Maruti Jimny 7-Seater is going to come as an off-road SUV whose testing has been started. It will compete with Mahindra Thar and Force Gurkha in its segment. While the launch of Jimny is expected to be done by January next year.
Maruti Jimny 7-Seater: Vehicle manufacturer Maruti is preparing to launch its off-road Jimny car these days. Although its testing is being done on Indian roads for a long time, but in recent times its new variants have also been seen. It is expected that the upcoming Jimny can be launched early next year.
In India, it will compete with Mahindra’s Thar and Force Gurkha. Let us tell you that both these off-road vehicles are liked a lot in India. In such a situation, Jimny will have to come up with special features, so that it can give tough competition to the other two vehicles. Therefore, today we will tell you what are the features of Maruti Jimny, which can make customers crazy.
Maruti Jimny 7-Seater Alternatives
The special thing about Maruti Jimny is that it has been made to seat more people at once. The Jimny can be brought in 5-door and 7-seater options. This option is not yet available in the remaining two models. For this reason, it will come as a family car and not just an off-road SUV. Let us tell you that currently both Gurkha and Thar vehicles have a 4-seater option and the company is preparing to bring a model with more seating capacity.
Designed for cities
According to the information received during testing, the length of the upcoming Jimny can be less than 4 meters and its height can be 1,730mm and width can be 1,645mm. Its wheelbase can be of 2,550mm. Due to its short length, it will be easy to drive in the cities. Also, it will be easy to handle even on steep slopes and sharp modes because of its size.
Will get a powerful engine
Being an off-road vehicle, the 1.5-liter K15C motor can be given in the new Jimny. This engine will be capable of producing 102hp power and 138Nm peak torque. Also, 4×4 capability is expected to be offered in select trims. Customers will be able to choose between 5-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearboxes as per their requirements and budget.
All the latest features can be found in the cabin
Efforts are being made to equip the upcoming Maruti Jimny 7-Seater off-road SUV with all the latest features on the inside. It is expected to get all the comfort features like a 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, USB charging port, steering-mounted controls, rear AC vents and more storage space.
Can be launched at this price
It is estimated that this car can be launched at an initial price of Rs 10 lakh, due to which it will give tough competition to Mahindra Thar and Force Gurkha. Explain that the company has also set a target of producing 75,000 units in the first year of the launch of the 5-door Jimny.