Maruti Suzuki Baleno Technical Specifications
The Maruti Suzuki Baleno was launched in 2015 and positioned in the premium hatchback segment. The Baleno is a direct competition to Hyundai Elite i20 and Honda Jazz. Dimensionally, the Maruti Baleno is a large hatchback, measuring 3995x1745x1510mm, with a ground clearance of 170mm.
Initially, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno was made available with a duo of petrol and diesel engines, which are directly lifted from its younger sibling - the Swift. Later in early 2017 - Maruti Suzuki launched the Baleno RS, the performance oriented variant of the car with more power.
So, now the Maruti Baleno comes in a total of four engine specifications - petrol, petrol automatic, diesel and RS performance petrol. The Maruti Suzuki Baleno’ specifications for the 1.2-litre K-series petrol engine is 83bhp of power and 115Nm of torque. The Maruti Baleno specifications for the automatic model is identical to the petrol manual mode. The manual model comes with a five-speed manual gearbox while the Baleno automatic specifications mentions a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). The ARAI certified mileage for this engine is 21.4km/l.
The Maruti Baleno specifications for the diesel engine is a 1.3 litre diesel engine mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox, and . The Baleno technical specifications for the diesel model includes a 1.3 litre engine that comes with an ARAI rated fuel efficiency of 27.39km to a litre.
The Suzuki Baleno specifications for the RS model mentions a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine under its bonnet, which is a first one for Maruti Suzuki. It makes 101bhp and 150Nm of torque and comes paired with a 6-speed manual. The Baleno is also the lightest car in its class, with all versions falling below the 1000kg mark. This makes the acceleration of the Baleno best in class.
The feature specifications of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno is pretty impressive too. The top-spec Baleno Zeta and Alpha models come with rear camera, projector headlamps, alloy wheels, keyless entry, button start and more. Maruti Suzuki has also fitted the Baleno with UV cut glass all around, leather wrapped steering wheel, large 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with Bluetooth, AUX, USB, Android Auto and Apple Car Play. Safety kit like ABS, EBD and dual front airbags come standard on all versions.
|Dimensions & Weight|
|Ground Clearance||170 mm|
|Kerb Weight||865 kg|
|Seating Capacity||5 Persons|
|No. of Seating Rows||2 Rows|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||37 litres|
|Boot Space||339 litres|
|Power (BHP)||83 bhp @ 6000 RPM|
|Torque (NM)||115 Nm @ 4000 RPM|
|No of gears||5 Gears|
|Drive Type||Front Wheel Drive|
|Limited Slip Differential||No|
|Mileage (ARAI)||21.4 kmpl|
|Top Speed (Km/h)||-|
|Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres|
|Suspension Front||McPherson Strut|
|Suspension Rear||Torsion Beam|
|Min Turning Radius||4.9 metres|
|Tyre Size Front||185 / 65 R15|
|Tyre Size Rear||185 / 65 R15|
|Wheel Size (inches)||15|