Maruti Suzuki introduces the new S-Cross petrol with a BS6-compliant 1.5-litre engine

0
256
Maruti Suzuki S-Cross - Topgear Magazine India
The all new S-Cross Petrol with its distinct design offers a powerful, rugged and dominating road presence

Maruti Suzuki India Limited has launched the all new S-Cross Petrol with a 1.5-litre K-series BS6 petrol engine. The launch of the S-Cross Petrol also marks the entry-point for the Automatic variant of the range.

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross
Mr. Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO and Mr. Shashank Shrivastava, Executive Director, Marketing and Sales, Maruti Suzuki India Limited at the launch of new S-Cross 1.5L BS6 Petrol

Mr. Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “S-Cross holds an indispensable position in our NEXA portfolio, appreciated for its striking exteriors, elegant interiors, and strong road presence. Built on NEXA’s values of ‘Create. Inspire.’, the new S-Cross Petrol offers a powerful drive experience with refined performance. This is complemented by a dominating and authoritative design language along with feature-rich interiors. Appealing to the customers who strive for adventure and performance, the launch of the powerful all new S-Cross with 1.5 litre petrol engine and automatic variant will offer customers a delightful experience.”

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross
The bigger and powerful 1.5-litre K-series BS6 petrol engine delivers a peak power of 102bhp@6,000 rpm with a top-end torque of 138Nm@4,400rpm

The new S-Cross with over four-metre dimensions offers a spacious and extended design and comes powered with a Smart Hybrid technology that extracts best-in-class fuel efficiency to enhance the driving experience. The S-Cross also comes with a plethora of features including cruise control, LED DRLs, rain sensing wipers, auto headlamps and reverse parking sensors and camera. The advanced infotainment system with Smart Play studio is further revamped with superior features such as seamless smartphone connectivity, 7-inch capacitive touch screen and ultra-modern navigation system for an unmatched ride.

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross
New re-designed DRLs on the new S-Cross

The bigger and powerful 1.5-litre K-series BS6 petrol engine delivers a peak power of 102bhp@6,000 rpm with a top-end torque of 138Nm@4,400rpm. The engine offers superior NVH characteristics powered by a pendulum mount engine, offering unmatched best in-class fuel efficiency (18.55kmpl, ARAI claimed) and improved cooling performance.

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross
The new S-Cross is also made available with a four-speed automatic transmission

The all-new S-Cross Petrol is now available with advanced four-speed automatic transmission that offers a refined drive experience. The advanced automatic transmission comes with a hill hold assist feature as standard.

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross
The advanced infotainment system with Smart Play studio is further revamped with superior features such as seamless smartphone connectivity, 7-inch capacitive touch screen and ultra-modern navigation system for an unmatched ride

The all new S-Cross Petrol offers a host of convenience features including auto-retracting outside rear view mirror (ORVM), auto-dimming and antiglare inside rear view mirror (IRVM), rear parking camera and gear shift indicator. Further, adhering to the NEXA Safety Shield requirements, the all new S-Cross Petrol comes loaded with dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, driver and co-driver seat belt reminder, rear parking assist, high speed warning alert, reverse parking sensors and ISOFIX child seat restraint system. These safety features are standard across all variants to ensure complete safety of passengers. Further, the all new S-Cross Petrol is compliant with advance safety norms including frontal offset crash, side impact and pedestrian safety.

Prices (ex-showroom) for the Maruti Suzuki S-Cross are as follows:

Variant (Manual) Price (in Rs.) Variant (Automatic) Price (in Rs.)
SIGMA 839,000/-
DELTA 960,000/- DELTA AT 1,083,500/-
ZETA 995,000/- ZETA AT 1,118,500/-
ALPHA 1,115,500/- ALPHA AT 1,239,000/-