2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz has finally introduced in India at a price starting at Rs.8.19lakhs. Almost after 4-years, Ciaz has been designed with an updated design and will be made available in four primary versions- Delta, Sigma, Alpha, and Zeta, both in diesel and petrol options. Maruti Suzuki Alpha, the top-line diesel version is priced at Rs. 10.97 lakhs. In addition with cosmetic and design updates, 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz is featured with safety and new comfort designs along with new petrol engine. In India, Ciaz continues to rival with Honda City, Hyundai Verna and Toyota Yaris as well.
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz remains the same with a pre-facelift variant. However, the all-new Maruti Suzuki has a distinct personality. Compared with other variants, the 2018 model is powered by a new face, re-designed grille, and latest swept-black headlamp cluster, which includes daytime running lamps and projector lamps as well. The front end of the car is featured with beefier design and bigger intake new bumper. This car is further designed with new alloy wheel and new LED tail lamps as well.
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz first introduced in the year 2014. Therefore, it is the first facelift that Maruti Suzuki variants received.
Interior of the 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz is almost same as the previous variant. Few alterations include the new steering wheel and faux wood inserts along with new upholstery. The car is further designed with Smartphone connectivity in form of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Suzuki Connect Telematics system (Suzuki’s recently introduced). The additional changes include- color and cruise control.
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz is featured with latest 1.5-liter K-Series petrol engine paired with mild-hybrid technology. It replaces the older variants 1.4-liter unit. The all-new Ciaz produces 138Nm of torque and 103 horsepower. It is for the first time that the company introduces a mild-hybrid system on a petrol engine. This supercar is rated at 20.28 kmpl for the automatic variant and 21.56 kmpl for the manual gearbox, when comes to fuel efficiency it is the best-in-class gearbox version. This supercar will be designed with similar 1.3-0liter turbo charged diesel engine, which accelerates 200 NM of torque and 89 Horse Power paired with 28.09 kmpl fuel-efficiency option.
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz will throw a great competition to its older rivals like Hyundai Verna, Honda City, and the Toyota Yaris. The car is optioned with a three-wheel option to opt from 15-inch Silver Alloy wheel, 15-inch precision cut alloy wheel and 15-inch steel wheels with full wheel caps. The all-new Ciaz is offered with 7 color options, which includes Pearl midnight Black, Metallic magma grey, Pearl Sangria Red, Pearl Snow White, Nexa Blue, Metallic Premium Silver, and Pearl Metallic dignity Brown.