The list of upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India in 2019-2020 includes some exciting models across various segments
Maruti Suzuki has been at the pole position in the Indian car market for a long time. The biggest carmaker in India currently holds nearly 50% share in the Indian market. It aims to grow significantly in the coming years. In order to do so, the brand is gearing up to launch some new interesting cars. Here, in this piece, we take a close look at the upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India in 2019-2020.
2019 Maruti Suzuki WagonR
Expected Launch: January 23, 2019
Expected Starting Price: Rs 6 lakh
Maruti Suzuki WagonR has been one of the bestselling cars of all time from the automaker in India. The next generation Maruti Suzuki WagonR is ready to launch in India on January 23, 2019. Updated Maruti Suzuki WagonR will be an interesting model in the list of upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India. This next-gen Maruti Suzuki WagonR will offer more space and comfort to the occupants along with upmarket features.
The new generation Maruti Suzuki WagonR will boast similar styling as the JDM-spec model. It will come with features like touchscreen infotainment system, projector headlamps, LED daytime running lights, ABS etc. New WagonR could get the same engines as the current model, with unchanged power and torque output. However, there would be improved mileage. It could be priced from Rs 6 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
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Maruti Suzuki WagonR Electric
Expected Launch: April 2020
Expected Starting Price: Rs 8 lakh
Maruti Suzuki WagonR Electric will be the first-ever electric car from India’s biggest carmaker. Also, this WagonR EV will be one of the most interesting models in the upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India list. The Maruti Suzuki WagonR EV has started testing in the country already. This electric vehicle will launch in April 2020 and it is expected to offer the drivers an impressive range.
Maruti Suzuki WagonR EV will certainly mark the beginning of a new era in the Indian car market. It will be based on the new generation Maruti Suzuki WagonR. However, the car will sport some distinctive styling elements in order to be different from the regular WagonR. Expect the upcoming Maruti Suzuki WagonR EV to be priced from Rs 8 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Petrol
Expected Launch: Mid 2019
Expected Starting Price: Rs 6.50 lakh
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has earned heavy popularity in the country market. Now, the Indo-Japanese automaker is gearing up to bring a petrol version of the compact SUV. The SUV was launched with Fiat-sourced tried and tested 1.3-litre DDiS diesel engine. Now, adding a petrol engine will enhance its appeal further. The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza petrol will launch in mid-2019.
The petrol engine will be the same 1.5-litre K15B unit that works in Maruti Suzuki Ciaz and Maruti Suzuki Ertiga. It could get the SHVS mild-hybrid technology just like the Ciaz and Ertiga. The Vitara Brezza petrol could come with a starting price of Rs 6.5 lakh (ex-showroom). However, the specifications of the engine could be different compared to the Ciaz and Ertiga.
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Maruti Suzuki Jimny
Expected Launch: 2019/2020
Expected Starting Price: Rs 9 lakh
Maruti Suzuki Jimny will be the perfect descendant of the Maruti Suzuki Gypsy. The Maruti Suzuki SUV has been in business for a really long time and it is ageing now. The new generation Suzuki Jimny has already debuted in the global market and it looks a perfect car to feature in the upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India list. We might see the new SUV coming to India sometime in late 2019 or in 2020.
The Maruti Suzuki Jimny will serve two purposes rightfully. The increasing demands for SUVs in India and Maruti Suzuki’s penchant for offering interesting utility cars. The Maruti Suzuki Jimny could be a very popular model in India if priced right. It looks aggressive, has the upmarket features and capability to off-road.
Maruti Suzuki Swift RS
Expected Launch: April 2019
Expected Starting Price: Rs 7.50 lakh
Maruti Suzuki Swift RS is going to be the next RS-badged model from the brand in India. The Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS came as the hot-hatch version of the premium hatchback. Introducing the Swift RS will certainly add more colour to the portfolio. The Maruti Suzuki Swift RS will launch in India in April 2019. This will be sold through the Nexa retail chain.
The Maruti Suzuki Swift RS will be based on the new generation Swift and it will be inspired by Swift Sport. The Swift RS will come powered by the same 1.0-litre Boosterjet turbocharged petrol engine that works in the Baleno RS. This engine is capable of churning out 101 bhp of peak power and 150 Nm of peak torque.
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Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara
Expected Launch: January 2020
Expected Starting Price: Rs 22.7 lakh
Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara will be the brand’s flagship model upon launch. This SUV is already on sale in the European market and it is very popular there. Despite the similarity in name with Vitara Brezza, the SUV comes more aggressive and more powerful. The Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara could launch here in January 2020. This will certainly be a very interesting product on the list of upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India.
Priced at around Rs 22.7 lakh (ex-showroom), the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara will be the most expensive model from the automaker. This will be available with both petrol and diesel engine options. The SUV will get 1.6-litre petrol and a 1.6-litre diesel motor. It will be sold through the Nexa retail network. In that case, the Grand Vitara will be the second model to get a 1.6-litre diesel engine.
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Maruti Suzuki Future-S
Expected Launch: Mid 2019
Expected Starting Price: Rs 6 lakh
Maruti Suzuki Future S concept was displayed at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo and it grabbed everyone’s attention. The compact SUV is expected to be available in production guise from mid-2019. The SUV will strengthen Maruti Suzuki’s portfolio. Also, this will certainly boost the sales of the automaker significantly. The Maruti Suzuki Future S SUV would be priced from Rs 6 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The Maruti Suzuki Future S will come carrying an attractive modern-age styling. Alongside that, it will get a host of upmarket and appealing features. The SUV could get a 1.5-litre petrol engine and a 1.3-litre diesel engine. Transmission options will include a manual and an automatic gearbox as well. This will certainly be one of the most attractive products in the list of upcoming Maruti Suzuki cars in India in 2019-2020.
(All price, ex-showroom)