Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday launched the updated Eeco at a starting price of INR 510,200 ex-showroom, India, for the Tour V 5-seater standard variant.
Available across 13 variants including 5-seater, 7-seater, Cargo, Tour and Ambulance, the updated van gets powered by a 1.2L advanced K-series Dual Jet, Dual VVT producing 59.4kW (80.76 PS) at 6,000rpm and a torque output of 104.4Nm at 3,000rpm in the petrol variants.
Meanwhile, the new Eeco is claimed to be 25% more fuel-efficient delivering up to 20.20 km/l, while the S-CNG version boasts a 29% higher fuel efficiency and delivers up to 27.05 km/kg.
Other notable changes to the van include driver-focused controls, reclining front seats, cabin air filter (in AC variants), dome lamp with new battery saver function, digital instrument cluster, new steering wheel and rotary controls for the AC and heater.
While on the safety front, it gets more than 11 standard safety features, such as an engine immobiliser, illuminated hazard switch, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, child lock for the sliding doors and windows, and reverse parking sensors, among others.
Available in the new shade of Metallic Brisk Blue, the van also sees an increase in the cargo space for the petrol variants by 60 litres.
Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer, Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki India, noted that Eeco, since its launch, has sold over 9.73 lakh units with a market share of 93% in the segment.