Can ALTO be used for long drives?
Yes, you can go for a long drive in Alto 800, although there is no problem with its 800cc engine but as per user reviews it tends to get uncomfortable when you hit broken or uneven surfaces at even moderately high speeds and it doesn’t feel stable beyond the speed of 80-85 kmph.
Is Alto K10 a safe car?
Maruti has announced that the Alto K10 now comes equipped with additional safety features such as ABS with EBD, driver-side airbag, reverse parking sensor, speed-alert system and driver, co-driver seat-belt reminder. It said these are in compliance with the Automotive Industry Standard (AIS) 145 safety norms.
Is Alto unsafe?
When contacted, spokespersons of the companies named said their products met Indian safety norms. According to the findings, in Maruti Alto 800, Tata Nano and Hyundai i10, the vehicle structures proved inadequate and collapsed to varying degrees, resulting in high risks of life-threatening injuries to the occupants.
Does Alto K10 has airbag?
Yes, Maruti Alto K10 gets one airbag for the driver.
Does Alto K10 abs?
Maruti Alto K10 has been updated with new safety features like ABS with EBD, driver airbag, reverse parking sensor, speed alert system and seat belt reminder for driver and co-driver. With the new safety features, the updated Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 is now compliant with “AIS-145 Safety Norms”.
What is the mileage of Maruti Alto K10 on long drives?
The Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 gives a mileage of an astounding 24.07km/l on long drives. This was a big help in saving for fuel. A long drive in the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 is enjoyable and comfortable, thanks to its well thought out features.
Is the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800/alto K10 dust resistant?
The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800/Alto K10 has a low dust resistance for sure. But hey, you don’t get everything when the budget is restricted. This is not a very common problem with the Maruti Alto owners. Only a few of our customers reported this issue.
What are the problems with power windows in Maruti Suzuki Alto 800?
First of all, Alto gets front power windows only. And our customers reported that after a good 35-40k km on the odometer, power windows start to lag a lot. This is usually encountered due to the dust collection in the assembly. The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800/Alto K10 has a low dust resistance for sure.
Why is the engine of Maruti Suzuki Alto locked up?
Being a budget hatchback, Alto does lack resistance to dust as well as water-resistance. This leads to hydro locking of engines in the rainy season. Engine lock up light shows up on the instrument cluster.