New Delhi: The automobile market is witnessing rapid growth and transformation. On the one hand, car sales are reaching new heights. On the other hand, cars with new technology, excellent performance, and features are hitting the market. One of the major changes is the shift in consumer preferences. Today, more people are opting for compact SUVs over hatchbacks and sedans. Car companies have also understood this trend and are launching new vehicles that cater to the needs and preferences of consumers in every situation. Some of the popular car companies in this segment are Tata, Maruti, Hyundai, Mahindra, and Kia. However, one car company that has recently launched a car that has surpassed all the others in this segment is Maruti Suzuki. This car, which comes with better hybrid technology, has outperformed all the others in terms of mileage and power. Moreover, its price has also been set such that it fits the budget of everyone who wants to buy a compact SUV.
The car we are talking about is the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara. This car, which was launched with mild and strong hybrid engine options, has broken sales records in the last year. According to the company, 1 lakh units of Grand Vitara have been sold in one year. The car has also made its place in the top 5 best-selling SUVs in the country. This shows that consumers are not loyal to any one brand or name. They are willing to try new and better vehicles that come with new technology. Let us tell you what makes this SUV of Maruti so special.
Best-in-Class Hybrid Engine
Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara comes with a 1.5 cc K series petrol engine that has two hybrid variants: mild and strong. Both variants deliver impressive power and torque. The car also offers two transmission options: a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox. The car is currently the most fuel-efficient car in the compact SUV segment and its mileage goes up to 30 kilometers per liter.
Latest and Advanced Features
Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara also stands out in terms of features. The car offers many features that are not available to its competitors. Some of these features are wireless charging, digital instrument cluster, automatic climate control, ventilated front seats, adjustable driver seat and connected car technology, multiple airbags, ABS with EBD, ESE, hill hold assist, speed alert, seat belt, parking sensors, 360-degree camera and more.
Reasonable and Affordable Price
The price of the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara is also very reasonable and affordable compared to its rivals. The base variant of Grand Vitara is available at an on-road price of Rs 10.70 lakh. The top variant of the car is available at an on-road price of Rs 19.19 lakh. The car competes with cars like Creta, Seltos, and Nexon in this segment. Grand Vitara is getting huge bookings and the waiting period for this car has also increased a lot. Now after booking this car, you may have to wait for 6 to 7 months for delivery.