Top Entry Level Car – Maruti Alto BS6 2020 in India
Maruti Suzuki Alto is one of the best entry-level cars to buy. It has amazing mileage and well suited for beginners who want to learn driving. As this car doesn’t have that mad acceleration it is well suited for beginners. keep reading the full article of BS6 Maruti Suzuki Alto to get more information on the car.
The Maruti Suzuki Alto ranges from 3.71 L-5.35 L on-road Bangalore. The car is available in 1 engine option which is the 796 cc petrol unit. There is no automatic transmission available in this particular car. The car returns a mileage of around 22.05 km/l(ARAI tested).
ENGINE OPTIONS AND VARIANTS:
There are 8 variants available in this car. STD, STD(O), LXi, LXi(O), VXi, VXi plus, LXi CNG, LXi(O) CNG. Although the car has a similar engine the tuning is quite different from version to version. The CNG unit of the car produces 40 bhp of power and 60 nm of torque. You can extract up to 31.59 km/l of mileage if you use CNG in your Alto. The non-CNG unit of the car produces 47 bhp of power and 69 nm of torque. And you can get around 22.05 km/l of mileage from this engine. The drivetrain of the car is FWD. And tyre configuration of all the variants is similar at 145/80 R12 at both front and rear.
The car is not that big in dimensions. The car has 3,445 mm of length, 1,515 mm of width, and 1,475 mm of height. You can carry up to 5 people in this car. But not comfortably. The car has AC, front power windows, and Vinyl/Fabric mixture seat upholstery.
Safety-wise the car comes with 2 airbags, seat belt warning system, Electronic brake force distribution, and brake assist. The car gets engine immobilizer, remote central locking and child seat lock. The car also gets a single-zone manual AC with common fan speed control, heater, rear parking sensors, and 12 V power outlets.
The car has 4 way manually adjustable front co-driver seat and 4 way manually adjustable driver seat. The car has bench-type rear seats, dual-tone black and beige coloured interior, folding rear seats, and front/rear headrests.
The instrument cluster of the car doesn’t provide much information. The car has analog and digital instrument cluster with information like 2 trip meters, a digital clock, low fuel level warning.
ENTERTAINMENT AND INFOTAINMENT BS6 MARUTI SUZUKI ALTO:
The car provides some amazing features and you will be amazed by looking at these features in this price range. The car comes with smart connectivity like android auto, apple car play. The car gets an integrated music system, touch-screen display, GPS navigation, 2 speakers, USB, AUX and Bluetooth connectivity, MP3 playback, AM/FM radio, and iPod connectivity.
SUSPENSION, STEERING, RIVALS, AND WARRANTY OF BS6 MARUTI SUZUKI ALTO:
The car gets Mac Pherson Strut front suspension and 3-link rigid axle rear suspension. The car has disc brakes at the front end and drum brakes at the rear end. The minimum turning radius of the car is 4.6 meters and it has a power-assisted steering wheel. The steering wheel type is steel rim and it has a steel type spare wheel also.
The car comes with 2 years and 40,000 km warranty. The car rivals Renault Kwid and Datsun Redi-go. And the car comes in 6 colours. Granite Grey, Cerulean Blue, Mojito Green, Uptown Red, Silky Silver, and Solid White.