– Available in 1.0-litre and 1.2-litre petrol engine options in both manual and AGS transmissions
– Dual-tone option offered in the top-spec variant
Maruti Suzuki has added to its product lineup in India with the launch of the 2022 Wagon R, which starts at Rs 5,39,500. (ex-showroom, Delhi). The vehicle comes in four different models: LXI, VXI, ZXI, and ZXI+. CNG is available in the LXI and VXI variants, while AGS (also known as AMT) is available starting with the VXI variant. The 1.0-litre engine option is available in the LXI and VXI models, while the 1.2-litre engine option is available in the ZXI and ZXI+ models.
The updated Wagon R comes with two petrol engine options: a 1.0-litre and a 1.2-litre. Manual, AGS, and CNG versions of the 1.0-litre next-generation K-Series dual jet, dual VVT petrol engine are available. The manual version produces 66 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 89 Newton metres of torque at 3,500 rpm, while the CNG mode produces 82.1 Newton metres of torque at 3,400 rpm. The 1.2-litre dual jet, dual VVT advance K-series engine with Idle Start Stop technology produces 89bhp at 6,000rpm and 113Nm of torque at 4,400rpm. Both manual and AGS versions of this engine are available.
The 1.0-litre engine’s fuel efficiency of 25.19kmpl in petrol (VXI AGS), as certified by the testing agency under rule 115(G) of CMVR 1989, is approximately 16% higher than the outgoing model, and 34.05 km/kg in S-CNG is approximately 5% higher than the outgoing S-CNG model. The 1.2-litre engine is claimed to deliver 24.43kmpl (ZXI AGS /ZXI+ AGS), a 19% increase over the previous model.
The Maruti Suzuki Wagon R will debut in 2022 with a sporty floating roof and dynamic alloy wheels. Gallant red with black roof and magma grey with black roof are two new dual-tone colour options for the top-spec variant. The vehicle’s interior now has a dual-tone option as well as a premium beige and dark grey melange seat fabric design.
To improve the driving experience, the updated Wagon R now includes features such as hill hold assist in AGS variants. The seven-inch SmartPlay Studio with smartphone navigation features four speakers and is powered by cloud-based services to provide a connected, modern driving experience. Dual airbags, Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), front seat belt reminder, high-speed alert system, and rear parking sensors are all standard across all variants in terms of safety.
The following are the ex-showroom prices for the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R in 2022, organised by variant:
Wagon R LXI – Rs 5,39,500
Wagon R LXI Tour H3 – Rs 5,39,500
Wagon R LXI S-CNG – Rs 6,34,500
Wagon R LXI S-CNG Tour H3 – Rs 6,34,500
Wagon R VXI – Rs 5,86,000
Wagon R VXI AGS – Rs 6,36,000
Wagon R VXI S-CNG – Rs 6,81,000
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI MT – Rs 5,99,600
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI AGS – Rs 6,49,600
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI+ MT – Rs 6,48,000
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI+ AGS – Rs 6,98,000
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI+ MT Dual Tone (Option) – Rs 6,60,000
Wagon R 1.2 ZXI+ AGS Dual Tone (Option) – Rs 7,10,000