The Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha concept Sports Utility Vehicle was introduced by India’s leading car maker Maruti Suzuki during the 2012 New Delhi Auto Expo held in January. The Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch its much awaited 5-seater compact Sports Utility Vehicle, Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha in this financial year.
MSI Managing Director and CEO, Kenichi Ayukawa said, “Sometime in the future, we will launch a compact SUV which will raise our presence in the UV segment by a quantum leap. The concept of the compact SUV was presented as Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha. This will help us cater to an emerging class of customers who prefer SUV appeal while staying compact.”
Under the hood, the new Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha SUV is pretty sound and will come with 1.3 litre of K-Series fiat multi-jet diesel engine in production model, which gives a pretty good mileage of 8 to 10 km per litre that could give a fight to other compact SUVs in the market.
Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha could comfortably adjust five adults and has a wheelbase of 2500mm. The car has a maximum speed of 180 on the highways. When looking at this compact SUV, the car has a muscular stance and the wheel arches are prominent.
Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha bonnet lines are neatly chiseled and has a daunting five apex grille holding eminent ‘S’ logo of Suzuki aligned at the centre. The headlights of Maruti XA Alpha are prominent and appear to be ready for action. The side profile of Maruti XA Alpha appears to be powerful and brawny starting from the beefy wheels to the burly lines on the doors.
Maruti Suzuki aims to make Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha on the similar platform as Maruti gypsy. The only change would be its modern design and new features. Gypsy has been one of the favourites of many Indian consumers since last 2 decades. And the company is aiming the same kind of response from Maruti XA Alpha too.
In our earlier report we have informed you that it will expected to some time in 2015 but now it is confirmed that in 2016 Auto Expo New Delhi, company going to announce of launching Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha at a price of between Rs.5.5Lakh to Rs.8.5Lakh.