Maruti Suzuki is now working on a 1.5 litre diesel engine. This new engine will replace Fiat 1.3 litre engine. The new engine will be used in the Ciaz.
4-cylinder, 1,498 cc, DDiS 225 engine will be applied in Ciaz. Hybrid tech will be absent on this engine. Engine specifications are 94 BHP @ 4,000 rpm and 225 N m torque @ 1,500-2,500 rpm. The engine is very light in weight and having good performance. The dual mass flywheel is also attached to this engine. The approximate milage is 26.82 km/L.
Extra features other than 1.5-litre diesel engine, Ciaz is having 1.3-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine produces 89 BHP at 200 Nm torque. The Ciaz also comes with a 1.5-litre, 103 BHP petrol engine. Maruti Suzuki will adapat new 1.5-litre diesel engine on upcoming models in the future.
Ciaz is best top selling midsize sedan in the Indian domestic market. New Ciaz will have more power and torque along with increased fuel efficiency. It will also have dual-battery setup.
As compare to 1.3-litre diesel newly developed 1.5-litre version will be more powerful and efficient. The new four-cylinder diesel engine at 1,498 cc produces 5 PS and 25 Nm more than the 1.3L version.
Special Features –
- 95 PS at 4,000 rpm
- 225 Nm between 1,500 and 2,500 rpm
- All-new six-speed manual transmission
- Fuel economy is 26.82 kmpl
This new 1.5-litre diesel is lighter in construction. Smoother driving experience is possible with it. Along with it the cabin is more quieter.