The Ciaz will be available in both petrol and diesel version, petrol (VXi, VXi+, ZXi) and three diesel engine options (VDi, VDi+ and ZDi). The company claims that Ciaz diesel has a fuel efficiency of 26.21 kmpl while petrol delivers a mileage of 20.73 kmpl.The new model will replace the SX4 sedan, which had limited success. MSI has been trying hard to gain greater presence in the bigger car segment.
On the styling front, the Ciaz overall will be lot more aggressive and futuristic than the SX4, sporting a big chrome grill at the front with sharply designed head lamps. A side and restyling will also be lot more strain than what you see in concept version, but still more aggressive when compared to current SX4. Maruti will also position Ciaz higher than SX4, and will be priced one segment higher.
Earlier, The Ciaz was spotted during the shoot of its first TV commercial at Madhavpur in Gujarat. Ranveer Singh being the brand ambassador for Maruti Ciaz, the TV commercial will showcase a brown color, top model of Ciaz. Maruti Suzuki India is using #CoolCatsInTown to promote the new sedan.