Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: India's leading car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki is planning to launch the diesel variant of its successful hatchback Celerio very soon and with updated features and a high mileage.
According to reports, Maruti Suzuki is likely to launch the 800cc Celerio diesel variant on June 3 and will have a mileage of about 30 kms a litre.
Maruti's most fuel efficiency cars the 2015 DZire offers 26.59 km/ltr while the Ciaz offers 26.21 km/ltr.
Right now, the Celerio is available in petrol and CNG variants which are priced at Rs 3.90 lakh and Rs 4.92 lakh respectively.
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio diesel is expected to be priced in the range of Rs. 4.5-5.5 lakh.
Some of the new features likely to included in the Celerio diesel variant are dual-front airbags and ABS, a 2-DIN music system with steering mounted controls.
According to reports, the Maruti Celerio diesel will be powered by a Suzuki-developed 0.8-liter two-cylinder diesel engine.