Its lighter petrol engine of 1300cc gives higher power and better control. Its engine which is higher on thermal conductivity heats up very quickly even at the snowy, cold place and it helps in starting easily.
Again because of its thermal conductivity property it is helpful in releasing heat faster . So even in a desert this vehicle can run easily.
Its 4 wheel drive has more power for control. Its maximum power of 80 bhp@6000 rpm helps in crossing the stream easily.
It is safer in crossing any muddy terrain and stream due to its better power to weight ratio 0.0812 which gives better acceleration. In spite of being its gigantic structure, it is a lighter vehicle with 1020kg (hard top) and 985 (soft top) of weight. Its light weight gives assurance for comfort driving in any muddy or sandy terrain.
In order to avoid discomfort of sudden jerks due to potholes and bumps its reliable steering damper becomes safeguard to the steering wheel. Its 5 speed gear box provides better mileage on the highway.
Different types of colors are found in Maruti Gypsy:-
- Superior White
- Icy Blue
- Bright Red
- Silky Silver
According to their weight, there are two types of Gypsy:
- Hard top : its weight is 1020kg
- Soft top : its weight is 985 kg