Asia Bizz: Indian auto giant Maruti Suzuki has  rolled out the new version of its ‘A-Star’ in the Indian market on January 25, 2012. The retail sales of the new variant have begun from January 27, 2012.

The new upgraded version of the ‘A-Star’ has been priced between Rs. 3.67 and Rs. 4.47. According to the current price list on the company’s website, the new variant will be costlier on an average by about Rs. 1000.

Shashank Srivastava, the chief general manager of marketing at Maruti Suzuki India, said that the smart modifications have been made in line with the customer feedback with the help of which the overall look and feel has been changed for the comfort of the buyers.

The company has brought new interiors and have added new colours to the offering. Moreover, Maruti Suzuki has also introduced a new top end ZXi variant to the model. The new ‘A-Star’ is the fifth global model for the parent company Suzuki but has been manufactured at the Manesar plant in India.

Till now Maruti Suzuki India has sold more than 3.80 lakh units of the ‘A-Star’. The car has also been supplied to the global markets like Australia, Europe and South Africa.