Auto Desk : Maruti Suzuki has finally launched its new Ertiga in India. New Ertiga will replace the first generation model in the sale from 2012 in India. The company officially started the booking for this (MPV) multi-purpose vehicle. The price of Ertiga has been kept from Rs 7.4 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) to 10.90 lakh rupees (ex-showroom, Delhi).
New Maruti Ertiga will be available in ten variants – four petrol- (LXi, VXi, ZXi and ZXi +), four diesel (LDi, VDi, ZDi and ZDi +) and two petrol AT trim (VXi AT and ZXi AT).
Talking about the design, a new grill has been given in the new Ertiga. There is chrome detailing in it. Here the projector headlamps are present with a special angle which gives a bold look to the car. The new car also has a 16-inch alloy wheel. Also tell you this car is bigger than almost every angle. Customers will get a lot of space in it.
Talk about the overall dimension of this car, it is 4,395mm long, 1,735mm wide and 1,690mm high. Its wheelbase is 2,740mm.
New Generation Maruti Ertiga is based on the HEARTECT platform of the company. The design of the bumper has also been refreshed in comparison to the earlier. Fog lamps are C-shaped and have been treated with black color. Here bonnet has also been made with aggressive design.
Talking about the interior of the new car, there is a flat bottom steering wheel with touchscreen infotainment system, audio and call control. The new MPV top models include Apple Car Play, Mirror Link, Android Auto, Automatic Climate Control, reverse camera with parking sensor, key-less entry and start stop button, multiple USB charging ports, ISOFIX child seat mounts and multiple storage compartment FEATURES will also meet customers. Here are also Roof Mounted AC Vents for Passengers of Second and Third Row.
Talking of safety features, this new car has EBD with standard ABS at Dual Airbags, Hill Hold, Security Alarm, High Speed Warning Alert, Pre Tensioners and Force Limits.
In this car several air-cooled cup holders, bottle holders and accessories sockets have been given in many features such as every row.
Mechanically, two engine options in New Ertiga – 1.5-liter petrol and 1.3-liter diesel have been given. The 1.5-liter K-Series petrol engine is the new petrol unit. This unit was given in the updated Ciaz sedan.
New petrol engine will generate 103bhp power and pickup torque of 138Nm. This engine has been connected to the transmission with a 5-speed manual and a 4-speed automatic gearbox. In addition, Maruti’s SHVS Mild-Hybrid Technology has also been given in the petrol engine.
On the other hand, talk about diesel engines, the 1.3-liter DDiS unit has been given in New Ertiga. Mild-hybrid system has also been given in the diesel unit from Maruti. This 1.3-liter diesel engine generates a power of 89bhp and a pickup torque of 200Nm. With this engine, the standard 5-speed manual gearbox will be available. At present, the option of diesel AMT in New Ertiga has not been given.
This car has a fuel tank capacitance of 45L. According to the company’s claim, this car will have 25.47 Km/ Pl mileage in diesel engine. There will be 19.34Km/ l (MT) in petrol engine and 18.69 Km / l in (AT).
These new cars will be available to customers in 5 Color Options – Pearl Metallic Auburn Red (New), Metallic Magma Gray, Pearl Metallic Oxford Blue, Pearl Arctic White and Metallic Silky Gray.