Maruti Suzuki India Posts 5.5% Declines in Sales in March
Maruti Suzuki India Posts 5.5% Declines in Sales in MarchReuters/Amit Dave/Files

India's leading auto manufacturer Maruti Suzuki introduced its improved version of the Wagon R with a price tag starting at ₹3.58 lakh on Monday.

The all-new, facelifted iteration of the Wagon R boasts changes in its exteriors like grille, front bumpers and the fog lamp housing as well as in the interiors.

"The Wagon R is not just a bestseller for us but is also among top five models of the industry. The changes introduced on the New Wagon R are in line with the customer feedback received through our regular customer engagement programmes," Maruti Suzuki India Vice President (Marketing) Manohar Bhat said in a statement.

The overhauled version of the Wagon R has been launched in both Petrol and CNG variants in the country and the LPG variant of the car is expected to come in the near future. The Wagon R is one of the country's bestselling car models, since its launch in 2003.The model has been updated four times since then. The latest model is powered by the 1.0-litre K-Series petrol engine which is expected to generate a power of 67bhp and 90Nm of torque.

"We are confident that customers will appreciate the refreshments in the new Wagon R and we it would help to strengthen brand Wagon R," Bhat added.

In the petrol model, the base model Wagon R LX is priced at ₹ 3.61 lakh and the top end model is available at ₹4.13 lakh.The mid variant of the car is price at ₹3.88 lakh. The CNG model of the car is priced at ₹4.42 lakh.