Maruti is now set to launch its new Maruti Baleno RS in India next month on March 3. The new Baleno RS is the performance-oriented version that will come with low capacity turbocharged petrol engine.
This car was supposed to launch in India by festive season of 2016, but company didn’t meed that time frame due to production constraints. Now, the company is ready to bring the car in market before Holi.
In terms of design, the Baleno RS is identical to its regular sibling but with few notable changes. The interior of the car is expected to feature infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The car will be equipped with disc brakes on all four wheels.
Maruti Baleno RS will be powered by 1.0-litre Boosterjet engine that will produce 100 BHP and 150 Nm. The car will go on sale with a 5-speed manual transmission.
In the market, Maruti Baleno RS will be competing with Volkswagen Polo GT TSI and the Ford Figo 1.5 L Petrol model.
|Baleno RS Price in India (Estimated Ex-showroom, New Delhi)|
|Maruti Baleno RS Alpha||Rs. 8.20 Lakh|
This car was initially showcased at Autoexpo 2016 where Maruti put the Baleno RS concept. Recently, its specifications were also leaked.
Stay tuned with us to get all details about Baleno RS and its launch.