New Delhi: After the successful launch of the Tata Punch last year and the recent arrival of the Hyundai Alcazar, the Indian SUV market is witnessing an incredible surge in demand. Such has been the response from consumers that waiting periods for these SUVs have stretched up to six months. In light of this, Maruti Suzuki is now working on an ambitious plan to enter the entry-level SUV market.
Maruti Suzuki is gearing up to introduce the Maruti Suzuki Hustler, a compact SUV, not only for the Indian market but also for global sales. The model launched in India will have specifications, powertrains, and features tailored to meet the country’s unique conditions, keeping the pricing competitive.
Design and Features of the New Maruti Suzuki Hustler
The new Maruti Suzuki Hustler is expected to come with a refreshed look and design, including front bumper garnish, metallic-look grille, and a gloss black-finished dashboard. It will showcase J-Style II styling and equipment packages in this facelifted model.
Powerful Engine Options
Maruti Suzuki will offer the new Hustler with powerful engine options. The first engine is a 658cc unit capable of producing 52PS of power and 51Nm of torque. The second turbocharged engine will generate 64PS of power and 63Nm of torque, providing impressive performance.
Exciting Features in the Maruti Suzuki Hustler
The new Suzuki Hustler is set to introduce several modern features, including a sunroof, digital display, 360-degree camera, rear sensors, power windows, power side mirrors, air conditioning, ABS, smartphone connectivity, digital console, and airbags, among others.
Launch and Pricing
While Maruti Suzuki has officially unveiled the Hustler at the Tokyo Motor Show, the launch date for the Indian market has not been confirmed yet. As for the pricing, Maruti Suzuki is likely to position the Hustler in the range of 6 to 7 lakhs, making it a competitive option in the entry-level SUV segment.
With the Hustler, Maruti Suzuki aims to tap into the growing demand for compact SUVs in India and offer consumers a well-rounded package that combines style, features, and performance. As the company prepares to enter this highly competitive segment, SUV enthusiasts and potential buyers are eagerly awaiting more details about the Maruti Suzuki Hustler’s official launch in India.