Ever since it’s launch back in Sep 2000 , Maruti Suzuki Alto has been one of the top cars to choose from when buying the first car, so much so that that 76% of Alto Customers are first time car buyers . Backed by the trust on a brand like Maruti Suzuki , The ALTO has now achieved a big milestone , by touching 40 lakh mark in sales .
Speaking on the success, Mr. Shashank Srivastava, Executive Director (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, “Alto has been ranked as the No.1 selling car in India for 16th year in a row and we are immensely proud to announce another remarkable milestone of 40 lakh cumulative sales. This has become a sales record never achieved by any other Indian car.” He added “Over the years, brand Alto has established a strong emotional connect with our customers and has become a strong symbol of Pride. We would like to dedicate this achievement to all our proud and happy Alto family members who have trusted and supported us in this journey to become India’s Favourite Car.”
Alto offers one of the best blends of compact modern design, easy manoeuvrability, high fuel efficiency, upgraded safety and comfort features. Alto is India’s first entry level car to become BS6 compliant. It offers a fuel efficiency of 22.05 km/l for Petrol and 31.56 km/kg for CNG.