Maruti Brezza S-CNG claims 25.51 km/kg
By DECCAN CHRONICLE | Michael Gonsalves
The Brezza is the first compact SUV with a CNG powertrain available in three trims in the country
Pune: Maruti Suzuki, India’s biggest car maker, on Friday introduced the Maruti Suzuki Brezza S-CNG in the Indian market at a starting price of Rs 9.14 lakh at pan India showroom.
The Brezza is the first compact SUV with a CNG powertrain available in three trims in the country.
With the latest launch, Maruti Suzuki now has 14 cars that come with company fitted CNG kits.
Apart from an efficient powertrain, the new SUV has also been introduced with a range of features such as electric sunroof, cruise control, keyless push start and more.
The new Brezza CNG has been launched in three different variants - LXi, VXi and ZXi, along with a dual-tone colour option.
Under the hood of the new Brezza S-CNG car sits the Next-Gen K-series 1.5L Dual Jet, Dual VVT engine. This unit has been rated to deliver a maximum power output of 86.6bhp and 121.5Nm of peak torque. The engine comes paired with a 5-speed manual transmission. The company claims that the car delivers an 'excellent fuel-efficiency' of 25.51 km/kg.
The new SUV gets customised CNG-specific features which include Integrated Petrol and CNG fuel lid, dedicated CNG drive mode, digital and analogue CNG fuel gauges, and an illuminated fuel change over switch.
The company claims that it is confident that the new Brezza S-CNG will come out to be a successful product.
“The Brezza has been a game-changer for Maruti Suzuki. It is an SUV that has redefined the compact SUV segment with its design and performance. We are confident that the hot and techy Brezza will once again disrupt the segment with the S-CNG version,” Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer, Marketing & Sales at Maruti Suzuki India, said.