Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

Maruti Celerio’s AMT technology to be called EZ DRIVE

CarWale Team, Jan 08 2014.
12292 View(s)
3 comment(s)
Maruti Celerio’s AMT technology to be called EZ DRIVE

The first unofficial teaser of Maruti Suzuki’s upcoming small car, the Celerio, is out. The Celerio, which is set to replace the A-Star, in the Indian market will get the automated manual transmission (AMT). The company is marketing this new technology at EZ DRIVE.

This is the first time the Indian market is getting such a technology. AMT is expected to be more fuel efficient than the regular manual transmission. In case of the Celerio, the AMT is reported to be five per cent more efficient.

AMT is a clutchless transmission with manual gears. This technology developed by Magneti Marelli, is based on an electronic control unit and a hydraulic system that controls the use of the clutch and the gear shifting. It allows the driver to change gear without using the clutch, either sequentially or fully automatically.

The Celerio will be powered by the same 1.0-litre K-series three cylinder engine that powers the Alto K10 and A-Star. The production model of this car will make its first public appearance at the upcoming 2014 Auto Expo. 

Tags:Maruti Suzuki,A-Star,Maruti Suzuki A-Star,Celerio,Maruti Suzuki Celerio
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad
  • Upcoming Cars

Maruti Suzuki New SwiftMaruti Suzuki New Swift

February 2018

4.50L - ₹ 7.50L
Mercedes-Benz S-Class FaceliftMercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift

19 January 2018

1.20Cr - ₹ 9.95Cr
Audi Q5 FaceliftAudi Q5 Facelift

18 January 2018

45L - ₹ 55L
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz FaceliftMaruti Suzuki Ciaz Facelift

February 2018

6L - ₹ 10L
Rolls-Royce Phantom VIIIRolls-Royce Phantom VIII

August 2018

7Cr - ₹ 9Cr
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (8 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (8 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in