Maruti Suzuki S Presso to launch at the end of festive season in Nepal
Maruti Suzuki is soon going to launch a micro-SUV, based on the Future S Concept, by the name of S-Presso and it will be positioned above the Alto 800 and alongside the Maruti Suzuki WagonR in the automaker’s portfolio.
The engine on the Maruti Suzuki S-Presso will be BS-VI compliant and will have additional notable features such as a segment-leading touchscreen infotainment system with the SmartPlay Studio unit.
The Concept Future-S has an SUV inspired design in a compact car. The Concept Future-S has a young, playful and urban character. The car also boasts of a high seating design and it has a distinct SUV stance. There is a minimal hexagonal grille upfront and the curves are done just right by Maruti Suzuki on the Concept Future-S. The doors also have a Rolls-Royce kind of design and openings. On the interiors they have used a rich ivory colour scheme to make it appear plush and spacious. There are carbon reinforced interiors for body strength.
The Maruti Suzuki S-Presso is to get a 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine from the Alto K10. Upgraded to meet the upcoming BS-6 emission regulations, this engine is likely to produce 68 hp of power along with 90 Nm of peak torque. It will be a five-seater and come with features such as Maruti’s SmartPlay infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car Play, steering mounted audio controls, vehicle start-stop system among others.
Its body structure will meet the upcoming safety regulations and it going to get dual-airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, driver and passenger seat belt warning along with high-speed alert system as standard across the range. Prices of the Maruti Suzuki S-Presso in India are estimated to fall in-between the range of INR 4.5 lakh to Rs 6.5 lakh.
Launch in Nepal
CG Motocorp the authorized distributor of Maruti Suzuki vehicles for Nepal has plans to launch S Presso around the end of festive season which will be around Novemeber. The price of S Presso in Nepali market will be in the range of nepali Rs 28 – 33 Lakhs.