New Maruti Suzuki Ignis launched: Priced higher than before

Maruti Suzuki showcased the facelifted version of the Ignis at the 2020 Auto Expo. The Ignis has now been launched officially at Rs 4.89 lakh, which is Rs 6,000 more expensive than the previous version. All the variants of the car are now Rs 6,000 more expensive than the respective variants before. There are a total of seven variants. Here is a detailed price list of the all the variants.

Maruti Ignis Facelift 2

2020 Maruti Ignis variant-wise prices (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Variant BS6 price BS4 price
Sigma Rs 4.89 lakh Rs 4.83 lakh
Delta Rs 5.67 lakh Rs 5.61 lakh
Zeta Rs 5.89 lakh Rs 5.83 lakh
Alpha Rs 6.73 lakh Rs 6.67 lakh
Delta AMT Rs 6.14 lakh Rs 6.08 lakh
Zeta AMT Rs 6.36 lakh Rs 6.30 lakh
Alpha AMT Rs 7.20 lakh Rs 7.14 lakh
The new Maruti Suzuki Ignis gets cosmetic changes to make it look intimidating on the roads. The front-end of the vehicle gets most of the changes. The grille has been replaced with a new one, which is heavily inspired by the S-Presso and the Jimny. The bumper has also been updated and the fog lamp housings are more prominent to add the muscular and young look. There is also a new scuff plate in the front. From the side and the rear, the Ignis remains similar to the previous version of the car. The Ignis remains the most affordable car in the Nexa line-up.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited said,

“IGNIS enjoys a special place in the Maruti Suzuki NEXA portfolio and has been appreciated for its peppy drivability and spacious interiors. We have recognised an increasing preference for feature loaded cars that have SUV-like high seating position and dominant road presence. We are confident that the all new IGNIS with its SUV design and spacious interiors will appeal to the customers.”

Maruti Suzuki has also introduced two new colour options with the Ignis. There is a new Lucent Orange and a Turquoise Blue shades available with the car. Additionally, three new dual-tone shades are also available with the car. There is a Nexa Blue with Black roof and Nexa Blue with Silver. The third new colour option is the Lucent orange with Black roof. These new dual-tone options are only available with the Zeta and Alpha trim levels of the car at an additional payment of Rs 13,000.

Ignis

Mechanically, the Maruti Suzuki Ignis remains unchanged. It gets powered by a 1.2-litre, four-cylinder petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 83 PS and peak torque of 113 Nm. The power and torque figures remain unchanged. There are both 5-speed manual and 5-speed automatic AMT transmission options available with the car too. Maruti Suzuki has not announced the fuel efficiency figures though. The cabin remains unchanged and the only new feature is the 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with new Smart Play Studio system.