Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is a small city car that took place of the outgoing Maruti Suzuki 800 in 2012. It comes with modern and impressive styling along with a fuel efficient petrol engine. Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 VXi is the top level variant in this series and comes with a decent array of features. With a base price of around 3.2 lakhs, this variant competes with Hyundai Eon and Datsun Go in this segment.
Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 VXi comes with grey/brown colour scheme with fabric upholstery and fabric inserts on the doors. The look is elevated by silver accents on speedometer, 3-spoke steering wheel with metallic finish, silver scent on door handles and instrument cluster. This top variant comes with additional interior features like accessory socket, rear parcel tray and an audio system with center garnish, USB, Aux in and radio. Other standard features include power steering, front power windows, remote fuel lid opener, remote tail gate opener and digital clock in speedometer.
This small car can acquire a top speed of 138kmph and can reach from 0 to 100kmph in 18.5 seconds. Suspension system of this car consists of gas filled McPherson Strut type suspension in the front and gas filled shock absorbers with coil springs in the rear. A good ground clearance of 160mm ensures no damage to the underbody while crossing over bumpers and potholes.
The braking system of this car is quiet good for its size with solid disc brakes in the front and drum brakes in the rear. List of safety features in Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 VXi includes central locking, collapsible steering column, high mounted stop lamp, tubeless tyres, head light levelling and immobilizer.