Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2021 | Review | Features | Price | variants | Specifications. How Worthy it is?
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Maruti Suzuki Baleno 2021 | Review | Features | Price | variants | Specifications. How Worthy it is?

Maruti Suzuki Baleno

Baleno is a Premium Hatchback offered by Maruti Suzuki and also it is one of the most famous in its segment when it comes to sales figure. It has a decent engine, good features and brilliant after sales service and resale value. Lets have a look on its features (Variant Wise), engine and everything in detail.

Baleno has it’s competition with Tata Altroz, Hyundai i20, Toyota Glanza, Honda Jazz, Volkswagen Polo in India.

Design

Front Profile

Front Profile of Maruti Suzuki Baleno looks very much great as the pattern used in grille or the chrome surrounds on the grille that ends on headlights. Also the black out headlights makes it much more attractive. The Fog lamp housings even enhances the front profile.

Front Profile

Side Profile

Its side profile is also a good blend of Black and Chrome. Like The A & B pillars are blacked out and chrome window line across is just amazing. Also its alloys enhances the side profile.

Side Profile

Rear Profile

Rear Profile of Maruti Suzuki Baleno is also very simple yet looks nice as the thick Chrome line across the tail gate looks good and what also is good here is the tail lamps.

Rear Profile

Variants and Prices

VariantsPetrolMild HybridAutomatic
SigmaRs 5.98 lakhsNANA
DeltaRs 6.71 lakhsRs 7.60 lakhsRs 7.91 lakhs
ZetaRs 7.34 lakhsRs 8.23 lakhsRs 8.54 lakhs
AlphaRs 8.10 lakhsNARs 9.30 lakhs

Prices are ex showroom Delhi

Engine Specifications

EnginePetrolHybrid
Capacity1.2 liters (1197 cc), 4 cylinder1.2 liters (1197 cc), 4 cylinder
Power @ rpm81 bhp @ 6000 rpm88 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Torque @ rpm113 Nm @ 4200 rpm113 Nm @ 4200 rpm
Transmission5-speed Manual | 5- speed CVT5-speed Manual
MileageManual – 21.01 kmpl | CVT – 19.56 kmplManual – 23.87 kmpl  

Dimensions

  • Length: 3995 mm
  • Width: 1745 mm
  • Height: 1510 mm
  • Wheelbase:  2520 mm
  • Ground clearance: 170 mm
  • Fuel tank capacity: 37 liters
  • Boot space: 339 liters
  • Turning radius: 4.9 meters

Also Read: Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza detailed Review Variant wise

Interiors

Specifications

Suspension

Front: McPherson Strut

Rear: Torsion Beam

Brakes

Front: Disc Brakes

Rear: Drum Brakes

Features (Safety Included) Variant Wise

Sigma Variant

  • 2 Airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Central Locking
  • ISOFIX Child seats
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Day & Night IRVMs
  • Body coloured Door handles and ORVMs
  • Body coloured Bumpers
  • Integrated Rear spoiler
  • LED tail lamps
  • Tilt Steering
  • Manual AC
  • Front Power Windows
  • Adjustable front headrests
  • Front and Rear Power Outlet 
  • Reverse parking sensors
  • R15 steel wheel without covers

Brief of this Variant

This variant misses out very basics thing like music system with 2 speakers, wheel covers, rear power windows and few more

So if you are planning to buy Maruti Suzuki Baleno don’t consider this variant.

Also Read: Maruti Suzuki Swift detailed Review Variant wise

Delta Variant

This variant has all the features of Sigma and also includes

This variant also comes with CVT Transmission at an incremental cost of Rs 1,20,000

This variant also comes with Mild Hybrid Engine at an incremental cost of Rs 89,000

  • Remote Central locking
  • Rear Wiper and washer
  • Rear Defogger
  • Chrome Front Grille
  • LED Guide light
  • LED projector headlamps
  • Audio System
  • Bluetooth, Aux and USB Connectivity
  • Steering mounted controls
  • Front and Rear Speakers
  • Auto AC
  • Rear Power Windows
  • Auto up Driver Window with Pinch Guard
  • Electrically Adjustable and Foldable ORVMs
  • Turn Indicator on ORVMs
  • Adjustable Rear headrest
  • 60:40 Split Rear seats
  • Full Wheel Covers

Brief of the Variant

This Variant has many Features which will make you feel good in long run and also it has many useful features so this variant is most Suitable for Budget Buyer.

Also the CVT option is available and it’s a good to have at the price point it lies.

But the Hybrid engine is not justifying its cost after Manual as for few KMPL spending that much amount is quite on higher side.

  Zeta Variant

This variant has all the features of Delta and also includes

This variant also comes with CVT Transmission at an incremental cost of Rs 1,20,000

This variant also comes with Mild Hybrid Engine at an incremental cost of Rs 89,000

  • Front fog lamps
  • Auto Dimming IRVMs
  • Keyless Entry wit Start/Stop Button
  • Height Adjust Driver Seats
  • Telescopic steering
  • Ambient lights
  • Coloured MID
  • 7 inches touchscreen infotainment system
  • Apple car play and Android Auto
  • Remote Control (Through App)
  • Voice Commands
  • R16 Alloy Wheels
Infotainment Screen

Brief of a Variant

The features offered in this variant is just amazing and is complete worth your money or one can say it’s the most Value For money Variant of Maruti Suzuki Baleno. It offers features which is a blend of daily usage features and Good to have features.

This Verdict is Same in the case of CVT transmission. And from our side it is not recommended to go with Hybrid Engine as it’s a quite Expensive Upgrade for 7 bhp and approx. 3 kmpl more.

Alpha Variant

This variant has all the features of Zeta and also includes

This variant also comes with CVT Transmission at an incremental cost of Rs 1,20,000

  • Rear parking Cameras
  • Auto Headlamps with Follow me function
  • LED DRLs
  • UV cut glasses
  • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel

Brief of a Variant

For these Such features spending that much is not at all justified. So if possible go with Zeta Variant instead of Alpha of Maruti Suzuki Baleno.

Colors

Videos

Video Credits: Car Quest (YouTube)

Click this link to see the walk around video of Maruti Suzuki Baleno Delta Variant

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