India-bound Suzuki Ignis videos released – IAB Report

Posted on: Jan 22, 2016 - 4:38pm IST

Launched in Japan at 1.382 million Yen (INR 8 lakhs). 

Following the market launch of the India-bound Suzuki Ignis in Japan, the company has released new videos of the sub-4m crossover, giving a closer look at the exterior design and specifications.

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For the Japanese market, the Ignis is available in three grades – MG, MX and MZ. It measures 3,700 mm long, 1,660 mm in wide, 1,595 mm in high, has a 2,435 mm long wheelbase and has a 180 mm high ground clearance

All variants are powered by a 1.25-liter four-cylinder K12C DualJet petrol engine with VVT and SHVS mild-hybrid technology. It produces 91 PS and 118 Nm of torque, while a DC synchronous motor adds a further 3.1 PS and 50 Nm of torque. A CVT is the only gearbox option, though paddle shifters are included.

Suzuki Ignis interior at 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
The Ignis features automatic climate control, cruise control, keyless entry with engine starter button, Bluetooth-enabled music system, heated front seats

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The Ignis 2WD is capable of a mileage of 28 km/l, while the 4WD-equipped model could hit 25.4 km/l, both under the JC08 driving cycle. The top-end MZ 2WD weights 880 kg, whereas the AWD model is heftier by a mere 40 kg at 920 kg.

The sub-4m crossover will make its Indian premiere as the Maruti Ignis at the Auto Expo 2016, which opens its doors on February 3, 2016, while a launch is expected to take place in the festive period season this year. It will reportedly be sold from Maruti’s NEXA outlets when launched.

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