Launched in 2014, the new Alto K10 is not a completely new car as it appears. It has borrowed its mechanicals – engine, gearbox, suspension, steering from the older car. However, it has got a new design. It has also borrowed the doors and the roof from the Alto 800. The engine has been tweaked to make it more efficient and lighter. The highlight of Alto K10 is the availability of AMT, which was initially available in only Celerio. Alto K10 is available in 4 standard trims in CNG & Gasoline combined and 4 optional trims.
Maruti Alto K10 Price in India:
Alto K10 LX – Rs. 3,23,660
Alto K10 LXI – Rs. 3,39,845
Alto K10 VXI – Rs. 3,56,528
Alto K10 VXI (O) – Rs. 3,76,197
Alto K10 LXI CNG- Rs. 4,02,162
Alto K10 VXI AGS – Rs. 4,05,609
*All prices are of Ex-showroom, New Delhi
The new Alto K10 sports a bold look that can surely attract potential customers. The sharp aerodynamic lines running along the side add to the sportiness of the car.Wide horizontal lines on the hood, chrome front grille & sporty new bumper makes the new Alto K10 stand out.The sweptback headlamps compliment the bold new front of the new Alto K10. Body Coloured ORVM adds to the overall quotient and personality of the new Alto K10. No sacrifice on style. The door handles merge beautifully with the body colour of the car and give a clean look.Unique wedged profile & inclined windows give the new Alto K10 a renewed and modern look.Redesigned tailgate for a wider look complimented by clean and sculpted looks.The jewel-finished tail lamp cluster gives the new Alto K10 a modern feel.
Interior & Features:
The new Alto K10 gets dual tone interiors.The new Alto K10 gets an all new piano finish. It also has got Stereo with features like CD, USB, AUX and Radio.Silver accents on the steering wheel adds panache to your drive. The speedometer gets a speedy finish & also an RPM meter to gauge the thrill of your chase. Storage box on the center console makes it easy for both the driver and co-driver to enjoy the knick-knacks while taking the Alto K10 out for a drive.Overall, the interior are quite good with ergonomically placed controls.
Alto K10 Variant-wise features:
Alto K10 Lx:
High mounted stop lamp, AC, RH side Outside mirrors, Dial type Climate Control, Dr+ Co-Dr Sunvisor, Cabin light, Floor Console Cup holder.
Alto K10 Lxi: (+ Lx features)
Child proof rear door locks, Power steering, Tailgate opener, Internally adjustable Outside Mirrors, Chrome Front Grille, Body-colored bumper.
Alto K10 Vxi: (+ Lxi features)
Audio (CD-MP3-USB, Radio), Antenna, Central door locking, Front Power windows, Key off Audible reminder, Head lamp on warning Buzzer, Tachometer, Accessory Socket, Driver’s seat belt warning lamp, Digital clock, Rear parcel tray, Piano black finish I/P, Silver accents on Steering wheel, inside door handle etc, B-pillar black-out tape, Full wheel covers.
Alto K10 Vxi (O): (+Vxi features)
Keyless entry, Body colored Door Mirror, Body colored Outside door handles, Body-side molding
Engine & Transmission:
Alto K10 is powered by 1.0-litre K-Series Petrol engine which churns out maximum power of 68 PS @ 6,000 rpm and 90 Nm @3,500 rpm. It has both 5MT and Auto Gear Shift (AMT) transmission options. In CNG mode, the maximum power is 59 PS @ 6,000 rpm and torque is 78 Nm @ 3,500 rpm.
Maruti Alto K10 Mileage:
Petrol MT – 24.07 km/l
Petrol AMT – 24.07 km/l
CNG – 32.26 km/kg
1.0-litre Petrol : Power – 68 PS @ 6,000 rpm, Torque – 90 Nm @ 3,500 rpm
1.0-litre CNG : Power – 59PS @ 6,000 rpm, Torque – 78 Nm @ 3,500 rpm
Maruti Alto K10 Colour Options:
Fire Brick Red
Length – 3,545 mm
Width – 1,515 mm
Height – 1,475 mm
Wheelbase – 2,360 mm
Front tread – 1,295 mm
Rear tread – 1,290 mm
Ground Clearance – 160 mm
LX – 740 kg
LXi – 745 kg
LXi CNG – 835 kg
VXi – 750 kg
VXi AMT – 755 kg
VXi (O) – 755 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight : 1210 kg
Front – Gas Filled McPherson Strut
Rear – 3-link Rigid Axle Suspension
Front – Ventilated Disc
Rear – Drum
Tyre Size : 155/65 R13