Maruti New Zen Micro SUV – Specification, Features, Price, Competitors

All about Maruti New Zen micro SUV ✓ Specification ✓ Exterior ✓ Interior ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ Price ✓ Comparison.

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) has huge plans for the domestic market in the coming years with new launches. Ahead of which upgrading the current portfolio to BSVI standards is also a priority. The latest report on the internet suggests that Maruti Suzuki will be reviving the iconic Zen name for an upcoming product based on the indigenous concept showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo in February. It will be a subcompact SUV slotted below the highly successful Vitara Brezza. If media reports are to be believed, Maruti could re-introduce the iconic “ZEN” nameplate with this micro SUV. This model will rival the likes of Mahindra KUV100 NXT and the upcoming Tata Hornbill. It is expected to be powered by a 1.2-litre K-Series petrol engine that produces 82bhp of power and 115Nm of torque. Both manual and AMT options will be on offer. It is reported to be called the new-generation “Maruti Suzuki ZEN”, however, Maruti is yet to make an official announcement. Testing of the new model has already been commenced, while the launch is likely in the second half of 2021 before Diwali festive season.

2021 Maruti New Zen micro SUV – Expected Launch Date
Maruti New Zen micro SUV Diwali festive season of 2021

Maruti New Zen micro SUV – Engine Specifications

Petrol engine Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021
Engine type 1.2-litre K15B Petrol engine
Displacement 1,198 cc
No. of cylinders 3
Power 82 hp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 115 Nm @ 4,200 rpm
Transmission 5-speed Manual or Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Drivetrain FWD
Driving Range – kmrs
Maruti New Zen micro SUV – Dimensions & Weight
Length 3,840 mm
Width 1,735 mm
Height 1,530 mm
Wheelbase 2,450 mm
Ground Clearance 163 mm
No. of Doors 5-Doors
Seating Capacity 5-Person
No. of Seating Rows 2-Rows
Bootspace 268-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 37-litres
Kerb Weight 1,785 kg
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension McPherson strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels
Front Tyres 165/80 R14
Rear Tyres 165/80 R14
Top Speed 165 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph) 12.3 seconds

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Exterior & Interior Design

Maruti Suzuki could be eyeing a big pie in the segment and spy shots indicate that the road-going version has indeed taken design inspiration from the Concept Future S with the upright front fascia, thick pillars and a compact rear end with raised ground clearance giving it the appeal of an SUV. The interior boasts a large digital instrument cluster sitting in the middle of the dashboard as seen in the concept as well.

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Mileage

Fuel Type Transmission Mileage
Petrol (1997 cc) Manual 24.1 kmpl
Petrol (1997 cc) Automatic 22.18 kmpl

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Features

Standard Features:-

  • 7.0-inch SmartPlay infotainment system
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
  • LED headlamps with LED DRLs
  • LED taillamps, LED rear fog lamps
  • Power windows with automatic driver’s side down function
  • Electrically adjustable rearview mirrors
  • Steering mounted audio controls
  • Four speaker audio player with AM/FM/Bluetooth/AUX
  • The remote keyless entry system
  • Height adjustable driver’s seat
  • Adjustable front seat headrests
  • Smart key with push-button start
  • Automatic climate control
  • Electrically retractable outside rearview mirrors
  • Rear defogger
  • Rear wiper and washer
  • Adjustable rear seat headrests
  • Automatic Climate Control

Safety Features:-

  • Dual front Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Programme
  • ISOFIX child seat mounts
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Keyless Central Locking
  • Rear parking camera

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Colours

  • Sizzle Orange
  • Pearl Starry Blue
  • Metallic Granite Grey
  • Solid Fire Red
  • Metallic Silky Silver
  • Solid Superior White

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Rivals & Competitors

  • Hyundai Grand i10 Nios
  • Tata Altroz
  • Hyundai Elite i20
  • Maruti Suzuki Baleno
  • Tata Tiago
  • Ford Figo

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Ex-showroom Price

Maruti New Zen micro SUV 2021 – Expected Price
Base Variant INR. 4.50 Lakhs.
Top Variant INR. 7.30 Lakhs.
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Last modified: January 15, 2021