The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is all set to get a mid-cycle replace that’s slated to launch later this month. The carmaker has formally opened bookings for the MPV at present and you’ll go to the Area dealerships or Maruti Suzuki’s web site to e-book the brand new Ertiga with a deposit of ₹ 11,000.
Maruti Suzuki has confirmed that the brand new Ertiga will come geared up with a brand new Okay-series 1.5-litre Twin VVT engine, corroborating our earlier report. It additionally mentioned the MPV will ditch the outdated 4-speed automated gearbox it presently comes with, in favour of a brand new 6-speed automated gearbox that may function paddle-shifters. The brand new Ertiga may even be provided with an S-CNG model for the better-kitted ZXi trim.
The brand new MPV is an enchancment over the present mannequin and comes with a 7-inch SmartPlay Professional touchscreen infotainment system with the ‘Suzuki Join’ linked automotive tech.
On the design entrance, not quite a bit is anticipated to vary with the brand new Ertiga. The principle change would be the new grille design that’s just like the one seen on the brand new Baleno.
As soon as launched, the brand new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will face off in opposition to the likes of the Kia Carens, Mahindra Marazzo and even face some competitors from the up to date model of its plusher sibling — the XL6.
Maruti Suzuki plans to launch six new fashions by mid-2022. These embody the brand new Ertiga and up to date XL6 with the Baleno CNG, new Vitara Brezza, and DualJet-equipped Ignis and S-Presso. The carmaker can be engaged on an all-new Creta-rivalling midsize SUV that’s being co-developed with Toyota and is anticipated to launch later this 12 months. The much-awaited Jimny is anticipated to return to Maruti Suzuki showrooms someday subsequent 12 months.