Maruti Ciaz Z+ sports a 7″ Smartplay infotainment system touchscreen infotainment system with four primary functions that include Audio, Bluetooth, Navigation and Smartphone. It sits on 16″ alloy wheels and sport features such as leather wrapped steering wheel, leather upholstered seats, projector headlamps, start/stop feature, automated climate controls in addition to those seen on the Z trim.
Smartplay infotainment system is touchscreen enabled with a 7″ WVGA TFT display. The voice activated system allows users to select songs, albums and artists as you speak. Smartplay infotainment system functions once you name the artist, and integrates touch and voice commands to sort through albums, playlists, artists and songs. Compatible with most smartphones, Smartplay connects to media devices( USB, Smartphone, Bluetooth or auxiliary device), enabling quick access to playback, and is integrated to smartphone for auto-pause and resume.
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Z+ variant is at the top of Maruti Ciaz lineup and takes the place of Z(O) variant that was launched in October 2014. To receive additional features and new exterior colors, the Z+ variant is priced from INR 9.08 lakhs for the petrol engine ZXi+ while the diesel engine ZDi+ is priced at INR 10.37 lakhs.
Smartplay lets you pair up to 10 smartphones. Access important functions without taking your eyes off the road to reduce distractions when driving. The screen responds to touch and voice commands to make and receive calls, access phonebook, and SMSes on your device. Connectivity as you drive shows dial pad, phonebook and Call logs on display. It’s now easier to switch between calls, SMS and/or call back. With Bluetooth, instant access to contacts, messages and more on your smartphone is instant. An app controls the Smartplay infotainment system through your Android or iOS handset. Pairing options for up to 10 devices ensures every member of your family is now connected for the road.
To link up, Smartplay offers intelligent integration and connects your smartphone for a customized display of authorized apps to access it from the touchscreen. Once connected with USB, you can touch and access apps on your smartphone directly on the TFT display.
Voice recognition to Indian English facilitates a voice command to reach your destination. Customised maps are are esay to access on the Smartplay touchscreen. A free update is available each year for 4 years. The customized maps for India include popular points of interest, including Maruti Suzuki Service Centres and workshops, hotels/motels, public places, etc. There’s route guidance, and pre-loaded points of interest, and upgradable maps on SD card. Users can reverse, navigate and reach destination at ease with Smartplay tuned for you behind the wheel.
Standing 1,485mm tall, 4,490mm long and 1,730mm wide, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Z+ sits on a 2,650mm long wheelbase while ground clearance is at 170mm. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Z+ is launched in a new blue color while other existing color options are Pearl Snow White, Pearl Sangria Red, Pearl Metallic Dignity Brown, Metallic Silky Silver, Pearl Midnight Black, Metallic Glistening Gray and Metallic Clear Beige. Engine specifications include a 1.4 liter petrol engine offering 98 hp peak power at 6,000 rpm and 130 Nm peak torque at 4,000 rpm. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Z+ will also be powered by a 1.3 liter diesel engine offering 88.5 hp peak power at 4,000 rpm and 200 Nm peak torque at 1,750 rpm.