Maruti Suzuki India has launched the S-CNG version for the Brezza starting at INR 9.14 lakh, ex-showroom, India, for the base LXI variant. Powered by the next-gen K-series 1.5L Dual Jet, Dual VVT engine paired with a five-speed manual transmission delivering 121.5Nm of peak torque, the new model returns a claimed fuel efficiency of 25.51 km/kg.
With the S-CNG powertrain, the Brezza continues to get features such as an electric sunroof, cruise control, SmartPlay Pro infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, keyless push start and more.
The vehicle also gets CNG-specific features such as integrated petrol and CNG fuel lid, dedicated CNG drive mode, digital and analogue CNG fuel gauges, and an illuminated fuel change-over switch while also a cover for the integrated CNG cylinder.
Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer, Marketing and Sales, Maruti Suzuki India, noted that S-CNG models account for 24% of overall sales in Maruti Suzuki Arena. And CNG sales for models such as the Ertiga and WagonR account for as high as 57% and 41% of total model sales, respectively.
With the new Brezza S-CNG launch, Maruti Suzuki now has 14 CNG offerings. All cars sold through Maruti Suzuki Arena are now available with the option of S-CNG technology, while many of the Nexa cars also have a CNG option.
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