Maruti Suzuki, country's leading automaker on Wednesday officially launched the new 2019 Maruti Ignis small car in India at a starting price of Rs 4.79 lakh (ex-showroom India). Packed with new safety features, the new Ignis hatchback gets Reverse Parking Assist System, Co-Driver Seat Belt Reminder and High Speed Alert System as standard features across all the variants. The new 2019 Ignis now comes with a distinct new look whereas the mechanical front remains unchanged. Further enhancing the overall design appeal, the company has added roof rails on the Zeta and Alpha variants. Mahindra XUV300 Vs Maruti Vitara Brezza: Prices, Specifications, Features & Variants - Comparison
The new Ignis is offered in 4 trim levels - Sigma, Delta, Zeta, and Alpha. The updated iteration of Ignis is also equipped with dual airbags, ABS with EBD, seat belt pre-tensioners and ISOFIX – child seat restraint system as standard. Dimensionally, the new Maruti Suzuki Ignis measures 3700mm, 1690mm and 1595mm in length, width and height respectively. The wheelbase and ground clearance of the car stands at 2435mm and 180mm respectively.
The new 2019 Maruti Ignis is offered in 9 shades - Nexa Blue, Glistening Grey, Silky Silver, Pearl Arctic White, Tinsel Blue, Uptown Red, Tinsel Blue with Pearl Arctic White, Tinsel Blue with Midnight Black and Uptown Red with Midnight Black.
Mechanically, the new Maruti Suzuki Ignis comes powered by the same 1.2-litre VVT, 4-cylinder petrol engine that is mated to a 5-speed manual and 5-speed AMT gearbox. The engine is tuned to make 81bhp @ 6000 rpm of maximum power with peak torque of 113Nm @ 4200 rpm. The company claims that the new 2019 Maruti Ignis is capable of returing fuel economy of 20.89 kmpl.
Here are variant-wise prices of the new Ignis 2019:-
|Variants||Ex-Showroom Price (Manual)||Ex-Showroom Price (AMT)|
|Sigma||Rs 4.79 Lakh||-|
|Delta||Rs 5.40 Lakh||Rs 5.87 Lakh|
|Zeta||Rs 5.82 Lakh||Rs 6.29 Lakh|
|Alpha||Rs 6.67 Lakh||Rs 7.14 Lakh|
Mr. R S Kalsi, Senior Executive Director (Marketing and Sales) - Maruti Suzuki India, said, “Today, IGNIS has changed the way customers look at the premium compact segment. IGNIS has established itself as a complete package for those who seek the unconventional. Taking passenger safety to next level, we have loaded IGNIS with more safety features. These will be offered as standard across all variants. To enhance the design of IGNIS and give it a strong road presence, new roof rails are offered in Zeta and Alpha variants. We are confident that the updated version of IGNIS will be even more attractive for the premium urban car user.”