IAB Report – Maruti Alto 800 Maximum limited edition offers benefits worth INR 66,666
As a toddler, those wheeled machinery fascinated me even before I knew what they’re called as! So here I’m, petrolhead by birth, Mechanical engineer by qualification and automotive reporter by profession!
The limited edition offer is valid only till August 31.
The Maruti Alto 800 Maximum is the latest model in the carmaker’s long line of limited editions. The new limited edition hatchback celebrates 25 lakh Altos on road.
The Alto 800 Maximum offers benefits and features worth INR 66,666. The hatchback comes with body decals and a roof mounted rear spoiler. Inside, the special edition car packs art leather seat covers, a Mulity music system with speaker and central locking with remote keyless entry.
The car is powered by the 800 cc three-cylinder petrol motor which produces 48 PS (47.32 bhp) and 69 Nm of torque and is paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The engine is also available with a factory-fitted CNG kit.
The Maruti Alto has been India’s top selling car for years. Though the hatchback lost its No 1 position to its stablemate, the Swift Dzire, on a few occasions, the most recent being in May, it reclaimed its crown in June.
The automaker is working on a mid-life refresh of the hatchback which is expected to be ready early next year.
Competitors: Hyundai Eon, Chevrolet Spark