Report – Maruti Celerio gets 1,000 bookings/day; Now starts at INR 3.76 lakhs

Anjan

Anjan Ravi, I'm a true-blooded petrolhead. Hope you enjoy our news stories, launch coverages, motorshow coverages and test drive reports.

The global launch of the Celerio was conducted at the 2014 Auto Expo earlier this month. Post the launch, Maruti is receiving over 1,000 bookings per day for the Celerio, says R C Bhargava, Chairman, Maruti Suzuki.

The Maruti Celerio is the first car in India to feature an automated manual transmission (AMT). While promising a lower buying cost (compared to conventional automatics), the AMT also achieves the same fuel economy as the manual variants of the Celerio at 23.1 km/l.

Maruti Suzuki is receiving 1,000 bookings/day for the Celerio.
Maruti Suzuki is receiving 1,000 bookings/day for the Celerio.

Post the interim budget announcement, Maruti has slashed prices across its range including the Celerio’s. Earlier priced at INR 3.9 lakhs, the Maruti Celerio LXi now costs INR 3.76 lakhs. The AMT is available in the base LXi and VXi trims only. These were earlier priced at INR 4.29 lakhs and INR 4.59 lakhs respectively, and post the announcement are priced at INR 4.14 lakhs and INR 4.43 lakhs respectively.

All prices mentioned here are ex-Showroom, New Delhi.

The Celerio is powered by a three-cylinder, 1.0-liter K-Series engine which produces 68 PS at 6,000 rpm and 90 Nm of torque at 3,500 rpm. The hatchback is available in four trim levels and seven body colors. The top-end ZXi Option includes features such as dual front airbags, ABS, alloy wheels, 2-DIN stereo system and steering integrated music controls.

Read our review of the Maruti Celerio VXi AMT

[Source – NDTV]

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Maruti Celerio News & Updates

Suzuki Celerio City front three quarters

Suzuki Celerio City launched in the UK, priced from £7,999

Maruti Vitara Brezza roof First Drive Review

Maruti’s next product to be developed completely in India – Report

Maruti Celerio Limited Edition exterior details

Maruti Celerio Limited Edition launched, priced from INR 4.87 lakh

(Maruti) Suzuki Celerio facelift rendered

(Maruti) Suzuki Celerio facelift rendered

Suzuki Celerio at 2017 Bangkok International Motor Show front three quarters left side

Suzuki Celerio showcased at BIMS 2017

Maruti Celerio ZDI (O) DDiS 125 front three quarter (1) review

Maruti Celerio diesel sales discontinued in India – Reports