Maruti Baleno Option: The price of Baleno starts from Rs.6.6 lakhs and goes up to around Rs.10 lakhs. But today we are going to tell you about a better vehicle available in this price range.
Maruti Suzuki Fronx Details:
Maruti Suzuki Baleno is the best-selling premium hatchback car in the country. It regularly features in the list of top-selling cars. The price of Baleno starts from Rs.6.6 lakhs and goes up to around Rs.10 lakhs. But today we are going to tell you about a better vehicle available in this price range. Its looks are better than Baleno and it is going to give up to 28 km in mileage too.
The car we are talking about is the Maruti Suzuki Fronx which the company introduced in the Indian market some time ago. The Maruti Suzuki Fronx is based on the company’s Baleno but several changes have been made to give it an SUV-like look.
Maruti Suzuki Fronx Price:
Maruti Suzuki Fronx price starts at Rs. 7.46 Lakh and goes up to Rs. 13.14 Lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Maruti offers it in a total of 5 variants: Sigma, Delta, Delta+, Zeta, and Alpha. CNG powertrain is available in Sigma and Delta. The seating capacity of the Maruti Fronx is 5 people. This crossover SUV has a boot space of 308 liters.
Maruti Suzuki Fronx Engine and Transmission:
Maruti has introduced two engines: a 1-liter turbo-petrol engine (100PS/148Nm) with mild-hybrid technology and a 1.2-litre Dualjet petrol unit (90PS/113Nm) from the Baleno. The former is mated to a 5-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic while the latter is mated to a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed AMT. The CNG variant uses the 1.2-litre petrol engine and produces 77.5PS and 98.5Nm, and is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission only.
Mileage of Maruti Fronx:
- 1-litre MT: 21.5 kmpl
- 1-litre AT: 20.1 kmpl
- 1.2-litre MT: 21.79 kmpl
- 1.2-litre AMT: 22.89kmpl
- 1.2-litre CNG: 28.51 km/kg
Features and Safety of Fronx:
Its feature list includes a 9-inch infotainment system with wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, head-up display, cruise control, and auto climate control. For safety, it gets six airbags, an electronic stability program (ESP), a hill-hold assist, a 360-degree camera, ISOFIX child seat anchors, and ABS with EBD.