Maruti Suzuki Ignis opens online booking, schedules a launch next week
The car will be launched at an EDM concert on January 13, featuring Axwell, Swedish DJ, record producer and remixer, Maruti Suzuki statement added
Maruti Suzuki India (MSI), India’s largest carmaker, on Thursday opened online booking for its premium hatchback “Ignis” that is scheduled to be launched next week.
“India’s largest passenger vehicle maker opens online booking for #IGNIS, the premium urban compact vehicle, for the millennials,” Suzuki said in a statement.
The car will be launched at an EDM concert on January 13, featuring Axwell, Swedish DJ, record producer and remixer, it added. MSI also added that this was for the first time an option for online booking has been introduced through Maruti Suzuki Nexa’s exclusive website.
The sale of the new model will be channelled through the company’s Nexa premium outlets. Customers can book the car with an initial payment of Rs 11,000. It will be available in 1.2-litre petrol and 1.3-litre diesel engine options.
Automatic gearshift options will be there for both the options.
The car will be the entry-level car for the premium Nexa chain, which also sells Baleno and S-Cross models of the company. Around 197 Nexa outlets in nearly 115 cities are there in India.
The Ignis will be manufactured at MSI’s Gurugram (earlier known as Gurgaon) plant and is mainly meant for the domestic market.