Maruti Suzuki to soon have a diesel engine family of it’s own
Maruti Suzuki India does not have a diesel engine of it’s own and considering the direction in which the Indian auto industry is growing, it seems that small diesel engines are very much in demand. For eg, the fortunes of Honda Car India have turned upside down with the launch of just one diesel engine in India.
Maruti Suzuki is keen to take on Tata Motors which recently topped the LCV segment with Tata Ace. The diesel engine LCV and car are expected to launch in 2015. Apart from this, Maruti is also bigger diesel engines of 3 and 4 cylinders. These engines will by approximately be about 1.1l to 1.5l in displacement and will power existing as well as new Maruti cars of the future, reports ET.