India’s leading automobile company Maruti Suzuki launched –a five door small car in India named Maruti Suzuki ZEN in a hatchback small car segment. The name ZEN stands for Zero Engine Noise. The has been sold as Suzuki Cervo in other parts of the world. Maruti Suzuki Zen has been a very trendy car for a long time without any changes in its design. The Maruti Zen was a big hit since it’s launched in Indian racing field. This is a premium car with a compact look. It has a 5-speed gear box which is one of the best boxes in its segment. Zen is equipped with world standard accessories. In this car, so many new features have been introduced first time in India. Its a complete family car and a very fuel efficient car on Indian roads. Its a smart and elegant car with a perfect price compared to other cars of its segment. This car provides much more than basic transportation.
Maruti Zen is available in the variants like Zen LX, Zen LXi and Zen VXi. Initially this car is available only in two colours- Zen carbon (black) and Zen steel (silver).The car comes with the price tag of 3.4 lakhs to 3.8 lakhs. The VXi version of the car is a 3- door sports version which can be bought around 3.9 lakhs.
Maruti Zen has a very big heart as big as Maruti Esteem’s, thus it has a great capacity of engine. This car is equipped with 997 cc engine which has a sport electronic ignition. This was the first Indian car which has an aluminium engine. The name itself says zero engine noise (ZEN). Maruti Zen has 78.4 bhp/tonne- power to weight ratio which is highest in its class. This engine is highly fuel efficient has an excellent pick up.
DESIGN & INTERIOR
Maruti Suzuki Zen is a small and trendy compact car with an elegant looks. This car is specially designed for Indian families. Five persons can comfortably sit in this car. This spacious car is equipped with Electronic Power Steering, electrically adjustable side mirrors, A.C., front power windows, dual tone theme, attractive fabric and tinted glasses. This car has got a great looks in its appearance.
This car has a great high class safety features. As safety comes first for any customers ,this car has a very innovative safety features before one decade-Such as laminated front wide screen, collapsible steering column, fog lamps, child proof rear door locks etc. Maruti Zen is a perfect combo of power, mileage and price. It is highly recommended as a family car on Indian roads.