Wednesday, June 22, 2011

2011 Maruti Swift 1.3L 90 bhp petrol engine launch pushed further

Recently,in the Indian Automobile market a very disappointing news diffused from the Indian car maker giant Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. as the company has affected with a great loss because of strike at the Manesar facility. As per reports the strike of workers at Manesar unit of Maruti Suzuki's plant in Haryana has resulted in not only the revenue loss of company but also the production of Maruti also get racked and delivery of about 14000 units of car get affected.

Maruti Swift
Earlier an announcement has been made by Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. that in the hatchback cars segment soon company will launch an upgraded version of its small car model Maruti Swift in the Indian car market by the month of August 2011. But now it seems that as the slap of workers strike, Maruti India is not able to meet the deadlines of Maruti Swift launch as Maruti will have to flatten the delay in supplies of already ordered cars due to this strike. As per sources Maruti Suzuki India had already put pressure on the workers and accelerated the production by 108 percent at Manesar Plant and now Maruti cannot bulldoze its worker more with extra working pressure in order to meet the announced launch date of new Maruti Swift.

Maruti Swift
Buzz are all around in the Indian automobile Industry about new Maruti Swift will affixed with more powerful and fuel efficient 1.3L petrol engine based on VVT-I technology and diesel version will be composed of a 1.3L diesel multijet engine. Due to this launch it is expected that Indian buyers have to wait more to enjoy their new Maruti Swift who are expecting to drive it in the month of August. In 2011, many small cars in India are about to launch like Toyota Etios Liva, Chevrolet Beat Diesel, Mahindra Xylo Mini and many more. With this launch small car segment looks as the most competitive car segment in India.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Maruti 800 soon to be seen on China roads

Maruti 800 was one of the most popular small cas in India and holds a big share in Indian car market before the arrival of Tata Nano. Earlier it was termed as the cheapest car, and was among the highest selling Maruti cars in the country but now Tata Nano is the most cheapest car of the country and had taken away the throne from Maruti 800. In India Maruti 800 has lost its face since after the launch of Tata Nano.

Maruti 800
However, after this downfall car manufacturing leader Maruti India set out with another car Maruti Alto with better features in comparision to Maruti 800 and became more popular than Maruti 800. A China based auto firm Jiangnan Auto decided to re-launch Maruti 800 and now rumors have come to an end as company confirmed that it will launch an advanced version mk2 Suzuki Alto at a price tag of RMB 17,800 which equals to 1,24,600 Indian Rupees. At present with this price tags Maruti Alto became the cheapest car in China. In India the price of Maruti 800 is Rs 1,95,000.

Maruti 800
In China Maruti 800 is called as Maruti Alto. Earlier four car manufacturing firms of China namely Jiang Nan, Sichuan Auto, Xi`an Tai and Chang`an Auto was producing this Maruti Alto in China but due to some reasons either all of them stop manufacturing this model or they shut down the shop. Now Jiang Nan Auto come forward and decided to re-frame and give a new life to Maruti 800. Modifications in the original model was carried out by Jiang Nan by keeping in mind the pollution norms of China. Looking these things it seems that Maruti 800 is on the way to become the Tata Nano the cheapest car of China.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Maruti Zen Estilo crosses 2 lakh sales mark

Maruti Zen Estilo, after being honored as the favourite City Car for three successive years, 2008, 2009 and 2010 by Indonesian Youth Zen Estilo is christened as Karimun in the car market of Indonesia, has now become the symbol of reliability and durability from legendary car manufacturing company Maruti. Equipped with fuel economic and powerful K-10 engine Maruti Zen Estilo after recording an increase of 25.4 per sent in the sales during the last financial year is now going to achieve the milestone target of selling 2000,000 this month in the national market.

Discussing the reason behind the huge success of Maruti Zen Estilo , Mr. Shashank Srivastava, Chief General Manager, Marketing, of Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, Maruti Zen Estilo has been able to attract the buyers who penetrate on buying the stylish cars and this resulted an increase of 25 per sent growth during last financial year in the domestic market. However after strongly establishing itself in the local market, Maruti Zen Estilo has turned its eyes the South Asian markets and has recorded the sale of 16,900 units during the last financial year in the global market.

Expressing his happiness, Mr. Srivastava added, Maruti is delighted with the success Zen Estilo has marked in the South East Asian Market. He further added that this popularity sets the new standards for qualitative and excellent ‘cost of ownership’ which are praised by the customers of all segments. It would be interesting to mention that in India four out of five top best selling cars are manufactured by Maruti Suzuki India Limited. Besides this it is equally appreciated by the users in the markets South East Asian Countries like Indonesia and Malaysia.

While discussing the Maruti Zen Estilo Price, then there are three models at present running in Indian roads. Maruti Zen Estilo LX, Maruti Zen Estilo LXI and Maruti Zen Estilo VXI. The Maruti Zen Estilo Price for three models (ex-showroom price in Delhi) are Rs. 3,13,000/-, Rs. 3,41,000/- and 3,65,000/- respectively.

To celebrate the function of reaching milestone of 2000,000 units, Maruti is going to launch the limited edition of Maruti Zen Estilo Vogue in India. The impressive feature of this limited edition is that all the accessories including seat covers, floor mat and other will be labelled with the sticker of Vogue mark affixed on them.Congratulations to Maruti Zen Estilo on the remarkable achievement.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Maruti sales may dip due to strike at Manesar facility

Maruti India is going through hard time as it faces a downfall in the revenue due to the strike held at one of its manufacturing unit located at Manesar. The strike began on Saturday and and still its going on. In the mean time Management of Maruti Plant at Manesar plant has sensed that due to this strike revenue of Maruti India is strike badly as Maruti faces a delay in the delivery of the Maruti deisel cars in India. Because of this four day strike Maruti has registered a revenue loss of Rs 150 crore and a production loss of around 1900 units.

Maruti Swift
The Chairperson of Maruti Manesar plant, Harayana, RC Bhargava reported that if the strike continues it is possible that Maruti India's production would hit and which will cause in the a decrease in the sales and also the delivery of Maruti diesel cars in India get affected. In addition to this chairperson Bhargava said that dealers of Maruti in India have enough stock of petrol cars, but if the strike continues for a longer period then surely there would a shortage of diesel cars. It is worth to mention that Maruti's Manesar plant posses a capacity of producing 1200 units per day but because of this strike there is a loss of around 650 units per day mainly of diesel cars. The production loss has reached a mamoth figure of 1900 units during the period of four days of strike.

Maruti Wagon R
Maruti India is producing small hatchback cars like Maruti Swift, Maruti A-star. Apart from this Maruti also produce sedan cars like Maruti Swift Dzire and Maruti SX4 at its Manesar plant. Where as the cars like Maruti Alto, Maruti Wagon R and Maruti Zen Estilo are under the care of Gurgaon plant. Around 2000 workers of Maruti Manesar plant were on strike from Saturday. In the absence of reconciliation Maruti gave a pink slip to the 11 workers on Tuesday in hope to end the strike but it doesn't work and workers continued their strike. Meanwhile Maruti disagreed to to accept the demand of a new workers union at Manesar plant. Furthermore, the Haryana Labour department also states that Maruti have to retain the 11 workers which are terminated on Tuesday.

Monday, June 6, 2011

2011 Maruti Swift launch slated for August

Maruti is well recognized company with its name of Maruti Suzuki. This company launched various models with novel models in to the Indian auto market. The company is holding a huge amount of share in India. Maruti Suzuki is expecting to launch its upgraded model Maruti Swift in august. The company is annoying to present a good gift for the Indian customers on before the eve of independence festival. The company introduced many models to the Indian customers with its unique features. Maruti Suzuki is also ready to get underway another model Maruti Swift Dzire with various amendments. Maruti Swift price in India starts from Rs.4,31,816 to Rs 5,59,735(ex-showroom Chandigarh).

Maruti Swift Dzire

Maruti established countless small cars in India. The company is famous with its small car models in earlier days. Now the company is setting up to instigate its one more model Maruti Swift with striking looks in its features. Many ground breaking technologies are upgraded in its dash board and steering wheel. The wheel base and the breaking system of the car are perfect for the Indian bumpy roads. The head lamp and the logo in front view is the center of attraction for the Maruti Suzuki models. Maruti Swift Dzire 2011 is also ready to hit the Indian roads with its makeover in its facial appearance. Maruti Swift review is obtainable from the internet and receiving mammoth response from the customers.

Maruti Swift Dzire

Maruti Swift 2011 will be available in two variants both in petrol and Diesel. The engine of this model is packed with power and performance. The Swift Maruti is coming with 4 cylinders with 16 Valves. This engine can able to produce the maximum power of 85ps at 6000 rpm and the maximum torque of 113Nm at 4500rpm. The high speed manual transmission gear box is also embedded with this model.