The SUV market is very crowded in India with multiple categories in the segment. Now, Maruti is all set bringing a new SUV around Rs 6 lakhs. Reading this, many of you might think about the new generation Brezza but this is not the Brezza. Maruti seems to be planning to enter the micro-SUV segment to rival the Tata Punch. In this article, we have mentioned all the details we have about this new SUV.


Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV

We are talking about the new-generation Ignis here. The new-generation is expected to undergo a design overhaul in order to look suitable to take on the Punch. The Ignis is expected to become bigger and come with more SUV-like elements in order to take on the Tata Punch more effectively. The ground clearance could be raised with the dimensions expected to be revised.


Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV

The new generation car is expected to get an engine update as well. The brand’s new 1.2-litre naturally aspirated DualJet petrol engine, mated to a five-speed manual or five-speed automatic AMT gearbox is expected to power the new Ignis. This engine in current configuration makes about 88bhp & 113Nm of torque.

Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV – Features

Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV

Maruti has started taking features seriously. This is clearly evident from their new recently-launched Baleno. We expect quite a few features to be borrowed from the Baleno. We expect it to get features like a 7.0-inch infotainment system like the new-generation Ertiga, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and some connected car technology features. A 360-degree camera could also be a part of the offer list since this will sit as an SUV in the brand’s stable.

Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV – Price and launch

Rs 6 lakh Maruti SUV

We expect that the new generation Ignis might start with a price tag of somewhere around Rs 6 lakhs (ex-showroom). However, as far as launch is concerned, we expect that the new generation Ignis might see a launch sometime next year.

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