The Indian automaker, Maruti, had unveiled its new compact SUV quite some time ago which has made many of the buyers to wait for it. The wait seems to have come to an end now, as the company has started to accept bookings for the Ignis. While the launch will take place on 13th January, the interested customers may book their Ignis at the Nexa dealership or on the company website. For booking, the minimum amount of Rs 11000 has to be paid.
Coming to the features of the Ignis, it packs in an ample of goodies to make it worth the price. The top-end variant comes with automatic climate control, stunning black alloy wheels, dual-tone exterior, reverse camera and a seven-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. There are two options available for the roof wraps and the interior can be changed with the accents of body colour.
Under the hood, it carries the mill shared by the Swift and Baleno with options of 1.2-litre petrol and 1.3-litre diesel engine. Where, the former generates 83 PS of power at 6000 RPM and 113 Nm of peak torque at 4200 RPM, while the latter produces 75PS of power and 190 Nm of peak torque. Regarding the price range, it is highly expected to be kept at the 4.5 lakh mark starting with the lowest variant. In its segment, it will rival the Mahindra KUV100, both being the compact crossover SUVs.