Maruti Suzuki India has silently introduced the Alto 800 VXi airbag variant in the country. The VXi airbag variant of Alto 800 is priced at Rs. 3.31 lakh for Non-Metallic paint and Rs. 3.35 lakh for the Metallic paint (all prices are ex-showroom, Delhi). The information has been fetched from the company's official website. Airbag is the only new safety measure added to the car with an additional cost of Rs. 18,318, while all the features remain the same.
Talking about the features, the new Alto 88 VXI sports all-door power windows, central locking, left side rear view mirror, rear spoiler, drive side airbag and some other add-ons over the LXi variant. The Alto 800 is powered by a 796cc petrol mill that churns out the maximum power output of 48bhp and 67Nm of top torque. The engine transmits the power to front wheels via a five speed manual transmission. When compared to the previous generation Alto, the new Alto 800 is more spacious and has an improved fuel efficiency.