Maruti Suzuki has been planning to launch the Ciaz with the new ZXi+ automatic version at the price tag of Rs.10,35,206 (ex-showroom, Goa). A few months back only, the company has been introduced the SHVS hybrid system on the Ciaz diesel versions and RS versions with the advanced features. Now, a total of 15 versions including ZXi+ automatic available in the country at reasonable prices. The Maruti Ciaz comes with two fuel kind of engines, which are mated with two transmission gearboxes.
The Ciaz diesel versions powered by the 1.3-litre DDiS engine, mated with the pack of SHVS technology and 5-speed manual transmission, is returns 28.09kmpl of fuel efficiency by producing the outputs of 89bhp power at 4000rpm and 200Nm torque at 1750rpm. The Ciaz diesel is one of the most fuel-efficient cars in India and comes with the front wheel drive system.
The petrol versions are powered by the 1.4-litre petrol engine, which supports both transmissions and develops 91bhp power at 6000rpm and 130Nm torque at 4000rpm. With the 5-speed standard manual gearbox, the Ciaz petrol returns 20.73kmpl where the automatic versions return 19.12kmpl with the 4-speed automatic gearbox.
The Ciaz ZXi+ automatic is a new petrol car that returns 19.12kmpl of mileage. It comes with the best in class features like keyless entry, Smartplay infotainment system with the high-resolution touchscreen, push start/stop button, easy navigation system, keyless entry and voice command. At the safety kind, the car offered with the ABS and two airbags for driver and front passenger. The base and mid-level variants missed out from a lot of features. So, the ZXi+ version will create the more excitement in the market with the automatic transmission.
The Maruti Ciaz has been giving the tough competition to its kind of models like Honda Verna, Hyundai City, Skoda Rapid and Volkswagen Vento.
Maruti Ciaz ZXi+ Automatic- Rs. 10,35,206 (Ex-showroom, Goa)
Maruti Ciaz ZXi+ Automatic – Rs. 11,94,142 (On-Road, Goa)
The upcoming models of Maruti Suzuki are new Vitara Brezza, Baleno RS and Maruti Ignis, which will launches in this year only.