Maruti Suzuki (Maruti Suzuki) launched its long-awaited Alto K10 (Alto K10) sedan car on Thursday. This model can be called the big brother of the Alto 800. The starting price of the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 in India was set at Rs 3.99 lakh, the former showroom. The price of the sedan rises to Rs 5.83 lakh (former showroom). Customers wishing to purchase this car can pre-order the new Alto K10 online or at an authorized dealership by paying a symbolic amount of Rs 11,000.
This marks the return of the Alto K10 to the Indian market and will be sold alongside the current Alto 800. The new Alto K10 has a completely different appearance from the previous generation model. However, some design elements in the new model have been kept similar to the old model. This small sedan from Maruti Suzuki will compete with cars such as Hyundai Santro and Renault Kwid.
Appearance And Design
Based on the fifth generation Heartect platform, the new Alto K10 gets a completely new stylistic grille with black mesh. The size of the grid is similar to the old model. The headlights, front bumper and hood also look quite different. The side profile and the back also have a new look. It looks like a Maruti Suzuki Celerio. Customers can choose between two customization packages – Impacto and Glinto – for the new Alto K10. The sedan has 13.0-inch wheels.
Engine And Mileage
The Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 is powered by a new generation 1.0-liter K-series twin-jet VVT engine. The naturally aspirated 1.0 delivers 66 hp of power at 5,500 rpm and 89 Nm of torque at 3,500 rpm. This is the same engine that is also powered by the new Celerio, WagonR and S-presso. In addition to the AGS gearbox, the Maruti Suzuki engine is also combined with a 5-speed manual gearbox. The engine provides a mileage of 24.90 kmpl.
Some important changes have been made inside the cabin. The largest of these is the SmartPlay touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. Other features include remote key access, electrically adjustable ORVMs, steering wheel controls, etc.
Speaking of safety features, it gets safety features like ABS with EBD, dual front airbags, speed sensing door lock, etc.
The new Alto K10 is available in 6 different exterior color options. Includes Earth Gold, Sizzling Red, Speedy Blue, Solid White, Silky White and Granite Gray.
Despite the automaker’s focus on SUVs and the most exclusive cars, the Alto remains at the heart of Maruti Suzuki’s product strategy. Hence, the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 is the automaker’s biggest product launch this year.
Thanks to the new lightweight platform, the new Maruti Alto K10 2022 will be larger in size than the current Alto. It measures 3,530 mm in length, 1,490 mm in width and 1,520 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,380 mm. The wheelbase is about 20mm longer than the previous model. It has a fuel tank of 17 liters of capacity, while the trunk is 177 liters.
How Much Does It Cost
Prices Of The New Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 2022 By Variants:
- MT AGS variant
- STD Rs 3.99 lakh –
- LXi Rs 4.82 lakh –
- VXi Rs 4.99 lakh Rs 5.49 lakh
- VXi + Rs 5.33 lakh Rs 5.83 lakh
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