India's leading passenger car maker Maruti Suzuki has launched the all-new premium MPV - Maruti Suzuki XL6 under its premium dealership network NEXA. Maruti is offering the new XL6 in four variants - Zeta MT, Alpha MT, Zeta AT and Alpha AT with a starting price of Rs 9.79 lakh, Rs 10.36 lakh, Rs 10.89 lakh and Rs 11.46 lakh, respectively. It is available in six elegant and classy colours.
The all-new XL6 MPV comes equipped with BS-VI compliant K15 1.5-litre petrol engine with SHVS mild-hybrid system, mated to a 5-speed manual and 4-speed auto transmission. The engine delivers 104PS power and 138Nm of torque with mileage figures of 17.99kmpl for AT and 19.01kmpl for MT.
The front portion of the XL6 gets the new grille with chrome liner, LED headlamps with DRLs, LED fog lamps. The rear side of the car comes with 3D taillamp with the LED light guide. Additionally, the car gets auto folding ORVMs, roof rails, front & rear skid plates with cladding and glassy black alloy wheels give impressive stance to the XL6.
All black interiors and black stone finish on the dash, three-seat leather upholstery, automatic climate control, second-row AC vents, leather-wrapped multi-functional steering wheel with cruise control, air-cooled twin cup holders and 200-litre boot space are the interiors of the all-new XL6 MPV. The car also features 7-inch touch screen infotainment with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
The XL6 gets advanced safety features such as Suzuki TECT (Total Effective Control Technology) body, dual front airbag, ABS with EBD, ISOFIX, ESP with Hill Hold Assist (Auto Transmission variant) and high-speed alert.
Though the new XL6 looks similar to its sibling MPV Ertiga, it is bigger and wider. Coming to the market rivalry, the XL6 competes with the likes of Mahindra Marazzo and Renault Lodgy.