Maruti Suzuki has opened bookings for the New Generation Alto K10, bookings can be done at an amount of Rs. 11,000 across all Maruti Suzuki Arena showroom or online on the car makers website. The car maker has also revealed the New Alto K1s front profile which looks totally new and different from the outgoing model.
The front profile now comes with an black mesh grille, sleek roundish headlamps placed on the edges of the bonnet, new wide and prominent bumper, new design wheels with wheel caps in silver finish. The new generation Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 has sold over 4.32 million units so far. The Alto rivals the Hyundai Santro and the Renault KWID and also hits on its sibling the Maruti Suzuki Celerio.
Mr. Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, “with over 4.32 million customers, Alto is the most influential car brand in the country. Immensely loved by Alto families, the legendary Alto is a testament to an iconic brand that evolved itself with the changing aspirations of young India. With a strong brand legacy of 22 years, Alto has become a symbol of pride, trust, and reliability and been a very successful product for Suzuki. The All-New Alto K10 will democratize new age technology and features in the hatchback cars. We are confident that the All-New Alto K10 together with Alto 800 will bring pride of ownership & joy of mobility to many more customers in India.”
Mr. CV Raman, Chief Technical Officer (Engineering), Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, “Brand Alto has always been a symbol of pride of ownership, reliability and peace of mind. The All-New Alto K10 has been designed and developed with the core philosophy of redefining the hatchback segment in the country. Built on Suzuki’s signature HEARTECT platform, the All-New Alto K10 will ensure a safe, comfortable and enjoyable driving experience while offering an excellent NVH performance. We have laid special focus on offering a modern design, a spacious cabin and a technology driven, user-friendly interior interface to cater to our ever-evolving customers.”
On the insides the Alto K10 is expected to come with all new interiors in black theme, floating touch screen AVN system, semi digital instrument cluster, manual AC unit and centrally mounted power window buttons. Powering the Alto K10 will be the 1.0-litre petrol engine that also powers the new Maruti Suzuki Celerio and Maruti Suzuki S-Presso. The motor makes 66bhp and 89Nm of torque. The transmission duties will be handled by a five-speed manual and an AMT unit.