New Suzuki Wagon R caused a real stir in India

New Suzuki Wagon R caused a real stir in India

April 1, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Since the start of sales, the novelty enjoyed an enviable popularity among local motorists: it took just 30 days to collect over 15,000 orders for Suzuki dealers.

A new generation of hatchback entered the Indian market in February. The production of the model, as before, is a joint venture Maruti Suzuki. It is known that the basis of the novelty lay “cart” Heartect, which can be found on models of Suzuki Swift and Baleno. In addition, with the change of generations, the economical “five-door” has become slightly longer – 3,655 mm (+56 mm). The wheelbase, in turn, has grown by 35 mm to 2,435 mm. The most noticeable new hatch grew in width – up to 1 620 mm (+125 mm). But now the amount of luggage is now 314 liters (+ 134 liters).

Recall, Suzuki Wagon R in the Indian car market is in good demand. With the release of the new generation of hatchback sales noticeably crawled up. Recall that in the 2018th the demand for the model “subsided a little” (analysts recorded a 9 percent decline in sales), but a change of generations helped to return to the previous trend. Today, dealers report on the hype around new items.

It is known that the hatchback has retained the old 68-strong “atmospheric” for one liter, and also got a more powerful gasoline engine K12M 1.2 – its return is 83 hp A five-speed manual transmission or “robot” is offered to customers as a transmission. For a Wagon R with a liter engine, they request 419 thousand rupees. Hatch with a more powerful engine under the hood already estimated at 489 thousand rupees