Maruti Suzuki has launched the much awaited Ignis compact car in Inida in petrol and dielsel variants. The Maruti Suzuki Ignis is targeted at millennial customers and the company has claimed that they have already received 6000 bookings till 13th January. This car will be manufactured in the company’s Gurgaon factory.
The Ignis is available in four trims – Sigma, Alpha, Zeta and Alpha in petrol and diesel variants. The petrol variant is fitted with VVT engine (1.2L) delivering power of 61kW @ 6000rpm with a torque of 113Nm @ 4200rpm. The diesel Ignis gets the power of the acclaimed DDiS 190 diesel engine (1.3L) delivering power of 55.2 [email protected] rpm with a torque of [email protected] rpm. Both these engines come with either a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed manual or automtic transmission with the latter only available in the Delta and Zeta variants. It is built on a new generation rigid platform embodying Suzuki Total Effective Control Technology (TECT) for occupant protection.
Maruti Suzuki is offering a host of features on the Ignis such as the LED Projector Headlamps with LED DRLs, fog lamps with chrome inserts, 3D trapezoidal 5 spoke all-black Alloy Wheels, touchscreen infotainment system witha seamless smartphone connectivity with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Mirror Link. This is available on the Zeta Trim only.
Ignis is the first car in the Maruti Suzuki portfolio to offer “Android Auto” feature. Android Auto allows users to control the multimedia functions via voice commands. It helps users get directions, make calls, send and receive messages, listen to music and audio books through a touch interface. Android Auto also helps in getting real time traffic update via Google Navigation and access to other supported Apps.
The interiors of Ignis has floating layered dash board design in black & ivory dual tone with cockpit styled console panel. The EDM inspired illumination in the speedometer, carbon fibre texture on louvers and speedometer, coupled with rich and complementary body colour interior accents give it delightful look.
Front and rear have abundant head room and leg room and it has large, 265 litre, boot which is wide enough for easy access and comfortable handling of heavy and large luggage pieces.
On the safety front, this car is equipped with dual airbags, seatbelts and child seat restraint system It is compliant for pedestrian safety, side-impact, and offset crash regulations ahead of regulation timeline.
The customers can opt for a dual-tone body colour with the Zeta and Alpha variants. The Ignis offers host of personalisation options like Roof Wraps, colour options in ORVMs, spoilers, fog lamp garnish, interior styling and more.
The Ignis will face competition from the Mahindra KUV100, Hyundai Grand i10, Ford Figo and the company’s own Maruti Suzuki Swift.
Price List of Ignis – Ex-Showroom, Delhi:
Sigma: Rs 4.59 lakh
Delta: Rs 5.19 lakh
Zeta: Rs 5.75 lakh
Alpha: Rs 6.69 lakh
Delta: Rs 5.74 lakh
Zeta: Rs 6.30 lakh
Delta: Rs 6.39 lakh
Zeta: Rs 6.91 lakh
Alpha: Rs 7.80 lakh
Delta: Rs 6.94
Zeta: Rs 7.46 lakh
|Single tone||Dual Tone Zeta (optional) & Alpha grade|
|Pearl Arctic White||Uptown Red||Uptown Red with Midnight Black|
|Silky Silver||Tinsel Blue||Tinsel Blue with Midnight Black|
|Glistening Grey||Urban Blue||Tinsel Blue with Pearl Arctic White|