Maruti launches new Celerio, calles it "most fuel efficient car"

Maruti Suzuki India’s leading car manufacturer, on Wednesday launched latest version of its popular compact hatchback, Celerio and called it "the most fuel-efficient petrol car" of the country. The car offers a mileage of 26.68 km per litre.

Maruti Suzuki, India’s leading car manufacturer, on Wednesday launched latest version of its popular compact hatchback, Celerio and called it "the most fuel-efficient petrol car" of the country. The car offers a mileage of 26.68 km per litre.

Powered by next-generation Dual Jet, Dual VVT K-Series engine with 'Idle Start-Stop' technology, the car is priced between Rs 4.99 lakh and Rs 6.94 lakh (ex-showroom price).

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"The Indian automobile industry has witnessed an unprecedented shift owing to the pandemic which has given a special impetus to the need for personal mobility. India is primarily a small car market, with nearly 46 per cent of total passenger vehicle sales contributed by the hatchbacks," Maruti Suzuki India Managing Director and CEO, Kenichi Ayukawa, said.

"As a leading car manufacturer, it is our responsibility to drive the revival of the automobile industry. With the all-new Celerio, we endeavour to boost the most important passenger vehicle segment in the country," continued Ayukawa

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