maker Maruti Suzuki India Limited marked its entry into a high-performance
segment with the Baleno Road Sport (RS)
which comes with a new 1.0 litre Boosterjet Direct Injection Turbo Charged
engine - which delivers 20% more power and 30% more torque than a 1.2 litre
naturally aspirated petrol engine. It is an all-aluminium, three-cylinder
engine. The car is priced at Rs 8.69 lakh ex showroom Delhi.
K Ayukawa MD
& CEO and R S Kalsi, ED M&S, Maruti Suzuki unveiled the Baleno RS.
offers a smooth and peppy ride across all driving conditions, thanks to peak
torque available for a wide range of RPM (150 Nm @1700-4500 RPM). This means,
the driver can drive effortlessly without frequent change of gears.
a powerful combination of two technologies: Direct Injection System and a Turbo
sports a distinct exterior styling and sporty body kit. The design perfectly
complements its reputation as a performance car. The signature “Fire Red”
colour of Baleno RS portrays its performance character.
sporty front grille, bold front bumper, underbody spoilers married with black
sports alloys and the signature RS emblem on the rear accentuate the sporty
looks of the car. Not just the exteriors, but also the stunning black interiors
amplify the thrill you experience from Baleno RS.
Baleno RS, is
launched in a single variant (Alpha) and complies with advanced safety norms
including pedestrian safety, side and frontal offset impact, ahead of
regulation timelines. Baleno RS also has ISOFIX child-seat restrain anchorages
in addition to dual airbags, seatbelts with pre-tensioners and force limiters.
Disc brakes in all wheels, coupled with ABS and EBD enhance safety. Driver seat
belt reminder buzzer with lamp & rear parking sensors with camera are among
the other safety features in Baleno RS.
Range of Colours
Pearl Arctic White
Premium Urban Blue
150Nm@1700 - 4500rpm
339 litres (VDA Method)
170 mm (Unladen)
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