The 2019 Maruti Baleno facelift has been launched in India, with prices starting at Rs. 5.45 lakhs.

2019 Maruti Baleno Launch
The Maruti Baleno competes with the Hyundai Elite i20, Honda Jazz and VW Polo

Maruti has launched the 2019 Baleno facelift in India and it is priced from Rs. 5.45-8.77 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The premium hatchback comes with changes to the exteriors and interiors while mechanicals remain unchanged.

On the outside, the 2019 Maruti Baleno gets a redesigned fascia with a new grille, revised fog lamp housings and redesigned bumpers. The vehicle also gets 2 new colour options – Phoenix Red and Magma apart from the other colours like Pearl Arctic White, Premium Silver, Nexa Blue and Autumn Orange. The hatchback also comes with 16-inch alloy wheels now.

The interior of the 2019 Maruti Baleno gets a new SmartPlay Studio infotainment system with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Voice Recognition, reverse parking camera, Bluetooth, navigation and vehicle information alerts like low fuel and handbrake. The cabin gets a black layout with blue detailing, dual tone seat covers and tweaked ornamentation.

The premium hatchback gets safety features like dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, Brake Assist, seat belts with pre-tensioners, force limiters & reminder, ISOFIX child seat mounts and Speed Alert System.

The Maruti Baleno continues with the same engine options as before. The petrol engine is a 1.2-litre, K-Series unit churning out 83 HP and 115 Nm, mated to a 5-speed manual transmission along with an option of a CVT. The diesel engine is a 1.3-litre DDiS unit producing 74 HP and 190 Nm, mated to a 5-speed MT too.

2019 Maruti Baleno Price

– Petrol MT

* Sigma – Rs. 5.45 lakhs
* Delta – Rs. 6.16 lakhs
* Zeta – Rs. 6.84 lakhs
* Alpha – Rs. 7.45 lakhs

– Petrol CVT

* Delta – Rs. 7.48 lakhs
* Zeta – Rs. 8.16 lakhs
* Alpha – Rs. 8.77 lakhs

– Diesel MT

* Sigma – Rs. 6.60 lakhs
* Delta – Rs. 7.31 lakhs
* Zeta – Rs. 7.99 lakhs
* Alpha – Rs. 8.60 lakhs

(all prices, ex-showroom Delhi)

2019 Maruti Baleno Interior
The black cabin comes with blue inserts
2019 Maruti Baleno Dashboard
The layout of the interior remains vastly unchanged
2019 Maruti Baleno Features
The new SmartPlay Studio system comes packed with more features
2019 Maruti Baleno Price
The 2019 Baleno gets 16-inch prevision cut alloy wheels