The Maruti Suzuki Jimny is a highly anticipated car that is set to launch in India soon. It is a compact SUV that has already gained popularity in other countries, and it is expected to do the same in India. Here are some of the key features and details you need to know about the upcoming Jimny.
Engine and Transmission:
The Jimny will come with a 1.5-liter petrol engine that produces 105PS and 134Nm of torque. It will be available with both a 5-speed manual and a 4-speed automatic transmission. Unlike its prime rival, the Mahindra Thar, the Jimny comes with a four-wheel drivetrain as standard.
Features and Safety:
The Jimny comes well-equipped with a range of comforts and conveniences. It features a 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system with wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, automatic climate control, cruise control, and front and rear height adjustable headrests. On the safety front, it offers six airbags, ABS with EBD, electronic stability program (ESP), hill hold and descent control, and a rearview camera as standard.
Price, Launch, and Rivals:
Maruti Suzuki is expected to launch the 5-door Jimny in India by early June at an expected starting price of Rs 10 lakh (ex-showroom). The Jimny will be in direct competition with the Mahindra Thar and the Force Gurkha.
The Maruti Suzuki Jimny is a highly anticipated car that comes well-equipped with features and safety measures. With its launch just around the corner, it will be interesting to see how it performs against its rivals in the Indian market.