Maruti Suzuki India has introduced the BS6-compliant S-CNG variant of the S-Presso. The introduction of the S-CNG variant is in line with the company’s commitment to expanding its green vehicle portfolio in the country, under ‘Mission Green Million’. The S-Presso factory fitted S-CNG variant offers enhanced safety, improved performance and unmatched convenience. Maruti Suzuki had recently launched the BS6-compliant, S-CNG variant of the Celerio recently, as well. The S-CNG powered BS6-compliant S-Presso comes with the K-series 1.0-litre, three-cylinder engine which delivers a mileage of 31.2 km/kg (claimed) and has a tank capacity of 55 litres (water filling capacity).
Introducing S-Presso BS6 S-CNG, Shashank Srivastava, Executive Director (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “With the launch of S-Presso BS6 S-CNG, we are strengthening our efforts towards sustainable green mobility. The S-Presso S-CNG is designed to deliver optimum performance, safety, engine durability, convenience, and mileage. Moreover, The S-Presso has successfully carved a niche for itself and fulfils the need for a dynamic, stylish and youthful mini SUV. This launch also helps augment our commitment towards Mission Green Million, announced at the Auto Expo 2020. Maruti Suzuki, with its unmatched portfolio of CNG and Hybrid vehicles, has been the preferred choice of customers owing to the affordability and high-fuel efficiency of its green vehicles.”
Under its ‘Mission Green Million’, aims to sell the next one million green vehicles in the next couple of years, spearheading their mass adoption across the country. Furthermore, Maruti Suzuki has the largest portfolio of green cars on the road. The company claims to have achieved the highest ever sales of eco-friendly CNG-powered cars in FY 2019-20. Also, it sold 106,443 factory-fitted CNG vehicles across India. Furthermore, the S-Presso’s S-CNG variants come in the LXI, LXI (O), VXI and VXi (O) trim levels. Prices for the CNG variants start at Rs 4.84 lakh (ex-showroom) and top off at 5.13 lakh (ex-showroom).