Fiat’s 1.3L MultiJet Diesel Engine – List of All Indian Cars that Run on it [Updated]

Often called as the National Engine of India, Fiat’s MultiJet diesel engine has been one engine which is used by many manufacturers here in India on their cars. We have many people who come to us and ask us about all the cars which run on this engine. To save you out of this confusion here we compile a list of all Indian cars that carry this fabulous engine.

List of Companies That Share this Engine in India:

  • Tata Motors
  • Maruti Suzuki
  • Premier
  • Chevrolet
  • Fiat
  • Hindustan Motors (Expected)
Swift siblings are the largest selling Multijet cars in India

There are broadly the following forms in which this engine is used in India.

  1. One which produces 75PS of power and 190Nm of torque – mostly used in B segment hatchbacks. These cars generally use Fixed Geometry Turbo. General Motor’s latest Sail U-VA and Sail sedan use this in this FGT form but power and torque output stand at 78PS and 205Nm
  2. Second, which produces 90 PS of power and 200Nm of torque – for heavier cars and C-segment sedans. These cars generally use Variable Geometry Turbo.
  3. And then there is the third category which is a 3-cylinder form which is used on Chevy Beat Diesel

List of All Current Cars Which Use Fiat’s 1.3L MultiJet Diesel Engine

  1. Chevrolet Beat TCDi
  2. Fiat Linea
  3. Fiat Grande Punto
  4. Fiat Linea Classic
  5. Fiat Grande Punto Sport
  6. Maruti Suzuki Ritz
  7. Maruti Suzuki Swift
  8. Maruti Suzuki Dzire
  9. Maruti Suzuki SX4
  10. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
  11. TATA Indica Vista Quadrajet
  12. Tata Vista D90
  13. TATA Indigo Manza Quadrajet
  14. Premier Rio 1.3 Multijet
  15. Chevrolet Sail Hatch
  16. Chevrolet Sail Sedan
  17. Chevrolet Enjoy MPV

Upcoming Cars That Will Use Fiat’s MultiJet Diesel Engine

Upcoming Linea facelift will bring in the 1.6L Multijet to India early next year. Click pic for Linea FL spyshots & Details

A bigger 1.6L Multijet diesel is also coming to India and will debut on Next-Gen Fiat Linea which is scheduled to be launched early next year. Test mules of which we broke out exclusively on 13th August 2013. Furthermore, Maruti’s crossovers will also use this bigger motor from Fiat (Read More).


10 thoughts on “Fiat’s 1.3L MultiJet Diesel Engine – List of All Indian Cars that Run on it [Updated]

  1. No wonder Fiat makes the best diesel engines in the world which have high fuel efficiency and really long life. Not to mention their cars having an exceptional longevity: a proof seen in Mumbai roads still running the Premier Padmini.

    1. Italian craftsmenship is highly focused on great designs. Fiat’s companies also make high quality performance equipment OEM type for other premium brands as well. Think of Fiat as a car maker that tries to give it’s customers certain build quality, certain performance of german/european cars in the price bracket of Japanese passenger cars.

  2. I am willing to open a automobile industry .. i want 4 cylinder 2500cc engine for sedan… it must have a turbo charger… m looking to buy engine from fiat… m looking for some power full engines to my new coming car… is there any engine of 2.2 ,2.4,2l to creat such a boosting power? If u are interested , plz rpy to my email

  3. hi
    i have a car opel astra deisel 1.7 its too old 1999. i want to change its engine. plz guide me which engine i can buy n what cost will be ??

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