Produced by the Japanese manufacturer Suzuki, the Suzuki Celerio was launched on February 2014. It competes against the likes of Honda Brio, Hyundai i10, Chevrolet Beat, Ford Figo and Tata Indica. It was launched with 6 variants of a petrol engine and introduced the diesel variants in the year 2015. The Celerio is now available as 12 versions in India, being India’s first car with automatic gear shift called EZ Drive.
The Maruti Suzuki Celerio utilizes a 1-litre K10B Aluminium petrol engine which produces the maximum power of 67.05bhp and torque of 90Nm. It is a 3-cylinder engine that can also be factory-fitted with CNG kit. Usage of CNG kit drops the power and torque output, producing 47bhp. All the engines give a displacement of 998 cc.
In terms of transmission, the hatchback offers a standard five-speed manual gearbox. It also provides an option of a five-speed automatic transmission unit only on petrol variants.
Taking the performance into consideration, the Maruti Suzuki Celerio provides a mileage of 23.1 km/l in petrol engines with both manual and automatic transmissions. Whereas, the diesel engine offers fuel efficiency of 27.6 km/l and Petrol+CNG unit gives 31.8 km/l of mileage. Variants with manual transmission take about 15.05 seconds to move from 0 to 100kmph of speed, and those with automatic transmission require 15.6 seconds. The hatchback can attain a top speed between 140 to 150kmph.
Some of the most sought after features of Maruti Suzuki Celerio are optional dual airbags, rear wiper, ABS, steering mounted audio controls, Bluetooth-enabled audio system, electronic power steering, keyless entry, and electrically adjustable outside rear view mirrors amongst others.
Your Celerio’s car insurance premium cost will differ when comparing the quotes between various insurance companies. However, some of the main factors that are taken into consideration, to sum up to that value are the Insured Declared Value (IDV)s, the terrain on which you will drive the car, your car’s age, the make and model, the displacement provided by your car’s engine, and its current condition.
The below table will give you an overview of Celerio’s ex-showroom price, Insured Declared Value, cost of the premium, and zero depreciation add-on for some of its car variants.
Price of the Car
Celerio ZXI AMT (998 cc)
Celerio VXI AMT (998 cc)
Celerio LXI Optional (998 cc)
*The values are calculated on the basis of the city (Delhi) and year of registration (2020).
Insurance providers offer additional accessories in case you want to include the exclusions as part of your Celerio car insurance policy. You can hence choose to opt for such add-ons at additional cost.
If you wish to renew your Celerio car insurance in a hassle-free manner, then PolicyX.com has you covered. All you have to do is scroll up on this page and find the form on the right-hand top corner. The next steps from the form are easy to follow:
1. My Celerio is 6 years old. Can I still protect its engine with Engine Protection add-on?
No, cars older than 5 years of age are usually not eligible for Engine Protection add-on.
2. My Celerio had a flat tyre in the middle of nowhere, and I repaired its tyres at an unauthorized garage. Can I claim the insurance on the repairs if I have Tyre Cover add-on?
No, insurance providers will only accept the claim if the repair was done at an authorized garage.
3. Will I get a discount if I opt for Voluntary Deductible Cover?
Insurance providers will offer you a premium costing lower than regular premium if you opt for Voluntary Deductible Cover. This is because of your voluntary agreement to bear a stipulated amount of your claim.
4. My Celerio’s windshield is damaged due to collision with a bird. Can I claim the insurance on its repair?
Yes, damage caused due to an animal attack is covered under your Celerio car insurance policy. Hence, you can claim the insurance on its repair.
Last updated on 30-12-2020