Maruti Suzuki has started teasing the much awaited Baleno hatchback in its website. Is the launch anywhere around the corner? Well, industry sources have confirmed it for the 26th October.
Bimal Maruti's Nexa dealership, Bimal Nexa has teased the car on its website saying 'Coming soon to Bangalore'.
The Baleno hatchback when launched, will be the second product to be available at Nexa dealerships, after the S-Cross. It could be priced at around INR 7.5 lakh to 9.5 lakh when launched.
This will be the first Maruti Suzuki product in India to use the 1.0-litre, Booster Jet turbocharged petrol engine. It could also use a 1.3-liter diesel engine along with the SVHS hybrid system that debuted in the case.
The new Maruti Suzuki Baleno, or which was code named the YRA hatchback was showcased during the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. When launched in India, it will compete against the Hyundai Elite i20 and the Honda Jazz.
It has been snapped numerous times by enthusiasts while being tested on Indian roads and there are many pictures of it on the internet. By the looks of it, it very much has the potential to be the next hot hatch in India.