Maruti Suzuki being the leader in the Indian automobile market is in the constant run to provide fresh and innovative cars in the market to retain its position. Though the company by far exceeds the sales rate of the second largest car-maker Hyundai India, Maruti does not leave any chance of reinforcing its grip on the market. Thus, it maintains a continuous up-gradation of its prevailing models apart from introducing new ones. New Wagon R comes with an enhanced fuel efficiency, new exteriors and rich tasteful interiors, it is priced attractively at Rs 3.58 lakh onwards (Ex-showroom Delhi prices).
Maruti Suzuki Wagon R thus, receives a fresh facelift to revive its popularity and is about to hit the roads in a few days. It seems that the company had accidentally exposed the details of the facelift in one of its brand advertisements.
Let’s have a look at the new features of this upgraded car. The new Wagon R 2013 will have a new front grille, a latest bumper as well as new fog-lamps. The modifications are not merely fashionable, as the grille has been redesigned also to minimize wind noise. Maruti Suzuki’s new waterfall design theme inspires the overall facelift.
The interiors of the new Wagon R get a new beige-and-black color scheme. Whereas, the top variant VXi trim gets beige upholstery. The upgraded audio system gets feather-touch switches as well as USB compatibility. The dashboard comes with a new, push-type storage compartment and inside rear-view mirror gets the required Day-Night notch.
Mechanically the engine remains the same unchanged, with 1.0-litre K-series petrol engine with 68PS of power and 90 Nm of torque. However it is now On-board Diagnostics compliant that lets the service station detect engine-related problems quicker. The price range of the new Wagon R 2013 will be announced very soon. The vehicle will be available in several variants ranging from the LX, LXi to the VXi trims that come in Petrol, CNG and LPG versions.
New Wagon R Price:
- New Wagon R Lx 3.58 lakh
- New Wagon R LXi 3.88 lakh
- New Wagon R LXi (CNG) 4.42 lakh
- New Wagon R VXi 4.13 lakh