Celerio was the first car in India to offer AMT technology. Ever since its launch, it has been a popular city car for urban users.
Maruti Celerio was launched in 2014 and has played a key role in strengthening the position of the company in the hatchback segment. Celerio was the first auto-shift vehicle in the country to be offered and ever since, Maruti has sold over 3 lakh units to date. The car was updated in between of 2017. With no mechanical changes in both interior and exterior the new Celerio was revamped. Celerio is primarily designed for urban life while making the perfect choice for customers who are budgetary and environment friendly.
Here in this article, we will have a look at the complete review of Maruti Suzuki Celerio car. Let us find out the exterior, interior, safety and pricing of this car option. Other important aspects allied to this car will also be discussed.
Because of the large bumper with space on fog lamps (optional for low variants), bold, clear headlamps combined with chrome grill and the Suzuki emblem, the front fascia of the Celerio gives a broad and daring look. As the outlines are introduced from the top of the rear side to the front fender, the side profile receives a lot of attention. The fit-n-end overall is pretty good. The ORVMs have turning indicators now, but only in the top-end version. In the rear, the cluster of the taillight resembles its past models. There are several horizontal lines adding to the boldness.
The Celerio Cabin feels like a complete package with a seat upholstery, dual sound, bluetooth enabled music system, electrically adjustable ORVMs, decent legroom and an excellent front and rear headroom. The instrument cluster is the same as the outgoing model, the seat is very good and the rear seat for 3 medium-sized people is comfortable. The car has a sufficient number of magazines and bottle holders.
Celerio is powered by a 1.0 l K-series engine with a maximum power of 68P and 90Nm of maximum torque is used for the petrol version. A 5-speed manual transmission or Auto Gear Shift (AGS) technology is mated with the engine.
Engine offers a smooth ride however, NVH levels could have been improved further. The 1.1L 3-cylinder engine (petrol) is not refined and AGS could be much smoother and better.
ABS with standard EBD and double airbag, which is another advantage for this car. The Celerio is also safe and sound, being the AGS technology.
In addition to safety features that are not available on some other A-segment hatchbacks, the Maruti Suzuki Celerio has ABS and dual front airbags have been optionally added, adding a safety quotient along with crumble parts and beams that absorb impact.
A sharp bite is attached to the brake pedal on the front and the disc brake on the back of the vehicle. The car stops smoothly without waves. The safety feature list includes the driver side airbag and the standard seat belt warning throughout the range, while the front side airbag and ABS versions are optional. In the case of foot safety and side impact regulations, the vehicle manufacturer has also updated to comply with the Indian safety regulations.
Maruti Celerio Price
Price ranges from 4,32,419/- (Celerio LXI) to 5,52,141/- for the Maruti Suzuki Celerio. The price of Maruti Suzuki Celerio is not too high and anyone from a middle class family can easily afford this car. The best part is that this car is equipped with a lot of extra features that you will get in this price.
In addition to its safety characteristics, features such as AGS and 2 options of fuel (petrol/CNG) are provided in the Maruti Suzuki Celerio. The broad sales network of Maruti also makes Celerio worth buying, together with its excellent after sales services. This is the cheapest and most fuel efficient car that overtakes its competitors with ease.