Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol will have a 110bhp, 1.0-litre Boosterjet engine that will make its debut in India with the Baleno RS.
Prices of the Maruti Brezza petrol are likely to start at Rs 7 lakh for the base variant, and go up to Rs 10 lakh for the top model.
October 17, 2016 – Maruti Vitara Brezza has turned out to be a huge success for the Indo-Japanese carmaker in India. Sales of the compact SUV has already crossed 50,000, while the bookings have reached over 1 lakh mark since its launch in March 2016. Seeing the high demand of the compact SUV, the Indo-Japanese carmaker is now planning to introduce the petrol iteration of the vehicle in April 2017. While the diesel model has a 89bhp, 1.3-litre Multijet engine, the Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol will be fitted with a 110bhp, 1.0-litre Boosterjet powertrain.
The petrol version of the Maruti Brezza will go on sale in India in April 2017, claims a report. However, its official launch date is yet to be announced by the carmaker.
|Base Model||Rs 7 lakh|
|Top Model||Rs 10 lakh|
Usually, the petrol models of the vehicles are cheaper than their diesel counterparts. But, the Vitara Brezza’s Boosterjet petrol engine will be imported that will make it slightly more expensive than the diesel model. The Maruti Brezza petrol prices are likely to start at Rs 7 lakh for the base variant, and Rs 10 lakh for the top-spec model. Read – Maruti Suzuki to Launch 12 New Cars in India Within Next 2 Years
|Engine||1.0-litre Boosterjet Petrol|
Power for the Maruti Brezza petrol will come from a 1.0-litre Boosterjet engine that will also does duty in the Baleno RS. The power and torque figures of this mill stand at 110bhp and 170Nm respectively. Transmission on offer will be a 5-speed manual. Reports suggest that Maruti might introduce an AMT (Automated manual transmission) either on the petrol or diesel version of the compact SUV.
|Maximum||21kmpl – 22kmpl|
In terms of design and dimensions, the Brezza petrol will remain unchanged. The car will continue to feature the high shoulder line, square wheel arches, upright hood, high shoulder line, short overhangs and high ground clearance. The interior, too, will be same as the diesel model. Features on-board will include the cockpit style instrument cluster, all-black dashboard with a piano-black highlight on the centre console, airbags, ABS, reverse parking camera, etc.
|Kerb Weight||1170kgs – 1195kgs|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
The Maruti Brezza petrol will comes equipped with ventilated disc brakes up front and drum type rear brakes. The suspension setup will include Mcpherson strut with coil spring and Torsion beam with coil spring at the front and rear, respectively. It is likely to be offered on the top-end variant, which rides on 16-inch alloy wheels with 215/60 R16 tyres.