The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is a sub-4 meter compact SUV from the car manufacturer. It is powered by the much-acclaimed 1.3 L DDIS diesel engine that is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission only. Currently,the compact SUV does not come with a petrol engine or automatic transmission. The engine under the Brezza's bonnet generates 88.5 hp of power at 4,000 rpm and 200 Nm of torque at 1,750 rpm, which has a certified mileage of 24.3 km/l. At 3,995 mm in length, the Vitara Brezza avails on the excise benefits for sub-4 meter category. A unique feature in the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza includes a cockpit-style instrument cluster with mood lighting that can change the backlight of the speedometer and other relevant controls in the cluster unit.
Mood lighting in the instrument cluster adds more appeal for the driver
Keyless entry with a push-button start/stop function adds to the convenience of not using a key to crank up the car
Dual front airbags along with ABS are optional across the variant range
The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has a simple and elegant design with some modern touches such as LED lighting. At 3,995 mm in length, 1,790 of width and 1,640 mm height, the Brezza looks sizable enough for the SUV tag. The ground clearance of 198 mm makes traversing rough roads easy. A wheelbase of 2,500 mm frees up more cabin space within the sub-4 meter segment SUV, creating more legroom for the passengers in the car. Huge wheel arches accommodate 215/60 section 16-inch alloy wheels on the top-end trims ZDi and ZDI+ trims. A noteworthy mention is the availability of a dual-tone paint scheme, which is available only on the ZDi+ trim.
On the inside, the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has an all-black interior that depicts a sporty appeal for potential young buyers. Along with this, the top-end ZDi trim comes with a touchscreen infotainment system that comes with navigation and Apple CarPlay. This system also has steering mounted audio and phone controls which are easy to use. The steering wheel can be tilted for added comfort and the driver seat can be adjusted for height. Overall cabin space in the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is good for four adults.
The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is powered by the much acclaimed DDIS diesel engine that generates 88.5 hp of power at 4,000 rpm and 200 Nm of torque at 1,750 rpm. There is minimal vibration from the engine but it has an audible diesel clatter. Low-end response is weak as the turbo spools only close to 1,750 rpm, after which acceleration is brisk.
The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza has a 5-speed manual transmission that sends power to the front wheels. Gear changes are smooth and crisp without any notchiness. The transmission, however, could have been a 6-speed unit that would've delivered better mileage.
While driver's airbag is standard across all variants, ABS and co-driver airbag comes as an option in the LDi (O) and VDi (O) variants. They are standard in the ZDi and ZDi+ trims
The Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is one of the most fuel-efficient compact SUVs in the Indian market. It has a certified mileage figure of 24.3 km/l.