The Suzuki Gypsy/Jimny is going to be marketed through the Nexa retail channel and will have a premium positioning.
The version showcased in the Auto Expo 2020 is your Suzuki Jimny Sierra that is marketed via Nexa
Maruti Suzuki would like to up its game in the SUV area and also while the Futuro-e concept gives us a glimpse the company has also brought the Jimny into India in the 2020 Vehicle Expo. Is the Suzuki Jimny Sierra, sold in Europe, rather than the shorter Kei car edition of the SUV that’s sold in Japan. The reigning 2019 World Urban Car of the Year may be rebadged Gypsy for India – since that version has been a cult following in urban and rural India. But the Jimny name has also been catapulted to stardom in India over the last few months.
Suzuki Jimny Sierra will be Very Likely to be marketed by Nexa and is the car’s long-wheelbase version
Talking about the Suzuki Jimny, Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India said, “Suzuki Jimny with its compact design and excellent off-road capabilities is an engineering marvel and speaks volumes about Suzuki’s engineering capabilities. Ease of managing and masterfully designed to guarantee reliable driving, Suzuki Jimny is a favorite amongst adventure fans. Jimny has been developed basis detailed study, assessing the expectations and requirements of professional users.”
The Suzuki Jimny is a mini SUV and might revive the Gypsy brand in India
Maruti Suzuki says that the Jimny was showcased in Auto Expo just to assess the response of the Indian consumers to the item. If and when it arrives, the Maruti Suzuki Gypsy/Jimny is very likely to be sold via the Nexa channel and will have a premium positioning. This will help separate it from sibling Vitara Brezza, that will continue to market through the Maruti Suzuki Arena retail station.
The Suzuki Jimny Understands exactly the Identical infotainment system which we have seen on even the Dzire, Ignis, Swift and the Ciaz
The car will carry a relatively high local material and thus expect pricing to be comparatively aggressive – higher compared to Vitara Brezza, but likely lower par with all the XL6 based on the version in question. The brand new Maruti Suzuki Gypsy/Jimny will use the same 1.5-liter K15B petrol engine which goes to the Ciaz, Ertiga as well as the XL6.
The Suzuki Jimny will Include a 1.5-liter gasoline engine with hybrid SHVS technology that is gentle
The car will offer a 5-Speed manual transmission as standard, with a 4-Speed torque convertor automatic on some of the top-end variants’ choice. The automatic is the gearbox we see about the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz. The SUV comes with Suzuki’s All Grip Pro 4×4 system whether it was done will be got by the Jimny in India or not is unknown. Also, the company might introduce the Gypsy/Jimny in India with the mild-hybrid system as regular or the SHVS – though that remains unconfirmed.