Maruti Suzuki has launched the CelerioX, the crossover version of the Celerio hatchback. Starting at Rs. 4.57 lakh to Rs. 5.42 lakh, the new Maruti Suzuki CelerioX is a sporty version of the Celerio hatchback. The car comes with new design and plethora of additions that adds to its bold crossover appearance. Like the regular Celerio, the car will be available only in petrol engine option, in a total of four variants VXI, VXI (O), ZXI, and ZXI (O), each available in both manual and AMT option.
Announcing the launch of the new Maruti Suzuki CelerioX, R S Kalsi, Senior Executive Director, Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) said: “Celerio has successfully carved a unique position for itself in the competitive compact car segment. With CelerioX, Maruti Suzuki aims to give this well-accepted model a bold, stylish and sporty makeover as per the changing preferences of young and social savvy consumers. We are confident that CelerioX will enhance the brand and bring in younger customers.”
Design of CelerioX
Talking about the designs, the new Maruti Suzuki CelerioX comes with a bold new face with a lot of black element in and plastic cladding. The car gets an all-black radiator grille and air dam and an all-new front bumper with muscular design cladding and larger foglamp housing. Maruti has also added wheel arch and underbody cladding along with side door cladding and roof garnish. The rear portion larger remains the same except for the redesigned rear bumper.
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The new CelerioX comes in an all-new Paprika Orange colour, along with the existing colour options that include – Arctic White, Glistening Grey, Caffeine Brown and Torque Blue.
Powering the new CelerioX is the same 998cc, 3-cylinder petrol engine which makes 67 bhp and 90 Nm. The model will be offered with a choice of a 5-speed manual gearbox with an option of a 5-speed AMT.
Maruti Suzuki has sold over 300,000 units of Celerio in India so far. Let’s see if CelerioX can surpass its little brother.
Manual variant prices (ex-showroom, Delhi)
|Variant||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|Vxi||Rs 4.57 lakh|
|Vxi (O)||Rs 4.72 lakh|
|Zxi||Rs 4.82 lakh|
|Zxi (O)||Rs 5.31 lakh|
Automatic variant prices (ex-showroom, Delhi)
|Vxi AMT||Rs 5.00 lakh|
|Vxi (O) AMT||Rs 5.15 lakh|
|Zxi AMT||Rs 5.25 lakh|
|Zxi (O) AMT||Rs 5.43 lakh|