Maruti Suzuki has been known as to cover the budget automobile segment in the early 1980s and it seems the this auto giant is going to redefine the image. The alto K10 has always been proved as a very good example for the budget small car and if we take our look a bit forward then the next step lands us to alto K20.
The sales generated by the pace of alto k10 will now going to be capitalize by the momentum generated by the all new Maruti Suzuki alto K20. The K next peppy engine designed by Suzuki will going to power the car. Increased compression from 11 to 12 for more thermal efficiency is going to be featured by the engine. This better compression ratio is going to result in reduced frictional losses. Engine auto start stop, exhaust gas recirculation and increased mileage. The new engine is obviously is an improvement over the engine to alto K10 engine with 68 horsepower at 6000 RPM and 90 Nm at 3500 RPM. The fuel efficiency is going to be more than 24.07 km/l, showing an absolute increased efficiency.
Maruti Suzuki Alto K20 Specs Features Price
The alto K20 will going to be the FWD (front wheel drive) vehicle with 5 gears and manual transmission. A premium segment car could be launched and that is definitely not to be question that AMT transmission is out of query. The fuel tank capacity of 35 liters going to ensure longer drives with boosting caused by the new hatchback. Alloy wheels going to be shipped with premium segment variations. The rear suspension is the 3 link rigid Axle suspension while the front suspension will be the gas filled McPherson strut.
The main differentiator is going to be the 5 speed AMT gearbox is called ‘auto gear shift’ or AGS by Maruti Suzuki. It has an actuator on the top of conventional gearbox which shifts the gears with the help of electronic sensors. The AGS doesn’t have an impact on the fuel economy and adds just 5 kilos to the total weight.
The ex-showroom price of Rs. 4.5 Lakhs of the Maruti is going to be depicted for the new model with the AGS. the expected colors to be launched are blue, tango orange, gray and white.