The much awaited Maruti Suzuki Celerio X has been launched in India. Here are all the details – specification and features of the new car from Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. that has been christened as Maruti Suzuki Celerio X. Based on the recently updated Maruti Suzuki Celerio hatchback the Maruti Suzuki Celerio X comes with bold crossover styling and host of striking features. It has been reported that few Maruti Suzuki dealers have started accepting bookings for the Maruti Suzuki Celerio X for a token of Rs. 10,000.
New Maruti Suzuki Celerio X launched in India
It has been reported that the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X is slated to be launched by Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. the Indo-Japanese carmaker soon and furthermore, the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X is expected to go on sale in the country this month itself around the festive season.
Some of the authorised Maruti Suzuki India dealers have initiated accepting bookings for the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X for a token of Rs 10,000. Speculations are that the Maruti Suzuki Celerio X will be launched around Diwali. Here are some of the interesting facts about the upcoming Maruti Suzuki Celerio X, which is soon going to be seen on the Indian roads after the company would commence its deliveries.
Specifications and features of the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X
The new cross-hatchback version of the updated Celerio compact hatch carries several striking features on the interior as well as on the exterior. Though the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X gets few extensive crossover-like features and styling, the car does not fall in the crossover segment rather it is a hatchback with crossover features.
The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X will be available in five exterior colour options – Grey, Orange, Brown, Blue, and most popular White colour. It will initially be launched with four variants VXI and ZXI and the both models will have the automatic transmission variants as well named VXI AMT and ZXI AMT. Both the options will be available for the customers.
Exterior of the Maruti Suzuki Celerio X
The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X gets a new bumper, side plastic cladding clubbed with roof rails that make the car slightly longer, wider and taller with its dimensions measuring at 3,715 mm, 1,635 mm and 1,565 mm respectively. Though the ground clearance of the Celerio X has gone down by 45mm the wheelbase of the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X remains unchanged at 2,425 mm.
The Celerio X comes with a totally redesigned face. The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X gets a new front bumper with black plastic cladding, smoked headlamps, a new black trapezoidal grille and larger fog lamps.
There is visibly no difference from the rear as well as the top half of the new Celerio X is similar to the regular updated Celerio. The lower section of the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X gets several noticeable changes that include a new rear bumper with heavy plastic cladding and a diffuser.
The new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X comes with a new set of 14-inch alloy wheels and the crossover elements have been added to the Celerio X in the form of the wheel arch cladding, roof rails, side body cladding and the rear diffuser.
Interior and under the hood of the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio X
The Celerio X comes with a refreshed interior that includes an all-black cabin with black seat covers. The seat covers of the new Celerio X sport geometric patterns. Orange accent lines have been added on the front seats. Some of the features that the Celerio X gets, include, a driver side seat height adjuster, steering mounted audio controls, tilt adjustable steering, keyless entry, rear washer, wiper and defogger.
The Celerio X comes with safety features as well which include driver side airbag and driver seatbelt pretensioner. These features come as a standard fitment across all variants of the Maruti Suzuki Celerio X. Passenger airbag and ABS (Anti-lock braking system) are offered as an option.
There are no changes under the hood and the new Celerio X continues with the same engines that powers the current Celerio. The upcoming Celerio X will be powered by 998cc, 3-cylinder petrol engine. This unit comes mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox as well as with an option of a 5-speed AMT transmission that churns out 67 bhp and 90 Nm.