Maruti CelerioX launched in Africa – Price starts from Rs 4.57 lakh
Maruti CelerioX is based on the new Celerio hatchback. It gets dual tone bumper, black roof rails and cladding.
CelerioXgets a restyled and bold looking front fascia. The front end is dominated by a new bumper and honeycomb grille flanked by fog lamp housing. Other exterior updates include blackened ORVMs, multi spoke alloy wheels, roof mounted rear spoiler, black cladding and skid plates.
Increased ground clearance at a total of 180mm and boot space of 270 liters will also be seen on the new CelerioX. Maruti Suzuki CelerioX is 115mm longer, 35mm wider and 5mm taller than the Maruti Celerio, kerb weight is also increased by 10 kgs depending on trim and tyre size on CelerioX is at 165/70R14. Five exterior colors of Orange, Brown, Blue, White and Grey can be selected and interior upholstery will depend on exterior colors.
Refreshed interiors of the new Maruti CelerioX are noted with a black themed dashboard with red accents on seats and steering wheel. CelerioX comes with all new Paprika Orange as its signature colour. Maruti says, the colour is reminiscent of the youthful energy and symbolizes sportiness.
Mr R S Kalsi, Senior Executive Director (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki Africa Limited said, “Celerio has successfully carved a unique position for itself in the competitive compact car segment. With CelerioX, Maruti Suzuki aims to give this well-accepted model a bold, stylish and sporty makeover as per the changing preferences of young and social savvy consumers. We are confident that CelerioX will enhance the brand and bring in younger customers.”
Price & Variants
No change is seen in the engine powering the CelerioX, which continues to be powered by a 1.0 liter, 3 cylinder, petrol engine offering 67 hp power and 90 Nm torque mated to a 5 speed manual gearbox with a 5 speed AMT as an option.