According to the recent survey done by WHO, India has one of the most number of polluted cities amongst the top hundred cities in the world. To improve the situation, the Government of India has declared to implement more stringent emission norms with BS6. Effective from April 2020, this is intended to help reduce vehicular pollution.
Being the largest car manufacturer in India, Maruti Suzuki has been proactive about upgrading its petrol engines to meet these BS6 emission norms. As a result, Maruti Suzuki has the largest line-up of BS6 cars available. You can check the complete line-up here.
• What all is Maruti Suzuki doing for green mobility?
Maruti Suzuki has always led the charge when it comes to effecting changes and pioneering new technologies. In its endeavour to push green mobility, here’s what Maruti Suzuki has on offer: -
• Widest range of BS6 engine compliant cars
According to the declaration given by the government of India, BS6 norms will be implemented in April 2020, but Maruti Suzuki proactively started working on upgrading cars that adhere to the BS6 norms almost a year back. At present, we have the widest range of BS6 compliant cars in all the segments. For compact car buyers, there’s Alto, Celerio, S-Presso and Wagon R; for sedans, there’s Ciaz as well as Dzire; for premium hatchbacks, you have Baleno, Ignis, and Swift; and for SUV/MPV buyers, there’s Vitara Brezza and XL6.
• Cars with S-CNG technology
A superior alternative to aftermarket CNG kits, Maruti Suzuki cars equipped with S-CNG technology are built on the factory floor and extensively tested for performance, safety, and durability. As a greener alternative, S-CNG cars are a pivotal step in our collective pursuit for cleaner mobility.
• Smart Hybrid Technology
Pioneered by Maruti Suzuki and available in models like Baleno, Ciaz, Ertiga, S-Cross, vitara brezza and XL6. Smart Hybrid technology improves the overall driving performance of the car thanks to Torque Assist. It also helps save fuel to increase fuel efficiency through Idle Stop Start function.
These automotive technologies, in one way or the other, empower you to be #BeTheChange to achieve cleaner and greener mobility. Know more about them by visiting this link.