We informed you earlier that Maruti Suzuki is working on an all-new entry-level car that could replace the current Alto. For people not in the know, Maruti Suzuki had unveiled the Future S Concept at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. It is expected that the new Maruti Alto 2019 model will share design cues from the concept. This entry-level car will be based on an all-new platform; though details are yet to be announced.
Besides new platform, the next-gen Alto will receive new petrol engine and transmission options. Adding to it, the small car could be India’s most fuel efficient car. Codenamed Y1K, the new Maruti Alto 2019 will receive copious aesthetic changes for a crossover like look. If media reports are to be believed, Maruti might offer a 660cc petrol engine for the new Alto. Read – Upcoming Maruti Cars In India
Maruti Alto 2019 Launch Date
The company is yet to make an official announcement about the launch of the next-gen Alto; however, media reports claim that the car could enter into production in 2019. A possible launch in the second half of 2019, around Diwali can’t be ignored. Read – Maruti Future S Concept Based Entry-Level Car Coming Next Year
Maruti Alto 2019 Price in India
The next-gen Alto will receive several changes in the form of platform, design, features and specifications. With added safety features and design changes,the new model is expected to be expensive than the previous model. We believe that the small car could be priced between Rs 3.2 lakh and Rs 5 lakh.
Maruti Alto 2019 Specifications
If media reports are to be believed, Maruti is planning to offer an all-new 660cc petrol engine. This engine is said to be more powerful than the current 880cc engine. The report further suggests that next Alto could feature an AMT gearbox. The outgoing model is available in two engine options including an 800cc petrol and a 1.0-litre unit with a standard 5-speed manual unit. You May Also Like – Maruti Ertiga 2018 | Maruti WagonR 2018
Maruti Alto 2019 Exterior & Interior
In order to compete well against competition, the new Maruti Suzuki Alto will come with copious changes to exterior as well as interior. The new model will be based on all-new lightweight platform. It is expected to come with new design elements and styling bits, which will give it a crossover-like profile. With crossover-like element, the new Maruti Alto 2019 is expected to be more evolved and mature in terms of looks. Read – Maruti WagonR 7 Seater MPV Launch & Other Details
Several changes will also be offered inside the cabin and it could also get additional kit. The company will also improve the quality of material and fit and finish. It is expected to come with new comfort and convenience features. The top-spec model is likely to be equipped with a touchscreen infotainment system with connected car applications. Unlike previous model, the new Alto could get dual front airbags and ABS as standard safety feature.
Maruti Alto 2019 Preview