Maruti Suzuki added one more car ‘Ignis’ with superior build quality to its Nexa lineup. Maruti Suzuki Ignis could be great move into hatchback segment, but its price could be an issue. After launching at introductory price of 4.59 for petrol variant and 6.39 lakh for diesel variant, make nexa distribution got its most affordable car. But after all this, it generates the discussion that: “Is is priced correct?”

Petrol VariantPriceDiesel VariantPrice
1.2 Sigma
(1197 cc, Manual)
4.56 Lakh1.3 Delta
(1248 cc, Manual)
6.34 Lakh
1.2 Delta
(1197 cc, Manual)
5.15 Lakh1.3 Zeta
(1248 cc, Manual)
6.86 Lakh
1.2 AMT Delta
(1197 cc, Automatic)
5.7 Lakh1.3 AMT Delta
(1248 cc, Automatic)
6.89 Lakh
1.2 Zeta
(1197 cc, Manual)
5.71 Lakh1.3 AMT Zeta
(1248 cc, Automatic)
7.4 Lakh
1.2 AMT Zeta
(1197 cc, Automatic)
6.25 Lakh1.3 Alfa
(1248 cc, Manual)
7.74 Lakh
1.2 Alfa
(1197 cc, Manual)
6.64 Lakh

Maruti Ignis Mileage

Petrol Variant26.8 Kmpl
Diesel Variant20.89 Kmpl

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Ignis mileage is also good in its small hatchback segment and can say worth of money in terms of fuel. With impressive mileage on paper it will must a tough competition for it’s competitors like i10, Renault Kwid. Mileage figures also can attract commercial buyers like Ola or Uber drivers. Afterall they can trust Maruti dealership and service network.

Maruti Ignis Engine and Transmission Details (1.3 Alpha, Diesel)

Because Maruti Suzuki Launches 11 Variants for the same car ´Ignis´, and specs. for all of them are different in term of Engine and transmission. We mention here specs. for 1.3 Alpha, Diesel variant.

Engine Displacement1248 ccMax. Power74bhp@4000 rpm
Max. Torque190 Nm@2000 rpmEngine Discription1.3 Ltr., DDiS Diesel Engine
Top SpeedNAAcceleration (0-100) kmphNA
Turning Radius4.7 mNo. of Cylinders4
Drive TypeFWDTurbo ChargerYes
Super ChargerNOValves Per Cylinder4
Compression RatioNAFuel Supply SystemCRDI
Gear Box5 SpeedSteering Gear TypeRack & Pinion

Suzuki Ignis Dimension

Seems pretty balanced between power and comfort. With up to the mark verdict and build quality, Suzuki engineers get succeed to gain exact dimension for a hatchback.


Length3700 mmSeating Capacity5
Weidth1690 mmNo. of Doors5
Height1595 mmGround Clearance180 mm
Wheel Base2435 mmFuel Tank Capacity32 Liters
Cargo Volume260 LitersTyre Size175/65 R15
Tyre TypeTubeless, RadialAlloy Wheel Size15 Inch

Maruti Ignis Safety Features

Lots of safety features makes Ignis, a premium, feature-laden and safe power packed Hatchback.

ABSYesParking SensorRear
Central LockingYesSide Airbag - FrontNO
Driver AirbagYesSide Airbag - RearNO
Passenger AirbagYesRear Seat BeltsYes
Smart Card Access EntryNOSeat Belt WarningYes
Brake AssistNODoor Ajar WarningYes
Crash SensorYesAnti-theft AlarmYes
Power Door LocksYesChild Safety LocksYes
Side Impact BeamsYesFront Impact BeamsYes
Day & Night Rear View MirrorYesEngine ImmobilizerYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesRear CameraYes
Traction ControlNOAutomatic HeadlampsNO
Follow-me Home HeadlampsNOFront Brake TypeDisc
Drag Co-efficientNARear Brake TypeDrum
Breaking TimeNAHeight Adjustable Front Seat BeltsNO

Suzuki Ignis Comfort Features

Air ConditionerYesPower SteeringYes
Rear A/C ventsNOEngine Start/Stop ButtonYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesRemote Fuel Lid OpenerNO
Accessory Power OutletYesTransmission TypeManual
Foldable Rear Seat60:40 splitNavigation SystemNO
Adjustable SeatsYesCassette PlayerNO
CD PlayerNOCD ChangerNO
DVD PlayerNOFM/AM/RadioYes
Audio System Remote ControlNOSpeakers FrontNO
Speakers RearYesIntegrated 2DIN AudioYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesUSB & AUX InputYes
Low Fuel warning LightYesAutomatic Climate ControlYes
Air Quality ControlNORear Seat HeadrestYes
Rear Seat Center Arm RestNOHeated Seat - FrontNO
Heated Seats - RearNOLeather SeatsNO
Fabric UpholsteryYesVoice ControlYes
Cup Holders - FrontYesCup Holders - RearNO
Shock Absorbers TypeNATrunk LightYes
Vanity MirrorYesGlove Box CoolingNO
Bottle HolderRear DoorSeat Lumbar SupportNO
Cruise ControlNOMulti-Function Steering WheelYes
Touch ScreenYesFront SuspensionMcPherson Strut
Rear SuspensionTorsion Beam


Ignis launched by a legendary manufacturer who already rule on more than 47 % on Indian 4-wheeler market. Lot of responsibility is there on this product to hold the reputation in market for manufacturer, and compete successfully with cars of other manufacturer and Maruti itself. Hyundai Grand i10, Hyundai Elite i20, Renault Kwid, Mahindra KUV 100, Maruti Suzuki Swift and Baleno are main competitor for Ignis.


Before heading to Maruti dealership you should compare it with other cars which are already selling in market or upcoming this year. There are some major comparisons:



Maruti Ignis vs Maruti Alto-800




Maruti Ignis vs Maruti Alto K10


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WeagonR vs Maruti Ignis


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Maruti Ignis vs Maruti Baleno


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Maruti Ignis vs Maruti Celerio


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Hyundai EON vs Maruti Ignis


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Maruti Ignis vs Hyundai Grand i10


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Renault Kwid vs Maruti Ignis 


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Maruti Ignis vs Swift