Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2nd Largest Selling Car in March 2017

Maruti Suzuki has newly launched their luxury Suzuki Baleno 2017 in India. Suzuki Baleno comes with new adding safety features and decent look. Maruti Suzuki sold 16,426 units of Baleno which is the highest number ever recorded by the premium compact hatchback, there by growing at a whopping rate of 163.40 percent. The 16,426 units make it’s the second largest selling car in March 2017. Baleno sold 6,236 units during March the previous year.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2nd Largest Selling Car

Industry experts believe that this sale is a result of the latest features, new technology and new design. Due to production constraints, the carmaker wasn’t able to meet the demand. However, after the opening of the Gujarat plant, the carmaker is now fulfilling the pending orders. Till now, Baleno has over 80,000 pending orders and a waiting period of 20-21 weeks.

Maruti Baleno has been become a popular model in india because of its styling, features and technology. Maruti Suzuki sells the Baleno through its premium dealership NEXA along with S-Cross, Ignis and the newly inducted Ciaz sedan. Maruti Suzuki Baleno is available in both petrol and diesel engine option. A 1.2 litre four cylinder engine produces 83bhp and 115Nm of torque power. it comes in optional transmission like 5 speed manual and CVT automatic transmission.  The 1.3 litre diesel engine generates 74bhp of maximum power and 190Nm of torque power. The diesel engine comes in a 5 speed manual transmission.

Kaushik Madhavan, Director, Mobility Practice (Automotive & Transportation), Frost & Sullivan said “Baleno has recently got a new variant on its RS version which has created more excitement among the premium hatchback buyers. This can be one of the contributory factors to the huge numbers,”