Key facts

Maruti Alto 800, 2012 MY information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3395 mm
How heavy?
695 kg
What size engine?
0.8 litre, 796 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
47.7 PS / 47 bhp / 35 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
69 Nm / 51 / 7 kgm @ 3500 rpm


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Maruti Suzuki India Limited

Maruti Alto models

2012 Maruti Alto 800 technical specifications


The Maruti Alto 800 is a hatchback with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power through the front wheels.
It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 0.8 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 3 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 47 bhp (47.7 PS/35 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 69 N·m (51 lb·ft/7 kgm) at 3500 rpm.
Power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox.
Stated kerb weight is 695 kg.
2012 Maruti Alto 800 data
Maruti Alto 800, 2012 MY data
Applicable to the Indian domestic market(s).
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2360 92.9
Track/tread (front) 1295 51
Track/tread (rear) 1290 50.8
Length 3395 133.7
Width 1490 58.7
Height 1475 58.1
Ground clearance 160 6.3
length:wheelbase ratio 1.44
Kerb weight 695 kg 1532 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 35 litres 7.7 UK Gal 9.2 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Suzuki
Engine code F8D
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 0.8 litre
796 cc
(48.575 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 68.5 × 72 mm
2.7 × 2.83 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.95
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 47.7 PS (47 bhp) (35 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 59 bhp/litre
0.97 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 69 Nm (51 ft·lb) (7 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 86.68 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1089.3 kPa (158 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 265.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 68.57 PS/g
50.43 kW/g
67.63 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.83 kg/kW
33.12 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 145/80 R 12
Tyres rear 145/80 R 12
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID293480
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 8.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Maruti Alto 800 added 2012-11-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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