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Maruti Suzuki Wagon R CNG Sales: Maruti Suzuki WagonR becomes top-selling CNG car as sales top 3-lakh mark | – Times of India


NEW DELHI: Maruti Suzuki WagonR S-CNG has emerged as the highest-selling CNG vehicle in the country, surpassing three lakh units in sales
WagonR has been a popular hatchback with a tallboy stance since its introduction two decades ago. Over three generations, this Maruti Suzuki has clocked over 24 lakh unit sales.
WagonR has been a repeat buy for over 24% of its customers, India’s largest carmakers informed.
Shashank Srivastava, Executive Director (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited, remarked, “Constantly featured amongst India’s top 10 cars for nearly two decades, Maruti Suzuki WagonR continues to be the undisputed market leader in its segment. Since its debut in 1999, WagonR has over 24 Lakh happy customers and it’s the first car for nearly half of them.”
“The iconic car from Maruti Suzuki continues to feature among the top 5 best-selling cars in India since 2000. . The milestone of 3 Lakh sales of WagonR S-CNG is yet another testament to the immense faith bestowed on us by our loyal customers. Maruti Suzuki has persistently strived to offer sustainable mobility options to its customers. We take this opportunity to thank our trusted customers for their relentless support to make WagonR S-CNG the largest selling CNG-fuelled car in India,” he added.
WagonR, which competes with the likes of Hyundai Grand i10 and Mahindra KUV100, is known for its practical design and spacious interiors. WagonR gets a K-series engine in both 1.0-litre and 1.2-litre petrol engine with both manual and auto gear shift transmission.
WagonR is engineered and built on the 5th generation HEARTECT platform. The platform increases safety of occupants through effective absorption of impact and dispersion of crash energy and assures stability. Safety features including Driver airbag, ABS (antilock braking system) with EBD (electronic brake force distribution), front seat belts reminder, speed alert system and rear parking sensors are standard across variants.
Taking further Maruti Suzuki’s commitment towards sustainable mobility, customers’ beloved WagonR is additionally equipped with the S-CNG. The WagonR S-CNG variant comes equipped with state-of-the-art electronically controlled intelligent injection system which controls the engine to deliver excellent driving performance and low emissions.
The WagonR S-CNG offers the convenience of an auto fuel changeover switch and delivers best-in-class fuel efficiency of 33.54 km/kg. S-CNG variant of WagonR is designed from scratch for CNG operation to enhance safety, durability, provide unmatched performance while meeting the stringent BS6 Emission Regulation.
The CNG-equipped WagonR is priced between Rs 5.25 lakh and 5.32 lakh (ex-showroom).

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