The new Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Facelift is one of the most important cars from the house of Indo-Japanese auto manufacturer. The sedan was firstly launched in 2015 and succeeded to receive an outstanding response from buyers in the country. The vehicle was further boosted with Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki (SHVS) to attract more customers in India. However the company got to see a huge drop in the sales of this sedan car. That is one of the reasons that company is looking forward to launch facelifted version of Maruti Suzuki Ciaz anytime soon. The new 2018 Ciaz Facelift will see some design as well as features updates. We are expecting this car to offer a diesel engine too. Let’s move to upcoming Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Price in India, launch date, specs, features, mileage etc.
Maruti Ciaz 2018 Design, Interior, Exterior
As per reports the new 2018 Ciaz Facelift has been spotted testing in the country. Most of the upgradations will be done at front of the car that includes single frame grille, fog lamps with gloss black housing, revised bumper and much more.
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Facelift Exterior
As we mentioned above that the new Maruti Suzuki 2018 Ciaz will be launched with some design and dimension changes. Most of its design will be inspired from Chinese Suzuki Alivio. The sedan will offer a new single piece grille, smoked headlamps with chrome look and LED DRLs, larger fog lamps and latest bumpers.
As like Alivio, the new Ciaz will come with black fog lamp enclosure with slim strip along lower lip. If we talk about side profile then let us tell you that it will be much similar with current running model of Ciaz. Moving to rear, the facelift will offer slightly revised detailing on tail lamps.
New Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Interior
From inside, the Ciaz Facelift will have some changes. It will have a new instrument cluster with two pods. The beige and black interior theme will remain same with wooden garnish and chrome surrounds on dashboard. The new MID screen, music system and new tacho will make interior more appealing. The sedan will get a large LCD display placed at the center. The tachometer and speedometer will have new needles chrome boundary. The most of the features of new Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 will be inherited from ongoing model that includes Apple CarPlay, reverse parking camera, navigation system, push start stop and much more.
New Maruti Suzuki CIaz 2018 Specifications
|Engine||Max Power||Peak Torque||Transmission|
|1.3 litre DDiS 200 SHVS||88.5bhp @ 4000rpm||200Nm @ 1750rpm||5-speed Manual & 4-speed Automatic|
|1.4 litre K-Series Petrol||91bhp @ 6000rpm||130Nm @ 4000rpm|
Initially it was reported that 2018 Ciaz Facelift will come with same engine lineup that is in current model. But after some time the news came that the company may launch this sedan car with a 1.3 litre DDiS 200 SHVS and a 1.4 litre K-Series Petrol engine.
The new 1.4 litre K-series petrol engine will be capable of generating 91bhp of power with 130Nm of torque. The tried and tested 1.3 litre four cylinder unit may produce 89bhp of maximum power @4000rpm at 200Nm of peak torque. Both the motors will come with 5 speed manual and a 4 speed automatic gearbox options.
New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Facelift Mileage
As we have no information of new engines, so it will be too early to comment on their mileage. If Maruti retains current units, Ciaz will continue returning up to 20km/l in diesel.
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Launch Date
The official launch date Maruti Ciaz facelift has not been confirmed by company yet. But as per reports suggests, the company can launch this sedan car in upcoming auto expo 2018. The event will begin in second week of February in Delhi. The facelifted model will be available at NEXA outlets after its launch in India.
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Price in India
The new Maruti Suzuki Ciaz is likely to launch with 5 trims that are Sigma, Delta, Zeta, Alpha and Sport. The vehicle will compete with Honda City Facelift and new generation Hyundai Verna in the market. So company will set the price of this facelift version accordingly. The new Maruti Suzuki Ciaz 2018 Price of base model will be around 8.5 lakh rupees. On other hand if you want to buy top model then you will have to pay more than 11 lakh rupees.