Maruti Suzuki - New Alto 800.
The Maruti Suzuki who ios the champion of the Indian roads for the last 12years with its popular 800 cc small car, had decided to beat the othercontenders in style with its "New Alto 800" which is going to beunveiled in India this month. Already they had sold million of its Maruti 800and Maruti Suzuki Alto in the last twelve years period and wanted to give asmall boost with its New Alto 800 to the other small car makers like Nano andothers.
The New Alto 800 comes with an engine of 796cc 0.8-litre F8D petrol enginethat can generates 47.5bhp at 6000rpm.
It can be very fuel efficient by going 17 Km/l in the city and can reach 22.74Km/l on the highways. The new Alto comes with extra headroom, legroom andwheelbase when compared to the old models.
The Maruti Suzuki has made plans to export this model to North American marketin the coming year and to popularize this compact car all over the world. Theexpected price of the New Alto 800 in India is around US$ 5,600 and it isexpected to be unveiled by October 16th.
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