New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday introduced the new WagonR S(Smart)-CNG with a starting price of Rs 4.84 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
“Maruti Suzuki WagonR S-CNG will be available in states with CNG infrastructure including Delhi-NCR, Gujarat, Mumbai, Pune, parts of Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh,” the company said in a statement.
“The factory-fitted WagonR S-CNG will be available at Rs 4.84 lakh for Lxi and Rs 4.89 Lakh for Lxi (O) variants respectively. Both prices are ex-showroom Delhi.”
According to the company, the WagonR S-CNG comes with factory fitted CNG, ensuring enhanced safety.
Maruti Suzuki India launches new WagonR CNG with price of Rs 4.84 lakh:
“The new WagonR comes with S-CNG technology that ensures high performance with dual ECU and intelligent-Gas Port Injection technology,” the statement said.
“This technology delivers calibrated quantity of fuel to the engine, leading to more efficient fuel usage, active pickup and superior drivability. The smart packaging of CNG cylinder brings better spare tyre accessibility.”
As per statement, Maruti Suzuki CNG vehicle sales contribute to around 15 per cent of the total sales of the CNG range.
The company presently offers CNG option in seven of its models (Alto800, AltoK10, WagonR, Celerio, Eeco, Super Carry and Tour S). Cumulatively over 5 lakh customers have selected Maruti Suzuki factory-fitted CNG vehicles.
Maruti Suzuki India reports near 33% drop in August sales
New Delhi: The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Sunday reported a 32.7% decline in sales at 1,06,413 units in August.
The company had sold 1,58,189 units in August last year, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) said in a statement.
Domestic sales declined by 34.3% at 97,061 units last month as against 1,47,700 units in August 2018, it added.
Sales of mini cars comprising Alto and WagonR stood at 10,123 units as compared to 35,895 units in the same month last year, down 71.8%.
Sales of compact segment, including models such as Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire, fell 23.9% at 54,274 units as against 71,364 cars in August last year.
Mid-sized sedan Ciaz sold 1,596 units as compared to 7,002 units earlier.
However, sales of utility vehicles, including Vitara Brezza, S-Cross and Ertiga, rose 3.1% at 18,522 units as compared to 17,971 in the year-ago month, MSI said.
Exports in August were down by 10.8% at 9,352 units as against 10,489 units in the corresponding month last year, the company said.