Maruti Suzuki has a stunning arrival in the pipeline with the launch of Maruti Suzuki Jimmy. This car has a different design and build that showcases the appearance of a mini-stylish van. This classy car is categorised in the entry level sports utility vehicle segment and will arrive in India during the latter half of 2013. The new Jimmy will be fitted in terms of features between the Gypsy and Grand Vitara. This car is expected to arrive at a price of Rs 7 lakh and will compete with the similar sculpted figure of Mahindra’s Thar.
The new Jimmy was unveiled at the Auto Expo in 2004, the event witnesses roaring response from the crowd. The quality that fascinated the viewers was the exterior design which is uniquely different with artistic curvatures. The Unique Selling Proposition behind the creation of the Jimmy is to rebound the Gypsy culture, which would spice up Maruti’s varied line of car categories. The Jimmy will be offered in two chic variants of Jimmy JLX MPi and Jimmy JLX Ddi.
The Jimmy will be inserted with a dynamic 1.5 litre, 4 cylinders; multi-jet diesel engine can generate decent efficiencies of 85bhp and 200Nm torque. The Jimmy will be tailored with a five speed manual transmission gearbox with splendid exterior dimensions of 3570mm length, 1600mm width, and 1705mm height. There is also a neatly crafted wheelbase of 2,250mm with a radius of 4.9 inch. The Maruti Jimmy offered quality performance with an outstanding ground clearance of 190mm which offers efficient and soothe driving in the rugged rocky and muddy terrains. The power packed engine can escalate at high speeds of 100km/hr at just 13.5 seconds. The car offers environmental friendly attributes of low CO2 emission and supreme fuel sustainability.
The exterior of the Jimmy from images depicts an arty stance with robust front fascia. The exterior is characterised by body colour ORVMs with turn indicators, stylish square headlamps, wide air inlets, relatively huge bumper and 15 inch long wheels.
The interior offers a lush atmosphere with abundant room to sit comfortably and moreover even stretch your legs, besides, the luxury the car is introduced with high-end safety features of ABS, EBD, driver airbags, head seat restraints, stop lamp, side door beams and many more cutting-edge safety features to offer optimum safety even during the incidents of the most impactful collisions.
The new Jimmy is among the differently carved cars by Maruti in the form of gypsy. Maruti Suzuki has a team with brilliant creative theories in design, which is clearly depicted in Maruti cars from the Maruti Alto in the small segment to the Swift Dzire in the larger car segments. The Jimmy resembles a miniature jeep that would attract car enthusiasts who yearn to possess cars of various sculpted form. This car would also be an ideal family car for long and relaxing journeys without worrying too much about safety. For those who desire a gypsy which would offer a whole new experience compared to the regular cars, you can opt for the new Jimmy.