A hatchback that gives more mileage than the Alto in India has been launched this year. Hatchbacks are the biggest sellers in the country and Maruti Suzuki dominates this segment. The company also launched the next generation Celerio in January. It has since overtaken the Alto to become the highest mileage hatchback.
Price of Maruti Celerio
There are 8 variants of Maruti Celerio in the market. Prices range from Rs 525,000 to Rs 700,000 (ex-showroom). Its LXI 1L ISS 5MT variant is priced at Rs 525000, VXI 1L ISS 5MT is priced at Rs 574000, ZXI 1L ISS 5MT is priced at Rs 594000 and top variant ZXI + 1L ISS AGS is priced at Rs 700000
Mileage of Maruti Celerio
Maruti Suzuki Celerio gives 26.68 km mileage on one liter of petrol. Mileage of CNG variant is 35.60 km / kg. In other words, the mileage of the CNG variant is also the highest.
Maruti Celerio engine
The new Celerio is powered by the new K10C DualJet 1.0-liter three-cylinder petrol engine. It comes with a start / stop system. This engine generates 66 hp of power and 89 Nm of torque. It produces 2 hp less power and 1 Nm less torque than the current model. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT gearbox. Automatic transmission is not available in its LXI variant.
Exterior of Maruti Celerio
The Celerio will get a 3D sculpted exterior body profile with a new bright front grille, sharp headlight unit and fog light casing. The front bumper with black accents is also new. Some of its ingredients are also taken from S-Preso. The side profile of the car also looks completely different compared to the outgoing model. It has a newly designed 15-inch alloy wheel. On the back, you’ll find body-colored rear bumpers, fluid looking taillights and a curvy tailgate.
Safety features of Maruti Celerio
The car will have a total of 12 safety features including dual airbags, ABS with EBD, Hill Hold Assist (first-in segment). The company claims that the new Celery also complies with all Indian safety rules such as frontal-offset, side crashes and pedestrian safety. It is available in 6 colors including Arctic White, Silky Silver, Glistening Gray, Caffeine Brown, Red and Blue, Solid Fire Red and Speedy Blue.