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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga facelift launched at Rs 8.35 lakh | Autocar India

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The brand new Ertiga vary begins at Rs 8.35 lakh, whereas the top-end retails at Rs 12.79 lakh; accessible in petrol and CNG guises.

Maruti Suzuki has launched the up to date Ertiga at Rs 8.35 lakh. The Ertiga now will get an upgraded 1.5-litre petrol engine with DualJet know-how and a mild-hybrid system paired to a brand new 6-speed torque converter computerized gearbox with paddleshifters. Together with it, the Ertiga will get a restyled entrance finish and modifications to the inside.

Ertiga facelift variant-wise costs (ex-showroom, India)
Trim degree Petrol MT Petrol AT CNG MT
LXi Rs 8.35 lakh
VXi Rs 9.49 lakh Rs 10.99 lakh Rs 10.44 lakh
ZXi Rs 10.59 lakh Rs 12.09 lakh Rs 11.54 lakh
ZXi+ Rs 11.29 lakh Rs 12.79 lakh
Tour M Rs 9.46 lakh Rs 10.41 lakh
  • Will get new entrance grille and alloy wheels
  • Powered by a brand new 103hp, 136.8Nm, 1.5-litre petrol engine
  • Ertiga CNG accessible in two variants

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

When it comes to design, the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga positive aspects a brand new entrance grille with an embedded ‘winged’ chrome trim, new dual-tone alloy wheels and chrome garnish on the tailgate. There’s two new colors to select from as effectively – Splendid Silver and Dignity Brown. Contained in the cabin, the Ertiga facelift recieves a brand new Metallic Teak Picket end (fake wooden) on the dashboard and a brand new dual-tone seat cloth.

2022 Maruti Ertiga: powertrain and gas effectivity particulars

The most important change nonetheless, is underneath the hood because the Ertiga comes with a brand new 1.5-litre DualJet engine with start-stop know-how. This engine makes use of two injectors per cylinder, giving it higher management over gas injection, and, because of this, higher energy and effectivity. It places out 103hp at 6000rpm and 136.8Nm at 4400rpm, which is 2hp and 1.2Nm down on the outgoing 1.5 engine. 

The identical engine additionally powers the Vitara SUV offered abroad, albeit as a full hybrid with a mixed energy of 148hp. In India, nonetheless, Maruti Suzuki is not going to provide a full hybrid set-up, but it surely does get the start-stop know-how. Till now, Maruti Suzuki was providing the DualJet know-how solely of their 1.0-litre and 1.2-litre Okay-Collection engines. This may be the primary time that the carmaker is providing it on its bigger 1.5-litre motor. The identical engine is predicted to go in different, greater Maruti automobiles.

A 5-speed guide gearbox is commonplace. Moreover, the ageing 4-speed torque-converter computerized of the outgoing mannequin has been changed by a brand new 6-speed unit with paddleshifters. The Ertiga facelift is claimed to do 20.51kpl with the guide gearbox and 20.30kpl with the auto. 

Maruti has additionally launched a CNG choice to the brand new Ertiga’s lineup, utilizing the identical 1.5 DualJet engine. It produces 87hp and 121.5Nm when run on CNG and 100hp and 136Nm when run in petrol mode. The Ertiga facelift CNG comes with a 5-speed guide solely and is claimed to do 26.11km/kg. 

2022 Maruti Ertiga: options on provide

The 2022 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga facelift, in its top-spec ZXI+ trim, is provided with a 7-inch SmartPlay Professional infotainment touchscreen which will get Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. It additionally will get the Suzuki Join related automobile tech with over 40 options and an onboard voice assistant. Different options embody Four airbags, ABS with EBD and BA, hill-hold help, ESP, ISOFIX mounts, parking digital camera, cruise management, auto headlamps, electrically foldable ORVMs, air-cooled cupholders and AC vents for all three rows.  

Maruti Suzuki launches on the horizon

The brand new XL6 is part of Maruti Suzuki’s plan to launch six new fashions by mid-2022. These embody the Baleno CNG, up to date Vitara Brezza, and DualJet-equipped Ignis and S-Presso. Later within the yr, Maruti Suzuki will even launch the all-new Creta-rivalling midsize SUV that’s being developed in collaboration with Toyota.

2022 Maruti Ertiga rivals 

The Ertiga rivals the likes of the Mahindra Marazzo, Kia Carens, and its sibling – the XL6 – which can also be due for a facelift.

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