Indian auto giant, Maruti Suzuki has launched the new Dzire in India at a starting price of Rs. 5.45 lakhs. The new Dzire gets a host of new features and updates both mechanically and aesthetically. It is also based on the company’s new HEARTECT platform and comes with many safety features as standard.
Under the hood of the New Dzire are the same tried and tested 1.2-litre K-Series engine and a 1.3-litre DDiS diesel engine. The petrol motor is still in the same tune as before i.e 82bhp of power and 113Nm of torque. The diesel motor is good enough for 72bhp of power and 190Nm of torque. Both the engines now get an option of an automatic transmission. The petrol motor has an ARAI rated fuel efficiency figure of 22 kmpl whereas the diesel engine has a 28.48 kmpl. Staying true to the Maruti gene, both the ARAI figures are the best in their segment.
Maruti Suzuki India has done a commendable job by adding dual airbags and ABS as a standard feature. Aesthetically, the new Dzire now gets DRL’s with projector headlamps, a new design language altogether(more on that in the review) and Android Auto + Apple CarPlay on the inside.
Variant-Wise Breakdown of the New Dzire
|L||₹ 5,45,000||₹ 6,45,000|
|V||₹ 6,29,000||₹ 7,29,000|
|Z||₹ 7,05,000||₹ 8,05,000|
|Z+||₹ 7,94,000||₹ 8,94,000|
|V AMT||₹ 6,76,000||₹ 7,76,000|
|Z AMT||₹ 7,52,000||₹ 8,52,000|
|Z+ AMT||₹ 8,41,000||₹ 9,41,000|
All prices mentioned above are ex-showroom Delhi
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