The launch date of Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara has been cleared. According to reports, the company can launch the upcoming SUV Grand Vitara on 26 September. The company claims that the Maruti Grand Vitara will cover a distance of 27.97 km on one liter of petrol. Such is the craze of the Grand Vitara in the Indian market that even before its launch, more than 55,000 bookings have been done for it. The Grand Vitara has been made by Maruti Suzuki and Toyota along with the Hyrider. Like the Toyota Hyrider, the Grand Vitara will also knock in the market with mild-hybrid and strong-hybrid engines.
Grand Vitara: Specifications
The sale of Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara will be done through the company's Nexa outlets. Like the Maruti Brezza, the upcoming Grand Vitara will come with Suzuki's 1.5L K15C petrol mild-hybrid engine. It will knock customers with 5 speed manual and 6 speed torque converter automatic gearbox.
As other options, it will get Toyota's 3-cylinder, 1.5L Atkinson cycle petrol engine for strong-hybrid technology and the power of an electric motor. This model will come with e-CVT gearbox and according to the company's claim, its mileage is 27.97kmpl.
Grand Vitara: Design
The Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV has been introduced in an aggressive look with a sharp nose and a wide grille. The design of the alloy wheels of the Grand Vitara is different from that of the Toyota Highrider. There is also a difference of color scheme in both the SUVs. At the same time, things like steering wheel design, AC controls, vents and power window switches are similar in Maruti Grand Vitara and Toyota Highrider.
Grand Vitara: Features
Talking about the features of Maruti Grand Vitara, it will get features like 360 degree camera, wireless charger, ambient lighting, connected car technology with Google and Siri voice compatibility. On the other hand, the Grand Vitara gets safety features like ESP, hill-hold assist, tire pressure monitoring system, all-wheel disc brakes and 6 airbags.
Grand Vitara: It will compete with
The market for the mid-size SUV segment is very hot in the Indian market. Maruti Grand Vitara SUV will have a fierce competition from SUVs like Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Volkswagen, Tygun, Skoda Kushak, which have already made deep penetration in this segment. The Maruti Grand Vitara can be booked from Rs 11,000 and deliveries will start from October.
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