On Monday, Maruti Suzuki unveiled the Fronx from Nexa, its newest compact SUV. The Maruti Suzuki Fronx has a starting MSRP of Rs. 7.46 lakh. At the Auto Expo 2023, Maruti Suzuki revealed Fronx, which incorporates Nexa's distinctive design aesthetic.
Hisashi Takeuchi, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, “At Maruti Suzuki, we take pride in being at the forefront of understanding the diverse needs of customers and industry trends. Our success with the Brezza, which created a new compact SUV landscape in the country, is a testament to this commitment. With the rapid shift in customer preferences towards SUVs, we identified the onset of a new sub-segment in the industry. The launch of Fronx is a part of our new approach towards pioneering the growth of this segment.”
Takeuchi claimed that Fronx will allow Maruti Suzuki to strengthen its lineup of well-liked SUVs, which already includes the Grand Vitara, Brezza, and the incoming Jimny.
According to Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer, Marketing & Sales at Maruti Suzuki India, the recently introduced compact SUV was designed with the intention of addressing changing customer demands and is targeted towards young trailblazers.
Seven monotone colours—Arctic White, Splendid Silver, Grandeur Grey, Bluish Black, Celestial Blue, Opulent Red, and Earthen Brown—are available for the stylish compact SUV FRONX. Additionally, it is available in two-tone colour schemes like Splendid Silver with Bluish Black Roof, Opulent Red with Bluish Black Roof, and Earthen Brown with Bluish Black Roof.
A 1.0L K-series Turbo Boosterjet Direct Injection engine with Progressive Smart Hybrid technology and an Advanced 1.2L Dual jet Dual VVT engine are also available for the Maruti Suzuki Fronx. A 5-speed manual or 6-speed AT paddle shifter is available for the 1.0L K-series engine, while a 5-speed manual or 5-speed AGS is available for the 1.2L engine.
Built on Suzuki's Heartect platform, the Fronx has six airbags, 3-point ELR seat belts, ESP with Hill-Hold Assist & Roll Over Mitigation, ISOFIX child seat anchorages, and other advanced safety features.
The compact SUV is equipped with a number of high-end features, including a wireless phone charger, a 360-degree camera, a Head Up Display with turn-by-turn navigation, and a 22.86cm (9") HD Smart Play Pro+ infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity.
The Maruti Suzuki Fronx has a maximum fuel efficiency of 22.89 km/l.
Priced at Rs. 7,46,500 is the Alpha Dual Tone AT model with a 1.0L K-Series Turbo Boosterjet Direct Injection engine with Progressive Smart Hybrid, while Rs. 13,13,500 is the price for the Sigma 5MT variant with an Advanced 1.2L K-Series Dual Jet, Dual VVT engine.
Maruti Suzuki Subscribe also offers the option to purchase the Maruti Suzuki Fronx for a monthly price beginning at Rs 17,378. By paying an all-inclusive monthly subscription fee that fully covers the cost of the vehicle, registration, maintenance, insurance, and roadside assistance, Maruti Suzuki Subscribe enables customers to utilise a new automobile without purchasing it.