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Maruti Suzuki S-Cross BS6: What’s New in Maruti Suzuki S-Cross BS6


NEW DELHI: Maruti Suzuki introduced the BS6-ready S-Cross on Wednesday, making the entire product portfolio BS6-compliant. S-Cross, which has been accepted by 1.25 lakh customers in less than five years.
1. S-Cross was the first product in the Maruti Suzuki Nexa premium chain.
2. S-Cross, like the Vitara Brezza, was initially offered with diesel only.
3. The S-Cross BS6 starts at a lower price than the outgoing BS4 version.
Here are four new things you would witness in the new S-Cross:
Engine and transmission
Maruti Suzuki S-Cross ushers in the BS6 era with a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine that produces 105 hp of power and delivers a maximum torque of 138 Nm.
The new engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission or a 4-speed AGS transmission. Only three of the four variants in the offerings will have an automatic gearbox.
Maruti Suzuki S-Cross will be offered as a petrol model only and the Fiat-sourced 1.3-liter DDiS diesel engine has been discontinued as the engine failed to meet the BS6 transition. Like the Ciaz, the new BS6 S-Cross is equipped with the next-generation Smart Hybrid system with a dual lithium-ion battery system.
More affordable than before?
Maruti Suzuki S-Cross BS6 starts at Rs 8.39 lakh (ex-showroom) and the high-end variant costs Rs 12.39 lakh (ex-showroom). The new S-Cross will be offered in four versions: Sigma, Delta, Zeta and Alpha.
The base model, Sigma starts at 8.39 lakh (ex-showroom), followed by Delta which costs Rs 9.60 lakh (ex-showroom) in the manual gearbox option, the automatic option costs Rs 10.83 lakh (ex-showroom) .
The Zeta version costs Rs 9.95 lakh (ex-showroom) for manual and Rs 11.18 lakh (ex-showroom) for AT. The top model, Alpha, costs Rs 11.15 lakh (ex-showroom) and the automatic variant costs Rs 12.39 lakh (ex-showroom).

Maruti S-Cross

Previous price

New price






Rs 8.81 lakh

Rs 8.39 lakh


Rs 9.93 lakh

Rs 9.60 lakh

Rs 10.83 lakh


Rs 10.44 lakh

Rs 9.95 lakh

Rs 11.18 lakh


Rs 11.44 lakh

Rs 11.15 lakh

Rs 12.39 lakh

Updated interior:
BS6 Maruti Suzuki S-Cross gasoline gets the company’s latest touchscreen infotainment system.

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross BS6: What's New in Maruti Suzuki S-Cross BS6

Smartplay Studio offers a 7-inch touchscreen and an improved user interface that offers customization. Since it is part of the Nexa family, it also comes with Nexa Music among many more functions that can be used through your smartphone via the Suzuki Connect app.
Convenience and security:
The new S-Cross Petrol offers a number of convenience features including Auto Retract External Exterior Mirror (ORVM), Auto Dimming and Anti Glare Interior Mirror (IRVM), Rear Parking Camera and Gear Shift Indicator.
The new S-Cross Petrol comes loaded with the latest safety features. These include two front airbags, ABS with EBD, driver and front passenger seat belt reminder, rear parking assist, high speed warning alert, reverse parking sensors and ISOFIX child seat restraint system.
These safety features are standard on all variants to ensure total passenger safety.
Additionally, the new S-Cross Petrol meets advanced safety standards, including frontal collision, side impact and pedestrian safety.
The automatic variants are equipped with the hill assist function as standard.

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