Maruti launches S-Cross Petrol Refined SUV with a powerful engine

Maruti Suzuki India Limited on August 5 launched S-Cross Petrol, the refined SUV engineered with a powerful 1.5-litre K series BS-VI petrol engine.

A Nexa flagship product, the S-Cross Petrol offers commanding performance, masculine design, sophisticated interiors and a host of modern features, said a press release by the carmaker.

The launch of the S-Cross Petrol also marks the entry-point for the automatic variant of the range.

Mr. Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “S-Cross holds an indispensable position in our Nexa portfolio, appreciated for its striking exteriors, elegant interiors, and strong road presence. Built on Nexa’s values of ‘Create. Inspire.’, the new S-Cross Petrol offers a powerful drive experience with refined performance. This is complemented by a dominating and authoritative design language along with feature-rich interiors.”

According to the press release, the new S-Cross Petrol with four-metre plus dimensions offers a spacious and extended design. It is powered by progressive smart hybrid technology with best-in-class fuel efficiency to enhance the driving experience.

The refined SUV experience, added the release, comes with a plethora of feature-rich offerings including cruise control, LED DRLs, rain sensing wipers, auto headlamps and reverse parking sensors and camera. The advanced infotainment system with Smart Play studio is further revamped with superior features.

The S-Cross Petrol is powered by 1.5 Litre K-series BS-VI petrol engine which delivers a peak power of 77KW@6000 rpm with a top-end torque of 138Nm@4400rpm.

The all-new S-Cross Petrol is now available with advanced four-speed automatic transmission that offers a refined drive experience to customers.

The advanced automatic transmission offers ease and comfort of driving on the city roads and with Hill hold assist feature as standard with automatic variants it offers the peace of driving on the tough terrains. The S-Cross automatic offers fuel efficiency of 18.43lm/l, the release said further.

S-Cross petrol is equipped with the next-generation Smart Hybrid system with li-ion dual battery system offering improved fuel-efficiency, idle start-stop, torque assists functions and brake energy regeneration in addition to providing optimal acceleration and performance.

The all new S-Cross Petrol with its distinct design offers a powerful, rugged and dominating road presence. The premium urban SUV offers an aggressive upright stance that appeals to the active and adventurous consumers. The powerful and stylish exterior design is complemented by its premium interiors.

The convenience features of the SUV include auto-retracting outside rear view mirror (ORVM), auto-dimming and antiglare inside rear view mirror (IRVM), rear parking camera and gear shift indicator.

The S-Cross Petrol is available with five-speed manual and four-speed automatic transmission. Automatic variants are equipped with hill hold assist feature, as standard.