Maruti Grand Vitara: The wait is over! Maruti's mid-size SUV Grand Vitara unveiled, Bookings are open...
The Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara has been finally unveiled in India today (July 20). The Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV is the new model after the Urban Cruiser and Glanza to be built under the partnership of Toyota and Suzuki. Interested buyers can book the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV at Maruti Suzuki dealerships or online for an amount of Rs 11,000. As of now, the company has not revealed when the SUV will be launched, but it has revealed all the key features of the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV. The prices of the Grand Vitara are expected to be revealed in August.
New Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara: Interior
Up-front, there is a split headlamp design. There are projector headlamps with LED daytime running lamps. At the rear, there are sleek LED tail lamps. Maruti Suzuki will offer the Grand Vitara in 6 monotone colors and 3 dual-tone colors. The interiors of the SUV have been made in a dual-tone theme of black and brown. The seats are finished in faux black leather with champagne gold accents in the Strong Hybrid variant, while the Smart Hybrid variant will get a silver accent.
Features of New Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara
The Grand Vitara is the first vehicle from Maruti Suzuki to be offered with a panoramic sunroof. It also comes with a heads-up display, wireless charger, a digital instrument cluster, 360-degree parking camera, and connected car technology. Other features include ambient lighting, front ventilated seats, keyless entry, rear AC vents, a push button to start/stop the engine, and a USB port among others. There is also a 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. For safety, it gets 6 airbags, a tire pressure monitoring system, hill descent control, rear disc brake, hill hold assist, electronic stability program.
Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV: Engine and Transmission
Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara will be available with two engine options. One is Toyota's 1.5-litre TNGA Atkinson cycle engine that produces 92hp and 122Nm of torque. The engine is mated to an electric motor that makes 79hp and 141Nm of torque. The powertrain is mated to the company's e-drive transmission. The car will also be available with Maruti Suzuki's 1.5-litre K15C mild-hybrid engine that can be seen in the new Brezza, XL6, and Ertiga. It produces 103hp and 137Nm of torque. The engine will be mated to either a 5-speed manual or an optional 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox.