Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Overview

Alto K10 is the elder sibling of the Alto 800 from the Maruti-Suzuki’s range. It is the highest selling vehicle in India and it is prefered by most brand for the mid class customers. It  is available in Tango Orange, Granite Grey, Fire Brick Red, Silky Silver and Superior White colours.
Service cost of this car is low and its spare parts is cheap which are easily available in the  local market.

Car Type Hatch-Back
Fuel CNG,Petrol
Transmission Automatic,Manual
Expert Rating
Ex-showroom Price Range 3,70,843 - 4,49,777

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Exterior

The Alto K10 looks similar to its younger sibling the Alro800. On looking at the front of the car we can it gets larger chrome grills, the bonnet curves down to the head lamps and the front bumper looks sportier. The overall design of the side profile is same as that of the Alto 800, it gets flared wheel arches which helps to give a bigger more bulkier look and the mirrors are also large which gives the driver better visibility. At the rear we can notice that number plate is moved down to the bumper and also the new flattened tail lamps and hatch door gives it a better look,

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Interior

As we enter the cabin of the facelift Alto K10 we can see that interior is all new. The steering wheel is similar to the design of the Swift, the AC vents gets silver bezel, the dashboard gets a new design to hold its components and comes in a combination with blackish-grey and beige colours. The music system gets piano black coloured 2-DIN unit with support for AUX, USB in addition to a CD player. Beige seats are provided in the Alto K10, the rear seats are scooped to increase the legroom at the back.

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Driving

The Maruti Alto K10  ride quality is good in city and gives a smooth experience to the driver. The steering is light and the gearshifts are also smooth. The car is  also pleasant at high speeds but also remains under control.The 1.0-litre engine is very smooth and has enough power to overtake on highways.

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Engine

The Alto K10 is powered with a 1.0 litre 3 cylinder engine, it produces a power of 67bhp@ 6000 rpm and torque of 90 Nm @ 6000 rpm. This engine powers the front two wheels via 5-speed manual or 5-speed AMT gearbox. Maruti-Suzuki also offers CNG variant for the Alto K10. 

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Safety

The safety features in the Alto K10 comes with optional drive airbag starting from the base LX trim, seat belt warning system, engine immobilizer, crash sensor and anti-theft alarm. 

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Value


Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Maintainence

Let us say that the car is driven for 1,000km a month i.e. 12,000km yearly. So, the cost of ownership for Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 can come upto Rs  44,495 for one year, which includes Rs 11,000 of insurance cost, Rs 2,046 of maintenance cost and Rs 31,449 of fuel cost. Here the loan interest is not factored in as it depends on person to person and the percentage of amount taken in loan.

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Maintainence

The Alto K10 competes head on with the A-segment Hyundai Eon, Datsun GO,Renault Kwid and Tata Tiago.

Maruti-Suzuki Alto K10 Image Gallery


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