The petrol motor is far more agile than the lower power output version of 1.3-litre DDiS diesel motor. Even the automatic version is responsive; however, the diesel engine feels a little sluggish and noisy too. Although there are certain challenges related to each motor, Maruti hasn’t really risen above in terms of performance, but overall, the petrol variants are better performer than the diesel ones.
The well-proven performance of Innova is further enhanced with superior drive quality with advanced technology, such as vehicle stability control and hill-start assist control. The quick response of the engine, smooth change of gear ratios and the improved suspension quality assure high-speed drivability and comfort for the occupants.
The perfect amalgamation of stellar pricing and best-in-India mileage makes it the hot favorite car in the segment with a plethora of striking and advanced features on offer. The exterior styling is something out-of-the-box and the availability of AMT gearbox with almost every variant makes it one heck of a car, which could eat up even the sales of premium hatchbacks and compact SUVs.