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Maruti Suzuki Brezza CNG launch quickly; will get automated possibility | Autocar India

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The upcoming Brezza CNG would be the first SUV in India to return with a factory-fitted CNG equipment.

The Maruti Suzuki Brezza SUV will get two gas choices for the primary time since its introduction again in 2016. It was initially offered as a diesel-only mannequin after which switched to a petroleum engine in 2020. Now, Maruti Suzuki is gearing as much as supply a CNG model of the Brezza, making it India’s first SUV to return with a factory-fitted CNG equipment. Again in August 2021, we had reported that Maruti Suzuki is readying a CNG model of the Brezza.

  • Brezza CNG prone to be offered in six variants
  • Anticipated to get guide in addition to automated gearbox
  • CNG variants might price Rs 75,000 greater than the petrol ones

Maruti Brezza CNG to focus on diesel compact SUV consumers

Whereas the carmaker is but to formally announce particulars of the Brezza CNG, info leaked on the web means that the value announcement and launch for Maruti’s first CNG SUV are close to. An inventory of the anticipated variants exhibits that the CNG iteration of the Brezza might share its variant line-up with its petrol-powered sibling. This means that Maruti is readying a CNG automated powertrain for the Brezza.

Since its exit from the diesel market in 2020, Maruti has been pushing CNG fashions within the Indian market to transform potential diesel automobile consumers. Whereas the Brezza was already anticipated to get a CNG possibility, the inclusion of an automated variant confirms the carmaker’s aggressive push to advertise its CNG vary in India.

Whereas its technical particulars usually are not out, sources inform us that the Brezza CNG will include the identical 1.5-litre Okay15C DualJet engine that additionally does obligation within the Ertiga CNG. This implies, it might see a drop in energy to 87hp from the usual Brezza petrol’s 100hp.  

Maruti Suzuki Brezza CNG: anticipated pricing in India

The Brezza petrol guide at present begins at Rs 7.99 lakh and tops out at Rs 12.30 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The CNG-powered model is prone to price round Rs 75,000 extra, indicating that the Brezza CNG MT may very well be priced between Rs 8.74 lakh-13.05 lakh (estimated).

Equally, because the Brezza petrol automated begins at Rs 10.97 lakh and prices Rs 13.80 lakh for the top-spec variant, anticipate the Brezza CNG automated to start out at round Rs 11.72 lakh and go as much as Rs 14.55 lakh (estimated, ex-showroom). What’s attention-grabbing to notice is that the Grand Vitara-based Toyota Hyryder sturdy hybrid begins at Rs 15.11 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

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