Maruti Suzuki S-Presso went on sale in India on 30th September, 2019. In its very first month, the mini SUV registered total sales of 10,637 units outselling its elder sibling Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza that recorded sales of 10,227 units.
With such impressive figures, the Maruti S-Presso has secured 8th position in the list of the top 10 bestselling cars in October.
Attributes such as SUV-ish styling, compact dimensions, efficient powertrain and of-course the affordable pricing have been working in its favour. Read – Toyota, Maruti to Jointly Launch Kia Seltos Rival SUV in India
The Maruti S-Presso has been made available in 6 variants priced from Rs 3.69 lakh to Rs 4.91 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The carline includes four manual and two AMT variants – VXI AGS and VXI AGS+.
Maruti’s new mini SUV derives its power from a 1.0L petrol engine that’s borrowed from the Alto K10 hatchback. This BS6-compliant gasoline motor returns a claimed power of 67bhp at 5,500rpm and 90Nm of peak torque at 3,500rpm. Read – Maruti Suzuki to Launch 2 Utility Vehicles in India
Transmission choices include a 5-speed manual and an AMT unit. The Maruti S Presso micro SUV underpins the brand’s Heartect platform that has already been used in the WagonR, Swift, Dzire Baleno and few other Maruti Suzuki cars.
For connectivity purpose, the Maruti S-Presso offers SmartPlay touchscreen infotainment system with smartphone connectivity. Read – Maruti S-Cross with BS6 1.6-litre Diesel Engine Coming Soon
Its other key features include steering wheel mounted audio and Bluetooth controls, front power windows, dual airbags, rear parking sensors and speed sensing door locking.
Maruti Suzuki S-Presso Review