New Maruti Baleno Mileage Figures
|New Baleno Vs Old Baleno|
|Fuel Economy (ARAI)||New Baleno||Ola Baleno|
|Manual||22.35 kmpl||21.01 kmpl / 23.87 kmpl|
|Automatic||22.94 kmpl (AMT)||19.56 kmpl (CVT)|
As can be seen, the manual of the new Baleno offers a higher mileage of 1.5 kmpl, which could be due to it being a non-hybrid. On the other hand, the new AMT version offers 3 kmpl more mileage than the old CVT. Generally, AMT always provides more mileage than CVT, the company has also come up with AMT to make the automatic variant accessible to more people.
It is worth noting that with the AMT variant, its petrol engine provides 90 hp while with CVT this engine used to provide power of 83 hp, now the company has removed this engine. The new Maruti Baleno offers higher mileage than its rivals, though there are several different gearbox options available with manual as well.
|New Baleno Vs Rivals|
|Fuel Efficiency (ARAi)||New Baleno||Hyundai i20 (NA/Turbo)||Tata Altroz (NA/Turbo)||VW Polo TSI||Honda Jazz|
|Manual||22.34 kmpl||20.35 / 20.25 kmpl||19.05 / 18.13 kmpl||18.24 kmpl||16.6 kmpl|
|Automatic||22.94 kmpl||19.65 / 20.25 kmpl||,||16.47 kmpl||17.1 kmpl|
Maruti will not change the engine of the new Baleno. Currently, Maruti Baleno is made available in one engine option in India. The first is a 1.2-litre petrol engine that churns out 83 Bhp of power and 113 Nm of peak torque. This engine comes with 5 speed manual and AMT gearbox. On the other hand, there is a 1.2 liter dual jet petrol engine that provides 90 bhp power.
A new dashboard has been given in its cabin. A floating infotainment screen has been used in its dashboard. You also get a new steering wheel with steering mounted controls and a cruise control system. Along with this, 360-degree camera has also been given. The Baleno facelift gets a massive 9-inch SmartPlay Pro+ touchscreen infotainment system.
The climate control knob has been redesigned and the steering wheel has been borrowed from the Dzire. Along with this, it gets Heads Up Display, 6 Airbags, Arkmis Sound System, Wireless Phone Charger, Automatic Climate Control, Cruise Control, Key Less Entry, Push Button Start, Auto LED Headlight. For safety, electronic stability control, rear parking sensors, ISOFIX child seat amount have been given.
Talking about the front part, the front grille has been kept bigger and its headlights are thinner than before, which gives it a bold look. Its bumper has also been given a new design. New split LED tail lights are to be given at the rear, while new designed alloy wheels will be given to further enhance the look. Due to which this premium hatchback looks even more attractive.
The new Maruti Baleno has left the competitors behind but the mileage has also improved compared to the old model. In such a situation, this is a great performance for the company, it is definitely going to affect its sales.