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2022 Maruti Suzuki XL6 launched in India at INR 11.29 lakh, new 6-speed AT

Written by Rohit Tonapi

Maruti Suzuki has launched the all-new XL6 in the Indian market. Maruti Suzuki earlier had started accepting bookings for the model. Interested customers can book the all-new XL6 at any of the 410 NEXA dealerships across the country. The model will also be available to book through the online sales channels.

Maruti Suzuki XL6 – Price and Variants

The all-new XL6 will be available in four variants – Zeta, Alpha, the new Alpha+ and Alpha+ Dual-Tone variant. The prices for the variants are as follows –

Manual Automatic
Zeta INR 11.29 lakh INR 12.79 lakh
Alpha INR 12.29 lakh INR 13.79 lakh
Alpha+ INR 12.89 lakh INR 14.39 lakh
Alpha+ Dual-Tone INR 13.05 lakh INR 14.55 lakh

*All the mentioned prices are ex-showroom.

Additionally, the all-new XL6 is now also available through ‘Maruti Suzuki Subscribe’ at an all-inclusive monthly subscription fee starting from INR 25,499.

Maruti Suzuki XL6 – Powertrain and Mileage

The new Maruti Suzuki XL6 will share the all-new next-generation 1.5-litre 4-cylinder K-Series engine with the new Ertiga. The engine also features Progressive Smart Hybrid technology. The new engine makes 102 PS of power and 136.8 Nm of torque. The gearbox on the XL6 will be a 5-speed manual and an all-new 6-speed torque converter automatic. The automatic gearbox will also feature paddle-shifters on the steering wheel. The paddle-shifters will enhance the driving experience and driver involvement. The XL6 with the new engine will deliver a fuel efficiency of 20.97kmpl for the manual and 20.27kmpl for the automatic gearbox.

Maruti Suzuki XL6 – Design and Features

The all-new XL6 follows a new design philosophy by NEXA – Crafted Futurism. The XL6 is the second car to follow this design philosophy, the first being the all-new Baleno. The company says the XL6 has an SUV-like expressive design and grand interiors. Additionally, the company says the car’s exterior is masculine, aggressive and assertive.

At the front, the car gets a new front grille with a sweeping ‘X-bar’ element. The grille is flanked by Quad chamber LED headlights on the sides. The headlights also house LED DRLs. On the side of the vehicle, the XL6 gets a gloss black finish on the B and C-pillars. The fender side garnish features a chrome element. The alloy wheels are now 16-inch and feature a two-tone machine finish. At the car’s rear, the XL6 gets new 3D LED taillights in Smoke Grey Lens. The taillight also receives a light guide.

One of the highlight interior features is the inclusion of front ventilated seats. The car features captain seats in the 2nd row, and the 3rd row is also reclinable. The XL6 also features new perforated seat upholstery to enable ventilation function. The new ventilated seats can be turned on remotely using the new Suzuki Connect. The infotainment unit is a new 7-inch SmartPlay Pro. Various functions of the car are now accessible using the new voice assistant command – HI SUZUKI. Furthermore, the all-new XL6 can be accessed with a compatible smartwatch and voice connectivity skill through Suzuki connect skill for Amazon Alexa.

The all-new XL6 comes in six monotone colours – NEXA Blue, Arctic White, Splendid Silver, Grandeur Grey, Brave Khaki and Opulent Red. Additionally, the XL6 comes in three new dual-tone colours – Splendid Silver with Black Roof, Brave Khaki with Black Roof and Opulent Red with Black Roof.

Maruti Suzuki XL6 – Safety

Maruti Suzuki now offers standard features such as four airbags (driver+co-driver front and driver+co-driver side). Standard safety features include Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Hill Hold Assist (HHA), seatbelt reminders, reverse parking sensors, over-speed alert and second-row ISOFIX anchors. Higher-spec variants also include safety features like a 360-degree camera and Tyre Pressure Monitoring System with individual read-out and low tyre-pressure alerts.

Also Read: 2022 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga launched at INR 8.35 lakh, 11 variants