Maruti Suzuki Jimny (Diesel)

Expected Price

₹ 8,00,000
* Delhi. May vary.


Variant Name Maruti Suzuki Jimny
Fuel Type Diesel
Engine Displacement 1248 cc
No. of Gears 5
Transmission Type Manual
Body Type SUV
Official Tagline Smart in the city, tough in nature
Current Status Upcoming
Engine Description 1248cc, DDiS, Diesel, 4-Cylinder, 16-valve
Maximum Power 74 Bhp @ 4000 rpm
Maximum Torque 190 Nm @ 2000 rpm
Top Speed (KMPH) 135
Mileage (City) 14.00 kmpl (approx.)
Mileage (Highway) 19.0 kmpl (approx.)
0-100 kmph 17.2 seconds
Overall Length 3570 mm
Overall Width 1600 mm
Overall Height 1705 mm
Wheelbase 2250.0 mm
Ground Clearance 190.00 mm
Kerb Weight 1155.00 kg
Turning Radius 4.90 metres
Seating Capacity 4
Fuel Tank Capacity 40.00 litres
Brakes Front Disk, Rear Drum
Suspension 3-link rigid axle with coil spring
Alloy Wheels
Tyre Size 205/70R15
Steering Adjustment (Rake)
Steering Mounted Controls
Rear AC Vents
Remote Fuel Filler
Steering Adjustment (Reach)
Air Conditioner
Power Steering Power
Rear Defogger
Rear Washer & Wiper
Rain Sensing Wipers
Power Windows
Remote Boot Release
Body Coloured Bumpers
Outside Rear-view Mirrors Both Side Electric
Tinted Glass
Airbags 2
Parking Sensors
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
Traction Control
Central Locking Remote
Trip Distance 2
Xenon Headlamps
Front Fog Lights
Darkness Sensing Headlamps
ORVM Turn Indicators
Music System MP3 Player with AM/FM
Leather Seats Optional
Folding Rear Seats
Rear Centre Armrest With Cup Holder
Driver Seat Adjustment Manual

Maruti Suzuki Jimny (Diesel) Review

24 Sep, 2014 11:26 PM


Maruti Suzuki is a big name in Indian market as well as internationally. It has made for itself a huge stage by embarking on the path of great success with its hatchbacks, sedans and SUVs. Since 1985, Maruti Gypsy remains an ultimate winner in it's on and off road journeys and competitions. Now, Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch internationally acclaimed entry-level, 3-door, boxy-shaped SUV, Maruti Jimny in India by 2014-2015 with great off road capability.


The exterior of Maruti Jimny gives a simple yet muscular look with multi-reflector rectangular headlamps, wide air-intakes, large bumper with round fog lights, body colored ORVMs, side turn indicators above the front tires, side doors with power windows and rear hatch with fixed windscreen and a sporty spare wheel, 15-inch wheels, two large vertical tail lamp cluster with reverse light and brake light, rear bumper tail-light with side indicators and brake light and roof rails. It has a length of 3570mm, width of 1600mm and a height of 1705mm as its dimension and has a wheelbase of 2250mm for a stable ride. It has a great ground clearance of 190mm for a bump-free off-road experience and a minimum turning radius of 4.9m for easy cruising in city traffic and in tight parking spots. It has a curb weight of 1060kgs and a fuel tank capacity of 40 litres.


The interior of this SUV is also dressed in simple yet striking features. Its cockpit include two comfortable manually adjustable seats, fixed head restraints for every seat, 3-spoke power steering wheel, readable instrument panel with two beautiful round shape dials with chrome finish lines displaying common indicators such as fuel gauge, low and high beam, speed, rev., etc., thin dashboard with rectangular AC vents at its both sides while the central position is occupied by music system and AC controls, compact glove-box and CD box in dash, wide door opening and forward sliding front passenger seat for entry and exit of rear passengers, power windows, a common AC and foldable rear seats for creating extra luggage space.

Engine and Gearbox

Maruti Jimny is available in both petrol and diesel engines internationally. The 1461cc, 1.5L, 4-cylinder, 16-valve, DOHC, DDiS, multi-jet diesel engine will provide a maximum power of 83.8 bhp at 3750 rpm and a maximum torque of 200 Nm at 1750 rpm. The 1328cc, 1.3L, 4-cylinder, 16-valve, VVT, MPi petrol engine will provide a maximum power of 85.8 bhp at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 110 Nm at 4100 rpm. Both the engines are speculated to be mated with five speed manual gearbox transmission.

Brakes and Suspension

Maruti Jimny has ventilated disk brakes at front and leading and trailing type drum brakes at rear. The suspension system is a 3-Link Rigid Axle with Coil Spring at both the front and rear forks.

Safety Features and Expected Price

For the utmost safety of its passengers, it includes ABS with EBD, driver side Airbag, head restraints for all four seats, fog lamps, parking sensors, remote central locking, rear wiper and defogger, high mounted stop lamp, side door beams, low mounted spare wheel and large front and rear windshields for good rear view, height adjustable driver's seat, 3-point front seat belts with pretensioners and 2x3 point rear seat belts. Maruti Jimmy's variants have not been disclosed yet but it is sure to be arriving in petrol and diesel. The shades for this SUV are also not yet unveiled. The expected ex-showroom, New Delhi price range for this SUV will be INR 7-8 lakhs which may differ in different states.

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