After being in the news for long, Maruti has finally launched the shortened version of its entry level sedan, Dzire. The Dzire now becomes more of a notchback than a sedan with the cut boot. This allows Maruti to fit the new Dzire in the ‘Small’ car category.

Prominent changes & features:

  • Smaller Boot @ 316 liters
  • Approx Rs 25,000 lesser than the existing ‘longer’ Dzire
  • Changes to front grille, stylish bumper, beige interiors and alloys
  • 1.2L petrol engine – 86 BHP @ 6000 RPM, 11.6KGM @ 4000 RPM
  • 1.3L Diesel Engine – 74 BHP @ 4000 RPM & 19.3 KGM @ 2000 RPM
  • Impressive introductory price tag of 4.79 lakhs for Petrol and 5.8 lakh for the diesel

2012 Dzire Price:

Lxi – Rs 4.79 lakh
Vxi – Rs 5.32 lakh
ZXi – Rs 6.19 lakh

Available in VXi petrol – Rs 6.54 lakh

LDi – Rs 5.8 lakh
VDi – Rs 6.31 lakh
ZDi – Rs 7.09 lakh

All prices are Ex-Showroom Delhi

Saad Khan


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