'ConceptFutureS': Maruti Suzuki to unveil new compact car design next month

The design is aimed to break away from the conventional proportions and delight its customers in the compact car space. Photograph:( Twitter )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 08, 2018, 07.59 AM (IST)

India's largest car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) will unveil its all-new compact car design language in the form of ‘ConceptFutureS’ in February at the Delhi Auto Expo 2018.

'ConceptFutureS’ will be a uniquely styled compact car with a bold presence and distinct SUV like features.  

The design is aimed to break away from the conventional proportions and delight its customers in the compact car space. 

According to news reports, the new design will reveal an upright stance, commanding higher seating and ground clearance, horizontal hood giving it a unique aggressive stance and posture.

Divulging details about the ‘ConceptFutureS’, CV Raman, Senior Executive Director (Engineering), Maruti Suzuki India Limited said, “The increasing preference for UVs and their bold architecture inspired our design team to study a new character for compact cars. ConceptFutureS could mark a distinctive shift in how compact cars are shaped and designed in India in the future.” 

The Maruti Suzuki team feels ConceptFutureS is a big step-up in design language as it epitomises the next level of design evolution in terms of proportions, body sculpting and stimulating fusion of bold patterns and superior accent colours. 

The global premiere of ConceptFutureS will take place at the Delhi Auto Expo.