The Maruti Suzuki Jimny was first time showcased in India at 2020 Auto Expo which attracted lot of auto enthusiasts, Internationally it is available with 03 door option but in India same is expected to launch with 05 Door Options,
Latest Update: Maruti has started production of Maruti Jimny in India which they can export outside of India, also by Second half of 2021 Maruti is planning to start selling All New Maruti Jimny 2021 in India
Maruti Jimny Price: It is expected to be priced from Rs 10 lakh onwards (ex-showroom).
Maruti Jimny Powertrain: The India-spec model is likely to be offered with a 1.5-litre petrol engine with the choice of a 5-speed manual and a 4-speed automatic. Its output would likely remain the same at 105PS and 138Nm. With Maruti working on bringing back its 1.5-litre diesel engine in the BS6 era, it could be an option for the Jimny too. Maruti will likely offer a 4×2 drivetrain on the India-spec Jimny.
Maruti Jimny Features: Expect the India-spec Maruti SUV to be equipped with creature comforts such as cruise control, auto climate control, and a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Maruti Jimny Safety Features: Standard safety features on offer are likely to include dual-front airbags, ABS with EBD and rear parking sensors.
Maruti Jimny Rivals: All New mahindra Thar 2021 and Upcoming Second Gen Force Gurkha
The Design of Maruti Jimny is very unique and attractive, it has got The iconic round headlamps with washers to allow anyone to drive in dirt, mud, or snow. The black angled bumpers increase the wheel clearance, The round headlamps and indicator designs are inherited from the first-generation model, and horizontal slit-like design is adapted from the second generation.
The cabin is designed simply and straightforwardly but it is sensibly created. it has got the all Black interior, Aa well-equipped dashboard with a Smartplay touchscreen infotainment system is designed. There is the availability of central aircon vents and automatic climate control facilities. The seats can be folded if not required to create ample space for your luggage.
Engine and Transmission
Small and lightweight The 3-door Suzuki Jimny is propelled by a 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder naturally-aspirated petrol engine that churns out 100bhp of power and 130Nm of torque.
Transmission choices include a 5-speed manual and a 4-speed torque convertor automatic. It comes with Suzuki’s advanced 4X4 – AllGrip system.
Expected Price: INR 9.50Lacs
Expected Launch Time: Second Half 2021
The driving modes include 2H with 2WD high gear, 4H with 4WD high gear, and 4L with a 4WD low gear. In case of rough road, one can transfer to 4L mode. The Hill Hold Control prevents backwards rolling while moving up a hill and controls acceleration. The Hill Descent Control automatically applies brake with a single button to apply a brake and maintain a fixed speed while driving down an inclined slope. The brake LSD Traction control feature provides automatic brake to the wheels on a slippery surface and redistributes torque on the other two wheels. The body angles like departure angles, approach angles, and ramp break-over angles, and the 200mm ground clearance handles the movement of the vehicle on any surface.