New Delhi. Buying a car is everyone’s dream and if a new car arrives at your home during a festival like Diwali, what could be more joyful than that. Indian consumers pay attention to the features of the car as well as its mileage. Even if it is an SUV, everyone wants a car with high mileage that saves on petrol consumption on a daily basis. Now many cars are launched in the market which are giving excellent mileage with better features and performance.
Here we are going to tell you about an SUV that will not only give you great features but will make you happy with its amazing mileage. However, to take delivery of this car, you need to book it first as it has a huge waiting time.
Amazing mileage of 28 KMPL
Actually, we are talking about Maruti Suzuki’s recently launched sub-compact SUV Grand Vitara, which gets a mighty mileage of 27.97 kmpl. The company is selling this SUV with a light and powerful hybrid engine. If we look at the sales of battery electric petrol SUV, the company is selling 8-9 thousand units of it every month.
Maruti has launched the Grand Vitara in 1.5 liter mild and powerful hybrid petrol engine options.
The Maruti Grand Vitara is powered by a 1.5 liter mild and powerful hybrid petrol engine. The powerful hybrid engine is available with an e-CVT gearbox, while the mild hybrid engine is offered with a 5-speed MT and 6-speed AT gearbox option. The option of an optional All Wheel Drive system (AWD) is also available on its manual variant. The company claims a mileage of 19-21 kmpl for the mild hybrid version of the Grand Vitara and 27.97 kmpl for the strong hybrid version, certified by ARAI. It has become the most fuel efficient SUV in the country i.e. the highest mileage SUV.
The features are also great
Maruti Grand Vitara is quite advanced in terms of features. Its standard variant has many features including 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, digital driver display, heads-up display, panoramic sunroof, wireless smartphone connectivity, wireless charger, ventilated seats, ambient lighting, 360 degree camera, alloy wheels. Keeping safety in mind, the company has included 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, child lock, anchor point for child seat, overspeed warning, speed sensing door lock, anti theft engine immobilizer, middle rear three-point seatbelt, flashing emergency brake. Features like lights, central locking are provided.
How much is the price?
Maruti Grand Vitara prices start at Rs 10.70 lakh and go up to Rs 19.90 lakh (ex-showroom). The company has also made it available in CNG. The CNG variant starts at Rs 13.05. In the market, Grand Vitara competes with SUVs like Kia Seltos, Hyundai Creta and Toyota Hayrider.