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Suzuki Alto, Wagon R to get 2, 3-cylinder engines?

New 3-cylinder engine promises to pull down costs and deliver better fuel economy We thought this was a joke. Until we read it on a reliable newspaper. Financial Express reports Maruti Suzuki is working on a family of engines that will replace the

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

10 millionth Alto leaves a Suzuki showroom in Netherlands!

We got the feeling the Dutch were terrible at their math, but the figure published on Auto Telegraaf has been confirmed. 10 million Suzuki Altos have found homes across the globe since the beginning in 1979. 10 million! This is a feat by no means

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

End of the road for Maruti 800?

[singlepic=119,320,240,,] Maruti 800, the city car manufactured by Maruti Suzuki in India since 1984, has started showing signs of extinction. The root cause being, the stringent Euro-4 emission norms that all the car makers need to follow from 2010.

Chinese Copy cars- The newest joining the pack

Before reading this article, why not read Chinese Copy Cars part 1? The Chinese market is often called ‘The Gray Market’, simply because of their stunning replicas. Here we have two cars as examples. But hey! These are very good copies of

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

Video- 2009 Suzuki Alto

You would have seen the New Alto a.k.a. A-Star in pictures released from the Paris Motor Show, but now you can watch the Alto from various views and angles through our video feature. Features like separate tachometer, integrated stereo, iPod-USB connectivity,

Alert- Suzuki A-Star pics are in fact pics of next-gen Alto

A month or two back, Topspeed and Team bhp blew their trumpets claiming they had the exclusive snaps of the Suzuki A-Star (production version). What they in fact possessed were the production version’s snapshots of the next-gen Alto prepared exclusively