The Maruti Ritz is going to be launched tomorrow.The Ritz managed to get 4 stars in Euro NCAP test, which is quite good, the upcoming Fiat Grande Punto managed to get 5 stars. The Ritz is globally known as the Splash and Maruti wanted to use the same name in India, but Ford has registered the name first, so Maruti had to name the car, the Ritz. The car will come in three variants – LXi/LDi, VXi/VDi, ZXi and two engine options, the diesel DDiS and the recently announced KB12 petrol, both engines are Bharat IV ready.

Length x Width X Height : 3710mm X 1680mm X 1590mm
Wheelbase: 2360mm
Front track: 1470mm
Rear track: 1480mm
Ground Clearance: 170mm
Turning Radius: 4.5mm
Kerb Weight: Petrol – 1045 kgs, Diesel – 1150 kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity: 45 liters
Boot Capacity: 205 liters

1.2 KB Series 4-Cylinder Petrol
All Aluminium 1197 cc DOHC
16 Valves, 4 Valves Per Cylinder
Max Power: 85PS@5500 RPM
Max Torque: 117NM@4200 RPM

1.3 DDiS 4-Cylinder Diesel
All Aluminium, 1248 cc DOHC
16 valves, 4 valves per cylinder
Fixed Geometry Turbocharger with Intercooler
Max power: 75PS@4000 RPM
Max Torque: 190NM@1,750-2,250RPM

Front: Ventilated Disc
Rear: Drum, leading and trailing (self-adjusting)
ABS: Standard on ZXi/Optional on VXi/VDi

Front: MacPherson strut & coil spring
Rear: Torsion beam & coil spring

165/80 R14 (LXi/LDi, VXi/VDi with steel wheels)
185/70 R14 (ZXi with alloys)

Standard Features:


Body Coloured Bumpers
Steel Wheels with hub cap

Power Steering
Adjustible Front Seat Head Restraint

4 ELR seat belts with lap belt for 5th passenger

VXi/ VDi – adds on to Lxi/Ldi

Body Coloured Mirrors and Door Handles
Front and Rear Fog Lamps
Full Wheel Covers

Audio System, Integrated cd/mp3/wma with aux-in
2 Speakers
A/C and Heater (HVAC)
Dual Digital Trip Meter
Manual Central Locking
All 4 power windows
Rear Seat Single Bench Folding
Power Outlet On Central Console
Vanity Mirror On Left Sun Visor
Front and Rear Seat Adjustable Head Restraints
Grey and Black Dual Tone Interior
Fabric Insert on door trims
Front Seat Back Pocket (behind driver’s seat only)
3-position Central Cabin Light
Co-Driver Seat Under Tray


4 ELR Seat Belts with lap belt for 5th passenger

ZXi adds on to VXi

Alloy Wheels with 185/70 R14 tyres
Chrome Plated Front Grille

Silver Lining on central console
Silver Finished 3-spoke steering wheel
Stereo Remote (separate)
Tilt Steering
Driver’s seat height adjuster
Pop-Up Tachometer
Rear Parcel Tray

Safety and Security
Dual Airbags
ABS Standard
Remote Keyless Entry Security System
Rear Defogger
Rear Wiper and Washer

Colour Options :-

Pearl Metallic Arctic White
Silky Silver
Midnight black
Almore Grey
Cool Blue
Ravishing Red
Chocolate Brown