Maruti Suzuki today launched a sports variant of Ciaz.
The new variant ‘ Ciaz S’ with petrol variant is priced at Rs 9.39 lakh and the diesel variant at Rs 11.5 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
“Introduction of Ciaz S will further strengthen the position of Ciaz in the market by catering to the requirements of a younger yet premium customer who believes in the sporty spirit of life,” said R.S. Kalsi, Senior Executive Director (Marketing and Sales), Maruti Suzuki.
The new Ciaz S is based on the Alpha trim and gets all the features offered in the top-spec variant. This means the car comes with features like a touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, automatic climate control, cruise control and much more.
The Ciaz S, in particular, comes with new stylish all-black interiors with leather upholstery and chrome accents for the cabin. Safety features include – dual airbags, seat belt pre-tensioner with force limiter, ABS with EBD and ISOFIX (child seat restraint system).
Engine options remain unchanged and the car continues to be powered by the same 91 bhp 1.4-litre petrol and 88 bhp 1.3-litre diesel engine with SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle from Suzuki) system. The petrol version comes with a 5-speed manual gearbox and a 4-speed autobox, while the diesel version only comes with the 5-speed manual unit.
The company added that it has sold over 1.70 lakh units of Ciaz (cumulative) since its launch in October 2014.