Maruti Suzuki Alto BS6 CNG launched at Rs 4.33 lakh

Ahead of upcoming BS6 emission deadline, Maruti Suzuki has launched BS6 compliant CNG mill of its popular entry level hatchback Alto. The company claims that the latest factory-fitted S-CNG technology kit offers excellent performance, enhanced safety and offers unmatched convenience. The CNG variant of Alto is will be available in two variants; LXi and LXi (O) which will be retailed at ex-showroom Delhi price of Rs. 4,32,700 and Rs. 4,36,300 respectively.

The all new Alto S-CNG is sports a 796cc, 3-cylinder petrol engine which is capable of producing 40 BHP of power at 6,000 rpm and 60 Nm of torque at 3,500 rpm. This bi-fuel engine can be run either on petrol or CNG; when the mill utilities petrol, it can produce 47 BHP of power and 69 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The vehicle returns an incredible CNG efficiency 31.59 km/kg.

The all new BS6 compliant Alto CNG features a dual interdependent ECUs and injection system which delivers power across all terrains. Likewise; Maruti Suzuki has increased CNG safety with a leak-proof design and has integrated it with the harness for complete peace of mind. It also comes with fuel indicator and auto-fuel-switch for hassle free operations and increased convenience.

The vehicle comes with dimensions of 3545 mm in length, 1490 mm in width, 1475 mm in height and comes with wheelbase of 2360 mm along with turning radius of 4.6 m. It comes with safety features such as Driver airbag, ABS with EBD, driver & co-driver seat-belt reminder, reverse parking assist etc.