Rumours regarding the launch of the diesel version of Maruti Suzuki Celerio have been surfacing for quite some time now. Several spy shots of the car have appeared on the Internet and now, fresh reports have suggested that the vehicle could be launched in the month of May. Though nothing of the sort has been dictated by Maruti Suzuki themselves, recent events indicate an imminent launch.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
In a latest development, a spyshot of hundreds of Celerio models has been surfaced on the Internet. Interestingly, a close-up of this picture reveals a ZDi logo on the back, which further verifies the launch of a diesel version. This car is expected to be fitted with a 793 cc engine that develops around 55 BHP of output and peak torque of 150 Nm.
Post launch, Maruti Suzuki Celerio diesel is going to be one of the most fuel efficient vehicles in India. Reports claim that this car will have a mileage of around 30 kmpl, which is quite impressive. There have been reports regarding the introduction of an automatic version at a later stage. Experts are of the opinion that this car is likely to have a price range between Rs. 4.8 lakh and Rs. 5.8 lakh.