Is it Good to Buy Wagon R in 2019?

Buying a car means to have a headache as it requires expensive maintenance with expensive body parts. withcoming of Wagon R results the competitor to change it’s market price by the action of maruti suzuki as they have launch wagon .There’s no doubting the fact that the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R is a perennial hit.However, competition now is fiercer than ever – with the Tata Tiago finding an increasing number of loyalists, and Hyundai making a splash by reviving the Santro. To complicate matters, the refreshed Datsun Go is also making a case for itself, and there’s always in-house rivalry courtesy the Celerio. Comparisons, then, are inevitable – so we’ll tell you how the new Wagon R stacks up against its rivals, on paper.

The new WagonR will be available in three variants: L, V and Z. Variant-wise feature details are still not out, but spy images reveal that the top-spec WagonR will get a touchscreen infotainment system and rear parking sensors. The older model was available in L, V and V+ variants. While the L and V variants were those of the standard WagonR, Stingray was later made a part of the WagonR range, and was turned into V+ variant.

The L and V variants of the new WagonR will be available with 1.0-litre petrol engine. The V variant will also be available with the 1.2-litre engine. The Z variant of the new WagonR, on the other hand, will be available with the 1.2-litre engine only. While a manual transmission will be on offer on all variants with both engines, an AMT transmission will be on offer on V and Z variants only, but with both the engines.

Dimensions

Dimensions

New WagonR

Old (VXI+, known as Stingray before)

Old (Lxi, Vxi)

Length

3,655mm

3,636mm

3,599mm

Width

1,620mm

1475mm

1,495mm

Height

1,675mm

1,670mm

1,700mm

Wheelbase

2,435mm

2,4000mm

2,400mm

Kerb Weight

Upto 845kg

Upto 895kg

Upto 890kg

The new-gen model is longer, wider and taller than even the outgoing top-spec VXI+ Wagon R, which was previously known as the Stingray and was in fact, longer than lower variants. There’s a significant increment in wheelbase and overall width compared to the previous model. In fact, the wheelbase is identical to the Ignis, indicating that the new Wagon R might be based on the same Heartect platform. The Heartect platform also underpins the Swift, Dzire, Ertiga and the Baleno.

The outgoing model is priced from Rs 4.15 lakh to Rs 5.39 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).  While the 2019 Maruti Suzuki Wagon R range is expected to begin around the same price point, the prices of the variants with the bigger engine might go up slightly.

Editor Rating

4.5/5

New Maruti Suzuki Wagon R 2018 Launch Date, Price,Specifications, mileage.

Published By: Anuj Grover

Published on:5th mar,2019

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