The MT variant comes at a price of Rs 16.67 Lakh and the AT at Rs 17.97 Lakh.
The new SUV is now available with a larger 163.5 bhp 2.4-litre petrol engine with VVT (Variable Valve Timing) technology that replaces the older less powerful 119.5 bhp 2.0-litre VIS engine.
Maruti is offering the new model in two variants: 5-speed Manual Transmission and 4-speed Automatic Transmission.
Mayank Pareek, Executive Officer (M&S) Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “The new version of Grand Vitara takes the three decades of Suzuki SUV heritage to the next level. Highly popular the world over, the Grand Vitara is one of the global strategic models in Suzuki Range. For all those customers, who are increasingly looking at SUVs, the Grand Vitara 2.4 offers more power and the best in class 4X4 drive at a highly competitive price.”
The 2009 Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.4 packs plenty of new features that make it even better than before.
>> A new Multi Information Display (MID) system on the SUV provides information to the driver on cruising range, average speed, and instantaneous fuel consumption.
>> Audio system has been upgraded to include a 6-disc CD changer coupled with an additional centre speaker on the dashboard for surround sound effect.
>> There is now a sliding centre-console armrest for added passenger comfort.
>> The grille and front bumper have been re-designed to deliver better style and new design 17 inch alloy wheels appear sportier.
The Grand Vitara from Suzuki has sold over 25 Lakh units worldwide raking up 32 reputed awards across the world with a number of them being achievements in challenging markets such as U.S.A and Germany.