Maruti Suzuki will raise the curtains off its all-new compact sedan, the Maruti Suzuki DZire 2017, as the car will be launched tomorrow in India. The new DZire sports a completely new exterior and interior design along with new features, safety equipment and new colour options. The new Maruti DZire is based on the company’s HEARTECT platform that is lightweight and offers greater safety and rigidity. Bookings for the sub-compact sedan are already underway at Maruti Suzuki dealerships across India at an amount of INR 11,000. The new DZire takes its design inspiration from the yet to be launched new-generation Swift 2017, which will launched early next year. Once launched, the new 2017 Maruti Suzuki DZire will be the most fuel efficient car in India, delivering 22 kmpl for the petrol variant and 28.4 kmpl for the diesel variant. Also Read: New Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017 – Seven things you should know
Maruti Suzuki Dzire Interiors
As far as design is concerned, the 2017 Dzire sports a chrome-garnished hexagonal front grille, wide air-dam, redesigned fog lamp enclosures with chrome accents and a revised front bumper. The car gets LED projector headlamps with integrated LED daytime running lights. The side profile of the car is completely new as compared to the current model, as the car gets more sedan like proportions on the side profile. The new car also gets new design for the 15-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels. The rear profile has been redesigned with new LED taillights, new bumper and tailgate design. Read More: 2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire diesel to be most fuel efficient car in India; mileage figures leaked
Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017 – Side Profile
The interiors of the new 2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire are new as well and get some similarities with the new Suzuki Swift 2017. The car gets dual-tone black and beige interiors with some amount of chrome and faux wood inlays added. The car gets a twin pod instrument cluster with an MID, leather-wrapped three-spoke flat bottom steering wheel with audio and telephony controls, touch-screen SmartPlay infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, new fabric upholstery for seats. Features list include dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, reverse camera, automatic climate control keyless entry and the likes. Also Read: Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017 with all colours arrive at dealership ahead of launch; Bookings already open at INR 11,000
Maruti Suzuki Dzire Bookings Open at INR 11,000
Under the hood, the new Maruti Suzuki Dzire will continue to come powered with the same petrol and diesel engine options. The 1.2-litre four-cylinder, K-Series petrol engine is tuned to deliver 82 BHP of maximum power and 113 Nm of peak torque while the 1.3-litre DDiS diesel engine is capable of producing 74 BHP of maximum power and 190 Nm of peak torque. Transmission duties will be carried out by a 5-speed manual along with a 5-speed AGS (AMT) transmission. The new Maruti Suzuki Dzire is expected to be priced around INR 6 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for the base petrol variant while the top-end diesel variant will go up to INR 9 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).