The new Maruti Celerio 2017 is coming soon. This new version will be a facelift. The Celerio has been a big seller for Maruti since its launch in 2014. It has been three years since the launch, hence Maruti has decided to launch a facelift. The New Maruti Celerio 2017 will be launched in 2017. The upgraded version of the Celerio will come as a refresh and is expected to come with new features. The Maruti Celerio 2017 will once again take on competition and will try be the best value in its segment . What will the New Maruti Celerio 2017 have on offer? Read our detailed preview.
New Maruti Celerio 2017 Launch Date
The New Maruti Celerio will be launched by the end of 2017. This will be a refresh of the existing Celerio and will make it more competitive in terms of it’s offerings. The Celerio has made its mark asa practical car and the New model will continue to have these traits.
New Maruti Celerio 2017 Price
|Variant||On-road price, Delhi|
|Lxi||INR 4.4 Lakhs|
|Lxi ABS||INR 4.6 lakhs|
|Vxi||INR 4.7 lakhs|
|Lxi AMT||INR 4.9 lakhs|
|Vxi ABS||INR 4.9 lakhs|
|Zxi||INR 5.0 lakhs|
|Lxi AMT ABS||INR 5.1 lakhs|
|Vxi AMT||INR 5.2 lakhs|
|Vxi CNG||INR 5.4 lakhs|
|Vxi AMT ABS||INR 5.4 lakhs|
|Zxi O||INR 5.5 lakhs|
|Zxi AMT||INR 5.5 lakhs|
|Vxi CNG O||INR 5.5 lakhs|
|Zxi AMT ABS||INR 5.6 lakhs|
The New Maruti Celerio 2017 will not see any major change in its pricing. To be competitive, Maruti will continue with similar prices, however, the higher variants my see a slight increase, owing to new features.
New Maruti Celerio 2017 Specifications
5-speed manual & AMT
New Maruti Celerio 2017 Dimensions
Fuel Tank Capacity
35-litres(Petrol) / 7 KGS (CNG)
The car will get some updates on its exterior. There will be a new front grille and there will be lots of chrome on it. The car will be getting new bumpers on the front and rear. There will be new fog lamps as well. The side profile will be the same and there will not be any major change. There will be a new set of alloy wheels on offers and the steel rims in lower variants will be getting new wheel covers.
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The Celerio will get updates on its dashboard. While the basic dashboard design will not change, there will be quite a few changes to its styling. The interior colour theme will also change. The dashboard will get new accents. There will be a touchscreen system on the top variant, however, the lower variants will get a regular audio system with bluetooth. This time, the Celerio 2017 will get better quality interior.
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There will be some additional features on offer too. These additional features will include a touchscreen, reverse parking sensors, steering mounted audio and bluetooth controls and even updated seat fabric as well. Safetywise, there will be dual airbags and ABS on offer, mostly as standard across all variants.
New Maruti Celerio 2017 Engine
A 1.0-litre petrol engine will continue to be offered in the Celerio 2017. This engine will churn out about 64bhp of power and 90Nm of torque. It will come mated to a five-speed manual transmission. There will also be an AMT option. There will be no change in the engine, as this engine has good performance and also is fuel efficient. The Celerio will also be offered with a 1.0-litre CNG option that will churn about 57bhp of power and it will come with a five-speed manual transmission as well. The 800cc diesel engine which was present earlier will not be offered on the New Maruti. Due to low demand for diesel, Maruti has discontinued the diesel engine on the Celerio. It also was slightly expensive.
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The 2017 Hyundai Grand i10 and Tata Tiago will be the major competitors of the Celerio. The Grand i10 has just got refreshed and there are more features on offer. Maruti will try and counter this and offer identical features on the Celerio as well. The Celerio has an advantage of offering AMT, which is a low cost automatic version. This will continue to be Celerio’s edge over its competiton.
The New petrol will have an efficiency of 13km/l in the city, while on the highway it will be about 16km/l. The CNG will have an efficiency of 18km/kg on an average. This is a frugal car and delivers good fuel efficiency, with in petrol and CNG variants.
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New Maruti Celerio 2017 Colours
The New Maruti Celerio will be offered in seven colour options:
- Blazing Red
- Silky Silver
- Pearl Arctic White
- Glistening Grey
There will be two more colour options offered. These colors will be all new ones.
New Maruti Celerio 2017 – Should you buy ?
The Celerio is very a good option if you want to buy a practical hatchback, but something that is more modern and stylish than the Wagon R. The Celerio is also big on interior space and that has been ones of its USPs.