Maruti Suzuki, the largest carmaker, has announced its closure of a special car after the Maruti 800. The 34-year-old car is the Maruti Omni, which will not be visible on the roads of India after October 2020. This brand of Maruti Omni was the most preferred model of people in the 90s as a family car.
People like Maruti Omni of the Maruti Suzuki’s first choice, as family car, will soon say goodbye to Indian roads. According to the news published in auto website, Car and Bike, India will be launching New Wheels Safety Assessment (BNVSAP) from October 2020, at which time Maruti will stop production of this car.
Maruti Suzuki Chairman RC Bhargava said that some models of the company are not meeting the safety norms in accordance with the new rules, in which Maruti Omni is also one. So, we have to close it. However, he said that both Maruti Omni and Maruti 800 were important models of the company, but we have the compulsion to shut them down.
According to the website, production of this car will be closed after two years due to safety standards. Apart from this, the company is also working on the company’s taxi-use Eco Van and Alto 800’s safety features.
In this regard, the company says that both these cars will not be able to fulfill the standards set by the government, in which the company’s engineers are working continuously to prepare them according to the future security measures.
Maruti insists that both of these cars will not be able to meet future safety criteria, in which the team of Engineers is working continuously. Let us tell you that Maruti launched Omni for the first time in 1984. Omni is one of the favorite cars in the 34 year journey. In the journey from 1984 till now Omni has been changed twice.