kmpl. It gets features like Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), Driver Airbag, Speed Alert, Rear Parking Sensor and Seat Belt Reminder with Manual Air Conditioning. The company claims that its petrol variant gives a mileage of 16 km and CNG variant up to 20 km.