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Here is a list of 12 new cars which will be launched in India by Maruti Suzuki over the next two years.
Maruti Suzuki India Limited, the largest auto manufacturer in India, has planned to launch dozen new cars in the country over the next two years. We give below a list of these new cars along with expected prices, features and due dates of launch. This new cars will allow Maruti to continue their aggressive growth in the Indian auto industry.
12 – New Gen Maruti WagonR MPV (7 Str)
Price – INR 6-7 Lakhs
Expected Launch – Jan-April 2019
This 7 seater WagonR MPV concept was showcased at 2013 Indonesia International Show. It is slated for launch in India sometime early next year and will be based on the popular WagonR hatchback. It will also be the company’s first car to be produced at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Gujarat. Maruti Wagon R MPV could compete with Datsun Go Plus.
In a three row seating format, the WagonR MPV will be longer than the hatchback but will be in a sub four meter category so as to take advantage of certain tax benefits. In terms of exterior design, it will borrow heavily from the WagonR hatchback with boot space being somewhat limited to accommodate an added row of seating.
The cabin will be roomy with added leg and shoulder space and will receive some advanced features with new instrument cluster, power assisted steering column and air conditioning. The automaker will also add an integrated audio unit with radio tuner, CD player and USB drive. Passenger and driver comforts could also include remote fuel filler, sun visor, remote boot release and rear wiper with washer.
Maruti Suzuki WagonR MPV will come in powered by 1.2 liter K-Series petrol or a 1.0 liter K10 engine and will miss out on any diesel engine options. The K10 engine will offer 68 PS power at 6,200 rpm and 90 Nm torque at 3,500 rpm. The 1.2 liter engine will develop 84 PS power at 4,000 rpm and 190 Nm torque at 2,000 rpm. Both engines will get mated to a 5 speed manual driving front wheels via transversely mounted engine. In terms of mileage the WagonR MPV could offer 17-19 kmpl.