The 2021 Maruti Suzuki Celerio will be powered by the new Gen Heartect platform – which makes it lighter and stronger in terms of improved safety and stability.
Ready for launch tomorrow, on November 10, the new generation Maruti Celerio bookings are open for a down payment of Rs 11,000. This is the second generation Celerio which is being launched 7 years after its previous counterpart which came in 2014. Ahead of the launch, the car has started arriving at dealerships, revealing almost all the details.
What remains to be revealed are the variant-wise features list, mileage figures and price. Thanks to the latest leaks from Motor Arena India, we now have a list of different specs of the 2021 Maruti Celerio. Also, the dimensions and mileage figures of all the variants of the new Celerio have also been leaked.
2021 Maruti Celerio Variant Wise Features
The new 2021 Maruti Celerio will be offered in a choice of 7 variants. These are LXi, VXi, VXi AMT, ZXi, ZXi AMT, ZXi+ and ZXi+ AMT. The dimensions of the new Celerio are the same at 3695 mm, width has been increased from 55 mm to 1655 mm, height remains the same at 1555 mm, wheelbase increased by 10 mm to 2535 mm, ground clearance increased by 5 mm to 170 mm. The fuel tank capacity is 32 liters. Boot space increased by 78 liters to 313 liters.
The base variant is LXI. It gets engine idle start/stop, gear shift indicator, front seat back pocket, 6 bottle holders, front and rear headrests (integrated), manual AC, pole filter, power steering, urethane steering wheel, accessory socket, fuel consumption display, distance Is. To clear, driver side sunvisor with ticket holder, door ajar warning lamp, headlamp warning, low fuel warning, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, reverse parking sensor, etc. Below are the detailed features on offer along with all the variants.
The ZXi+ variants come with electrically foldable ORVMs, black B pillar, 15-inch black alloy, push button start/stop, door request switch, SmartPlay touchscreen infotainment system, height-adjustable driver seat, front fog lamps and steering mounted audio controls.
2021 Maruti Celerio Color Options
The new generation Celerio will be available in a total of six colors which include Arctic White, Silky Silver, Solid Fire Red, Speedy Blue, Caffeine Brown and Glistening Grey. It is positioned on the latest generation Heartect platform. It gets the Suzuki logo on its front fascia along with a chrome strip connecting the two halogen headlamps. Updates are also being seen in the design of its front grille, front and rear bumpers, fog lamps and bonnet.
Also noted are alloy wheels with gloss black rims, flat type door handles, folding ORVMs with turn indicators and deep character creases on the side. The rear sector sports the Suzuki logo and Celerio badging along with the boot opener, indicators and parking lamps. It also sports rear parking sensors and brake lamps.
The top spec variant of the new Celerio comes with keyless entry, wide opening doors for easy entry and exit and door pads with black finish. It also gets a leather finished steering wheel with telescopic function and steering mounted controls.
Mileage & Engine Specs
The Maruti Celerio will only be offered with a 1.0-litre engine option. This is an updated engine, which is expected to deliver better performance than before. Mileage has also been increased. The New Celerio is the most fuel efficient petrol car in India.
The 2021 Maruti Celerio mileage will be 26.68 kmpl for the VXi AMT variant. The ZXi AMT and ZXi+ AMT variants claim a mileage of 26 kmpl. The mileage of ZXi+ MT variant is 24.97 kmpl. The mileage of the rest of the Celerio variants is 25.24 kmpl. The CNG Celerio launch is expected next year.
With feature updates and bigger dimensions along with the fact that it is now based on the Heartect platform, the new gen Celerio will see a premium command over its outgoing counterpart, which is priced from Rs 4.65 to 6.25 lakhs. It will compete with Hyundai Santro, Tata Tiago, Datsun GO and Maruti WagonR.