Maruti Suzuki Fronx: Maruti Suzuki launches new compact SUV Fronx starting from Rs 7.46 lakh


Maruti Suzuki India on Monday launched its new compact SUV Fronx in the country priced between Rs 7.46 lakh and Rs 13.13 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The model comes with 1.2-litre petrol and 1-litre turbo boosterjet engine options. It had unveiled the car at Auto expo earlier this year.

The 1.2 litre trims, which come mated with manual and automated gear shift (AGS) transmissions, are priced between Rs 7.46 lakh and Rs 9.27 lakh.

The manual and automatic variants powered by 1 litre turbo boosterjet engine are tagged between Rs 9.72 lakh and Rs 13.13 lakh (all prices ex-showroom Delhi).

“The automaker takes pride in being at the forefront of understanding the diverse needs of customers and industry trends,” Maruti Suzuki India Managing Director & CEO Hisashi Takeuchi said in a statement.

“Our success with the Brezza, which created a new compact SUV landscape in the country, is a testament to this commitment. With the rapid shift in customer preferences towards SUVs, we identified the onset of a new sub-segment in the industry.

“The launch of FRONX is a part of our new approach towards pioneering the growth of this segment,” he added.

Fronx is expected to add to the company’s portfolio along with Grand Vitara, Brezza. Suzuki is also expected to launch new models Jimmy and Takeuchi.The 1.2-litre trims with five-speed manual transmission offers a fuel efficiency of 21.79 km per litre, while the five-speed AGS variants return a fuel efficiency of 22.89 km per litre, the company said.

Similarly, the five-speed manual trims of 1 litre engine trims offer a fuel efficiency of 21.5 km per litre and the six-speed automatic variants return a fuel efficiency of 20.01 km per litre, it added.

The Maruti Suzuki Fronx compact SUV will be made available in 10 monotone and dual-tone paint schemes. The monotone shades include Arctic White, Splendid Silver, Earthern Brown. The dual-tone colour combinations are Splendid dilver with Blusih Black roof, Opulent Red with Bluish Black roof and Earthern Brown with Bluish Black roof.

According to Shashank Srivastava, Maruti Suzuki India Senior Executive Officer (Marketing & Sales), the model is born from the idea of addressing changing customer demands.

“We are confident that the Fronx will enamour customers with its new-age appeal and help us achieve leadership in the SUV segment in the country,” he added.

The auto major said the model can also be owned via Maruti Suzuki Subscribe at an all-inclusive monthly subscription fee starting from Rs 17,378.



Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! Pedfire is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – [email protected]. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Leave a comment