2012 is at its end so for the new year Maruti Suzuki India Private limited is all geared up for the launch of the small car Ritz in Automatic Transmission.Yes, this is true do not be surprised because the company has alredy put up the info about the automatic in its official site but we did not find any info about the launch of the automatic version but it is expected that the automatic version might be launched on the 1st of Januar in 2013.
Maruti Suzuki Ritz
The new automatic version of the Ritz is expected to be available only in the Vxi variant because all the other cars of Maruti Suzuki have Automatic Transmission only in the Vxi variant that is the mid petrol variant. The price of the Maruti Suzuki Ritz Automatic is 6.15 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi that is almost 1.5 lakh rupees more than the Vxi variant of the Ritz.
The engine produces decent amount of power about 85 in a 1.2 litre K-series engine and a good fuel efficiency of about 17 Kmpl. As known the K-series engines gets a perfect balance of smooth drive, High performance and great mileage. The new Automatic transmission makes the Ritz easy to drive in the conjusted traffic or on the Highway. The tall boy design makes gives the best in class headroom. The comfort of this car is very good compared to its price.
The new Ritz gets a new front grill,bonnet,bumper fog lamps and head lamps which gives the car aggressive looks. The new Ritz also gets 3 new colours that is Mystique Red, Breeze Blue and Granite Grey. As per the features it will be as same in the Vxi variant but other than the Automatic gearbox there will be an optional ABS with EBD.