Maruti S Cross Old vs New


Maruti’s premium crossover is all set to receive a facelift in the coming months. The facelift was unveiled last year and features a new nose and other exterior updates. The S-Cross was the first model to go on sale through Nexa dealerships in India. It does not possess the typical SUV appearance the Indian audience craves. Which means sales have been relatively low (by Maruti Suzuki standards). Will the facelift help push sales? We will have to wait and see. Read our Maruti S Cross Old vs New comparison to find out what’s new.

maruti s cross old vs new front

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Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model- Exterior Comparison

Designers have made major modifications to the nose of the car. The facelift features a new, more butch face complete with a new grille, bumper and new headlamps. While the new front end looks a lot more aggressive, the styling seems busier. We will have to wait and see how the Indian audience reacts to it.

maruti s cross old vs new

At the back, the S Cross facelift gets new tail lamps with LED detailing. The overall profile of the tail lamps remains the same. Other than that, there aren’t any other changes. The new exterior features include

  • New front bumper
  • New front grille
  • Updated tail lamps with LED
  • New headlamps
  • Alloy wheels (new)

maruti s cross old vs new rear

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Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model- Interior Comparison

The cabin of the new Maruti S-Cross will not feature any major updates. It boasts the same design as the outgoing model. The only additions could be in the form of new features. The SmartPlay infotainment system could get new features. Highlights of the interiors of the S-Cross include

  • Dual zone auto aircon
  • Smartplay touchscreen infotainment system
  • Cruise control
  • High resolution MID
  • Steering controls

maruti s cross old vs new

Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model- Specifications

Maruti S Cross 1.3 Diesel Specifications
Engine 1.3 L Diesel
Max. Power 89 BHP
Peak Torque 200 Nm
Transmission 5-Speed Manual
Kerb Weight 1205 kg
Fuel Mileage 23.65 KMPL

The 1.3 L and 1.6 L diesel engines will be carried over. There won’t be any changes to specifications. Petrol variants might be added to the lineup, but we do not have any concrete info on that just yet.

Maruti S Cross 1.6 Diesel Specifications
Engine 1.6-litre Diesel
Max. Power 118 bhp
Peak Torque 320 Nm
Transmission 6-Speed Manual
Kerb Weight 1275 KG
Fuel Mileage 22.07 KMPL

Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model- Mileage Comparison

New Model (estimated) Old Model 
Maruti S Cross 1.3 Diesel Mileage 23 KMPL  

23.65 KMPL

Maruti S Cross 1.6 Diesel Mileage 22 KMPL 22.07 KMPL

There could be a slight increase in the claimed ARAI fuel efficiency figures. However, real world mileage of the S-Cross will remain more or less the same.

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Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model- Dimensions

  New Maruti S Cross Old Maruti S Cross
Length 4300 mm 4300 mm
Width 1765 mm 1765 mm
Height 1590 mm 1590 mm
Wheelbase 2600 mm 2600 mm

There will be no changes in the overall dimensions of the S-Cross even after the addition of a new bumper.

Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model Price Comparison

Prices of the S-Cross should will, in all probability, remain more or less the same. Here’s the current price list of the Maruti S-Cross.

Maruti S-Cross Ex-showroom Delhi Price
Sigma 1.3 Rs. 8.07 Lakh
Delta 1.3 Rs. 8.79 Lakh
Zeta 1.3 Rs. 9.92 Lakh
Alpha 1.3 Rs. 10.64 Lakh
Alpha 1.6 Rs 12.04 Lakh

Maruti S Cross Old vs New Model Comparison Verdict

The launch of the 2017 new model Maruti S Cross should add a bit of freshness to the styling of the crossover. The updates should also help the S-Cross stay competitive in a segment that is about to see a lot of activity in the coming year or so.

  • Design – The new model looks more aggressive. There is a new grille along with new front bumpers and new headlamps.
  • Features – There could be updates to the SmartPlay infotainment system.
  • Specifications – The S-Cross will continue to be powered by 1.3 and 1.6 L diesel engines.
  • Price – There could be minor changes in the pricing of the S-Cross.

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  1. Maruti s cross is totally zero value car.
    Fack company can buy tata nano .nano is 10000 times better than local s cross tell your friends don’t buy this useless car.

  2. 1.6L S CROSS appears to be good.How about automatic transmission.? With the available Country wide service net work, it promises to be a successful vehicle, of course with automatic transmission.