Maruti Suzuki Company has decided to implement the SVHS-fuel-saving technology on its cars, Dzire Hybrid, Swift Hybrid and Ertiga which built-in with the 1.3-litre DDiS. The group of Maruti has more concentrate on Dzire Hybrid and Swift Hybrid to get 30kmpl fuel-efficient with the successful test of Ciaz SHVS engine that produces 28kmpl mileage. As well the company has intended integrating this SHVS technology in Maruti Ertiga facelift that will launch by this October or end of year. Always the company has primary position in producing fuel-efficient cars than others and invest on new technologies and time to get the significance in the auto market.
Under the FAME (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric (and Hybrid) Vehicles) scheme of Indian Government, the company imported advanced SHVS technology that also implemented in Maruti’s Ciaz hybrid, returns 28kmpl mileage. The INR 12,000-13,000 subsidy extension and 12.5% lower excise duty get for the latest and mild hybrid versions by the Fame scheme.
SHVS-equipped Car features:
The enhanced SHVS Technology was imported by Maruti as of its fuel-saving technology and added features. The SHVS integrated cars will get the terrific feature that is “A brake energy recovery system” with a start/stop system and Integrated Starter Generator. A Start/stop system facilitates the engine to shut-off mode when the car is in stationery. As well the integrated starter generator produces power to charge the battery by converting the kinetic energy of rolling wheels.
The company first time offers Fuel-efficient swift variants that already showcased in the Auto Expo 2014, also in International Green Mobility Expo in the month of February, 2015. The car has capability to travel around 25.5km distance only on electricity mode with SHVS technology. The swift Hybrid car gets 73hp power and 48.2km/l fuel-economy with help of permanent magnet type synchronous motor and 658cc three-cylinder petrol engine.
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In general single car has single mode but the car, Maruti Hybrid Swift has come up with three driven modes such as hybrid-series, hybrid-parallel and electric-all (Means Three cars in one). Both the petrol engine and an electric motor together produced the power to the wheels in the parallel-mode whereas the petrol engine rotated as a generator that charges electric motor in the hybrid-series mode. The lithium-ion battery was fully-charged in one and half hour by connecting through 200volts electric socket. Through the electric power the car moved in the electric-mode.
The big auto manufacturers, Maruti Suzuki and Mahindra & Mahindra are fully-supported the Government’s FAME scheme and decided to introduce multiple eco-friendly vehicles. The Mahindra has moved first five units of Mahindra Verito electric car in the auto market of India on the June 5th, 2015, World Environment day. Now the Maruti Company would set all to launch SHVS technology built-in Ciaz Hybrid and Ertiga Facelift in hybrid and electric segment of the Indian Car Market. Still the company is in working of Swift and Dzire Hybrid version’s petrol engines to get 30kmpl mileage on any environment and roads. According to the company prospective the hybrid products of Maruti Suzuki will easily moves in the auto industry and directly compete to the current electric cars.
The Maruti Suzuki has decided to launch SHVS integrated products, The Ciaz Hybrid, new Ertiga facelift, Swift hybrid and Dzire Hybrid in this year one-by-one across India auto market.