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Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Launch Details, Expected Price, Specs

Maruti Vitara Brezza

– Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol will take on Tata Nexon petrol and Ford EcoSport petrol.

– The new model is reported to use Suzuki’s new 1.5L petrol engine with an AMT gearbox.

Launched in March 2016, the Maruti Vitara Brezza has turned out to be a huge success for the Indo-Japanese carmaker in the Indian market. The company has been constantly selling over 10,000 units of the subcompact SUV, which makes it the top-selling SUV in the country. The company had introduced the AMT version of the compact SUV in 2018, which is priced at Rs 8.54 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). In order to further improve sales, Maruti Suzuki is planning to launch the petrol powered Brezza. The Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol version is likely to arrive in the late 2019 or early 2020.

In recent years, buyers’ interest has shifted towards the petrol cars. The reason behind this shift is the narrowing gap between petrol and diesel prices as well as low maintenance and long life of petrol-driven cars. Seeing the growing demand for petrol vehicles, the Indo-Japanese maker is now planning to launch the petrol iteration of the Brezza in the country. Maruti Suzuki currently has 2 petrol engines, which could power the petrol Brezza. The company has recently introduced a new 1.5-litre K15B unit in the Ciaz and Ertiga. The company could use this engine to power the Brezza petrol. Maruti could also opt for the turbocharged 1.0-litre 3-cylinder Boosterjet engine to power the Brezza. Check Out – Maruti Suzuki Future S Concept Pictures & Details

Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT

Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Launch Date

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) hasn’t yet made any official launch announcement about the Vitara Brezza petrol’s model. It is expected that the petrol iteration of the Brezza might see a release in late 2019, possibly around November-December. Media reports claim that the company will start manufacturing BSVI engines in December. This suggests that a possible launch in the first quarter of 2019 can’t be ignored. We will update you as soon as Maruti reveals anything on the same. Read – Upcoming Maruti Suzuki Cars in India

Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Price in India

VariantExpected Price
Base ModelRs 7.5 lakh
Top ModelRs 10 lakh

According to new reports, Maruti Suzuki might use the new 1.5-litre K15B naturally aspirated petrol engine for the Brezza petrol. The same powertrain also powers the new-generation Ertiga MPV and the Ciaz facelift. With the new, more powerful motor, the Vitara Brezza petrol is likely to be priced equivalent to its diesel counterparts. Prices of the SUV’s petrol iteration are estimated to start Rs 7.5 lakh and go up to Rs 10 lakh. If launched at this price point, the Brezza petrol will directly compete with the Tata Nexon petrol and the Ford EcoSport petrol.

Maruti Vitara Brezza petrol version

Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Specifications

Engine1.0-litre Boosterjet Petrol
Max Power100.5bhp
Max Torque150Nm
Transmission5-speed Manual

Earlier the Brezza petrol was rumoured to get the 1.0-litre Boosterjet engine that also powers the Baleno RS. This 3-cylinder, turbocharged engine is capable of producing a maximum power output of 100.5bhp at 5,500rpm and a peak torque of 150Nm between 1,700rpm to 4,500rpm. It is likely to be paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox.

New media report claims that the SUV might receive Suzuki’s new 1.5-litre petrol engine that also powers the Ciaz facelift and Ertiga MPV. This engine comes fitted with Suzuki’s smart hybrid system, which is called SHVS. While powering the Ciaz, this engine churns out 103bhp of power and 138Nm of torque. With mild-hybrid system, the petrol model of the SUV is likely to be as fuel economical as the diesel variant. Not just petrol, the Brezza will also receive a new 1.5-litre diesel engine. Set to replace the ageing 1.3L MJD unit, this engine is claimed to offer 104bhp of power and 225Nm of torque. Read – Maruti Suzuki Zen To Make A Comeback As Compact SUV

Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Mileage (Expected)

Minimum18kmpl
Maximum20kmpl

As mentioned above, the Indo-Japanese carmaker might offer the Brezza petrol with its new 1.5-litre engine with SHVS technology. If this happens, the SUV’s new model will surely be more frugal than its arch rivals. Read: New Maruti Suzuki Alto – What To Expect?

2018 Maruti Vitara Brezza AGS AMT price

Maruti Vitara Brezza Petrol Exterior & Interior

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. No changes will be made inside the cabin. Features such as the cockpit style instrument cluster, all-black dashboard with a piano-black highlight on the centre console, airbags, ABS, reverse parking camera, etc will be carried over from the regular diesel model. Read – Toyota’s Compact SUV and Hatchback, Based on Vitara & Baleno, Coming Soon

Dimensions

Overall Length3,995mm
Width1,790mm
Height1,640mm
Wheelbase2,500mm
Ground Clearance198mm
Kerb Weight1170kgs – 1195kgs
Boot Space328-litres
Seating Capacity5 Passengers
Turning Radius5.2m

The Maruti Brezza petrol will come fitted with the same ventilated disc brakes up front and drum type rear brakes. Its suspension setup will include McPherson strut with coil spring and Torsion beam with coil spring at the front and rear, respectively. The petrol engine is likely to be offered on the range-topping variant that comes with the 16-inch alloy wheels and 215/60 R16 tyres.

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Summary

Maruti Suzuki will soon introduce its highly-popular subcompact SUV - Vitara Brezza - with the petrol powertrain. The SUV's petrol model is reported to use the brand's new 1.5L engine with AGS gearbox.

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11 Comments

  1. sunny

    August 1, 2016 at 8:10 PMAug

    The head lamp should have been more stylish ..i guess the car woul have got far more better response.lacks wow looks from front ..rest i guess other things are fine..the tail lamps should be better looking . U guys are coppying the looks of all high end cars but done focus on tail lamp & head lamps and allowy..this are small feature but matters mich when it comes to looks..wake up call

  2. sunny

    August 1, 2016 at 8:10 PMAug

    much**

  3. Dr. P.G.Chakole

    October 24, 2016 at 8:10 PMOct

    I liked the Breeza model very much.
    could it be having a seater suv for a family in the upcoming model with a petrol/diesel engine?
    It would be a best combination I find in the maruti suzuki with the so many competitors in the market.

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team

      October 24, 2016 at 8:10 PMOct

      Hi PG Chakole

      The Brezza petrol and diesel automatic versions will be offered in a 5-seat version only. Both models are expected to launch early next year.

  4. Dr. P.G.Chakole

    October 24, 2016 at 8:10 PMOct

    It shold be 7 seater model in the upcoming model with the Petrol and Diesel variant.

  5. shajahankuttiyath

    November 29, 2016 at 8:10 PMNov

    I need this one

  6. SJM

    December 29, 2016 at 8:10 PMDec

    I liked the Maruti Vitara Brezza model very much.

  7. John Estibeiro

    February 13, 2017 at 8:10 AMFeb

    I want to buy a new car in 2017 I had a option for kuv 100 or was thinking of going for a maruti swift or waiting for the new maruti swift 2017 to be launched , now after going through the engine specification of the maruti vitara brezza petrol I am confused I wanted to know if the engine has a turbo charger because the engine specification say booster jet engine and if there is a turbo charger then you guys should say turbocharged because a turbocharger makes a huge difference in the performance, the mileage, the pick up and the efficiency and the maintenance pls let me also know the launch date so that I can have a choice of selection let me know your dealers in Margao Goa thanks John

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team

      February 13, 2017 at 8:10 AMFeb

      Though no clarity on its launch date as of now, we expect the petrol version to be launched by the end of this year. If launched, it will either get the 1.4-litre K-series petrol or a 1.0-litre Boosterjet petrol engine. The Boosterjet petrol is a turbocharged petrol mill that will return power close to 108bhp.

  8. Jignesh Sharma

    October 28, 2017 at 8:10 PMOct

    Maruti suzuki vitara breeza petrol launch date …

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team

      November 5, 2017 at 8:10 PMNov

      It is expected to be launched by mid 2018.

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