Maruti Suzuki, India’s number one automobile manufacturer was formed in 1981 and the production of its first car "Maruti 800" kicked off in 1983. Since then, the company has produced several cars.
Maruti Suzuki offers many models such as Maruti 800, Alto, WagonR, Estilo, A-star, Ritz, Maruti Swift, Swift DZire, SX4, Omni, Eeco, Gypsy, Grand Vitara and Kizashi. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco was introduced in October 2001 as the Versa. It was the second MPV launched by Maruti Suzuki since the Maruti Omni. The Versa MPV failed to attract good number of customers. Eventually, the car maker decided to phase it out in 2009. Maruti Suzuki replaced the Versa with the Eeco which was rolled out at the 2010 Auto Expo.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco Specifications:
Maruti Suzuki Eeco is a thrilling surprise when it comes to performance. It is equipped with a powerful 1200cc BS IV compliant engine that churns out a decent power of 73 bhp @ 6000 rpm, with a torque of 101Nm @ 3000 rpm. The engine incorporates a range of advanced technologies which includes high pressure fuel injection system, knock sensors, compression ratios, crank sensors, and low friction pistons to provide better fuel efficiency and drivability. Even at low and mid range speeds, it performs well. Maruti Suzuki Eeco has aluminium engine with 4 cylinders. The compression ratio is 9.9. The Diagonal Shift Assistance (DSA) present in Maruti Suzuki eeco provides smoother gear shifting. Maruti Suzuki Eeco is ELV (End-of-life) compliant and environment friendly. The fuel efficiency is 14 kmpl.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco has a good suspension system which has been designed and developed for a fantastic driving comfort on Indian roads both in plain and rough terrains. It has McPherson strut front suspension with dual rate coil springs, present in the front which imparts superior handling and driving comfort. The rear is supported by 3-link rigid suspension system with progressive rate coil springs which ensure everyone seated in the car enjoys a comfortable and smooth journey.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco Variants:
The Maruti Suzuki Eeco offers a unique combination of comfort and utility. “Happiness family size” is the concept behind the design of the Maruti Suzuki Eeco, with its luxurious and spacious interior, wrapped in wonderful aesthetics inside out. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco comes in three variants in metallic and non-metallic, with an option of 5 Seater – Standard, 5 Seater – AC, and 7 Seater – Standard. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco is available in an array of 6 colors which are superior white, Metallic midnight black, Metallic silky silver, Bright red, Metallic blue blaze and Metallic glistening grey.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco Interior and Exterior Features:
Maruti Suzuki Eeco has a perfect amalgamation of style and substance with its bold design and stylish body graphics. The exterior is attractive with center cap wheel cover, tubeless tyres, front mud flaps and outside rearview mirror (left and right). The interiors include powerful air-conditioning with heater, contemporary dual tone interior color, spacious cabin, integrated headrests and easy-to-read digital meter cluster. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco 5 seater variant comes with a powerful air-conditioner and heater making the drive enjoyable in any weather. Complementing its smart exteriors, the Maruti Suzuki Eeco has elegant new dual tone interiors. Adding to the comfort and support are the integrated headrests on the front seats for both driver and companion in the Maruti Suzuki Eeco. It has a contemporary new digital instrument panel, which includes fuel level, trip meter and odometer with easy readability, and complete control. Maruti Suzuki Eeco offers enough room both personal and work related travel. The seats have been designed to maximise comfort and space. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco offers ample boot space of 540 litres. The Maruti Suzuki Eeco, has clear lens headlamps and tail lamps. Besides being very stylish, they provide a brilliant view of the road ahead, as well as clear indication all around. Being a spacious car, it suits the need for a family to go out for a short trip or picnic or a drive to the market.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco Safety Features:
Maruti Suzuki Eeco is equipped with many safety features which include side impact bars, crumple zones, energy absorbing materials, high seating position that provides better visibility for the driver, child lock for sliding doors and windows and seat belts.
Maruti Suzuki Eeco Pricing:
The price of the Maruti Suzuki Eeco varies from 2.8 lakhs to 3.16 lakhs (all ex-showroom Delhi price).
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