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The Maruti Ciaz is expected to available with 1.4-litre petrol engine which is capable of producing 91 bhp and 1.3-litre diesel engine can produce 89 bhp of max power. The petrol motor of Maruti Ciaz gets 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic gearbox, on the other hand the diesel variant is equipped with 5-speed manual gearbox. Also Read - Maruti Suzuki 2018 Ciaz Petrol SHVS Drive Review; Remains a Formidable Sedan

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The price range of Maruti Ciaz is expected between INR 7 to INR 10 lakhs and expected to compete with the other cars like the Honda City, Hyundai Verna, Skoda Rapid and the Volkswagen Vento.

As per the document published by the Autocar India, The Ciaz comes in four trims each for the petrol and diesel models. The petrol Ciaz will be available in VXi, VXi+, ZXi and ZXi+ trims and the diesel in VDi, VDi+, ZDi and ZDi+ trims. The optional four-speed automatic gearbox will be available on the VXi+ and ZXi trims.

The base VXi and VDi variants get features like projector headlamps, front and rear armrests, keyless entry, audio system with USB, aux-in and card reader, fabric upholstery, and electrically-adjustable wing mirrors with indicators, among others.

Over and above this, the VXi+ and VDi+ variants get an airbag for the driver, ABS with EBD, climate control, parking sensors, Bluetooth for the audio system, height adjustability for the driver’s seat, and steering-mounted controls.

The ZXi and ZDi variants additionally get 15-inch alloys, rear sunshade, keyless entry and go, front passenger airbag, electric wing mirrors, reversing camera, and fabric and leather upholstery.

The top-of-the-line ZXi+ and ZDi+ variants get added features like the Smartplay infotainment system, leather upholstery, leather-wrapped steering and 16-inch alloys.

(with inputs from Autocar India)