Maruti has been ruling the Hatchback segment from quite a long time. The trust gained by the company is mainly due to its highly economical cars with advanced technologies which has not only proven the high dominance of the manufacturer in the Indian market but has also raised the bar for the other contenders. In order to embark its presence in the crossover segment, Maruti Suzuki has introduced its S-Cross, which possess the elegance of a sedan and the capabilities of an SUV.
Here are ten reason that will help you in deciding – ‘Why you should buy the new bet of Maruti Suzuki?’
- Aerodynamic Profile: -
The design has been inspired from the Indian automaker’s SX4 sedan, which is now discontinued in Indian market. The front is not only bold, but will give an awe-inspiring look. The wide radiator grille posses the company’s insignia, which reflects the rich legacy of the company in an effective manner. The sloping roof highlights the car’s sporty profile, while the elegant contours across the body smoothen the airflow across the car. The wide stance, sloping roof and superior side lines all together reflects the sporty profile of the crossover and adds significant character to its form.
- Explicit Interiors:
The sporty feel of an individual is further boosted by the ergonomically evolved interiors. Smart Play infotainment system, which ensures that you are entertained on the go. The black leather with contrast stitching gives a premium look. The significant wheelbase of 2600 mm the crossover offers a generous cabin space for the occupant. Also, it has two-position seatback adjustment in the rear seat, which can be adjusted as per the convenience of passenger.
- Advanced Features:
Considering the competition in the Indian market, Maruti-Suzuki has incorporated some of the advanced features in its crossover to match the pace with its contenders in the market. The top variants are bestowed with some of the advanced features like keyless entry, push-button start, cruise control, touch screen infotainment system, reverse camera and automatic temperature control.
- Power-packed Performance:
The two engine options offered by the manufacturer not only lets you choose between the power and torque requirement, but also are focused towards higher fuel efficiency that ensures an adventurous drive is not heavy on your pocket. The smaller power unit of 1.3 liter delivers maximum power output of 90 PS and peak torque of 200 Nm. The 1.6 liter DDiS320 diesel engine gives a power output of 120 Ps and peak torque of 320 Nm, which is 60 Nm greater than the highest torque deliver by Creta’s 1.6 liter engine. The Renault Duster and Nissan Terrano are also lacking behind in providing such a powerful torque, as their torque output rests at 200 Nm.
- Conquer wild:
Bold looks are not just aggressive, but are capable enough to maneuver on treacherous terrains. With a power engine generating 320NM of torque, ground clearance of 170 mm and deployment of 16-inch alloy wheels, the S-Cross has got capabilities to take on anything that comes its way.
- Trust Of Maruti:
Over the years, the Indian manufacturer has provided its customers with better maintenance services and after sales services that one can avail the same with S-Cross as well. NEXA will take that experience with added luxury and premiumness.
- Scores High On Practicality:
The manufacturer has not only focused on evolving a crossover that is only oriented towards offering an adventurous ride to the occupant. The company has evolved a crossover that is day-to-day car as well, which has got plenty of storage compartments, intelligently arranged in the cabin along with a boot space of 353 liters that can be enhanced to 810 liters by rear seats packed up.
- Precise Pricing:
At a starting price of 8.00 lakhs the Maruti-Suzuki has already taken the lead in the league of crossovers, as the other contenders are already over-priced for the kind of features they are offering in the segment.
- High On Safety:
The dual airbags in front, the deployment of disc brakes with Anti- Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-Force Distribution System (EBD) and Brake Assist are some of the key features of safety equipment. In addition to this, the standard 3-point ELR seatbelts and 2-point waistband seatbelts are equipped in all models.
Maruti has been always very vigilant about the economical front of its cars and the new S-Cross is no difference, as the crossover is expected to give a mileage ranging between 22.70-23.65 KMPL, claimed by the company. If the car is able to deliver even 18-19 KMPL then also it is a good bet against all its competitors, which are surely lacking on this front with the same kind of power and torque as S-Cross.
Available at NEXA showrooms, the S-Cross might be a tough competitor for its rivals like Ford Eco-Sport, Renault Duster and Nissan Terrano.