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

Or Login with

Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

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

Maruti Suzuki hints at launching a compact SUV this fiscal year

August 07, 2015, 05:27 PM IST by Ninad Ambre
Maruti Suzuki hints at launching a compact SUV this fiscal year

At the recent launch of their new S-Cross crossover, the top officials at Maruti Suzuki hinted at the introduction of a compact SUV for the Indian market soon. The new product might be showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo.

Kenichi Ayukawa, MSI Managing Director and CEO, said, "Sometime in the future, we will launch a compact SUV which will raise our presence in the UV segment by a quantum leap. The concept of the compact SUV was presented as XA-Alpha. This will help us cater to an emerging class of customers who prefer SUV appeal while staying compact."

Maruti Suzuki Compact SUV

The upcoming compact SUV will be a sub four-metre vehicle and will be bulked up thanks to the heavy styling elements. We can also expect a tail-gate mounted spare wheel. Despite the company being tight-lipped about the whole thing, reports suggest that the car will borrow cues from the huge Suzuki Vitara SUV, pitting it as a sporty and rugged vehicle.

The new compact SUV might be sold alongside the S-Cross at the Nexa outlets, unless Maruti Suzuki decides to be competitive with its prices. With the introduction of this vehicle, Maruti Suzuki will venture into the compact SUV segment in India, which has been appreciated in our country. The Ford EcoSport grew popular soon after its launch and is now a successful product in the Indian market. With it topping the sales charts for Ford, different manufacturers are also aiming to launch a similar product.

Maruti Suzuki Compact SUV

Source: Business-Standard

Tags:Maruti Suzuki,iK2,Maruti Suzuki iK2,YRB,Maruti Suzuki YRB
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad
  • Upcoming Cars

MG HectorMG Hector

27th Jun 2019

18L - ₹ 23L
Hyundai Kona EVHyundai Kona EV

9th Jul 2019

25L - ₹ 30L
BMW X7BMW X7

25th Jul 2019

80L - ₹ 1.20Cr
BMW 7 Series FaceliftBMW 7 Series Facelift

25th Jul 2019

1.22Cr - ₹ 1.40Cr
Renault TriberRenault Triber

Aug 2019

5L - ₹ 7L
All Upcoming Cars
Ad
MG Hector

Price Reveal In:

  • 00DAYS
  • 00HRS
  • 00MINS
Know More

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in