Maruti Suzuki Baleno has been spied testing in Indonesia for the first time. Slated to go on sale later this year, Made in India Baleno which is spied on test is a top end variant which sports a 1.0 liter Boosterjet engine capable of 110 hp peak power and 170 Nm peak torque.
The Baleno is also offered with a 1.2 liter Dualjet engine with SHVS in Europe, but it is not yet ascertained if this variant will be presented in Indonesia or not.
Already launched in many countries across the globe, Maruti Suzuki Baleno receives chrome plated door handles, keyless entry and a distinctive chrome bar. It also receives 16” alloy wheels and parking camera at the rear along with a roof spoiler.
Where safety features were concerned, the new Baleno receives ABS with EBD, dual front airbags and LED daytime running lights while automatic climate controls, HID headlights and steering mounted controls are also evident along with infotainment features that include a 7” touchscreen AVN system and Apple CarPlay.
Priced in India from INR 5.15 – 8.33 lakhs, Maruti Suzuki Baleno measures 3,995 mm long, 1,500 mm tall, 1,745 mm wide and sits on a 2,520 mm long wheelbase.
Offered with 1.2l petrol and 1.3l diesel 4-cyl engine options, Maruti Baleno has been the best-selling car in the segment in India in May 2016 claiming sixth spot with 10,004 units sold during the month. Maruti Suzuki is scheduled to launch 1.0 L BoosterJet engine on board Baleno later this year.
Maruti Baleno – Photos