The highest-selling vehicle of January 2022 is set to receive its mid-life facelift soon. WagonR continues to impress with its popularity which is set to widen post this fresh facelift.
The 2022 Maruti Suzuki WagonR facelift is just around the corner. The largest carmaker in the country is coming up with plenty of facelifts for this year beginning with Baleno which will get a facelifted version this month. The WagonR is most likely to follow in a few weeks as well. Throughout its lifecycle, WagonR has been a go-to option for many first-time buyers in the country. Great mileage, low maintenance cost and ease of service and spare parts availability are the main reasons for associating with Maruti Suzuki in India. Let us check out what changes might the new WagonR sport in its updated avatar.
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2022 Maruti WagonR Facelift
This video capture some of the spy images of the updated WagonR. The exterior of the new hatchback will feature some distinctive elements to differentiate it from the current model. This includes a much slimmer headlamp unit, front grille, redesigned front bumper, skid plate. etc. On the sides, the new WagonR would feature a new set of 15-inch alloy wheels that will be offered on the higher variants only. The body panels are likely to remain unchanged. Just like the front, the tail-end will also feature a new taillamp cluster, tweaked bumper and skid plate. All in all, the 2022 Maruti WagonR facelift will boast a modern outlook.
On the inside, the changes will most likely be less dramatic. The cabin and dashboard layout will be retained from the outgoing model. However, there might be an addition of a few new features. The upholstery might be a bit premium, especially for the higher trims. Since the dimensions of the vehicle will remain the same, the cabin space for passengers and luggage also won’t see any changes.
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The Maruti WagonR will continue to come with two petrol powertrains. There is a 1.0-litre petrol engine on offer belting out 69 hp and 90 Nm and the 1.2-litre petrol engine making 82 hp and 113 Nm of peak power and torque respectively. There is an option of choosing either a 5-speed manual or an AMT gearbox. A 1.0-litre CNG powertrain is also available that makes 58 hp and 78 Nm. The prices of the WagonR range between Rs 5.18 lakh and Rs 6.58 lakh, ex-showroom and the new model might be priced a bit higher. The traditional competitors include the likes of Hyundai Santro and Tata Tiago.