Maruti Suzuki S-Cross 2017 gets 1.3 L SHVS hybrid engine

Maruti Suzuki India has now updated its popular premium urban segment cross-over car S-cross with SHVS hybrid system.With this . S-cross becomes Maruti's 3rd car , after Maruti Suzuki Ciaz hybrid and Maruti Suzuki Ertiga hybrid to use its Smart Hybrid Technology.The SHVS hybrid technology that has been newly developed by Suzuki use an integrated starter generator (ISG)  in the car along with an advanced capacity battery to deliver higher mileage than the traditional engine cars.

Maruti Suzuki India has invested more than 100 crores on the development of new S-Cross crossover  and the company will be offering this car only in 1.3L single DDis diesel engine coupled with SHVS hybrid technology.The 1.6 L diesel engine S-cross version will no longer be available.



The car's engine generates 89 bhp of power along with 200 Nm of maximum torque.The new updated edition model of S-Cross has been launched in four new variants - Sigma, Delta, Zeta and Alpha.

The ex- showroom price of the new Maruti S-Cross in India ranges from Rs 8.49 lakh to Rs 11.29. This car is laced with modern technology and in the ongoing festive season this new edition of S-Cross can be a better buy option for you. 

A 5- speed gearbox has been given in the car for transmission. There is no change in the interior of the car against the previous version though some changes are made on the dashboard to give it a luxurious look.Along with this, the car has been provided touchscreen infotainment system, which is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

In addition, several new features such as cruise control driver- side and anti- pinch window have also been given in the new S-Cross car. The newly updated 1.3L engine of S-cross is claimed to deliver 25.1kmpl mileage.