Its here folks! The official announcement from Pak Suzuki over the discontinuation of Suzuki Mehran went live today.
According to the official statement, Suzuki Mehran 800cc will be replaced by Suzuki Alto 660cc starting 2018.
The statement came after Senate Standing Committee on Industries and Production was visiting Pak Suzuki last Thursday. The Senate Committee had urged the company to introduce global standards and safety featured in every new model of their car, which unfortunately Mehran didn’t have.
Spare parts of Alto 660cc have also started localizing
Sources close to Pak Suzuki have revealed that the company has also started localization of spare parts for the new vehicle being introduced in Pakistan. They want to make sure spare parts are readily available with all local vendors.
Apart from this, Pak Suzuki is also going to introduce Suzuki Celerio by March 2017 which is a 1000cc car rumored to replace the iconic Cultus.
More cars expected to enter Pakistan through Suzuki include Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV and Suzuki Ciaz 1300cc in 2017.
The price and model variations of the Suzuki Alto 660cc are not available as of yet. But you can see the images and expected specifications of the latest Alto 660cc below.
The price is expected to remain the same as Mehran since it is the car being replaced.
Specifications: Alto vs Mehran
But the real question is, can the new Alto 660cc do this: