Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 gets simpler design with body-colored bumpers and door handles, while the top variants get the option of side molding. In dimensions, the car measures 3445mm in length, 1515mm with side molding, 1475mm in height, and has a 2360mm wheelbase.
In terms of interior, Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 gets a dual-tone dashboard layout. The higher variants comes with 7-inch Maruti Smart Play Dock compatible with Bluetooth connectivity and fabric plus vinyl seat upholstery.
The BS6 Alto 800 is powered by 796cc, a three-cylinder engine that delivers 47hp and 69Nm. In the CNG variant, it churns out lesser power and torque figures of 40hp/60Nm.
The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 has a 5-speed cable type manual transmission that offers easy gear shifting. A light clutch further adds to the urban credentials of the car but it does not have a dead pedal.
In terms of safety, the BS6 Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comes with driver airbag, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, seat belt reminder, and speed alert system as standard. The passenger-side airbags are offered as optional in two variants- Std(O), LXi (O), while the higher variants- VXi & VXi plus comes with dual airbags as a standard feature.
The BS6 Maruti Suzuki Alto 800’s petrol engine delivers a claimed fuel efficiency of 22.05 km/l and with the CNG powered version, the mileage goes up to 31.59 km/kg. The petrol engine with a full tank will give a range of about 772km.