Maruti Suzuki S-Cross facelift finally has a launch date in India and the updated crossover will go on sale in the country on September 26, 2017. We had told you that the company plans to launch the 2017 S-Cross by Diwali but the car is launching sooner than expected. Official bookings for the 2017 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will commence soon but some of the Nexa dealers have already started accepting pre-bookings for the car for a fully refundable token of ₹ 11,000. The 2017 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross facelift will come with new design and styling along with a host of new features.
The new S-Cross facelift will continue to be retailed via Maruti's premium dealership chain - Nexa and like the current Nexa products will boast some new premium features. For instance, the updated Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will come with an all-new face dominated by a new chrome grille and a pair of redesigned headlamps. Projector lights with LED DRLs, new beefier front bumper with a wider airdam, and restyled foglamps are some of the new addition we'll see. The Maruti Suzuki S-Cross facelift will also feature a sportier set of alloy wheels and redesigned ORVMs with integrated turn signal lights. The top-spec model is likely to get LED taillamps, while there will be a revised rear bumper as well.
The 2017 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross facelift will get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
The 2017 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will also come with new interior, a redesigned dashboard, new upholstery and a new touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with MirrorLink. On the safety front, the S-Cross facelift will offer dual airbags, ABS with EBD and ISOFIX child seat mounts as standard across variants as we have seen with other Maruti Suzuki cars. Additional features will include keyless entry with push start and stop button, rear parking sensor and rear camera.
The engine options on the Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will remain unchanged
Under the hood, the Maruti Suzuki S-Cross facelift is likely to feature the same set of 89 bhp 1.3-litre DDIS and 118 bhp 1.6-litre DDIS motor. While current model comes with a 5-speed manual gearbox for the 1.3-litre variant and a 6-speed manual unit in the 1.6-litre model, the facelift could come with an automatic variant as well.