Maruti Suzuki Celerio has been receiving an overwhelming response from car buyers across the nation. The vehicle has registered an over 14,000 bookings withing 2 weeks from launch- making it 1000 units a day. Its AMT version accounts for around 51 per cent of total bookings. Maruti Celerio comes as a replacement for the A-Star and Estilo hatchbacks in India.
The larger air dam with horizontal bars merges with the grill; the curvy front facade flaunts the two chrome appliqué strips running along the grill decently. The circular fog lamp housing enhances the overall appearance of the vehicle.Strong muscular line running along the hood blends with the A pillar which gives the vehicle a wider stance and bigger road presence. Short antenna is provided at the front of the vehicle above the front windscreen. At the side, the car looks fairly large as compared to the A-star, owing to the wider doors and greenhouse area. The side crease which runs along from the tail lamp cluster across the C pillar end towards the front fender and imparts a bold character into the vehicle. While the bottom crease add muscles to the car. The newly styled outside rear view mirrors are internally adjustable and boost bright side repeaters. The car is equipped with premium pull type door handles which are found in the premium hatchbacks. The six spoke silver colored alloy wheels in the top end variant look sportier with the flowing type design dressed on 14 inch radials. At the back, the vehicle is similar to A-Star , in terms of tail lamp design.
The tail lamp in this hatch is larger than its predecessor and also bolder with crease line starting through it. The vehicle sports large windscreen with top mounted bright brake light which in turn helps well while reversing. The rear head strains are integrated which helps in providing wide angle view. The middle crease line also runs along the boot door through the tail lamps. Boot opening latch is similar to that of Swift. The top end variant is provided with rear spoiler having LED brake lights which add sportiness into this curvaceous aerodynamic hatch. According to Maruti, this car is based on Cico styling, which interprets to curve in curve out design.Maruti Celerio gets a dual tone interior design with beige being one of the shades. Inside the cabin, the vehicle gets characteristic Suzuki traits and parts that can be found on the other models of the Japanese carmaker.
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
|Seating Capacity||5 Person|
|No of Seating Rows||2 Rows|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||35 litres|
|Engine & Transmission|
|Max Power||67 bhp @ 6000 RPM|
|Max Torque||90 Nm @ 3500 RPM|
|Mileage (ARAI)||23.1 kmpl|
|Alternate Fuel||Not Applicable|
|No of gears||5 Gears|
|Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres|
|Suspension Front||MacPherson strut with coil spring|
|Suspension Rear||3-link rigid axle with coil spring|
|Front Brake Type||Disc|
|Rear Brake Type||Drum|
|Steering Type||Electronic Power Steering|
|Minimum Turning Radius||4.7 metres|
|Front Tyres||155 / 80 R13|
|Rear Tyres||155 / 80 R13|