Maruti Suzuki SX4 is preparing to launch its diesel version. Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) is already developing a new diesel engine for its SX4 sedan, which is likely to be ready for launch in mid-2011.
Despite the fact that a diesel engine of new construction in Maruti Manesar plant will not change the figures were published.
Mr. Shinzo Nakanishi, MSI and CEO made a formal statement that the engine is already in service and in all probability be ready in mid-2011.
So now the user Maruti Fiat Multijet diesel engine its doors Swift, Ritz and its B-segment, the Swift Dzire. But because of cooperation with Volkswagen Maruti, combined with the fact that VW may be re badging cars were Maruti SX4 analysts expect the diesel engine of 1.6 liter VW. But the official statement from Maruti Suzuki that they will develop their own engines put such speculation to rest. Although a VW engine in the SX4 muscle was a brilliant idea.
Some analysts are even speculating Maruti can use the Fiat Linea 1.3 liter engine Multijet is also equipped with a variable geometry turbocharger (VGT). Both vehicles are the same in relation to their weight and hence compatibility issues will likely be the minimum. That said, we await an official statement from Maruti reiterates the official specifications.