India’s largest car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch the new avatar of Celerio hatchback with a diesel engine. Also then, Celerio at a time became the NEWS for all as it said it would be the first passenger cars in India to be launched with an Automated Manual Transmission (AMT).
But the sources from Maruti say that, Celerio with the diesel engine will initially come with the option of manual transmission and the AMT version of Celerio would be added at a later stage depending upon the attraction it holds on its release.
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Here in this, we have explained the features and specifications of Maruti Celerio in detail. The most captivating news of all when talked about Maruti is,
1. It’s the first passenger cars in India to be mated with both Manual and AMT gear transmission.
2. It has been clearly identified after understanding the features and specs in detail that the Celerio is ready to serve 27-30Kmpl.
3. This beast also comes in seven different variants which is why Celerio is one of the most exiting cars in India soon to be launched.
With 800cc engine, the diesel variant of Celerio too comes with the distinction of being the smallest diesel engine in a passenger car in the country. This three-cylinder engine is built in-house from the scratch, unlike 1.3 litre DDiS engine Maruti sources from Fiat.
Clearly, Maruti Suzuki Celerio will be a straight head competitor to Chevrolet Beat and Hyundai Grand i10.
Sources from Maruti have still not revealed about the exact date launch of its all new Celerio hatchback diesel. But it’s all expected that the release is not going to be more than 2 months from now on. The new Celerio Diesel will feature a small 800cc 3-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with about 50PS of peak power on offer and might come with both a manual and automatic gearbox