2021 Maruti Suzuki Ignis: Top 5 Highlights
- The Ignis accounts for an average of about 3500 units a month
- The Ignis gets a BS6 compliant 1.2-litre, four-cylinder VVT petrol engine
- The Maruti Suzuki Ignis is priced at Rs. 4.95 lakh to Rs. 7.36 lakh
The Maruti Suzuki Ignis is one of the popular compact hatchbacks currently sold in the market. With an average monthly sale of about 3500 units, it's not the best-selling Maruti Suzuki hatchback, however, the car has managed to create a niche for itself. Like all Maruti Suzuki products, the Ignis is also a petrol-only car, as the diesel model was discontinued in 2018. Earlier in February 2020, the company launched a mid-life facelift of the Maruti Suzuki Ignis, which came will the updated BS6 engine. And here are some of the key highlights of the 2021 Maruti Suzuki Ignis.
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1. The Maruti Suzuki Ignis is a bit quirky but the car certainly stands apart compared to the other hatchbacks in the segment. And we think that's a good thing. The car also comes with a single unit design that houses the four-slot grille and the larger headlamps with projector likes and U-shaped LED DRLs. It also gets faux silver skid plates, black alloys, LED taillamps, roof rails and flared wheel arches.
2. The Ignis is offered in a wide array of colours which include six single-tone colours, including Lucent Orange and Turquoise Blue, which were introduced with the facelifted model. The company also offers three dual-tone colour options with the Zeta and Alfa variants.
3. Inside, the Ignis gets a dual-tone black and light beige interior with decent fit and finish, along with fabric upholstery. The car features a touchscreen screen with SmartPlay Studio 2.0 infotainment system featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The car also comes with auto climate control, a multi-function steering wheel, electrically operable ORVMs, and more.
4. In terms of safety features, Maruti offers ISOFIX seats, seatbelt pre-tensioners, dual airbags, ABS with EBD as standard. The top-spec Alpha models also get a reverse parking camera with guiding lines. The Ignis also has a 3-star safety rating from Global NCAP.
5. Under the hood, the Maruti Suzuki Ignis gets the BS6 compliant 1.2-litre, four-cylinder VVT petrol engine from the Swift and Baleno that develops 82 bhp and 113 Nm of peak torque and is mated to a five-speed manual transmission while the AMT gearbox is optional.