Country’s leading passenger car maker ‘Maruti Suzuki’, is planning to introduce a new seven seater MPV, based on Suzuki Solio. Suzuki Solio first showcased at the 2012 New Delhi Auto Expo. It is the first time when Suzuki Solio spied testing on Indian roads.
Probably its the first test run outside the company’s Gurgaon facility. Maruti Suzuki starts working on a new seven seater compact family wagon car. Our team recently spied Suzuki Pallete during roadtest in India, and Suzuki Solio is a next-gen version of Pallete. Maruti Suzuki could show its all new seven seater compact family wagon priced above Maruti Ecco and might be named as Maruti Suzuki Solio in upcoming Delhi auto expo in feb 2016.
Maruti Suzuki is much aware of Nissan low-cost brand Datsun’s India entry, as Datsun bringing three new car in coming years including Go, Go plus & Do. The New Seven seater from Maruti will be one of the amazing innovations of the Maruti Suzuki. based on unique design. Industry experts believe that the New MPV could become an elder cousin of Wagon R. or could use Wagon R nomenclature but possibility is also for keep the same Japanese name ‘Maruti Suzuki Solio’. As Wagon R is much appreciated by the domestic buyers. It’s in the Top-5 cars Sold in India from last many year with over 12000+ units sold every month in India.
Maruti Suzuki will have to improve the design language of upcoming seven seater, as Indians never like JDM design that gives boxy type feel. We surely find many internal and external changes to the Solio when it will available in India for launch. It could share many internal and external part from Maruti Wagon-R . and expected launch in India by Mid-2016 under a price range of 4.5 lakhs to 5.8 lakhs. It will first showcase in upcoming Delhi auto expo 2016 could be as Maruti Suzuki Solio .