The 2019 Maruti Suzuki Wagon R has launched in India today, and we have all the highlights from the launch event here. Maruti Suzuki has already revealed a bunch of details about the third-generation Wagon R, and we have to say, the car has come a long way from the previous-gen model. Firstly, the car is based on the company versatile Heartect platform, which the company claims has enabled it to make to car bigger, stronger, and roomier. In fact, the 2019 Wagon R is now wider by 145 mm wider and offers 25 mm longer wheelbase. The car is now priced in India at ₹ 4.19 lakh to 5.69 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
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Another big change in the 2019 Maruti Suzuki Wagon R is under the hood. Now the car comes with the more powerful 1.2-litre K-Series petrol engine that is tuned to offer 83 bhp and 113 Nm of peak torque. In addition to that, the car also gets the existing 1.0-litre petrol engine that makes 67 bhp and 90 Nm of peak torque. Both the motors come mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox and an optional 5-speed automated manual transmission (AMT) or, as Maruti calls it Auto Gear Shift (AGS).
The new Wagon R will be offered in three variants that come in seven different iterations - LXI 1.0L, VXI 1.0L, and VXI AGS 1.0L, along with VXI 1.2, VXI AGS 1.2, ZXI 1.2 and ZXI AGS 1.2. Maruti will be offering six colour options - Superior White, Silky Silver, along with four new colours - Magma Grey, Pearl Nutmeg Brown, Pearl Autumn Orange, and Pearl Poolside Blue.