Maruti upgrades Alto 800

Maruti Suzuki has announced that the Alto 800 now comes with a more attractive front design, fresh interiors, vibrant colours, higher fuel efficiency and new features.

The new Alto 800 is a lot more fuel efficient, delivering a superior fuel efficiency of 24.7 km/l of petrol, around 9 per cent improvement over the earlier version. In the CNG mode the Alto 800 offers a mileage of 33.44 km/kg an improvement of around 10 per cent.

“The new Alto 800 is technologically advanced with the latest convenience and class leading safety features,” said R S Kalsi, Executive Director Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki India. “The new stylish looks, fresh classy interiors and addition of two new colours make it trendy and vibrant.”

Alto’s attributes like its sleek design, good manoeuvrability, low cost of ownership and attractive price point make it a popular car among India’s first time car buyers. It has remained India’s top selling model for more than 12 years in a row.

Alto is the only Indian car brand to cross the historic 30 lakh sales milestone. Alto brand contributes to almost 18 to 20 per cent of Maruti Suzuki’s sales in India.