The 2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire was launched in India in May 2017. In just five months from launch, the sub-compact sedan has crossed the 1 lac sales milestone which, according to Maruti officials is the fastest 1-lac sales mark in the Indian automobile history.
The 2017 Maruti Dzire is currently one of the best sub-4 meter sedans available in Indian market. Maruti has equipped the new Dzire with many premium features such as LED projector headlamps with daytime running lamps, power folding ORVMs, LED rear combination lamps, engine push start-stop button, automatic climate control, leather-wrapped steering wheel and Smartplay touchscreen infotainment system with navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto etc. Dual airbags and ABS with EBD and BA are standard across the range.
The 2017 Maruti Dzire is available with 1.2-litre VVT petrol engine and 1.3-litre DDiS 190 diesel engine. The petrol engine produces 61 kW (81.77 hp) and 113 Nm of torque. The diesel engine develops 55 kW (73.73 hp) and 190 Nm of torque. 5-speed manual and 5-speed AMT are the available transmission choices. The Dzire’s fuel economy rating is 22 km/l (petrol) and 28.4 km/l (diesel).
The 2017 Maruti Dzire’s prices range from INR 5.42 lac to 8.36 lac for petrol and INR 6.34 lac to 9.39 lac for diesel variants. The price converts into PKR 8.7 lac to 13.4 lac for petrol while PKR 10.1 lac to PKR 15.08 lac for diesel versions.
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