The long-awaited Maruti Suzuki S-Presso entry-level car will finally go on sale in India on September 30, 2019. First previewed as Future S concept at the Auto Expo 2018, the new S-Presso will be the brand’s newest model in the sub-5 lakh category. The base STD variant of the mini SUV has been spied for the first time.
The Maruti S-Presso won’t replace the Alto K10 and will be sold through Arena dealership network. Going by the images, it is visible that the base variant gets steel wheels without covers, black coloured bumpers, ORVMs and door handles, and body-coloured B-pillar. In fact, the base variant is likely to miss out on features like air-conditioning and power windows. The other variants will include LXi, VXi and VXi+. Read – Maruti S-Presso Will Heavier Than Renault Kwid
The new S-Presso is based on the Suzuki’s Heartect platform that also underpins the latest Wagon R tall-boy hatchback. The top-spec variant will be loaded with high-end features like 7.0-inch Smartplay Studio touchscreen infotainment system with voice recognition, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support. Read – Maruti Suzuki S-Cross & Vitara Brezza Will Soon Get Petrol Engine
The new mini SUV from Indo-Japanese carmaker will come equipped with multi-functional steering wheel, rear parcel tray, body coloured door handles and wing mirrors and a 12V power socket. Driver side airbag, ABS with EBD, brake assist, rear parking sensors, seat belt reminder and speed alert will come as standard safety features. Read – Maruti May Launch Diesel Cars In Future
The Maruti S-Presso will be the first model to debut the brand’s BS6 compliant 1.0-litre K10B petrol engine. This engine is capable of producing 67bhp of power and 90Nm of torque. Transmission options will include a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed automated manual. The same engine will also power the Alto K10, Celerio and the Wagon R.
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