With the coming of Amt gearbox with Maruti Suzuki Celerio, a new revolution has started and all the Maruti and tata cars added Amt gearbox as a special feature. From Tata Nano to Maruti K10, all were equipped with this transmission option. Encouraged with its huge success, Maruti Suzuki has come up with its new “Maruti Wagon R Amt” which will be equipped with.
Auto Gear Shift (AGS) technology. Executive Director Marketing & Sales, MSIL, Mr R S Kalsi, said” “WagonR is one of the strongest brands in the Indian car market and it has been one of the best five selling cars in the Indian market. WagonR will be the third brand from our portfolio to get the acclaimed Auto Gear Transmission (AMT) technology. By introducing the AGS in a popular car like Maruti Suzuki Wagon R, we aim to democratize the AGS technology lot of customers can enjoy the comfort of automatic gear shift without compromising on fuel efficiency and at an attractive price.”
Wagon R AMT Variants and Price
This car will be come in two models: VXi AMT and VXi AMT (O). VXi AMT will be costing Rs 4.98 lakh and VXi AMT (O) will come in Rs 5.31 lakh.
Wagon r AMT Dimension
Then length, breadth and height of Maruti Wagon R AMT will be 3599mm, 1495mm and 1700mm respectively. It will have the wheelbase of 2400mm and will provide the ground clearance up to 165mm.
Wagon R AMT Specifications
This 5 seater car will be fuelled by the same 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder K-Series Petrol engine which is capable of delivering 67bhp power and 90Nm of torque. As told before, AGS will be the transmission system offered. It will be assigned by an Intelligent Shift Control Actuator which automates shift and clutch functions.
To improve the fuel efficiency, ECU calibration of engine is monitored and 20.52 kmpl mileage is claimed by the company. Talking about its looks, then the same exterior and interior design is retained. It will have the same chromed grille, body-coloured bumpers, blue tint headlamps, tall-boy design and door handles. Its interior will be equipped by the same dual-tone beige, tone 3D effect upholstery, keyless central door locks, electronic power steering, , etc. Although this time some safety equipments are added. Co-driver airbags and anti-lock braking system (ABS) are the optional features offered with the car.