Festive season has started and is in its top gear right now. There are discounts and offers everywhere you look, be it clothing sector or any other sector. The Automotive sector has always been one of the biggest discounted markets during the festive season and this time the scene is no different.
All major manufacturers are offering huge discounts and other customer centric schemes to take the full benefit of the festive season. Maruti Suzuki has decided not to stay behind and has joined the festivities by announcing big discounts on their range of cars. Let’s now take a look at them and find out how is Maruti playing the discount card this season.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 45,000
The Alto 800 is the cheapest car in the Maruti lineup with prices starting at Rs. 2.52 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The car is currently getting a total maximum discount of up Rs 45,000. This includes cash discounts and exchange bonus. The Alto 800 gets powered by a 796 cc engine producing 49 Bhp of power along with 69 Nm of torque
Total Discounts upto Rs. 55,000
The Alto K10 is one peppy car from the Maruti stables and perfect for small families and youths on budget. The company is currently offering a huge discount of Rs. 50,000 on the car making it a great value this season. Also, the AMT transmission equipped variants are being given away with even bigger Rs. 55,000 discount. The Alto K10 is already among the most affordable automatic cars in the country and with this discount applied, it seems to be the best to have one.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 65,000
The current generation Wagon R will soon be replaced by the upcoming new Wagon R. But before that, Maruti Suzuki is offering big discounts on the tall boy designed hatch to null the stock. It is being offered with Rs. 55,000 off on the asking price, which is a great deal if you ask us. Apart from this, the AMT equipped variants have an even higher Rs. 60,000 discount on the retail price. The CNG variants, on the other hand, are too being offered with a discount of Rs. 60,000.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 60,000
The Celerio has recently got a tough new competitor in the form of the new Hyundai Santro. Maruti is already working on the new generation of the car but meanwhile, the company is offering big discounts to maintain traction during the festive season. The Celerio is being offered with a discount of Rs. 45,000 for the LXi trim and Rs. 55,000 for the ZXi trim. Along with this, the AMT variants are also being dished away with a massive Rs. 60,000 discount, making it a good choice as a small automatic hatch.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 7,000
Maruti’s popular people mover, the Eeco is now last in line of compact MPV made by the company as the Omni has been discontinued recently. The car is being offered with a discount of Rs. 7,000 and the car starts at Rs. 3.32 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Eeco gets powered by 1.2 litre engine good enough for 73 Bhp of power along with 101 Nm of torque. If you want a large, spacious vehicle as an everyday ride for your family and are tight on budget, the Eeco can be the car you want. It also has a CNG variant if mileage is your priority.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 75,000
The LUV or Life Utility Vehicle as the company marketed it is one of the best affordable MPVs in the country right now. Though in its last days, the current generation Ertiga is still an excellent car to own. It will be soon replaced by a new, bigger model and Maruti is offering the biggest pie of discount on Ertiga to clear the stocks. Currently, the car gets a discount of Rs. 30,000 for the petrol variants and a massive Rs. 70,000 for the diesel variants. The CNG variant of the car is also on discount and gets Rs. 25,000 off on its asking price.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 35,000
The Swift is one car we have always loved despite the fact that it has some shortcomings. This Maruti success story is being currently offered with Rs. 25,000 discount for the petrol variants. The diesel variants on the other hands get a bigger discount of Rs. 35,000 on the retail price of the car. The fun to drive hatch is one of the best drivers car around and with the added discounts, it becomes better value than ever.
Total Discounts upto Rs. 40,000
Last on this list comes the Maruti Suzuki’s best selling compact sedan, the Dzire. The popular sedan is also being offered with exellent discounts by the company making it a value for money prospect this festive season. This includes Rs. 25,000 discount on the petrol powered variants and a larger Rs. 40,000 discount on the diesel variants. The Dzire shares its engine details with the swift and is also among the best fun to drive cars in its segment. And yeah, it offers oodles of style too.