Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) has launched the much-awaited off-roader Jimny at a starting price of Rs 1,274,000 (ex-showroom). The Jimny will be available for delivery across all Nexa showrooms in the country from today. The Jimny (5-door) will be available in Zeta and Alpha variants with automatic and manual transmission options, for a total of 6 variants, including 2 dual tone variants of the Alpha trim. The top-spec Alpha AT Dual Tone variant of the Maruti Suzuki Jimny costs Rs 15.05 lakh (ex-showroom).
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Variant Wise Pricing
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Design
With a body-on-frame design, the Rough and Tough Jimny exudes a rugged feel while delivering a unique feel. Its square body proportions instill a sense of confidence and provide the driver with better visibility of the surroundings, especially over treacherous topography. It features a strong body frame built with upright A-pillars, and a flat clamshell bonnet provides a commanding view out of the cabin, allowing drivers to conquer challenging terrain. The Jimny with its LED projector headlamps with washers ensures that visibility remains uncompromised in the harshest of conditions. The optimized bumpers with angled sides increase wheel clearance for agile maneuvering and the protective black textured sections protect against damage. The meticulously designed Jimny combines form, function and innovation, enhancing the driving experience.
The Jimny is offered in a range of seven attractive color options, which include five attractive monotone shades and two attractive dual-tone options.
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Cabin
The Jimny’s interiors have been optimized through a minimalistic design to avoid distractions so that the focus remains on the driver. This is achieved with basic black colors to avoid distraction while silver inserts highlight the functional elements. The dashboard and center console are designed to maximize the driver’s awareness of the car’s angle on undulating surfaces. Sections of the interior feature a high-grade single lens reflex camera body-like pattern that hides minor scratches, suppresses reflections and is easy to grip. The interior design of the Jimny is a perfect amalgamation of practicality and utility. It offers a spacious boot space with a wide rear opening, making loading and unloading of your luggage accessible and easy.
On the cutting edge of technology, the Jimny is introduced with 22.86 cm (9”) SmartPlay Pro+ that offers wireless connectivity with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The high-definition display and premium sound through “Surround Sense” powered by “ARKMYS” acoustic tuning further enhance the journey.
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Off-roading
Experts describe the Jimny as the perfect mix of power and agility. Built on the 4 essentials of an off-road machine – ample body angles, 3-link rigid axle suspension, ladder frame chassis, and AllGrip Pro (4WD), the Jimny instills unwavering confidence in the driver. ALLGRIP PRO (4WD) with Low Range Transfer Gear (4L Mode) offers extreme off-road capability. This enables seamless shifting from 2H two-wheel drive to 4H four-wheel drive on-the-fly, providing unparalleled adaptability while navigating adventurous terrain. When the going gets really tough, shifting into 4L mode transforms the Jimny into a true mountain goat, allowing it to dominate even the toughest off-road terrain with ease.
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Performance
Beneath its robust exterior, the Jimny features a certified 1.5L K-Series engine with Idle Start Stop technology. With optimized torque delivery and specially tuned 5-speed manual and 4-speed automatic transmission options, the Jimny offers a smooth and luxurious driving experience. It delivers amazing fuel efficiency* of 16.94 km/l for the 5-speed MT and 16.39 km/l for the 4-speed AT.
Maruti Suzuki Jimny: Safety
The Jimny has been designed to ensure your safety in any terrain. All Jimny variants come with standard features of 6 airbags, anti-lock braking system (ABS), electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD), brake assist function, electronic stability program (ESP), brake limited slip differential, hill hold control, hill descent Are. controls, side-impact door beams, 3-point emergency locking retractor seatbelts, ISOFIX child seat anchorages, seatbelt pretensioners and rear view camera. Built on Suzuki’s renowned Total Effective Control Technology (TECT) platform, the Jimny aims to deliver superior safety performance.
Announcing the Jimny prices, Hisashi Takeuchi, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. said, “We are proud to introduce the legendary Jimny, the epitome of adventure, to the Indian market. With its timeless design and exceptional off-road capabilities powered by Suzuki’s ALLGRIP PRO (4WD) technology, the Jimny has been breaking stereotypes for over 5 decades since its global debut in 1970. will play a vital role in our SUV portfolio and in our pursuit of becoming the largest SUV manufacturer in the country. We are pleased with the response we have received from both potential customers and critics alike. We are confident that Jimmy will empower customers to explore uncharted territories and power through all obstacles with an attitude of #NeverTurnBack.
“India holds an important position for Suzuki Motor Corporation not only as the home market but also as a global export base. I am very happy to announce that India will be the mother plant for the Jimny (5-Door) and will be the first market for its launch. This truly reaffirms our commitment towards Make-in-India to the world, he added.