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2022 Maruti Suzuki XL6 variants revealed forward of April 21 launch | Autocar India

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Up to date Maruti XL6 will get extra options, greater alloy wheels, and an all-new 1.5-litre engine paired with a 6-speed computerized gearbox.

We had beforehand reported that Maruti Suzuki has began accepting bookings for the up to date XL6, which is able to launch on April 21. Now, particulars of its variants have surfaced. Just like the outgoing mannequin, the refreshed MPV might be provided in two trims –  Zeta and Alpha. It is going to be powered by a extra fuel-efficient 1.5-litre petrol engine mated to a brand new non-obligatory 6-speed computerized gearbox with paddle shifters. The XL6 will proceed to be bought by Maruti’s Nexa line of dealerships. 

  • New XL6 to be obtainable in Alpha and Zeta trims
  • Automated gearbox might be obtainable on each 
  • Will get a extra gasoline environment friendly petrol engine and new 6-speed computerized gearbox 

2022 Maruti Suzuki XL6: variant particulars 

Just like the outgoing mannequin, the facelifted XL6 will are available in two trims – Zeta and Alpha. Each will get the choice of an computerized gearbox, together with the usual 5-speed guide, taking the whole variant rely to 4. The carmaker is unlikely to supply a CNG variant at launch, but it surely may come later as Maruti is seeking to provide CNG variants for his or her Nexa vary of automobiles.

2022 Maruti Suzuki XL6: what might be new?

Positioned as a extra premium different to the Ertiga, the brand new XL6 is unlikely to see any main styling tweaks on the skin, apart from greater alloy wheels which might be much like those seen on the Suzuki XL7 in Indonesia. It’s underneath the pores and skin the place main updates sit within the type of a brand new Ok15C 1.5-litre DualJet petrol engine that makes 115hp, which is 10hp greater than the outgoing Ok15B 1.5-litre unit. 

The engine might be mated to a brand new non-obligatory 6-speed computerized gearbox, changing the previous 4-speed unit. Gas effectivity is anticipated to be higher than its predecessor, due to the brand new gearbox in addition to Maruti’s tried and examined DualJet expertise, which additionally sees obligation in automobiles just like the Celerio, Dzire and the newly launched Baleno

On the within, count on a brand new upholstery and delicate adjustments to the trim, together with an all-new infotainment interface, much like the Baleno. The Alpha variant may also get a 360-degree digital camera. A teaser video confirms that the brand new XL6 won’t get a sunroof. 

2022 Maruti Suzuki XL6: rivals

As soon as launched, the brand new Maruti Suzuki XL6 will rival the likes of the Kia Carens, Mahindra Marazzo, and even face some competitors from the up to date model of its sibling – the Ertiga. Costs of the facelifted XL6 might be introduced on April 21.

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