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
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password

Maruti Suzuki Ignis sporting black alloys spotted on test

September 19, 2016, 02:06 PM IST by Ninad Ambre
Maruti Suzuki Ignis sporting black alloys spotted on test

A new test mule of the Maruti Suzuki Ignis, which appears to be the top-end version, was spied on test recently. The carmaker plans to launch this car next year.

The test vehicle featured a completely wrapped body and it appears that it also gets roof rails. Any which way we have enough information about the car as the Ignis had made its Indian debut at the Auto Expo 2016. It previewed a sub four-metre crossover with SUVish traits like a high ground clearance of 180mm, SUV like design, flared wheel arches, plastic cladding, high shoulder line etc. The Indian model will be based on the one sold in Japan except for some changes like chrome embellishments to suit an Indian buyer's taste.

Maruti Suzuki Ignis

The Maruti Ignis measures 3,700mm in length, 1,660mm in width, 1,595mm in height and has a long wheelbase of 2,435mm. The latter should help in liberating sufficient space inside the cabin. The interior features a dual tone dashboard with a freestanding SmartPlay display, a different design for the steering wheel and unique HVAC controls.

The India-spec Maruti Ignis is likely to come powered by the 1.2-litre K12B petrol engine with VVT or a 1.3-litre DDiS diesel engine. The latter could also benefit from Maruti Suzuki's SHVS mild hybrid technology. We can expect a five-speed manual to be standard on all variants, with the option of an AMT (AGS) gearbox for the petrol trim as well.

This upcoming car was confirmed to go on sale in the Indian market before the end of this year, with speculative reports suggesting an October launch. However, Maruti Suzuki is currently focusing on reducing the waiting period of the Baleno and Brezza. So they have pushed the launch to next year instead of the upcoming festive season. This sub four-metre crossover will go up against the Mahindra KUV100 when it goes on sale in India. We can expect the carmaker to price the car from Rs 4.5-7 lakh when launched.

Maruti Suzuki Ignis

Tags:Maruti Suzuki,Ignis,maruti Suzuki Ignis
Show CommentsHide Comments

Maruti Suzuki Ignis Price in Popular Cities

CityOn-Road Prices
New Delhi₹ 5.42 Lakhs onwards
Mumbai₹ 5.52 Lakhs onwards
Hyderabad₹ 5.78 Lakhs onwards
Chennai₹ 5.59 Lakhs onwards
Kolkata₹ 5.34 Lakhs onwards
Bangalore₹ 5.78 Lakhs onwards
  • Upcoming Cars

Tata HarrierTata Harrier

Jan 2019

16L - ₹ 22L
Tata 45XTata 45X

Mar 2019

8L - ₹ 10L
Nissan KicksNissan Kicks

Jan 2019

10L - ₹ 15L
Maruti Suzuki Wagon R FaceliftMaruti Suzuki Wagon R Facelift

Jan 2019

4L - ₹ 6L
Kia SPKia SP

Jul 2019

14L - ₹ 20L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in