Revealed at the Delhi Auto Expo earlier this year, Maruti Suzuki India has announced the market launch of the Ertiga compact MPV.

Based on a lengthened Suzuki Swift platform, the Ertiga has three-rows for seven-seats and features two engines available in three six trim levels each. The 1.4L gasoline engine outputs 93bhp and 130Nm of torque while the 1.3L diesel engine, which is based on the Fiat MultiJet, produces 87bhp and 200Nm of torque.

MPVs currently make up 10 percent of the automobile market in Indian, the target market for the Ertiga, however, other South East Asian markets will also be included for sales.

Further details and pricing in the press release below.


Lengthened Suzuki Swift becomes Maruti Ertiga [video]