Maruti Suzuki Ertiga facelift launched

Maruti Suzuki has launched the updated Ertiga at Rs 8.35 lakh. The Ertiga now gets an upgraded 1.5-litre petrol engine with DualJet technology and a mild-hybrid system paired to a new 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox with paddleshifters.

the Ertiga gets a restyled front end and changes to the interior. 

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

In terms of design, the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga gains a new front grille with an embedded 'winged' chrome trim, new dual-tone alloy wheels and chrome garnish on the tailgate. 

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

There's two new colours to choose from as well - Splendid Silver and Dignity Brown. Inside the cabin, the Ertiga facelift recieves a new Metallic Teak Wooden finish (faux wood) on the dashboard and a new dual-tone seat fabric. 

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

Ertiga comes with a new 1.5-litre DualJet engine with start-stop technology. This engine uses two injectors per cylinder, giving it greater control over fuel injection, and, as a result, greater power and efficiency. It puts out 103hp at 6000rpm and 136.8Nm at 4400rpm, which is 2hp and 1.2Nm down on the outgoing 1.5 engine.  

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

A 5-speed manual gearbox is standard. Additionally, the ageing 4-speed torque-converter automatic of the outgoing model has been replaced by a new 6-speed unit with paddleshifters. The Ertiga facelift is claimed to do 20.51kpl with the manual gearbox and 20.30kpl with the auto.  

2022 Maruti Ertiga: what’s new?

Maruti has also introduced a CNG option to the new Ertiga's lineup, using the same 1.5 DualJet engine. It produces 87hp and 121.5Nm when run on CNG and 100hp and 136Nm when run in petrol mode. The Ertiga facelift CNG comes with a 5-speed manual only and is claimed to do 26.11km/kg.  

Features on offer

The 2022 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga facelift, in its top-spec ZXI+ trim, is equipped with a 7-inch SmartPlay Pro infotainment touchscreen which gets Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.

Features on offer

It also gets the Suzuki Connect connected car tech with over 40 features and an onboard voice assistant. Other features include 4 airbags, ABS with EBD and BA, hill-hold assist, ESP, ISOFIX mounts, parking camera, cruise control, auto headlamps, electrically foldable ORVMs, air-cooled cupholders and AC vents for all three rows.  

ERTIGA FACELIFT VARIANT-WISE PRICES 

Trim level    Petrol MT       Petrol AT      CNG MT  LXi               8.35 lakh       --                       -- VXi               9.49 lakh       10.99 lakh     10.44 lakh  ZXi               10.59 lakh     12.09 lakh     11.54 lakh  ZXi+             11.29 lakh     12.79 lakh     -- Tour M         9.46 lakh      --                      10.41 lakh