Maruti Suzuki

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Maruti Suzuki India, India's largest passenger car manufacturer on Thursday announced to have cut its production by 9.6 % to 147,669 units in April this year from 163,368 in April 2018.

Amid the rising pressure on Auto industry, Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargava on Monday expressed apprehensions that he fears factors like US embargo on Iranian crude imports and new emission norms playing spoil sport.

"I would have had a great confidence that auto demand will pick up after the Lok Sabha polls, but US putting an embargo on Iranian oil exports and BS-VI emission norms are some of the factors which may hit auto sales going forward," Bhargava told reporters.

According to the company, net profit in the quarter under review stood at Rs 1,795.6 crore as compared to the corresponding period of the previous fiscal.

Maruti Suzuki Celerio has become the latest model from the Indo-Japanese carmaker's line up to cross 1 lakh sales in one year.The carmaker sold 103,734 units of Celerio in the financial year 2018-19, an increase of nearly 10 per cent compared to the previous fiscal year.

The Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 now costs between Rs 3.66 lakhs to Rs 4.45 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi). The standard safety features comply with the Automotive Industry Standard (AIS) 145 safety norms.

Maruti Suzuki said on Tuesday that cumulative sales of Vitara Brezza has set a new record in the compact SUV segment and touched the 4 lakh units mark in less than three years.

Third quarter earning outcomes from index heavyweights such as Maruti Suzuki and Larsen and Toubro (L&T), is expected later in the day.

It is said that Maruti Suzuki will continue to offer the 1-litre. 3-cylinder, K10 engine that is a proper hoot to drive. Also expect the Wagon R to get either a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed AMT gearbox and a CNG option to take on the Santro too.