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|Variants||Fuel Type||Transmission||Engine Description||Mileage||Power|
||17.08||20.51||67.06bhp @ 6200rpm|
||17.08||20.51||67.06bhp @ 6200rpm|
||17.08||20.51||67.06bhp @ 6200rpm|
May 12, 2015: To equip Wagon R with AMT (Automated-Manual-Transmission) is on the cards for Maruti for a long time and the Wagon R was recently spotted wearing AGS (Auto-Gear-Shift) badge. The launch is expected in coming weeks. Along with the Wagon R, Stingray version is also getting AMT. And not-to-miss the spied image is of the base variant of the Wagon R indicating AMT will be offered from the base
Maruti Suzuki India Limited has offered several budget friendly cars in the market that are good in appearance and performance as well. One among its various models is named Maruti Wagon R Stingray , which is a stylish hatchback. This model series is available in three trim levels, which are all equipped with a 1.0-litre petrol engine. It comes with a displacement capacity of 998cc and generates power of 67.06bhp in combination with torque output of 90Nm. This mill is paired with a 5-speed manual cable tye gear shift box that helps in effortless gear shifting. This vehicle is incorporated with a frame type front suspension system that makes the drive smoother. Whereas its disc and drum braking mechanism is quite reliable and ensures maximum security. It also features a number of safety aspects that gives high level of protection to its passengers while traveling. Some of these include anti lock braking system, driver SRS airbag, intelligent computerized anti-theft system and many other such vital features. In terms of exteriors, this hatch looks decent yet appealing. Its comes equipped with some interesting aspects that further enhances its outer appearance. It features gunmetal grey colored alloy wheels and black colored B-pillars, which adds style to its side profile. Meanwhile, the aspects like the reflector radiator grille and large headlamps gives a bold look to its frontage. Whereas, its rear end includes chrome garnished tail lamps and a sporty spoiler as well. Coming to its interiors, the cabin is decorated with a complete black color scheme that is further accompanied by chrome inserts on a few elements. It is incorporated with ergonomically designed seats that offer maximum comfort, while the well designed dashboard comes equipped with a few features. The boot space is quite good and ample head as well as leg room is offered. Moreover, it also includes some storage and utility based aspects like 12V accessory socket, driver side storage shelf, assist grips, cup holders and a few others in the list. Another interesting feature is the integrated audio unit that enables its occupants to enjoy their favorite music. It is offered along with high quality speakers that ensures the best listening experience. Other features that adds to the comfort quotient includes power operated windows, air conditioning unit, tilt steering wheel, tachometer, electrically adjustable door mirrors, and reclining seats to name a few. The company offers it in different attractive color options, which customers can choose as per their tastes. It faces competition from other vehicles like Nissan Micra Active, Tata Bolt, Hyundai i10, Honda Brio, Chevrolet Beat and a few others in this segment. Moreover, it is offered with a standard warranty of 24 months or 40, 000 Kilometers, whichever is earlier. The buyers can also go with the extended warranty program for a nominal cost. This warranty period can be prolonged to two years or 40,000 Kilometers, whichever comes first.
This vehicle is blessed with an aerodynamic body structure that is further fitted with some notable features. Starting with its side profile, it has black colored B-pillars, door handles and a sporty side skirt. The outside rear view mirrors in the LXi variant are painted in black, while these come in body color in the remaining trims. These door mirrors are further integrated with white colored side turn indicators. It also has neatly carved wheel arches that are fitted with a set of steel wheels in the entry level trim along with full wheel covers that have S-badging. Whereas, the VXi and VXi Optional variants are equipped with an attractive set of gunmetal grey colored alloy wheels that gives it a sporty appeal. Its rear end features a well sculpted bumper that is painted in body color, while there is a chrome strip and company's badge embossed on its expressive boot lid. The tail light cluster is pretty large and integrated with side turn indicators. Then, there is a wide windshield that includes a defogger and a wiper is also integrated to it. Furthermore, it features a sporty spoiler that is fitted with a high mount stop lamp. Coming to its front facade, it has a pretty wide windscreen that is made of a tinted glass and equipped with a pair of wipers. The reflector radiator grille looks quite attractive and it is garnished with a lot of chrome. Moreover, the company's logo is also embossed at the center of this grille. This is surrounded by a sleek and expressive headlight cluster that is equipped with projector headlamps and turn indicators. The frontage also includes a body colored bumper that is fitted with an air intake section for cooling the engine quickly. This is further flanked by a couple of round shaped fog lamps, which gives it a complete look.
In terms of dimensions, it has a total length of 3636mm along with a height of 1670mm that is quite good. It is designed with an overall width of 1475mm, which includes outside rear view mirrors. Meanwhile, it has a long wheelbase that measures 2400mm, which indicates to a roomy internal section. This hatch has a minimum ground clearance of 165mm and supports a minimum turning radius of 4.6 meters. Besides these, it comes with a frontand rear tread of 1295mm and 1290mm respectively, while it has a gross weight of 1350 Kgs.
The model is blessed with a spacious cabin that is beautifully decorated with a premium black color scheme. There is ample leg space provided to all its occupants, which makes the feel quite comfortable all through the journey. It is incorporated with well cushioned seats that are ergonomically designed. These offer good comfort as well as support. The company has used fine quality cloth based upholstery to cover these seats. What makes it look more attractive is the 3D effect on them, which includes the Stingray them. Furthermore, these are integrated with adjustable head restraints, while the rear seat comes with folding function, which is useful in making more space for luggage. On the other hand, its cockpit looks quite stylish with a well designed dashboard that has the classy piano black finishing and fitted with a few advanced equipments. It includes a three spoke steering wheel and the spacious glove box compartment allows storing many small things in it. The stylish center console comes equipped with a music system, while the chrome accentuated air vents help in spreading cool air in the entire cabin. Besides these, it also features blue illuminated instrument cluster that includes several functions and displays a few notifications. The company has further used fabric for its door trims and garnished the audio knob with chrome to further enhance its elegance. The steering wheel is wrapped with fine leather in the top end trim and mounted with audio controls. There are three positioned lamps available in the front and rear, while the luggage compartment light makes for an easy access. Apart from these, the cabin also includes aspects like luggage parcel tray, molded roof lining and needle punch floor carpet, day and night internal rear view mirror that turns out useful while traveling.
This is undoubtedly one among the affordable hatchbacks offered by MSIL yet, it comes loaded with several innovative features. These aid in offering a enjoyable driving experience to its passengers besides making it free from hassles. To begin with the seats, there are very well cushioned and provides enhanced comfort. The rear seat comes with 60:40 split folding facility, which is a plus point. Both the front and rear windows are power operated, while the remote fuel lid as well as tail gate opener are also offered. It has electrically adjustable outside rear view mirrors, which come with side turn indicators. It is blessed with an efficient air conditioning unit that comes along with a heater and has rotary controls as well. This assists in spreading the air uniformly by way of air vents, which are fitted to the dashboard. For best in car entertainment, it has an integrated music system that includes an MP3 player and supports auxiliary input options. There are also a few storage spaces available such as the front passenger under seat tray, driver side storage shelf, and push type additional storage space as well. Besides these, it has map pockets on door trims, front passenger seat back pocket, and floor console with cup holder that further increases the level of convenience. Another useful aspect is the 12V accessory socket using which, passengers can charge their mobile phones and other electronic devices. Its three spoke steering wheel with piano finishing has tilt adjustment facility and helps in easy maneuvering. Moreover, the multi information display includes an odometer, tachometer, tripmeter besides giving notifications of distance to empty and average fuel consumption to keep the driver updated. There are also sun visors available along with ticket holder on driver's side and vanity mirror on front passenger's side. In addition to all these, this hatch includes high quality speakers, reclining and sliding full flat front seats, foldable assist grips, instrument panel integrated push type cup holders, remote fuel lid and tail gate opener as well as a digital clock that helps in making the ride comfortable to its occupants.
Interior Measurements :
The automaker has built it with a roomy internal cabin that can take in five passengers with ease. It offers ample head room to its occupants, while the front and rear leg space is pretty good. Moreover, a decent shoulder space is provided, which makes them feel more convenient. This hatch comes with a boot compartment of 180 litres wherein, enough luggage can be stored. It is also possible to increase this space further by folding the rear seat that allows placing extra stuff.
The automaker has coupled its motor with a five speed (cable type gear shift) manual transmission gear box. This propels the vehicle in achieving a maximum speed of around 120 to 130 Kmph. This also enables it in crossing the speed barrier of 100 Kmph in nearly 15 to 16 seconds from a standstill.
This model series is offered with a 1.0-litre, all aluminum, light weight K-series petrol engine that comes with a total displacement capacity of 998cc. It is compliant with both Bharat Stage IV and OBD-II emission norms. This mill carries three cylinders that are further fitted with 12 valves. It is integrated with a multi point fuel injection system and coupled with a five speed manual transmission gearbox that enables easy shifting. This motor is capable of churning out a maximum power of 67.06bhp at 6200rpm and at the same time, generates a peak torque output of 90Nm at 3500rpm, which is rather decent. This petrol power plant offers the best in class mileage of20.51 Kmpl, which is quite impressive.
Its K Series petrol power plant is integrated with a multi point fuel injection supply system. This helps it in returning a healthy fuel economy of 20.51 Kmpl on the highways, which is quite impressive. Although, it comes down to around 16 to 17 Kmpl when it is driven in traffic filled roads.
This hatch is fitted with an all aluminum light weight petrol engine that is capable of delivering a maximum power of 67.06bhp at 6200rpm and yields a peal torque output of 90Nm at 3500rpm.
The music system is the other aspect available, which lets its passengers to listen to their favorite tracks, while on their journey. But, this feature is offered only in the mid and top end variants as standard. This integrated audio unit comes with back-lit buttons, which makes it look stylish. It supports USB port as well as auxiliary input options. Moreover, there are high quality speakers fitted in the front and rear part of the cabin along with surround sound effect to provide an excellent listening experience. On the other hand, the owners can also choose from a wide range of features to customize this vehicle. The list of a few exterior aspects include stunning body decals, a set of alloy wheels in the LXi trim, side molding, chrome door handles and many others. Its interiors can also be made more appealing with accessories like fine quality leather seat covers, car perfume, navigation system, steering wheel cover, auto dimming mirror and some other such aspects.
One of the best things about this model series is its reliable braking system, which performs in an excellent way. The front wheels are equipped with a robust set of ventilated disc brakes, while drum brakes are used for the rear ones. It is further accompanied by anti lock braking system in the top end variant, which aids in boosting this mechanism. On the other hand, it is incorporated with a proficient suspension system that ensures the vehicle remains stable at all times. This comprise of a McPherson strut on the front axle and an isolated trailing link is affixed on the rear axle. These are further loaded with coil springs that aids in dealing with jerks caused on uneven road conditions. Besides these, it is bestowed with an electronic power assisted steering system that gives an exceptional response. It has tilt adjustment function and helps in reducing the efforts of driver even when driving in heavy traffic conditions.
The car maker has loaded model with a number of security features, which helps in keeping its occupants safe all through the journey. The list of some of these aspects include a collapsible steering column, bright headlamps with head leveling device, rear window defogger, and security system as well. It has child safety locks on rear doors, while the central locking system allows locking and unlocking of doors at the push of a button. There are three point ELR (emergency locking retractor) seat belts offered for all the occupants, which helps in preventing injuries in case of a collision. The company has built it with an energy absorbing body structure with side impact beams that further helps in enhancing security. Another advanced feature is the anti-lock braking system, which is offered only in the top end trim. This assists in preventing wheel lock up and protects it from skidding during emergency braking. It also comes with an intelligent computerized anti-theft system (i-CATS) that immobilizes it against car theft. Meanwhile, the instrument panel also keeps the driver alert by displaying notifications like driver seat belt indicator, lights on warning buzzer and few others. Other aspects like the front intermittent wiper with 2-speed setting, driver SRS (supplemental restraint system) airbag and a pair of front fog lamps further maximizes the level of protection.
The mid and top end variants of this vehicle are equipped with a stylish set of gunmetal grey colored alloy wheels that gives a sporty look to its side profile. Meanwhile, the wheel arches of its entry level LXi trim is fitted with a set of steel wheels, which have full wheel covers with S badging on it. All these rims are further equipped with radial tubeless tyres bearing the size 155/65 R14, which offer a strong grip on roads. Besides these, a spare wheel is also offered, which is affixed in the boot compartment. It comes along with all other tools that are useful for changing a flat tyre.
1. Its after sales service is up to the mark.
2. Reliable braking and suspension systems are offered.
3. Its affordable price range is a major advantage.
4. Head and leg room are quite sufficient.
5. Its petrol engine delivers an impressive mileage.
1. It comes with a low ground clearance.
2. Luggage compartment can be further improved.
3. Leather seat covers can be offered in all variants.
4. Its outer appearance can be made more appealing.
5. There is scope for adding a few more comfort features.
|VXI Optional |