More details revealed before a much awaited launch of the Maruti Ertiga MPV. The launch is scheduled On April 11, Maruti Suzuki would be rolling out Ertiga in both petrol and diesel versions with three variants each.
Maruti Ertiga is adequately spacious with three rows seats perfectly capable of seating seven people comfortably with good shoulder support, legroom and headroom. The boot can easily accommodate two bags. Both the third and the middle rows can be folded in case more boot space is required. The exteriors of the MPV narrate a fresh story with the headlights sweeping backwards and fog lights with enclosures. The bumper gets big air duct and the front grille is slim and very Ritz like. The rear end is simple with medium-sized taillights.
Maruti Ertiga will be available in three variants both in petrol and diesel versions, only the base model of the petrol version did not get the ABS rest all come affixed with it. The top-end models of both petrol and diesel version are equipped with airbags for both the driver and passenger. The trim-variants are all missing on the climate control feature. The Maruti Ertiga is powered with a new 1.4-liter petrol engine from the K-series of Maruti engines. This engine pumps out a max power of 93.7 BHP at 6000 RPM and a max torque of 13.26kgm at 4000 RPM. The other engine that Maruti Ertiga uses is the 1.3-liter turbo diesel engine that is sourced from Fiat and is currently used in the Maruti SX4 sedan. This engine drives a peak power of 88.8BHP at 4000 RPM and a peak torque at 1750 RPM.
Maruti Ertiga is expected to be more fuel efficient and would be priced between Rs. 7-9 lakh.