May 20:Reeling under increasing input costs, especially steel, country’s biggest car maker Maruti Suzuki India has hiked prices of its products across various models between Rs 1,000 and Rs 18,000.The company has hiked the price of its latest model Swift Dzire by Rs 18,000. It had launched the sedan with an introductory price ranging Rs 4.49 lakh and Rs 6 lakh across different variants. It has also hiked the prices of all petrol variants hatchback Swift by Rs 9,000 along with SX4, Gypsy; while the diesel version of Swift has become costlier by Rs 15,000.
MSI has also increased the price of all variants of Zen Estilo and WagonR LPG by Rs 1,000 while Alto and M800 has become costlier by Rs 1,500. Prices of all variants of Omni and WagonR Petrol has also been hiked by Rs 2,000 and that of multi-utility vehicle Versa by Rs 8,000.
The company has, however, spared its SUV Grand Vitara from the price hikes. Courtsey: AIR