India’s top selling sedan, Maruti Suzuki Dzire has been updated with a plethora of cosmetic enhancements and new features
Available in the price range of Rs 5.89 lakh to Rs 8.80 lakh, Dzire facelift also gets a new petrol engine. Already commanding a market share of more than 55 percent and over 20 lakh in lifetime sales, Dzire will aim to build upon its glorious legacy in its new avatar.
2020 Dzire facelift comes with premium single aperture grille, uniquely designed LED projector headlamps with DRLs, dual-tone alloys, auto-fold ORVMs with turn indicators and edgy tail lamps. Talking about interiors, one of the key highlights is classic wood finish dashboard.
Other key features include premium fabric seats, leather wrapped steering wheel, rear AC vents, and rear armrest with cup holder. New Dzire offers enhanced convenience features such as such as smart keyless entry, remote keyless entry system, steering mounted controls, and engine start / stop button.
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To make new Dzire relevant to evolving customer needs, Maruti has introduced a number of technology upgrades. The 17.78cm touchscreen Smartplay Studio System comes with hands-free calling, navigation, and radio. Users can access a range of vital information about the car and get alerts as well.
The Smartplay system can be accessed via an app, enabling users to remotely control various functions of their car. Instrument cluster comprises a 10.67 cm coloured multi-information display that shows a wide variety of information such as average fuel efficiency, vehicle alerts, and power & torque.
Dzire facelift gets advanced K Series Dualjet 1.2-litre, BS6 compliant engine that is capable of delivering max power of 90 ps @ 6,000 rpm and max torque of 113 Nm @ 4400 rpm. The engine has higher compression ratio and is equipped with advanced features such as piston cooling jet for reducing friction and improving engine efficiency. Engine is mated to either a 5-speed manual or 5-speed AMT unit. While the manual variant delivers 23.26 Km/L, AMT variant’s fuel efficiency stands at 24.12 Km/L.
Improving safety for users is new Dzire’s Heartect platform, which is built using advanced and high tensile steel. Owing to its smooth continuous design, the Heartect platform provided better stability and control. It has superior impact absorption capabilities, which ensures better protection in case of a collision.
Other key benefits of Heartect platform include higher power to weight ratio and improved body stiffness. New Dzire’s safety package also includes dual airbags, ABS with EBD and brake assist, ESP with hill hold assist, reverse parking sensors and camera, anti-theft security system, and engine immobilizer.