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Maruti Suzuki Alto Okay10 CNG launched at Rs 5.95 lakh | Autocar India

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The Alto Okay10 CNG will probably be out there in a single variant; claimed gasoline economic system is 33.85km/kg.

Maruti Suzuki has launched the Alto Okay10 CNG at a beginning value of Rs 5.95 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), making it the 13th CNG mannequin within the model’s line-up. Accessible solely within the VXi variant, the CNG model prices Rs 95,000 greater than the equal petrol-powered Alto Okay10.

  1. Will get the identical 1.0-litre Okay10C engine because the Celerio CNG, S Presso CNG
  2. Gives 1.12km/kg extra gasoline economic system than S Presso CNG
  3. Rivals the Alto 800, S Presso and Renault Kwid

Maruti Suzuki claims that to this point it has offered greater than 1 million CNG autos, which has helped save over 1 million tonnes of CO2 emissions.

This is a value desk evaluating the Alto Okay10 CNG with its equal petrol-powered model.

Maruti Suzuki Alto Okay10 CNG costs (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Variant Alto Okay10 CNG Alto Okay10 petrol Distinction
VXi Rs 5.95 lakh Rs 5 lakh Rs 95,000

Maruti Suzuki Alto Okay10 CNG: powertrain

Similar to the just lately launched S Presso CNG and Celerio CNG, the Alto Okay10 CNG can be powered by the 1.0-litre Okay10C engine that’s solely provided with a 5-speed guide gearbox. In petrol-only mode, the brand new engine places out 65hp and 89Nm of torque, nevertheless, in CNG mode, it places out 57hp and 82Nm.

Maruti claims that the brand new Alto Okay10 CNG can provide a gasoline economic system of 33.85km/kg, which is 1.12km/kg larger than the S Presso CNG, however 1.75km/kg decrease than the Celerio CNG – the present most fuel-efficient CNG mannequin. The model states that it has recalibrated the suspension set-up of the Alto Okay10 CNG in an effort to improve its general trip high quality, consolation and security.

Maruti Suzuki Alto Okay10 CNG: design, options

The Alto Okay10 CNG retains the identical exterior design as its petrol counterpart, aside from the addition of the S-CNG badge on the rear. The model has positioned the 55-litre CNG tank within the boot of the hatchback, which in flip has lowered the cupboard space.

The inside of the Alto Okay10 CNG additionally sees no modifications and will get the identical options because the equal VXi trim of the petrol model. That features a 2-Din SmartPlay audio system with Bluetooth, AUX and USB port, speed-sensing auto door lock, impact-sensing door unlock and a gear shift indicator. Security options embrace twin airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors and seat belt reminders.

Maruti Suzuki Alto Okay10 CNG: rivals 

The one direct rival to the brand new Alto Okay10 CNG at this finances finish of the market is the Renault Kwid, which doesn’t get a CNG possibility. Nonetheless, the CNG model of the finances hatchback additionally competes with different Maruti fashions such because the Alto 800 CNG (Rs 5.03 lakh) and the S Presso CNG (Rs 5.90 lakh-6.10 lakh).

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