Bigger and better new Maruti WagonR gets a new design, more space and new features along with a bigger 1.2L engine
Maruti Suzuki has finally launched the much-awaited new WagonR. Available at a starting price of Rs 4.19 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the new Maruti WagonR is not only bigger in size but on space, comfort and features too. It comes more powerful as well. With 24% of Maruti Suzuki WagonR customers coming back to buy the tallboy hatchback again, this is certainly one of the most popular cars in India.
Here, in this piece, let us bring you a comprehensive view of the top facts about the new Maruti WagonR.
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The new WagonR comes with a refreshed design inside out. Redesigned fascia with new headlamps and fog lamps, vertical taillights, chrome bits and new wheels add zing to the car. Sculpted fenders add masculinity to the new WagonR. Inside the cabin, there is a new dashboard layout along with revised seats. So far, the restyled Maruti WagonR looks much better than the previous version.
Maruti Suzuki has worked on the features and added a new touchscreen infotainment system. This floating pad-like infotainment system gets Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The new Maruti WagonR also gets a large instrument cluster with large analogue dials and a digital MID as well with orange backlit. Control buttons on steering wheel add more comfort and convenience for the driver.
Thanks to a revised design, the new Maruti WagonR promises more space and comfort to the occupants. The new Maruti WagonR boasts at least 30% more space inside the cabin. Both the front tracks have been increased making the new WagonR wider than the outgoing model. The engine compartment has been trimmed to add more space for the occupants and luggage inside the cabin.
Bigger and better engine
The new Maruti Suzuki WagonR gets a bigger and more powerful 1.2-litre petrol engine. This is available alongside the existing 1.0-litre K10B unit. The new engine is capable of churning out 82 bhp of peak power at 6,000 rpm and 113 Nm of peak torque at 4,200 rpm. Also, the engine promises 21.5 kmpl of mileage. It is available with both manual and AMT gearboxes.
The new WagonR is based on Suzuki Heartect platform. This new architecture ensures more rigidity and strength to the car despite being lightweight. Also, there are ABS with EBD, reverse parking sensor, driver airbags, seatbelt reminder, speed alert system etc. Usage of 40% high strength steel has ensured more safety for the occupants.