The much-awaited 2020 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross petrol crossover has been launched in India today, and we have all the highlights from the launch here. Like most recently launched products that were showcased at the Auto Expo 2020, the S-Cross petrol's launch was also postponed due to the lockdown. However, Maruti Suzuki has now finally launched the S-Cross brand back, six months after the diesel version of the crossover was discontinued, priced at ₹ 8.39 lakh to Rs 12.39 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
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Like all other Maruti Suzuki products, the 2020 S-Cross will also be a petrol-only vehicle going forward. Under the hood, it will get the 1.5-litre K-Series petrol engine paired with the Smart Hybrid Vehicle from Suzuki (SHVS) mild hybrid system. The engine is tuned to churns out 103 bhp and develops 134 Nm of peak torque and is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox and an optional 4-speed automatic torque converter unit.
The 2020 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will continue to come with the large grille with chrome vertical slats, projector headlamps with LED DRLs, dual-tone alloy wheels, roof rails, along with the black cladding and silver faux skid plates and side skirts will be retained. The only major addition to the cabin will likely be the new 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system, equipped with the Smart Play Studio 2.0 interface that comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, navigation and more.