Maruti Suzuki is India's number one automobile manufacturer and the market leader in the car segment, both in terms of volume of vehicles sold and revenue earned. Until recently, 18.28 percent of the company was owned by the Indian government, and 54.2 percent by Suzuki of Japan. Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) is the largest automobile manufacturer in South Asia. Earlier known as Maruti Udyog Limited till 2007, the company brought revolution in automobile industry in India. The company was formed in 1981 and the production of its first car "Maruti 800" kicked off in 1983. The company has disseminated throughout the country. There are several Maruti service stations across the country.
Maruti 800 is the best value for money for Indian roads with unmatched fuel efficiency, unbeatable purchase price, hassle-free maintenance and very low lost of ownership. Owing to its durability, longevity and reliability, Maruti 800 has made a very remarkable position in the Indian car market.
Maruti 800 Features:
Maruti 800 is a fuel efficient car, mileage being 15 -18 km per litre. The performance of this car is magnificent. Maruti 800 is equipped with 4 stroke cycle, water cooled SOHC 3 cylinder 796 cc engine that churns out a power of 37 bhp @ 5000 rpm and a maximum torque of 59 Nm @2500 rpm. The Maruti 800 features McPherson Strut and coil spring device for the front suspension and coil spring with gas-filled shock absorbers for the rear. The fuel tank capacity is 28 litres. It has disc shaped front brakes and drum shaped rear brakes. It can seat four persons. The wheelbase is 175 mm and the ground clearance is 170 mm. Power transmission is 4 forward, all synchromesh and 1 reverse.
The Maruti 800 is available in an array of four colors which comprises of Blue Blaze, Brick Red, Superior White and Silky Silver.
Maruti Suzuki 800 Exterior and interior features:
Maruti Suzuki 800 has a good amalgamation of style and substance. The exterior features include outside rear view mirror, lockable fuel lid and back door lock and front wipers. The interior also imparts a decent look with reclining and sliding front seats, dual tone interior upholstery, head retraints, glove compartment, centre box with lid, coin receptacle, sun visiors, front and rear assist grips, front door pocket (only LHS), moulded roof lining, stay type fuel guage, inside rear view mirror, cabin light( 3 position), windshield washer, airflow controls, clear lens headlamps, clear lens rear combination lamps and halogen bulbs.
Maruti 800 Safety Features:
Safety is one of the most important point in the automobile market as fuel economy and performance. Maruti 800 is equipped with many safety features which includes intelligent computerized anti-theft system, side impact beams, laminated windshield, additional body reinforcements, high mount rear stop lamps, collapsible steering column, front and rear seat belts and headlamps leveling device.
Maruti 800 Pricing:
The price of the standard Maruti 800 varies from 1.97 lakhs to 1.99 lakhs (all ex-showroom Delhi price).
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