Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL), on Monday, launched its newest sporty compact sports activities utility automobile (SUV), Fronx, beginning at ₹7,46,500 (ex-showroom).
It’s accessible in superior 1.2L Ok-Sequence Twin Jet, Twin VVT engine and the all-new 1.0L Ok-Sequence Turbo Boosterjet Direct Injection engine with Progressive Sensible Hybrid.
Whereas the 1.2L variant is priced between ₹7,46,500 and ₹9,27,500, the 1.0L Turbo variant is priced between ₹9,72,500 and ₹13,13,500 (all ex-showroom).
Conceptualised, designed, and developed for younger trailblazers, the Fronx comes with a contemporary SUV design, spirited efficiency, and a tech-loaded premium persona, the corporate mentioned in an announcement.
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It was globally unveiled on the Auto Expo held in January this 12 months.
“Our success with the Brezza, which created a brand new compact SUV panorama within the nation, is a testomony to this dedication. With the speedy shift in buyer preferences in direction of SUVs, we recognized the onset of a brand new sub-segment within the business. The introduction of Fronx is part of our new strategy in direction of pioneering the expansion of this phase,” Hisashi Takeuchi, Managing Director and Chief Government Officer, MSIL, mentioned.
The Fronx will pave the best way in direction of strengthening the corporate’s SUV portfolio together with the present Grand Vitara, Brezza, and the upcoming Jimny, he mentioned.
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Speaking about gasoline effectivity, the corporate mentioned that the 1.2L Ok collection Twin Jet, Twin VVT: 5-speed handbook transmission (MT) would give 21.79km/l and the 5-speed AGS may give 22.89km/l. Equally, the 1.0L Ok collection Turbo Boosterjet: 5-speed MT would give round 21.50 km/l and the 6-speed AT would give a mileage of round 20.01 km/l.
“The sporty compact SUV Fronx is born from the thought of addressing altering buyer calls for and is aimed toward younger trailblazers who need to stand out with their distinctive selections. We’re assured that the Fronx will enamour prospects with its new-age enchantment and assist us obtain management within the SUV phase within the nation,” Shashank Srivastava, Senior Government Officer, Advertising & Gross sales, MSIL, mentioned.