India’s most popular car in the premium hatchback segment is back with a facelift avatar. The all new Baleno now comes with more detailing feature rich and striking. Maruti Suzuki India has released all new Baleno 2019 and here are some details.
Presenting the all New Baleno, Mr R S Kalsi, Senior Executive Director, Marketing and Sales, Maruti Suzuki, said, “Baleno has been a resounding success for Maruti Suzuki in the highly competitive premium hatchback segment. Recently it has achieved another landmark in its journey by achieving a milestone of 5 lac sales within a record time of 38 months. Keeping our customer centric philosophy at the core of product conceptualization, this new Baleno will further enhance the brand’s appeal. New Baleno offers a bold design, premium interior, enhanced safety and exceptional driving experience to the customers.”
Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2019 Exterior.
The all new Baleno receives major change at the front. Now it gets a more detailed three dimensional designed grille. The projector unit is similar to the ongoing car with the LED DRL. Just below the grille, one can notice the big air vents and unique fog lamps on the either side of the front bumper. Move aside and you will notice all new set of alloys wheels, where as the curves flows similar to the ongoing car. At the rear too there is no considerable change.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2019 Interior
All new plush interiors feel more premium and are full of new features. It gets all black cabin with blue inserts. The dashboard continues the layout with all those components mounted creatively. Addition of all new updated infotainment embedded with Android Auto, Apple car play and recent connectivity options can be seen.
Tilt and telescopic adjustable steering holds controls for audio. Just behind the steering, it gets an MID cluster unit having analog indicators for speed and Tachometer. It also shows various information related to fuel efficiency, distance to empty and gear shifts.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2019 Drive Trains
The power trains are carried from the previous version. It gets the 1.2 L Petrol engine producing 83 BHP at 6000 rpm and 115 Nm at 4000 rpm. This is a four cylinder motor having displacement of 1197 cc. It gets a 5-speed manual transmission or a 5-speed automatic CVT (constant variable transmission) gearbox. Another motor on offer is the 1.3 L diesel producing 74 BHP at 4000 rpm and 190 Nm at 2000 rpm. This drive train has a 5-speed manual transmission only.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2019 Mechanical Details and Safety
All new Baleno is based on the Heartech platform, which Suzuki claims is a lightweight and safe builded. Dimensions of the Baleno are 3995 mm in length, 1745 mm width and 1510 mm height. In terms of safety, it receives ABS and EBD as standard, top trims come equipped with speed sensing door lock, engine immobilizer, reverse parking camera and sensors and automatic headlamps.