Presented in 2008 by Suzuki Motor Corporation and Opel/Vauxhall a city car known as the Suzuki Splash, it will also market in Agila. In 2006, it started as a concept car at Paris Auto Show and in 2007 production model started at Frankfurt Auto Show. In European market, this is placed below the Swift and in Japan, it is placed between Swift and the Solio.
Featuring with engines of 3 cylinders 1.0 liter and 4 cylinders 1.2 liter Family 0, and a diesel engine of 4 cylinder version of Fiat’s MultiJet, having standard five seats.
Splash 1.2 was presented on 20th October 2008 to Japan, coming for ¥1,239,000 and in UK as rebadged known as Vauxhall Agila. In India, Maruti Suzuki released it as Maruti Suzuki Ritz in 2010 was released by Changhe Suzuki in China.
Featured with inline four-cylinder (K12B type) 1200cc gasoline engine and cylinder 3 series (K10B type) 1000cc petrol engine, and 1300cc is available in four-cylinder direct-injection diesel multi-jet, 5 MT or 4 AT and combination for Fiat series.
Suzuki Splash in India
Auto market in India known it as the Maruti Suzuki Ritz, as the name “SPLASH” was registered by Ford already. Maruti Ritz in India comes in nine variants that is four with diesel options and five with petrol. 1.2L, 1197cc, K12M KB series of engine are powering the Petrol variants whereas Fiat’s 1.3L Multijet, 1.3L, 1248cc, DDiS series of engines are powering the diesel variants.