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Maruti Alto 800 Price
2.50L
3.66L
  • Maruti Alto 800 launched in the Indian market on 2012-10-16 and is available to purchase.
Motor Type Hatchback
Displacement 796
No Of Cylinder 3
Urban Avg 17.0
Transmission Type Manual
Steering Type Manual

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  • All prices mentioned above is in Indian Rupees.
  • The latest price of Maruti Alto 800 was obtained on 03 Sep 2015.
  • The price is valid in all major cities of India including Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and Pune. Please check instructions at the specific stores for any deviation.
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Expert Review of Maruti Alto 800

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Overall Review

  Maruti Suzuki India is the country’s largest car maker and their cars are the most loved and appreciated ones here. Of late, its most anticipated car, Maruti Alto 800 was launched and it went on to become a major success in the Indian car market. The Alto 800 was launched in petrol and CNG engine options. The mileage delivery kept the reputation strong for Maruti Suzuki and made it even better with the price tag attached to it. The looks of the car are nice and quite attractive as compared to its competitors. The top end variant has everything such as body colored bumper, body colored door handles, chic tail lights and nice chrome finishes here and there. On the inside, the interiors are done tastefully and come with many comfort features, such as air conditioning with heater, power windows for the front, three-spoke power steering wheel, high quality fabric upholstery for the seats, and more. All these features make Maruti Alto 800 a perfect small car, which not only delivers impressive mileage, but also has an inexpensive price tag making it easy on pocket. In the Indian car market, Maruti Alto 800 faces competition from Hyundai i10, Hyundai Eon, Chervolet beat and Chervolet Spark.    

Mileage and Fuel Economy

  Maruti Alto 800 is available in petrol and CNG engine options. Under the hood, the three-cylinder 796cc petrol mill is on duty and is mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox. The petrol version of the car delivers an excellent mileage of 22.74kmpl. On the other hand, the CNG version of the Alto 800 gives out a massive fuel economy of 30.46km per kg. With such impressive mileage figures and environment-friendly fuel options, the new Maruti Alto 800 becomes more idyllic and perfect for all aspiring car buyers.  

Colors

  Maruti Alto 800 is available in a wide variety of colors. The color range here comprises of Superior White, Silky Silver, New Granite Grey, New Torque Blue, New Blazing Red and New Frost Blue.  

Acceleration and Pick up

  Maruti Alto 800 offers decent pickup and acceleration. The 796cc  petrol engine under the hood is strong and propels the car to the 100 kmph speed mark in 15 to 16 seconds, with a top speed of around 140-145 kmph. As compared to the previous model of the Alto, these figures are better and more improved. The on-road performance has also been bettered, and the credit for this goes to the improved engine.  

Appearance

  Maruti Alto 800 looks very exciting and fresh. This new small car has been designed and developed under the keen surveillance of Maruti’s best engineers. The aerodynamic design provides a smooth and fashionable look to the car. As compared to Maruti Alto, Alto 800 is a bit wider and taller in size. The front of the car looks smart, which is accompanied by the front grille with hints of chrome finishes and the big Maruti Suzuki logo fitted on it. The headlight cluster is pleasant to look at and holds high intensity lamps and side indicators both. Underneath the grille, is a wide air dam that cools down the engine faster. The body colored bumper has been done astutely. Coming to the side profile, the car has body colored door handles with body colored ORVMs. The wheel arches are bold and fitted with 12-inch steel wheels with tubeless radial tyres. The rear end of Maruti Alto 800 has a big windscreen with vivid and lively tail lights. The rear bumper is the same as its body color thus finishing the overall look of the car.  

Comfort Feature

  Maruti Alto 800 has very relaxed and tidy interiors. It comes with air conditioning system with heater that cools/heats the cabin in a matter of few minutes. The metallic finished 3-spoke power steering wheel is smooth and makes the handling and controlling of the car easy. The front seats are manually adjustable. The power windows option is applicable for the front occupants and the ORVM is internally adjustable for the driver’s side. There is some storage space in the front cabin thanks to a decent sized glove box. The dual trip meter, odometer, speedometer display, digital clock and remote tail gate opener are other impressive features here. In addition to all this, there is plentiful of luggage storage space for long trips.  

Dimensions

  Maruti Alto 800 has a decent length of 3395mm along with a width of 1490mm and height of 1475mm. The wheelbase is 2360mm and the ground clearance of 160mm is very thought of.  

Engine

  Maruti Alto 800 is a chic car that caters to most of the needs and requirements of the consumers. Technically speaking, the corporation has blessed the car with a 796cc petrol + CNG engine that has 3 cylinders. This engine has the ability to churn out 47.5 bhp at the rate of 6000 rpm along with producing 69Nm of torque at the rate of 3500 rpm. The 5-speed manual transmission combined with the engine enables the car to deliver an excellent performance on-road and top-class experience is delivered to the driver.  

Wheels

  Maruti Alto 800 has great exteriors, which are accompanied by boldly carved out wheel arches. These wheels arches are fitted with 145/80R12 tubeless tyres that promise a very smooth and hassle free ride even on the uneven and rugged terrains of India.  

Suspension

  Maruti Alto 800 has wonderful handling and the reason behind this is the sporty and very sophisticated suspension system. The front axle has gas filled McPherson strut, Torsion roll control device type suspension, while the rear has coil spring , gas filled shock absorbers with three link rigid axle isolated trailing arm type suspension.  

Handling and Control

  The braking and handling of this car model is nice. The power steering wheel promises smooth handling, while the sophisticated suspension system further enhances and amplifies it. The control here is strong thanks to the presence of disc brakes for the front and drum brakes at the rear. The high mounted stop lamp with engine immobilizer makes the car safe and sound as well.  

Pros

Innovative appearance, great mileag

Cons

  Lack of ABS, EBD, BA and airbags.

Maruti Alto 800 Specifications

Exterior Features

  • Adjustable Headlights
    Standard
  • Integrated Antenna
    Standard
  • Manually Adjustable ExtRear View Mirror
    Standard
  • Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
    Standard

Interior Features

  • Tachometer
    Standard
  • Adjustable Steering
    Standard
  • Electronic MultiTripmeter
    Standard
  • Fabric Upholstery
    Standard
  • Glove Compartment
    Standard
  • Digital Odometer
    Standard
  • DigitalClock
    Standard

Dimensions

  • Clearence
    160mm
  • Front Tread
    1295mm
  • Rear Tread
    1290mm
  • Kerb Weight
    695 kg
  • Total Weight
    1185kg
  • Height
    1475mm
  • Wheel Base
    2360mm
  • Length
    3395mm

Car Variant Features

  • Model Name
    Maruti Alto 800
  • Launch Date
    2012-10-16
  • Long Description
    Maruti Suzuki founded in 1981, is a subsidiary of Japanese auto manufacturer Suzuki Motor Corporation. The company being the market leader in India, holds 45% of the Indian passengers car market. The product portfolio of the company includes entry level cars such as Maruti 800 and Alto, hatchbacks such as Ritz, A-star, Wagon-R, and Estillo. The brand comes with entry level sedans such as Swift Dzire and SX4. MSIL presents Maruti Eeco for te C-segment, multi purpose vehicle Ertiga and sports utility vehicle Grand Vitara. It features some of the best selling models which represents India and its class segment. It was the first company to mass produce and sell more then a million cars, it revolutionized Indian car market. The company exports more then 50,000 cars annually and exhibits an extremely large domestic market in India. Mrauti Suzuki Alto, one of the best selling car of the nation was popularly known as Saadi car, into the B-segment. The car being perfectly imbibed with all the b
  • Fuel Capacity
    35
  • Motor Type
    Hatchback
  • Urban Avg
    17.0
  • Transmission Type
    Manual
  • HighWay Avg
    22.74

Safety Feature

  • FrontImpact Beams
    Standard
  • Engine Immobilizer
    Standard
  • Side Impact Beams
    Standard
  • Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
    Standard
  • Halogen Head lamps
    Standard
  • DayNight Rear View Mirror
    Standard
  • Rear Seat Belts
    Standard
  • Adjustable Seats
    Standard
  • Seat Belt Warning
    Standard
  • Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
    Standard
  • DoorAjar Warning
    Standard

Comfort And Convenience Features

  • Rear Seat Headrest
    Standard
  • Automatic Climate Control
    Standard
  • Cup Holders Front
    Standard
  • Remote FuelLid Opener
    Standard
  • Low Fuel Warning Light
    Standard

Engine Features

  • No Of Cylinder
    3
  • Valves Per Cylinder
    4
  • Fuel Supply System
    MPFi
  • Type
    F8D Petrol Engine
  • Year
    2012
  • Displacement
    796
  • Turbo Charger
    No
  • Maximum Power
    47.3bhp@6000rpm
  • Maximum Torque
    69Nm@3500rpm
  • Super Charger
    No
  • Description
    0.8-litre 47.3bhp 12V F8D Petrol Engine

General Features

  • Warranty Distance
    40,000 kms
  • Warranty Time
    2 Years
  • Introduction Date
    2012-10-16
  • Country Of Manufacture
    India
  • Country Of Assembly
    India

Car Variant Detail Feature

  • Steering
    Collapsible Steering Column
  • Saftey
    Head LIght Levelling /n High Mounted Stop Lamp /n Immobilizer /n 2 Speed Intermittent Front Wiper & Washer /n Collapsible Steering Column /n Tubeless Tyres /n
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Tyres
    Tubeless Tyres
  • Break System
    Front:Solid Disc , Rear:Drum
  • Exterior
    Wavefront Design /n Stylish Front Bumper & Grille /n
  • Fuel Type
    Petrol
  • Engine Type
    0.8-litre F8D Petrol Engine
  • Comfort N Convenience
    Assist Grips(Co-Driver + Rear) /n 1 Bottle Holder /n Can Holder /n Dial Type Climate Control /n Coin Holder /n Driver Side Storage Space /n Passenger Side Utility Pocket /n Dual Tripmeter /n
  • Interior
    C Pillar Lower Trim(Molded) /n Cabin Lights(3 Positions) /n Floor Carpet /n Floor Console /n Grey Color Interior /n Double Vinyl Seat Upholstry /n Sunvisor On Driver Side /n

Additional Features

  • Front Suspension
    McPherson Strut
  • Rear Suspension
    3 Link Rigid
  • Steering Type
    Manual
  • Steering Gear Type
    Rack and Pinion
  • Seating Capacity
    5
  • Shock Absorbers Type
    Gas Filled
  • Gear Box
    5 Speed
  • Maximum Speed
    140 kmph
  • Tyre Type
    Tubeless Tyres
  • Wheel Size
    R12
  • Tyre Size
    145/80 R12
  • Turning Radius
    4.6 metres
  • Drive Type
    FWD
  • Rear Brake Type
    Drum
  • Steering Column
    Collapsible Steering
  • Cargo Volumn
    177-litres
  • Acceleration
    19 Seconds
  • NoOfFloors
  • Emission Norm Compliance
    BS IV
  • Front Brake Type
    Solid Disc
  • NoOfDoors
    5
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