Maruti Suzuki launched the Ciaz sedan in India in October 2014 and the latest upper-C segment sedan from MSIL has sold over 1,00,000 units since its introduction!
The Ciaz which caters to the mid-size sedan segment in country has been performing consistently since its launch, thanks to an attractive styling, well built interior, spacious rear seats, good equipment package and of course, fuel efficient engines.
In last September, Maruti updated the Ciaz diesel with SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki) mild hybrid system which provided a definitive edge over its competitors. In the first five months of 2016, the Ciaz managed to outsell its primary rival twice.
When it comes to average monthly sales, the Ciaz managed a figure of around 5,400 units in the first five months of this year. The mild hybrid variant’s reduced excise duty and FAME subsidy from the government have helped the Ciaz register strong growth this year.
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz features are among the best Maruti has offered on its car so far. Some salient vital features include comfort features like keyless entry with push-button start. Automatic climate control system, rear AC vents, touch screen infotainment system, dual tone interiors to name a few. There are also power sockets, electric boot release and driver seat height adjust on the offer. There are also plenty of cubby holes and storage spaces in the car. There is also a large boot compartment of around 500 litres on the Ciaz.
The infotainment system will offer AM/FM, USB, AUX, Bluetooth and SD-Card playback, the system will be connected to 4-spekers and 2-tweeters on the top-end variants. Maruti will also offer the new SmartPlay functionality with the infotainment system, this system just like Ford’s SYNC application will connect to the users smartphone for navigation, hands-free calling which may be voice-activated. The screen will also double-up as the reverse camera display.
Safety features include ABS with EBD and airbags. The Z and Z+ variants will feature dual-front airbags. The chassis design also takes care of safety of the car during impacts.