Maruti Suzuki XL6 premium MPV launched at NADA Auto Show
Driving forth the NEXA values of global experience, innovation and excitement, Maruti Suzuki India Limited launched its all new premium MPV, the XL6. Available at over 360 NEXA dealerships across the country, the exclusive 6-seater, XL6, is a blend of stylish exteriors coupled with plush interiors.
Presenting the XL6 to customers, Mr. Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director and CEO, Maruti Suzuki India, said, “There is a considerable increase in demand for premium MPVs owing to the ever-evolving customer needs. At Maruti Suzuki, we always bring out products that match and compliment customer’s demand. Backed by NEXA’s focus on creation and innovation, the XL6 is a testament of our commitment to bring the newest technologies to our customers. The XL6 strikes a perfect balance of style, space, comfort, performance and safety. We are confident that our exclusive 6-seater, the XL6 will strike a chord with today’s customer who seeks Comfort and Style.”
XL6 Exterior – BOLD, ICONIC, SPORTY AND ASPIRATIONAL
The bold exterior design of the XL6 reflects aspirations of urban individuals who need space without compromising on style.
Its raised hood and unique grille with bold cross-bar design element sweeping into the head-lamps ending with the inset LED DRLs add to XL6’s imposing, rugged and tough stance.
The Stylish all black Alloy wheels, Roof rails and side claddings along with expressive side profile add to vehicle’s personality. Signature Quad LED headlamps and tail lamps with LED light guide are designed to captivate anyone with their detailing.
INSIDE THE ALL NEW XL6 – BUSINESS CLASS, TECH-SAVVY AND SOPHISTICATED
The exceptional driving experience of XL6 is enhanced by the sophisticated and plush interiors.
The all black interiors, with Premium stone finish and rich silver accents sweeping across the cabin impart a sophisticated touch. The slim wide Instrument panel emphasizes the width of the car, adding to the overall feel of space and carrying forward the exterior design language. The leather wrapped flat bottom steering wheel with easy access controls and cruise control switches further adds convenience to style. With an Ergonomic layout, it comes with comfortable seats bolstered with premium leather upholstery.
The 3-row seating, with captain seats in 2nd row and reclining 3rd row seats ensures every passenger is left feeling pampered. 3rd row passengers have ease of ingress and egress, thanks to one touch recline and slide mechanism on the 2nd row seats.
Availability of ample utility spaces, such as ventilated cup holders, overhead console, accessory sockets in each row along with a rear AC further steps up the overall comfort & convenience level, while the cruise control ensures an effortless, smooth drive.
The XL6 is a perfect amalgamation of sporty exteriors with spaciousness and functionality of a MPV, hence offering the best of both worlds.
SMARTPLAY STUDIO TOUCHSCREEN
The interiors deliver an engaging experience with a connected infotainment system that connects the vehicle to the cloud redefining in-car entertainment experience. The vibrant and customizable 17.8cm SmartPlay Studio touchscreen enhances the driving experience with Smartplay Studio application.
The system is completely integrated with the car displaying key vehicle information such as Low fuel alert, fuel economy etc.
It is enabled with smartphone connectivity for seamless integration.
UNDER THE HOOD – THE XL6 ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION
The XL6 is powered by BS6 compliant K15 petrol engine with Progressive Smart Hybrid technology with Li-ion battery.
The K15 engine offers exceptional peak power of 77KW@6000rpm and maximum torque of 138Nm@4400rpm and is tuned to deliver a drive, both within and beyond the city’s parameters.
The XL6 will be available in a 5-speed manual and 4-speed automatic transmission options.
SAFETY FIRST – AN ALL-AROUND SAFETY IN THE ALL NEW XL6
Based on Suzuki’s 5th Generation HEARTECT platform, the all-new XL6 is compliant with all Indian safety regulations like Frontal offset impact, side impact and pedestrian protection.
It is equipped with a host of safety features such as dual front airbags, ABS (Anti-lock-Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brake force Distribution), front seat belts with Pre-tensioners and Force Limiters, ISOFIX child seat anchorages, high speed warning alert, reverse parking sensors as a standard fitment across all variants. ESP (electronic stability program) with Hill Hold function is offered as a standard feature in automatic variants only, enhancing all-around safety for the occupants.
Maruti Suzuki XL6 – Specification
|Ground Clearance||180 mm|
|Turning radius||5.2 m|
|Boot space||209-692 litres|
|Tyre Size||185/65 R15|
|Kerb Weight||1180-1190 kg|
|Engine type||4 cyls, naturally aspirated|
|Power||105hp at 6000rpm|
|Torque||138Nm at 4400rpm|
|Gearbox||5-speed MT/4-speed torque converter|
Price and Availibility
Maruti Suzuki XL6, the Ertiga based six-seater premium MPV has been launched in India at INR 9.80 lakh . It will be sold via Maruti’s Nexa chain of dealerships.
The XL6 has been launched in Nepali market at the NADA Auto Show 2019.
The new XL6 is available only with Petrol engine option in two trim levels – Zeta and Alpha.
The price has been set at nepali Rs 46.99 Lakh and Rs 47.99 Lakh respectively.