Maruti Suzuki Launched Ertiga 2022 at Rs 8.35 Lakh

The new facelifted Ertiga is now offered in 11 variants priced between Rs 8.35 Lakh and Rs 11.54 Lakh (ex-showroom price).

Next-Gen Ertiga

Maruti Suzuki India Limited launched the new range of Ertiga MPV on March 15th, 2021. The updated Ertiga launch also commemorates the 10 year anniversary of the Ertiga model. Sold over 7,50,000 units to date in India, the Next-Gen Ertiga is Maruti’s current pride and joy.

On the launch of this new stylish avatar of MPV Ertiga, Mr Hisashi Takeuchi, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said in the press release, “Ertiga’s launch 10 years ago was a significant moment in the Indian automobile industry, as it created a new segment that has been growing at a CAGR of 4.7%. With a decade long legacy, the country’s first compact MPV Ertiga has a special place in the Indian automobile industry. The Next-Gen Ertiga with advanced technology features will also come with a new engine and an all-new transmission. As it stays true to its brand vision of providing comfort, technology, and safety features, while being fuel-efficient for customers, the Next-Gen Ertiga will surely continue to be India’s go-to MPV. We are confident that the Next-Gen Ertiga will be widely embraced by our customers.”

The elegant and facelifted compact MPV from Maruti Suzuki is now powered by an all-new Next-Gen K-series 1.5L Dual Jet, Dual VVT engine compliant with BSVI emission norms and also comes with Progressive Smart Hybrid Technology. Ertiga also has both manual and automatic transmission depending on the variant. There are no less than 11 variants in the 2022 Ertiga with varying price tags where the base variant Lxi costs Rs 8.35 Lakh and the Zxi S-CNG variant at the top-end at Rs 11.54 Lakh (ex-showroom price).


The facelifted Ertiga measures 4395 mm in length, 1735 mm in width and 1690 mm in height. The wheelbase is 2740 mm long and the compact MPV is built on Maruti Suzuki’s Heartect platform.

Design Updates

The 2022 Ertiga gets design changes that make it look more elegant and stylish than its predecessors. In the front, there is a fresh, dynamic chrome winged grille and new wheels in the form of machined two-tone alloy wheels and chrome inserts on the back door. Maruti has also introduced 2 new colour choices along with the existing colours: Splendid Silver and Dignity Brown.

Inside the MPV, the cabin has a new dashboard with a metallic teak wood finish and the upholstery is lushly wrapped in dual-tone fabric. The second-row seats have a one-touch recline and slide operation to make access to the third row easier. Now, the third-row seats have a 50:50 split and reclining function along with a flat fold option as well.


In terms of features, the new Ertiga is equipped with even more convenience and comfort features like the roof-mounted AC for the rear seats with 3 speeds and multiple vents, cruise control, and driver side auto-window up with anti-pinch, retractable key-operated ORVMs and CNG specific speedometer in S-CNG variants.

The infotainment unit is a new 7-inch Smart Play Pro system with an intuitive user interface and voice assistance and excellent connectivity with personal devices. Ertiga’s In-built Suzuki Connect is a telematics system that makes the driving experience effortless with over 40 features for the safety and security of the car, behaviour tracking of driving and trips, status alerts, etc.

Maruti also offers remote access to AC, door lock, headlamps OFF, hazard lights, alarm, etc.

Safety Features

Standard safety equipment in the 2022 Ertiga includes the following:

  • 4 Airbags
  • ESP with Hill hold assist
  • ABS with EBD and brake assist
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Second-row ISOFIX child seat anchorages
  • Speed alert system
  • Driver and co-driver seat belt reminder

Engine and Transmissions

The new Ertiga is powered by a 1.5-litre petrol engine that is connected to a 5-speed manual transmission and also offers us a choice of an all-new advanced automatic 6-speed transmission. Maruti Suzuki also offers Ertiga S-CNG with the Vxi and Zxi variants.

Table with Engine specifications

Fuel Type Max Power (kW@rpm) Max Torque (Nm@rpm) Fuel Efficiency
Petrol 75.8 @6000 136.8 @4400 20.51 kmpl (MT)

20.30 kmpl (AT)

S-CNG 74 @6000 (Petrol mode)

64.6 @5500 (CNG mode)

136 @4400 (Petrol Mode)

121.5 @4200 (CNG Mode)

26.11 km/kg (MT


Table with Ertiga variants and their transmission options

Manual Transmission (5MT) All-new Advanced 6 speed Automatic Transmission S-CNG (5MT)




Tour M

Vxi AT

Zxi AT

Zxi+ AT



Tour M

Ertiga Variants and Prices

2022 Ertiga Variants Ex-showroom Price
Lxi MT Rs 8.35 Lakh
Vxi MT Rs 9.49 Lakh
Zxi MT Rs 10.59 Lakh
Zxi+ MT Rs 11.29 Lakh
Tour M (MT) Rs 9.46 Lakh
Vxi AT Rs 10.99 Lakh
Zxi AT Rs 12.09 Lakh
Zxi+ AT Rs 12.79 Lakh
S-CNG Vxi Rs 10.44 Lakh
S-CNG Zxi Rs 11.54 Lakh
S-CNG Tour M Rs 10.41 Lakh

Ertiga Rivals

Ertiga will be up against the likes of Mahindra MarazzoKia Carens, and the XL6.

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