Maruti Suzuki has released the first TVC of their upcoming car – the S-Presso in the Indian market. While the official launch of the car is still a few days away, Maruti Suzuki has released an official teaser video that shows a glimpse of the car.
The all-new Maruti Suzuki S-Presso will be sold through the Arena dealership network of the brand all through India. It will get a crossover-inspired design, which essentially makes it look like a mini Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The car gets a sleek grille up front and flared wheel arches. Overall, it looks like a mini crossover. The S-Presso is targetted at the youths and will be positioned below the Maruti Suzuki WagonR in the Indian market. However, both the vehicles will cater to different market segment. The Maruti Suzuki WagonR is aimed at the customers who want to move around with the families while the S-Presso will be aimed at the young professionals and college students.
Since it is aimed at the young generation, it gets a lot of design aspects that will the SUV loving generation in India. The S-Presso gets angular headlamps and small tail lamps at the rear. While the car will be available in four variants, the latest set of spy pictures of the base variant of the car show that it gets black bumpers, black grille, black ORVMs and door handles and black steel rims. The higher-end variants will get chrome grille and the parts finished in the body colour of the vehicle.
The cabin of the all-new Maruti Suzuki S-Presso will be designed in a funky way too. We may get to see colour highlights all the seats and the dashboard just like the Ignis. Also, it will get features like a 7.0-inch Smart Play infotainment system, controls mounted on the steering wheel, a good looking instrument cluster and more such features.
The S-Presso will be the most affordable car that will be based on the HEARTECT platform. It measures 3,5,65mm in length, 1,520mm in width and 1,564mm in height. It gets a wheelbase of 2,380mm. Also, the kerb weight is only 726 kg, which will ensure that the car remains one of the most fuel-efficient vehicles in the country. Also, it will be the lightest ever car in the Maruti Suzuki line-up. It should be noted that the S-Presso will meet the BNVSAP norms laid out of the Indian government and will strictly adhere to safety.
The top-end variant of the S-Presso will get 14-inch wheels and chrome grille. However, all the variants will get powered by the same 1.0-litre petrol engine that will produce a maximum of 68 PS and peak torque of 90 Nm. It will get a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed AMT automatic depending on the variant. It will be the first car to get the 1.0-litre BS6 engine option from the manufacturer.
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