Maruti Launches The Updated Wagon R in India

Maruti Launches The Updated Wagon R in India

The tall-boy gets a mid-cycle upgrade with brand-new functions, colours, and upgraded engines. Outside upgrades consist of brand-new dual-tone tones with a black roofing and blacked-out alloys. New functions consist of hill-hold help (just for AMT) and 4 speakers (earlier just 2 were used).


Powered by upgraded DualJet Double VVT 1.2-litre and 1-litre gas engines with an idle start-stop system as requirement. The upgraded engines are more fuel effective and the 1.2-litre engine now produces more power (+9 PS). CNG now readily available in the mid-spec VXI version.

Maruti has actually primarily upgraded the powertrains of the Wagon R, which is now powered by most current DualJet Double VVT engines, which are currently present in automobiles like the brand-new Baleno, Celerio, Swift and Dzire. The hatchback now gets an idle start-stop system as basic, which has actually increased the fuel economy.

The 1.2-litre engine now produces 90PS, seeing a 9PS power increase. The 1-litre gas produces 1PS less than the earlier variation, while the CNG’s power has actually lowered by 2PS. The fuel economies have actually enhanced by approximately 5kmpl for 1.2-litre and approximately 4kmpl for 1-litre engines. The upgraded Wagon R continues with a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Android Car and Apple CarPlay, electrically ran ORVMs, double front air bags (now basic), and rear parking sensing units.


Maruti has actually introduced the upgraded Wagon R, which is it’s 2nd launch in February after the Baleno. The upgraded hatchback is now priced from Rs 5.39 lakh to Rs 7.10 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The rates have actually increased by as much as Rs 35,000, however the previous top-spec ZXI has actually gotten less expensive by Rs 8,000. The VXI alternative gains the CNG choice however loses the 1.2-litre gas engine. A brand-new variety topping ZXI+ variation has actually been presented.

Outside modifications onboard the 2022 Wagon R consist of the addition of brand-new blacked-out alloy wheels. You can now go with a dual-tone shade on the top-spec ZXI+ version. The double tone alternatives consist of Gallant Red (brand-new) and Lava Grey, both paired with a black roofing system.

Engines 1.2-litre petrol 1-litre petrol 1-litre petrol-CNG
Power 90PS 67PS 57PS
Torque 113Nm 89Nm 82.1Nm
Transmission options 5-speed manual / AMT 5-speed manual / AMT 5-speed manual
Fuel economy 24.35kmpl / 25.19kmpl 23.56kmpl / 24.43kmpl 34.05km/kg

The cabin likewise gets a brand-new dual-tone beige and dark grey assortment shade for the upholstery. New function additions consist of 4 speakers (earlier used with 2) and hill-hold help (just for AMT).

Maruti is providing the Wagon R through membership too, beginning at Rs 12,300 monthly. It competes with the Tata Tiago, Hyundai Santro, and Datsun GO.

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