India Limited launched their new Alto K10 at Rs. 3,06,000 Ex-showroom
Delhi on November 3, 2014. The Alto K10 has been launched in four variants – LX,
LXi, VXi and Vxi (O). The Vxi model is also available with an Auto Gear Shift
(AGS) model which is available for a price of Rs. 3,80,187 ex-showroom Delhi.
The LXi variant is also available in a CNG option for a price of Rs. 3, 81, 687
The new Alto K10
has redesigned interiors and exteriors. On the
inside the new K10 gets a piano finish stereo system featuring a CD, USB, AUX
and Radio. The steering wheel gets new silver accents and the news Suzuki S
logo in the centre. There is a new storage compartment in the centre console
and a neat looking instrument cluster with an RPM meter. The interiors are dual
tone black and beige and the centre console also comes with dual cup holders.
The Vxi variant comes with front power windows which have been located on the
centre floor console. The new Alto K10 has a redesigned dashboard and has an IP
upper tray to store small items. There is a new bag hook feature under the
glove box for hanging shopping and other bags, a new rear console bottle holder
and the car also has internally adjustable ORVMs. The Alto K10 also comes with
a driver side airbag, keyless entry and front fog lamps in the Vxi Optional
The new Alto K10
comes with the new K-Next 998cc K10B engine which produces 67.1bhp @ 6000rpm
and churns out 90Nm of torque @ 3500rpm. The CNG variant on the other hand
produces 58.2bhp @ 6000rpm and 78Nm of torque @ 3500rpm. The Alto K10 comes
with a 5 speed manual transmission and an automatic transmission option. The
suspension on the K10 is a gas filled McPherson Strut in the front and a 3-link
rigid axle in the rear. Braking is facilitated by a front disc and a rear drum.
The tyre size remains the same at 155/ 65 R13. The fuel tank capacity is 35
litres and the CNG variant gets an additional 60 litre tank giving a combined
capacity of 95 litres. The claimed mileage figures for the manual and automatic
Alto K10 is 24.07kmpl while the CNG variant returns 32.26 km to the kg. The new
Alto K10 is available in 6 colours – Tango Orange, Cerulean Blue, Granite Grey,
Fire Brick Red, Silky Silver and Superior White.
Prices: Petrol LX – Rs. 3, 06, 000 / Petrol LXi – Rs. 3, 21, 687 / Petrol VXi –
Rs. 3, 37, 750 / Petrol VXi (O) – Rs. 3,
56, 687 / Petrol Vxi (AGS) – Rs. 3, 80, 187 / CNG LXi – Rs. 3, 81, 687.
Managing Director & CEO said that the company decided to upgrade an already
successful car with a full model change that makes Alto K10 taller, wider and
roomier. “Meeting customer demand, the Alto K10 is 15 per cent more fuel
efficient, delivering best in class 24.07 kmpl. Alto K10 is the third Maruti
Suzuki car within few weeks where our suppliers and engineers have improved the
fuel efficiency substantially. The Auto Gear Shift with impressive fuel
efficiency is another big technology advantage,” he said.
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