Maruti-Suzuki has launched the all new 2017 Maruti Dzire in Delhi today. Available in four variants: L (LXI, LDI), V (VXI, VDI), Z (ZXI, ZDI) and Z+ (ZXI+, ZDI+), it is priced between INR 5.45 Lakhs – INR 9.41 Lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).
Measurements of the 2017 Maruti Dzire measures 3,995 mm long, 1,735 mm wide and 1,515 mm high, has a wheelbase of 2,450 mm and a ground clearance of 163 mm. Some of the highlight features include LED projector headlamps with signature daytime running lamps, electrically adjustable and retractable ORVMs, 15-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, and LED pilot lamps for the taillights.
Inside, the new Dzire retains the beige and colour combination but now comes with burl wood ornamentation on the dashboard, door cards, and multi-function steering wheel. The top-end Z+ variants come equipped automatic climate control, 7-inch Smart play screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a rear AC vent. It also gets ABS with EBD and BA, dual airbags and ISOFIX child seat anchorages as standard. Boot capacity has been increased to 378 liters.
Engine options include a 1.2-litre four-cylinder petrol engine that produces 85 BHP at 6,000 rpm and 113 NM of peak torque at 4,200 rpm and a 1.3-litre four-cylinder DDiS turbodiesel engine producing 75 BHP at 4,000 rpm and 190 NM of torque at 2,000 rpm.
Both variants can be had with 5-speed manual or 5-speed AGS automated manual transmission. Irrespective of the transmission chosen, the 2017 Maruti Dzire can average a fuel mileage of 22 km/l in the petrol model and 28.40 km/l in the diesel model. The new model is now the most fuel-efficient mass-production car in India.
NOTE: The all new dzire will only be sold to private customers and for the commercial use only Maruti Suzuki Dzire TOUR will be on offering
The all new Dzire will give a strong competition to the Ford Figo aspire. Volkswagen Ameo, Tata Tigor, Hyundai Xcent in the compact sedan segment.
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