Looking for an affordable, efficient, stylish and safe hatchback then Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) brings you the all new Alto K10 with AMT transmission (Auto Gear Shift/AGS) like Celerio in Indian market priced between Rs 3.06 lakh to Rs 3.81 lakh( ex-showroom Delhi) in Petrol and CNG version. It’s rivals Hyundai Eon 1.0 and Datsun Go.(Economics Times)
New Maruti Alto K10 petrol comes in LX, LXi, line VXi and VXi (O) trims powered by a newly designed 1.0L 68bhp KB10 (K-series) with 3 cylinders, 998 CC engine capable of producing maximum power of 68PS of peak power at 6000 rpm and 90Nm of peak torque at 3500 rpm mated with AMT transmission (Auto Gear Shift/AGS) with improved gearshift performance by use of detent pin technology (DPT) and diagonal shift assist (DSA).(The AMT will only be available in VXi trim).
While the CNG version of Maruti Alto with LXi variant is powered by 796cc, 3 cylinder FC engine producing maximum power of 39.4 Ps at 6200 rpm and maximum torque of 54 Nm at 3000 rpm promising fuel economy of 32.26 km per kg.
New Alto comes with new MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection) fuel supply system fitted with a 35 litters petrol tank that offers ARAI certified mileage figure of 24.07kmpl far better than it’s predessor. It can rocket from 0 to a thriving 100 KM per hours in just 13.3 seconds.
If you will come to luxury and comfort than it’s away ahead of it’s competitor due to the improved features like Remote Trunk Opener, Internally adjustable ORVM, Cup Holders – Rear, Power Windows and Power Steering, Manual central locking system, Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest, Remote Fuel Lid Opener and boot opener, AC with hitter, techno-meter, larger 13”-inch wheel and electronic trip-meter and many more.
It also know as a safest car in affordable price due to it’s advance safety and security features like Intelligent Computerized Anti Theft System, automatic central locking system, enhanced brake and suspension system, child locks on rear doors, Booster assisted braking system, Engine Immobilizer, Door Ajar Warning, Central Locking, Tubeless tyres, Side Impact Beams, Collapsible steering Column, Front Fog Lamp, Headlight leveling device, Immobliser iCATS, High Mounted stop lamp and Key off reminder.
New Maruti Alto K10 Colours:-
- Tango Orange
- Cerulean Blue
- Granite Grey
- Fire Break Red
- Silky Silver
- Superior White
New Maruti Alto K10 Trims:-
- New Maruti Alto K10 LX – Rs 3.06 lakh
- New Maruti Alto K10 LXi – Rs 3.21 lakh
- New Maruti Alto K10 VXi – Rs 3.37 lakh
- New Maruti Alto K10 VXi (AGS) – Rs 3.80 lakh
- New Maruti Alto K10 VXi (O) – Rs 3.56 lakh
- New Maruti Alto K10 LXi (CNG) – Rs 3.81 lakh
New Maruti Alto K10 KEY FEATURES:-
- Powerful 1 Litre K-Next engine, Acceleration: 0-60 km/h in 5.3 s and Maximum Power of 68 PS @ 6000 rpm
- The revolutionary Auto Gear Shift is based on an electronic control unit which drives the precision hydraulic actuator to control the clutch engagement and the gear shifting
- Factory fitted i-GPI CNG technology is a responsible eco-friendly variant with an unbeatable mileage of 32.26 km/kg (CNG mode).
- Keyless Entry, fog lamps, Driver side Air bag
- Dual Ton Interiors
- Piano Finish Interior with features like CD, AUX, USB and Radio
- Silver Accent in Steering Wheel
- Speedometer Cluster
- The jewel-finished tail lamp cluster
- Body Coloured ORVMs, Body Coloured Door Handles and Unique wedged profile & inclined windows
- Front Chrome Grill, The sweptback headlamps and Wide horizontal lines on the hood, chrome front grille & sporty new bumper
New Maruti Alto K10 SPECIFICATIONS:-
|Emission Type||BS IV + OBD II|
|Engine (Cubic Capacity)||K10B (998cc)|
|Maximum Power||68 PS @ 6000 rpm||68 PS @ 6000 rpm||68 PS @ 6000 rpm (Gasoline mode)
59 PS @ 6000 rpm (CNG mode)
|Maximum Torque||90 Nm @ 3500 rpm||90 Nm @ 3500 rpm||90 Nm @ 3500 rpm (Gasoline mode)
78 Nm @ 3500 rpm (CNG mode)
|Fuel||Gasoline||Gasoline||CNG + Gasoline|
|Transmission||5 MT||Auto Gear Shift||5MT|
|Suspension System||Front||Gas Filled McPherson Strut|
|Rear||3-link Rigid Axle Suspension|
|Tyre Size||155/65 R13|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||35 litre||35 litre||60 litre (Water Equivalent Capacity – CNG) + 35 litre (Gasoline)|
|Kerb Weight||LX||740 kg||–||–|
|LXi||745 kg||–||835 kg|
|VXi||750 kg||755 kg||–|
|Gross Vehicle Weight||1210 kg|
|Overall Length||3545 mm|
|Overall Width||1490/1515 mm with body side moulding|
|Overall Height||1475 mm|
|Ground Clearance||160 mm|
|Turning Radius||4.6 m|
At last I would like to say that the all new Maruti Alto K10 AMT is the best car for your family. What you think? Please be open to give your view.