Thursday, February 06, 2014
By Kamal Swami
Celerio hatchback from MSIL launched with price tag of Rs. 3.90 lakh
Finally the highly awaited hatchback Celerio from country’s leading car manufacturing company MSIL has been launched in ongoing Indian Auto Expo 2014 with base price of Rs. 3.90 lakh and Rs. 4.96 lakh for top end Zxi (optional) model in offered with manual transmission system, whereas the price of base model in automatic version starts with Rs. 4.29 lakh and price of top end version VXi with price tag of Rs. 4.59 lakh.
The new Celerio hatchback will replace the existing Maruti A-Star and Zen Estilo hatchbacks being sold under hood of MSIL. The Celecrio is equipped with 1.0 litre, 3 cylinder K-Next engine, generating the power of 67 bhp and torque of 90 Nm. The worth mentioning features offered in the interiors include multi functionary steering wheel, Bluetooth telephony, electronic adjustable ORVMs. Apart from this the top end version i.e., Zxi (optional) is bestowed with additional features include trip computer, dual airbags, and ABS+EBD.
Celecrio has been launched in 6 trims of which 4 trims are offered in manual transmission system namely LXi, VXi, ZXi and ZXi (optional) while the automatic variant is offered in two trims, LXi and VXi. Available in 7 fascinating colors and is expected to create a landmark in the history of MSIL.