So, If you thought that Maruti didn’t have anything up sleeves! You might have to think twice as going by leading media reports India’s largest carmaker is planning to launch a new generation of its most selling cars.
These cars include the Maruti Suzuki Brezza, Alto and the Celerio .
It is speculated that Maruti Could launch the next-generation models for all the above-mentioned cars by the end of 2022.
Much recently a test mule of Next-gen Maruti Suzuki Celerio was spotted testing revealing much of its more advanced features. But, that not all, The 2021 Celerio has got a plethora of feature up its sleeves.
- It is believed that the new 2021 Celerio will under Maruti’s Heartect platform.
- This platform also does its job on the Maruti Suzuki Swift, S-Presso and the Wagon R.
- It also means that with a new platform the dimension of the Celerio will also change.
- It is likely to boast a bigger size and a longer wheelbase compared to the outgoing model.
- The 2021 Maruti Suzuki Celerio will be offered with 1.2-litre 4-cylinder petrol and a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder petrol unit.
- Both motors generate 80hp with a peak torque of 110Nm 1.0L and 65hp with 91Nm of torque.
- On the transmission end, the revamped hatchback will receive a standard 5-speed manual and an AMT gearbox.
- It is speculated that the next-gen Brezza will be introduced during the upcoming festive season this year.
- We can also expect the new age sub-compact SUV to feature the brands first iMT gearbox.
- On the mechanical front, it is expected to boast the existing 1.5-litre K15B petrol engine.
- We can also expect to see a factory fitted sunroof along with several other features.
- The new alto will be based on the HEARTECT platform which also underpins the likes of the S-Presso and the WagonR hatchback.
- Under its hood, we can expect to see a 796cc, 3-cylinder naturally-aspirated petrol capable of generating 48hp with 69Nm of torque while paired to a 5-speed manual and an AMT.
- The company also plans to introduce a budget-oriented 1.0-litre K-Series petrol engine pushing the initial power to 66hp of power with 90Nm of peak torque.
- Apart from some minor tweaks both the interior and the exterior will more or less look the same as the previous generation.
- However, we can expect the new alto to feature a touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay only reserved for the top-spec variants.