The automobile market is buzzing with anticipation as Maruti gears up to launch its latest offering – the Maruti XL7. This vehicle is expected to bring a slew of impressive features and a potent engine to challenge the likes of the Toyota Rumion.

Under the hood, the Maruti XL7 boasts a robust 1.5-liter K15B petrol engine capable of generating 103 bhp and a torque of 138 Nm. Paired with either a 5-speed manual or a 4-speed automatic transmission, this engine promises both power and efficiency. Furthermore, Maruti Suzuki has equipped the car with its proprietary SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki) technology, ensuring an eco-friendly drive without compromising on performance.

When it comes to features, the Maruti XL7 doesn’t disappoint. Inside, drivers and passengers will be treated to a 7-inch Smartplay Studio infotainment system, perfect for both entertainment and navigation. Other luxurious amenities include automatic climate control, keyless entry, and a push-button start system, emphasizing both convenience and modernity.

Visually, the Maruti XL7 stands out with its refreshed design cues. Borrowing some aesthetics from the XL6, the XL7 features sharp headlamps paired with striking LED daytime running lights. The front fascia, reminiscent of the XL6, boasts sharp headlamps and a horizontal central air dam, giving the vehicle a distinct yet familiar look.

Maruti XL7
Maruti XL7

On the pricing front, while official figures are yet to be confirmed, the Maruti XL7 is expected to be priced around the 14 lakh mark. Given its feature set, it offers value for money and is poised to compete with vehicles such as the Toyota Rumion and Innova Crysta. As the launch date approaches, all eyes will be on Maruti to see if the XL7 can indeed shake up the segment and offer stiff competition to its rivals.

Sonu Roy is originally a resident of Samastipur district of Bihar, has been working as a writer in digital journalism for the last 4 years. In his career of 4 years, he has good experience from politics, automobile, motivation, sports to technology field.