Maruti Baleno RS Price, Engine, Features – What to Expect?
Maruti Baleno RS is one of the upcoming cars in India which you can expect in coming weeks. Baleno, the premium hatchback from Maruti Suzuki has created quite a lot of buzz in Indian automobile industry with its attractive design and value proposition. Baleno is now reported to be selling over 10,000 units per month with atleast 3 months waiting period – such is the demand. Maruti Suzuki is now all set to launch the sportier version of Baleno to be christened as “Baleno RS“. Here we are listing some of the details of Maruti Baleno RS:
Maruti Baleno RS Price
Maruti Suzuki might price the upcoming Baleno RS slightly to the higher end when compared to standard version of Baleno. The Baleno RS version will be more premium accordingly.
Maruti Baleno RS Competition
When launched, Maruti Baleno RS shall take on its rivals like Volkswagen Polo GT and Fiat Punto Evo Abarth – the cars which are better known for its performance. ( Check Baleno RS vs Volkswagen Polo GT comparison )
Maruti Baleno RS Engine
The upcoming sportier Baleno RS would be getting a brand new engine and not the same which is present in the existing Baleno RS model. The all new Maruti Baleno RS is going to be powered by 1 litre, 3-cylinder boosterjet turbo-petrol engine. Baleno RS’s 1.0 litre engine is capable of delivering power figures of upto 111 hp. The details of gearbox / transmission is not known yet and the car might very likely get 5-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission unit. The sport RS could get a brand new set of alloy wheels as well.
Maruti Baleno RS Features
Here we list some of the features which you can expect. The Baleno RS could feature all the best-in-class features which are present in top Alpha trim of Baleno:
- Smart-play infotainment system that comes with Navigation support
- Bi-xenon automatic headlamps with LED DRLs
- Rain sensing wipers
- Dual Air bags and ABS
- Parking sensors and reverse camera
Maruti Baleno RS Launch
Maruti Baleno RS is going to be launched in coming weeks (November 2016) and will be made available at all Nexa showrooms across the Country (where it currently sells Baleno and S-Cross).
Also check: Maruti Baleno Colors
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