Maruti Alto 800 Car Price for new and used cars - Specs, Mileage, Colours

Maruti Alto 800 Price – New and Old Car

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800


The Maruti Alto 800 is not just the most affordable car in its company’s line up but is also the among the least priced models on sale in the country. In its second generation now, the Alto 800 on sale in the country has almost nothing to do with its Japanese brethren and has been developed specifically for our market. It is often the first car of its buyers and is known to offer several years of trouble-free service without being heavy on the pocket.

The Maruti Alto 800 received a facelift recently, which has brought along some cosmetic changes for both exterior and interior of the vehicle. More importantly, the small car has received some additional safety features and a BSVI-compliant engine that makes it ready for the upcoming stricter norms for safety and emission-control. Here’s all there’s to know about the Maruti Alto 800 price for a new and old car, mileage, specifications, review and more.

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The Maruti Alto 800 is available in a price range of Rs 2.94-4.14 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). This makes it one of the most affordable cars in the country. No wonder, then, that the Alto 800 is the choice of many first car buyers who opt to buy this vehicle for its affordable pricing, fuel efficient engine and light controls. The recent update has made the small car even better value for money. The Alto 800 is easily the most popular budget car in both new and used car market.

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Maruti Alto 800 Specifications – mileage, engine, transmission, power, torque, seats

Maruti Alto 800 Engine & Transmission

Fuel Type Petrol
Engine Type 0.8-litre
Engine Displacement (cc) 796cc
No. of Cylinder 3
Max Power 47.3 bhp @ 6,000 RPM
Max Torque 69 Nm @ 3,500 RPM
Valve Configuration DOHC
Valves per Cylinder 4
Fuel Supply System MPFI
Transmission Type Manual
Drive Type FWD
Gearbox 5-speed
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 19 seconds

 Maruti Alto 800 Performance

Top Speed 140 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 19 seconds
Braking 51.0 metre

Maruti Alto 800 Suspension System, Steering and Brakes 

Steering EPS
Turning Radius 4.60 metre
Front Suspension McPherson Strut
Rear Suspension 3-link Rigid Axle
Front Brakes Disc
Rear Brakes Drum

Maruti Alto 800 Dimensions and Capacity

Length 3,445 mm
Width 1,490 mm
Height 1,475 mm
Wheelbase 2,360 mm
Kerb Weight 757 kg
Ground Clearance 160 mm
Boot Space 177-litre
Fuel Tank Capacity 35-litre
Seating Capacity 5
Tyre Size 145/80 R12

Maruti Alto 800 Colours

The Maruti Alto 800 is available in 6 colour options, viz.

  • Silky Silver
  • Superior White
  • Granite Grey
  • Blazing Red
  • Cerulean Blue
  • Mojito Green

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Maruti Alto 800 Mileage

Fuel Type Petrol
Engine Type MPFI
City 17 kmpl
Highway 21 kmpl
ARAI 25 kmpl

The Maruti Alto 800 has an ARAI-rated fuel mileage of 25 kmpl. Even in the real world conditions, one can easily extract up to 21 kmpl on the highway and 17 kmpl in the city. It is due to this frugal nature that this small car is a favourite of many small car buyers. The Alto has always promised to deliver a low running cost and the 800 cc variant does just that.

Maruti Alto 800 Key Features

Multi-function Steering Wheel No
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror No
Touch Screen No
Automatic Climate Control No
Engine Start Stop Button No
Anti Lock Braking System Yes
Alloy Wheels No
Front foglights No
Rear foglights No
Power windows (front) Yes
Power windows (rear) No
Wheel Covers Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes
Power Steering Yes
Air Conditioner  Yes

Maruti Alto 800 Interior Dashboard

Maruti Alto 800 Review

The Maruti Alto 800 hsa been around for a while and will probably get replaced by an all-new model next year. However, for all those who plan to buy an affordable and a trouble-free small car in the near future can safely opt for this vehicle. The Alto 800 is a highly practical offering that offers enough space for 5 occupants on short journeys, has a peppy yet frugal engine, predictable handling and a low cost of ownership.

Thanks to the recent update, the Maruti Alto 800 is now even safer than ever before, which is due to a standard dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, high-speed alert system and front seatbelt reminder.

Maruti Alto 800 FAQs – Questions & Answers

Which color is best for Maruti Alto 800?

As we have always maintained, a car’s colour is a subjective matter and depends on the personal choice of the buyer. Hence, it won’t be wise to single out the best colour option for the Alto 800. Maybe, the young buyers can opt for a bright shade like the Mojito Green, while those who like to keep a low profile can go for either Silky Silver or Superior White.

What is the average of Maruti Alto 800?

The ARAI-rated fuel efficiency figure for the Maruti Alto 800 is 25 kmpl. You can easily get up to 21 kmpl on the highway and 17 kmpl in the city, which makes the Alto 800 one of the most fuel efficient cars around.

How can I get better mileage on my Maruti Alto car?

There are several ways to ensure optimum mileage from your Maruti Alto 800. First of all, you should make sure the engine is regularly serviced and correct air pressure is maintained in the tires. While driving, avoid too many gearshifts and hard acceleration. Also, purchase fuel from a company-owned fuel station and try sticking to the same fuel bunk for as long as possible.

Is Maruti Alto 800 a good car?

The Maruti Alto 800 is easily the most well-rounded car in its segment. While it’s not as spacious as the Renault Kwid, it is more fuel efficient, has a peppier engine, is easier to maintain and even has a gamut of standard safety features.

How much weight can Maruti Alto 800 carry?

Maruti Alto 800 can easily carry a weight of 400 to 450 kg. However, anything above this will take a toll on vehicle’s perforamance and fuel efficiency. It will even lead to longer braking distances.

Is Maruti Alto 800 good for long drive?

You can take the Alto 800 on long drives but should avoid speeding too much or driving for very long distances as at the end of the day, this is a small car that is best suited to city use. Prolonged usage on the highway could lead to high user fatigue, while driving it too fast would take a toll on the fuel efficiency.

Does Maruti Alto 800 LXI have power steering?

Yes, all variants of the Maruti Alto 800 come with AC and power steering as standard features. The safety kit comprises dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, high-speed alert system and front seatbelt reminder.

Should you buy used Maruti Alto 800?

If you wish to buy a pre owned car, a well maintained second hand Maruti Alto 800 makes a lot of sense for all those who need a frugal small car for city use.  You can use our old car valuation tool to judge the correct resale value of not only the Alto 800 but any car that is on sale in the country. Using our advanced technique, you can not just understand the right value of a second-hand vehicle but can even understand what your existing car can fetch you in the old car market.

Maruti Alto 800 Used Car Prices

Model Year  Kms Driven Asking Price
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2013 47,127 Rs 1,74,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2017 54,273 Rs 2,62,000
Maruti Alto 800 VXI 2015 25,863 Rs 2,00,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2013 46,672 Rs 1,55,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2016 30,984 Rs 2,35,759

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Model Year  Kms Driven Asking Price
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2013 61,829 Rs 1,63,000
Maruti Alto 800 VXI 2014 18,596 Rs 2,10,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2013 30,548 Rs 1,80,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2017 18,691 Rs 2,50,000
Maruti Alto 800 VXI 2016 24,235 Rs 2,60,000

Check all used Maruti Alto 800 cars on sale in Mumbai

Model Year  Kms Driven Asking Price
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2014 30,147 Rs 2,00,000
Maruti Alto 800 VXI 2016 17,637 Rs 2,50,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2015 13,445 Rs 2,40,000
Maruti Alto 800 LXI 2012 34,842 Rs 2,25,000
Maruti Alto 800 VXI 2012 25,163 Rs 1,40,000

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