Maruti Suzuki Big New WagonR first look out: price starts at 4.19 lakh, to offer 25 kmpl mileage
WagonR launch live streaming online and updates: It's time to fasten the seat belts as Maruti Suzuki has launched its 3rd generation Big New WagonR. The launch event ceremony took place is New Delhi's Hyatt Regency hotel. "The 3rd gen, Big New Wagon R is designed to add confidence and character to every drive, with the strength that lies at its very heart," the company had said in a statement. The price of the new WagonR will was also announced at the launch event. The base model will cost Rs 4.19 lakh and the top model will come for Rs 5.69 lakh. The company had released many teaser videos that gave glimpses of how the new Wagon R may look like. The company claims new car to be sturdy, efficient, dynamic, effortless and spacious.
Here you can watch the LIVE streaming of the Big New WagonR launch event:-
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Here are new WagonR launch live updates:
1:00 PM: The luggage space in this Big New WagonR is 200% as compared to previous one.
12:43 PM: RS Kalsi says that he is confident of breaking earlier sale record. He confirmed that the car has received 12k bookings already. Suzuki official confirms alto upgrade is also in the offing.
12:40 PM: The new Big WagonR will come in seven variants. Here is the price of all variants -
12:30 PM: The Big New WagonR is here. The price starts at Rs 4.19 lakh. The top variant will cost Rs 5.69 lakh.
12:24 PM: The new car comes with a K12 engine which offers over 25 kmpl mileage.
12:21 PM: The new car has smart infotainment system. From Bluetooth to Android Auto to Apple Car Play, it seems the new WagonR has it all.
12:18 PM: CV Raman, Executive Director, Engineering, Maruti Suzuki is now addressing the media. He said that the new car comes with a wide and powerful muscular stance to dominate on roads. The new car has nearly doubled the luggage capacity.
12:12 PM: RS Kalsi said that 24 per cent people who buy WagonR are repurchasers, they replace one gen WagonR with Another gen WagonR. He added that the new car retains its DNA and comes with latest technology and featues.
12:08 PM: RS Kalsi says WagonR is seen as practical family choice car. He added that research shows that people have fallen in love with WagonR due to numerous reasons.
12:06 PM: RS Kalsi, Senior Executive Officer of Marketing and Sales at Maruti Suzuki India Limited is addressing the media now. He says that the company has grown termendously in last two decades. Kalsi said that WagonR took 12 years to sell first 1 million units but sold the next million in just six years.
12:02 PM: Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO of Maruti Suzuki says the new WagonR will be bigger and wider. He asks for support from the buyers to make it a success.
11:55 AM: And, the event begins. The new WagonR will be launched in the next few minutes. Stay tuned for more updates.
11:53 AM: Here are the latest visuals from the WagonR launch -
11:50 AM: Maruti Suzuki with its Big New WagonR plans to take on the cars in budget segments. The new car targets families that want an affordable and spacious vehicle.
11:41 AM: Media and guests eagerly await the car to come out of the curtains - to be presented shortly. The new car will compete against Hyundai Santro in the Indian market.
11:40 AM: The carmaker is set to present the Big New WagonR. Let's see if it lives up to to Indian car lovers' expectations.
Here is a glimpse of new Maruti Suzuki Wagon R:
Key features of the Big New WagonR:-
- It is powered by 1.2 L engine.
- Loaded with AGS system - Auto Gear Shift.
- Interiors feature smartplay studio and other infotainment benefits.
- As per the company, the Big New WagonR is quite spacious.
Maruti Suzuki WagonR images:
The new WagonR is set to compete against its old rival Hyundai Santro which got a new look last year too. The new Wagon R has been reworked from both inside and outside and will come with a bigger cabin space. It will now be available in two petrol engine options.