The variants of the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz include Sigma, Delta, Zeta, and Alpha.
Maruti Suzuki launched the Ciaz mid-size sedan in 2014. It got its first mid-life update in the year 2018.
Under the hood, the Ciaz is powered by the 1.5-litre petrol engine with a Smart Hybrid technology that generates 103bhp at 6,000rpm and 138Nm at 4,400rpm. This engine can be had with either five-speed manual or four-speed automatic torque converter option.
Performance of Ciaz is backed by a 5 Speed Manual transmission and FWD (Front Wheel Drive) configuration.
Exterior and Design
Visually, the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz now gets a sleek grille and a chrome strip on the top flanked by the redesigned headlamps. The front bumper has a subtle update with circular fog lamps and a faux brushed metal finish surround that complement the projector headlamp unit with horizontal LED DRLs. The rear section looks fresh due to a revised bumper and taillights with a new lighting signature. The overall look is complete with a fresh set of alloy wheels.
Interior and Features
Most of the elements in the current model have been carried forward from its predecessor. However, it now gets birch blonde wood finish with satin chrome accents and a new 4.2 inch TFT Multi-Information Display (MID) for freshness. The updated model also offers rear AC vents as standard along with other features like chrome garnish (steering wheel, inside door handles, AC louvres knob, and parking brake lever), keyless entry, cruise control, electrically adjustable ORVMs, front centre armrest with a utility box, and a rear centre armrest with cup holders. The vehicle also gets an additional set of safety features such as dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, seatbelt reminder for driver, and passenger along with the speed alert system.
This Sedan car comes loaded with ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror, Central Locking, EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), ISOFIX (Child-Seat Mount), 2 Number of Airbags from safety point of view.
There are seven exterior shades to choose from – Sangria Red, Nexa Blue, Magma Gray, Snow White, Premium Silver, Midnight Black, and Dignity Brown.
The Maruti Suzuki Ciaz has a seating layout to accommodate five occupants.
Ciaz has 4490 mm Length, 1730 mm Width, 1485 mm Height, 1010 Kg Kerb Weight, 2650 mm Wheelbase, 170 mm Ground Clearance, 43 Litres Fuel Tank Capacity, 510 Litres Boot Space.
The Maruti Suzuki Ciaz rivals the likes of the Honda City, Hyundai Verna, Volkswagen Virtus, and the Skoda Slavia.