Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Quick Review:
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd was formerly known as Maruti Udyog Ltd. It is a subsidiary of the Japanese automotive manufacturer Suzuki. The Government of India was the founder and owner of the company between 1981 to 2003. In 2003 the Government of India sold the company to Suzuki Motor Corporation.
The latest product of this brand is Maruti Ertiga. With smart Hybrid technology, S-CNG technology, and a stylish look, the company defines the next-gen Ertiga as the Technology Meets Style. The Ertiga has a bold personality.
The Maruti Ertiga has 1 Petrol Engine and 1 CNG Engine up for grab. We will be discussing the petrol engine in detail here.
The interior of the car is well designed to match the ongoing fashion and look of the car. The dual-tone dashboard comes equipped with Tachometer, electronic Multi-Tripmeter, digital clock, outside temperature display, digital odometer. The gear shift knob comes with a chrome finish.
Now coming to the outer look of the Maruti Ertiga, the headlights are adjustable. There is front fog light, but there is no rear fog light. The exterior rearview mirror is power-adjustable. The window is furnished with a wiper, washer, and defogger. The wheels are alloy wheels.
Dimension and capacity:
The Maruti Ertiga is 4395mm in length; width is 1735mm; height is 1690mm with a ground clearance of 180mm and a wheelbase of 2740mm. This car comes with a boot capacity of 209 liters. The passenger capacity of Maruti Ertiga is seven, along with five doors. The car’s Kerb weight is 1135-1170kg, whereas the gross weight is 1740kg. the front and the rear tread of the car are 1510mm and 1520mm, respectively.
Engine and Transmission:
The car has a K15 Smart Hybrid type of engine, with a displacement of 1462cc. the engine has four cylinders, and each cylinder has 4 DOHC configuration valves. The Maruti Ertiga’smax power is 103.26bhp@6000rpm, and the max torque is 138nm@4400rpm. The engine has an MPFI (Multi-Point Fuel Injection) fuel supply system. This car’s engine is auto transmitted with Front Wheel Drive (FWD) type
First service at 10000 KM or 12 months and cost 1899 rupees, second service at 20000 Km or 24 months and cost 3749, third service 30000 KM or 36 months, cost 4999 rupees, fourth service 40000 or 48 months, cost 3749 rupees.
Fuel and performance:
Maruti Ertiga engine is a petrol engine with a mileage of 17.99kmpl as per ARAI. The fuel tank has a capacity of 45 liters. This car can reach a top speed of 164 kmph.
Suspension, steering and break:
Maruti Ertiga is designed keeping in mind with passenger’s comfort with MacPherson Strut in the front suspension and Torsion Beam and Coil Spring in the rear suspension. It also has a power steering wheel with a tilt steering column. The gear type of the car is Rack & Pinion. Maruti Ertiga has a turning radius of 5.2 meters. The break type ventilated Disc in front and Drum in the rear for a safer drive.
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga wears tyres of 185/65 R15 size include steel and alloy wheels.
Passengers’ safety is a top priority for all brands, including Maruti. Maruti Ertiga comes with an anti-lock braking system with brake assist. The doors come with a power lock and child safety lock. There is a button on the driver’s door, which helps in centrally locking the door. The anti-theft alarm in the car protects the car from being stolen. There are two numbers of airbags in the car, one for the driver and the other for the passenger. The driver’s rearview mirror has day-night protection, and the passenger seat also gets a rearview mirror.
The passengers in the rear seat are secure with a belt. The dashboard comes with warning signs for the seat belt and door ajar. Maruti Ertiga is protected with side and front impact beams.
The vehicle has a stability control system along with an engine immobilizer and crash sensor. The fuel tank is centrally mounted.
Comfort and convenience:
The comfort and convenience of the car are specially taken care of. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga has a power steering and power front and rear windows. The driver’s seat is adjustable for the convenience of the driver. The car is fully air-conditioned for summer and has a heater option for chill winter. The interior climate of the car can be automatically adjusted with that of the outside temperature.
The trunk has a light inside. The dashboard provides an indicator of when the fuel is low. There is a vanity mirror in front on the top of the passenger’s seat. There is also a rear reading light and rear seat headrest. The headrests in the front are adjustable. There is an armrest in the rear seat center. There are cup holders in front. The dashboard has an engine start and stops button.
The top speed of this car is 164 KMPH. If you are looking for a comfortable car, then this car will be best for you.
The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes in different base models like: Ertiga LXI, Ertiga VXI, Retiga CNG VXI, Ertiga ZXI, Ertiga VXI AT, Ertiga ZXI plus, Ertiga ZXI AT. You can choose between these as your budget permits.
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Price:
Suzuki has set Ertiga price at 7.81 lakh- 10.59 lakh ex-showroom.
- LXI petrol base model price – 7.81 lakh ex-showroom.
- VXI petrol price – 9.41 lakh ex-showroom.
- VXI CNG base model price – 10.28 lakh ex-showroom.
- ZXI petrol base model price – 10.31 lakh ex-showroom.
- VXI AT petrol price – 10.71 lakh ex-showroom
- ZXI Plus petrol price – 10.87 lakh ex-showroom
- ZXI AT petrol price – 11.72 lakh ex-showroom.
These prices are for manual transmission only.
The beautiful five different colors that the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes in are Pearl Arctic White, Metallic Silky Silver, Pearl Metallic Auburn Red, Pearl Metallic Oxford Blue, and Metallic Magma Grey.
The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga gets a good rating of 4.6 out of 5. There are though mixed reviews by the users. Some just love them, and some have few problems with the car.
Coming to the positive reviews. The Maruti Ertiga gets the point on a long-run highway drive. On price which is reasonable for a 7-seater. It also gets the point on mileage. The users love Maruti Ertiga as a great family car.