2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga India Launch LIVE Updates: Images, Specifications, Features

New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga India Launch is today and we'll be bringing you all the live updates from the launch event here. Stay tuned for prices and more.

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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, in it's new-gen avatar, is underpinned by the company's Heartect platform

The new 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga has officially launched in India and we have all the highlights from the launch event here. Priced at Rs. 7.44 lakh to Rs. 10.90 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) the second-generation Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes with a bolder design, all-new styling, along with a bunch of new and updated features and equipment. Based on the company versatile HEARTECT platform, the new-gen Ertiga is longer, wider, taller and offers more cabin space than the older model. In addition to cosmetic and design updates, the MPV or as Maruti likes to call it LUV (Life Utility Vehicle), also comes with a new 1.5-litre petrol engine that was introduced with the 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift. Bookings for the MPV were opened early this month.

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The new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga's design has taken a new shape becoming more like a baby Innova Crysta. The MPV comes with a bold chrome pixel grille, large projector headlamps with LED DRLs, smart-looking alloy wheels, bold character lines and LED taillamps, among others. The new Ertiga also gets a new cabin with a smart interior, inspired by the company's new-gen cars and features a new infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for connectivity.

Also Read: 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Price Expectation

The new Ertiga will also come with a host of improved safety features and like most Maruti models, it will also get dual airbags and ABS with EBD as standard. The automatic trim will come with ESP and Hill Hold function as well.

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Like the facelifted Ciaz, the new 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will get a new 1.5-litre K-Series petrol engine that replaces the 1.4-litre unit, and the tried and tested 1.3-litre DDIS diesel motor. Both engines will get the updated mild hybrid system SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle From Suzuki). Transmission option will include both manual and automatic units.

Also Read: New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Will Not Get A Diesel Automatic Variant

Here Are the Highlights From The Launch Of the New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga:

Nov 21, 2018
New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Launch - Prices Start At Rs. 7.44 Lakh
The Maruti Suzuki India has launched the new-gen Ertiga in the country priced at Rs. 7.44 lakh for the base petrol and Rs. 10.90 lakh for top-end diesel variant.  (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Nov 21, 2018
Behold! The New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
We finally have the new 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga on the stage. Here's Mr. Ayukawa and Mr. Kalsi on stage with the car.

Nov 21, 2018
New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga - Safety Features

Safety Features:

Dual Airbags,
ABS with EBD
Emergency stability programme
Hill assist
Reverse Parking Camera
Reverse parking sensors


Nov 21, 2018
New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Cabin Space and Design
The new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga comes with a dual tone interior with leather wrapped steering wheel, maple wood finish, and one touch down second row seat for easy ingress and egress to thrid row.

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga - Longer, Wider, Taller!
The new Ertiga is longer by 99 mm and wider by 40 mm and taller for 5 mm. The Boot space has also been increased by 50 per cent with the third row upright.

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Design and Engineering
C V Raman, Senior Executive Director Engineering, takes the stage to talk about the design and engineering aspects of the new Ertiga.



Nov 21, 2018
New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga SHVS to Come with Dual Battery Technology
The new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will come with the company's improved SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle from Suzuki) the features dual battery technology - a Lithium Ion battery and a high capacity Lead Acid battery as well.


Nov 21, 2018
Mild Hybrid Variant Accounts For Over 50% Sales Of the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
The mild hybrid variant of the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga has accounts for over 50 per cent of the the MPV's sales in India. The Ertiga has also been offered with CNG and petrol variants.



Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga India Launch - Live!
Maruti Suzuki - Executive Director, Marketing and Sales, RS Kalsi takes the stage to introduce the new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga and the company's plan behind it.

Nov 21, 2018
Over 4.2 lakh Ertiga's Sold in India So Far


Maruti Suzuki India has sold over 4.2 lakh Ertiga MPVs in the country so far. The Previous gen Ertiga was launched in 2012 and now the company is launching the 2nd gen model.


Nov 21, 2018
New Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Gets Best-In-Class Fuel Efficiency
The new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga now comes with best-in-class fuel efficiency with 10 per cent more returns on mileage. The diesel model now offers 25.47 kmpl, while the petrol version will offers 19.34 kmpl (MT) and 18.69 kmpl (AT)..
Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga India Launch - Live Updates!

Maruti Suzuki India, CEO Kenichi Ayukawa takes the stage to talk about the Ertiga. The MPV was one of the first models to be launched after Ayukawa joined as the head of MSI.


Nov 21, 2018
The new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Gets 5 Colour Options
The new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will come in five colour options - Pearl Metallic Auburn Red, Metallic Magma Grey, Real Metallic Oxford Blue, Pearl Arctic White, and Metallic Silky Silver.

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Interior Styling
The new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will come with an all-new cabin and new interior in line with the current-gen Maruti cars. So, thbe car comes with a well-equipped dashboard with wooden inlays, beige interior with dark accents, matching upholstery, and several chrome elements.


Image Source: Indra Phatan/Instagram
Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Exterior and Styling - Rear
The Ertiga now gets a completely redesigned rear end with a set of boomerang tail lamps that looks very similar to the ones on Volvo SUVs. It gets LED lighting elements for the brake lights while the tail gate itself has a slim chrome styling cue.


Image Source: Indra Phatan/Instagram

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga: Exterior and Styling - Front
The new Ertiga will get a new grille and sharper headlamps with a set of new LED daytime running lights and projector units. The MPV will also come along with a set of possible LED foglamps from the new Ciaz.


Image Source: Indra Phatan/Instagram

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga - Longer, Wider, Taller!
Visually, the India-spec new-gen Ertiga is identical to the Suzuki Ertiga sold in Indonesia. If the dimensions will also remain similar, which is what we expect, the MPV will be longer at 4,395 mm, wider at 1,735 mm, and taller at 1,690 mm. The wheelbase, however, remains unchanged at 2,740 mm while the ground clearance has been reduced to 180 mm.

Nov 21, 2018
New Platform for the 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
As already mentioned, the new 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is built on the company's Heartect platform. The new platform has allowed Maruti to increase the dimensions of the MPV, while bringing the overall weight down and offering more rigidity.

Nov 21, 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga India Launch - Live Updates!
The 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga will come with some major updates, in terms of, design, cosmetic changes, mechanical updates and more. Catch all the live updates from the launch here.