Maruti Suzuki has launched the Baleno RS with Chennai ex-showrrom price of Rs 8.95 lakh. The Baleno RS available only in Alpha trim. This Baleno RS was first showcased at the Auto Expo 2016 in Delhi.
This model have some cosmetic updated in interior and exterior and mainly have update in engine side. On the exterior, the Baleno RS gets a body kit as well as new alloy wheels and all disc brakes. The cabin will be fully loaded with features like touchscreen infotainment system, climate control, automatic projector headlamps and wipers, electro chromatic mirrors, keyless entry and etc,.
This model powered by the 998cc three cylinder turbo-petrol Boosterjet engine, the RS develops 102bhp of power at 5500rpm and 150Nm of torque right from 1,700-4,500rpm. The engine will come mated to a five-speed manual gearbox that drives the front wheels. The Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS will give tough competition to the Volkswagen Polo GT TSI and the Abarth Punto.