Guwahati: Country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL) today announced the launch of its all-new compact hatchback Celerio at an attractive price range of Rs 4,99,000 to Rs 6,94,000 (ex-showroom).
Powered by the next generation dual-jet, dual VVT K-Series engine with idle start-stop technology, the new Celerio ensures a spirited drive experience with a stellar mileage of 26.68km/l, according to an MSIL statement here.
The all-new Celerio is equipped with a new-age design, enhanced road presence, host of safety, and smart features. The car’s interior is center-focused with bigger cabin space, improved legroom, and luggage space for increased comfort and convenience.
Coming to safety, the new Celerio offers 12+ features like first-in-segment Hill Hold Assist, Dual Airbags, and ABS with EBD.
Speaking on the launch, Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director & CEO, MSIL, said, “The Indian automobile industry has witnessed an unprecedented shift owing to the pandemic which has given a special impetus to the need for personal mobility. India is primarily a small car market, with nearly 46 percent of total passenger vehicle sales contributed by the hatchbacks. As a leading car manufacturer, it is our responsibility to drive the revival of the automobile industry. With the all-new Celerio, we endeavour to boost the most important passenger vehicle segment in the country.”
He added, “The all-new Celerio ticks all the boxes of customer expectation with an unmatched driving experience, unrivaled fuel efficiency, and a host of features that offer comfort, convenience, and safety at an attractive price.”