What’s surprising is that the company doesn’t put much effort into promoting this car, yet it has consistently performed well in its segment for many years. In the month of August, it became the seventh best selling car in the country, with models like Swift, DZire and Venue.
Maruti Eeco Details
The Maruti Suzuki Eeco is available in three cargo variants, four passenger variants and an ambulance model. It is priced between Rs 4.63 lakh and Rs 7.63 lakh and is also known as the Van. These are all ex-showroom Delhi prices. This vehicle is available with a gasoline engine as well as a CNG engine; the mileage of the petrol variant is 16.11 kmpl, while that of the CNG model is 20.88 kmpl.
This vehicle is powered by a 1.2 liter petrol engine that produces 61.7 bhp of power and 85 Nm of torque. This engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission. There are four options for passenger type: 5-seater standard, 5-seater AC, 5-seater AC CNG and 7-seater standard.
Despite the fact that this car is cheap, basic safety measures have been provided as per the price segment. This vehicle comes standard with driver airbag, anti-lock braking system (ABS), electronic brake force distribution (EBD), seat belt reminder, speed monitor and rear parking sensors.
That is, all variations have these properties. The CNG variant is only available in a 5-passenger configuration and is priced from Rs 5.94 lakh. Its CNG model typically sells well in the market because it can carry more passengers at a lower cost and has a lot of space.