Maruti Dzire Facelift; What to expect?
Maruti who launched the third-gen desire by 2017 is likely to launch the facelifted Dzire 2020 in the coming weeks. The leaked pictures indicate the inside of a typical factory background indicating that the production is already underway and we might expect the launch very soon.
Dzire 2020 is likely to get a refreshed look with a new set larger hexagonal front grille and a new bumper with redesigned fog lamp spacing. Although the leaked pictures do not reveal about rear design, we suspect that the 2020 Dzire will come with a redesigned tail lamp detailing and bumper design.
The inside cabin and the comfort features and settings shall remain largely unaltered. However, in keeping up to the latest tech they might introduce new features such as smart play infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car Play, Auto-dimming IRVM, Auto AC, climate control and assist, LED headlamps. Rearview camera, parking assist, Airbags, etc.
Under the hood, the Dzire 2020 lacks a BS-6 compliant diesel engine, it is likely to come with Baleno’s 1.2-liter dual jet engine with mild-hybrid tech. The mill is likely to produce 90PS of power and churn 113Nm of torque. We can expect and mileage of 20kmpl or greater. The transmission options are likely to remain unchanged, the 2020 Dzire could be offered with 5-Speed MT and a 5-speed AMT.
Prices of all-new Dzire It is likely to be priced between 5.8 lakh and 9.52 lakhs. Just like the old gen Dzire, the sub-4m sedan will continue to rival with Hyundai Aura, Honda Amaze, Ford Aspire, and Tata Tigor.