Tag Archives: Maruti

100,000 KB-Series engines produced by MSIL in 10 months

Maruti is extremely delighted. 100,000 KB-Series engines have rolled out of its Gurgaon plant into cars in India and abroad since operations began ten months ago.The KB Series engine powers the Ritz and the A-Star (sold in Europe as the Suzuki Alto

FLASH – MSIL launches Ritz hatchback at 3.90-4.99 lakh

You can catch our Maruti Suzuki Ritz Special segment to learn the earlier developments and the carJust hours ago, MSIL (Maruti Suzuki India Limited) launched the Suzuki Ritz (Splash elsewhere) in India in petrol and diesel variants. The Ritz is

New Suzuki Alto to go on sale in UK next month

The new Suzuki Alto (Indian A-Star) is ready to go on sale in the UK from the 1st of March and from where else will the car be sourced? Maruti Suzuki will export the first few Euro-spec units from right here in India (remember that the A-Star is not made

Maruti Suzuki to replace WagonR, Omni & Versa

Maruti Suzuki India today revealed its plans to replace three of its cars — the WagonR, Omni and Versa. A person dealing with the projects said the new WagonR will be based on the Suzuki’s MR Wagon platform(like the existing model), but the exterior

Suzuki A-Star Bags Zigwheels COTY Award

The Latest offering from Suzuki's stable - The Maruti A-star, re-badged as Pixo in Euro markets and Alto in others, has bagged its first Car Of The Year Award from Zig Wheels.The A-star will be sold in markets such as Australia later in 2009 and will

Suzuki Kizashi going to enter India next year?

A few months ago, we brought you spy pictures of the upcoming Suzuki Kizashi testing in the U.S, which you can view here. It looks like the Suzuki Kizashi could well be the next vehicle from Maruti after the upcoming A-Star and the Splash in India. Maruti

Diwali Offer? Maruti cars costlier by upto Rs.6,000

The recent worldwide economic crisis as we know, has had a severe impact on Automobile manufacturers. So severe that, Market leaders like Maruti have been forced to hike the prices of select models, before Diwali – during when they normally offer

Honda City Diesel and Jazz Diesel might happen

Since its debut in 1995 with the Honda City, Honda has never thought about a diesel car. Despite the lack of a diesel engine, Honda could somehow entice the consumers with its ultra smooth petrol engines. Even abroad, Honda offers its popular i-DTEC (diesel)

Reader Rides- Nilesh Sawant’s Zen Estilo

Nilesh Sawant, an avid reader of IAB has emailed us a comprehensive review of his Zen Estilo. He has owned it for over a year now, and some of his observations and feedback, we believe, will help a lot of potential buyers. I have been using the Zen Estilo

Suzuki eyes Weight Reduction in future cars

Suzuki considers the concept of ‘lighter, faster, better’ for achieving optimum efficiency in its cars. As an initiative, Suzuki recently launched the ‘one component, one gram’ drive in Istanbul, which aims at reducing the weight

Suzuki Swift gets a new twist of life in China

How many of you know that the Suzuki Swift’s styling was done with feedback principally from European markets? Regardless of that, here’s another country which has been bitten by the Swift bug. China can’t stop buying the hatch which