Rumour: Maruti shelves 1.5L BS6 diesel engine plans

The 1.5L BS6 diesel engine was supposed to power the Ertiga, Ciaz, next-gen Vitara Brezza and the upcoming D22 crossover. Maruti Suzuki has reportedly abandoned the development of the 1.5-litre BS6 diesel engine. Maruti had been working on a BS6-compliant diesel engine ever since the ubiquitous Fiat-sourced 1.3-litre unit was

Maruti Suzuki cuts production by 60% in September

Maruti Suzuki is likely to lower production plans for 2021 by 5%. Maruti Suzuki has announced that will cut production by 60% in September 2021 due to the ongoing chip shortage. The carmaker has stated that the shortage of semiconductors is expected to adversely affect vehicle production at both Haryana

2022 Maruti Suzuki Baleno facelift interior spied

Maruti might also offer a full-hybrid version of the updated Baleno hatchback. The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is set to get a major update next year. Besides a redesigned exterior, the hatchback will get an all-new interior as well. According to the latest spy image, the Baleno will get a redesigned

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza CNG engine specs leaked

The Vitara Brezza CNG will join the likes of the Swift and Dzire CNG in Maruti’s line-up. Maruti Suzuki is developing a range of CNG models that will be launched in the near future. Besides the Swift and Dzire CNG, the carmaker is also working on a CNG variant of

Maruti to hike prices of its cars in July 2021

This will be the third price hike by Maruti Suzuki this year. Maruti Suzuki plans to increase the prices of its cars from July 2021. While the carmaker is yet to disclose the extent of the price hike, it will vary depending on the model. Maruti Suzuki, in its regulatory

Maruti sells over 1.57 lakh CNG vehicles in FY2020-21

This is the highest ever CNG car sales by the company. Maruti Suzuki has announced that it sold over 1.57 lakh vehicles with factory-fitted CNG kits in FY2020-21.  Maruti sold 73,907 CNG vehicles in FY2016-17. Since then, the carmaker has registered steady growth. In the last fiscal, 1,06,444 CNG vehicles

Maruti Suzuki to hike its car prices in April 2021

This will be the second price hike by the company in just three months. Maruti Suzuki cars are set to get more expensive in April 2021. This will be the second price hike by the company in just three months. While Maruti Suzuki hasn’t specified the amount by which it

Maruti releases cryptic teaser; Baleno Hybrid on cards?

It could either be the hybrid version of the Baleno or an all-electric WagonR. Maruti Suzuki has released a teaser image with a cryptic message. It has raised speculations that the carmaker could be gearing up to introduce a hybrid or an all-electric model. The image has the text “We’re

Next-gen Maruti Celerio spied undisguised

The new Celerio has a more rounded rear fascia and redesigned tail lamp clusters. The first undisguised test mule of the Maruti Celerio has been caught testing. The spy image suggests that the new Celerio will get a more rounded rear fascia. It has redesigned wraparound tail lamps and a

Maruti WagonR, Ignis & S-Cross now available on subscription

Customers in 8 cities now have a choice of 10 models. Maruti Suzuki Subscribe has expanded its model line-up to include the WagonR, Ignis and S-Cross. Customers in 8 cities now have a choice of 10 models with monthly subscriptions starting from Rs. 12,722. The WagonR is the most affordable