We have reported in detail about the upcoming Maruti Celerio Diesel. Now, according to a new report, the detailed specifications of the car have been leaked out on the cyberspace.
We already know that powering the Celerio diesel will be a 800cc mill. According to a report, the engine will displace 793cc and crank out 47 bhp at 3500 rpm and 125 Nm of peak torque at 2000 rpm. Also, it will be the most fuel efficient car in the country when it launches sometime in the first week of June. The ARAI fuel efficiency figures for the Celerio diesel stand at 27.62 kmpl.
The diesel engine will be mated to a 5 speed manual gearbox initially and Maruti may pair it to an AMT unit at a later stage. The Celerio diesel is expected to be priced at around INR 4.5 lakh. The car is expected to reach dealerships soon. Maruti Suzuki will initially commence the production of 100,000 units of this diesel engine. The production might increase in future depending on the demand. Apart from the Celerio hatchback, this engine will also power the upcoming Y9T light pickup truck.
Upon its launch, the Celerio diesel will take on the likes of Chevrolet Beat diesel and Hyundai Grand i10 diesel. Stay tuned to Motoroids for more dope on the Maruti Celerio diesel launch.
via : ACI