In its BS-VI model, the S-Cross will share the 1.5-litre petrol engine with the likes of Vitara Brezza, Ciaz and Ertiga.
- Last Updated: April 4, 2020, 1:33 PM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
Maruti Suzuki has now listed the S-Cross petrol on its web site hinting at a near-date launch. The MY2020 S-Cross will likely be powered by a BS-VI petrol engine alongside a mild-hybrid tech. The automobile could possibly be launched as soon as the 10-day grace interval to promote the remaining BS-IV inventory ends.
The present mannequin is priced between Rs 8.81 lakh and Rs 11.44 lakh (ex-showroom) and the brand new BS-VI model is predicted to hold a barely premium price ticket. In its present state, the S-Cross is out there with a 1.3-litre BS4 turbo-diesel engine able to 75PS of energy and 200Nm of torque.
Powering the brand new model would be the identical 1,5-litre petrol unit that powers the likes of Vitara Brezza, Ciaz and Ertiga. The bigger displacement will end in extra energy rated at 105PS and 138Nm of torque.
Amid the nationwide lockdown imposed because of the outbreak of COVID-19 in India. Maruti Suzuki reported a year-on-year decline of 47 per cent in March. The producer was amongst a majority of others which reported critically declining gross sales resulting from manufacturing halts and closed dealerships.
The carmaker offered 158,076 models final 12 months however stated the numbers weren’t comparable as the corporate needed to droop operations from March 22, in step with the federal government’s order.