Maruti Baleno is among the most popular cars in the premium hatchback segment. The hatchback was given a mid-life facelift in 2019. Before the BSVI emission norm kicked in, Maruti ceased the diesel engine of the Baleno. It is now available with petrol engines only. Besides the 1.2-litre petrol unit, Maruti introduced the new Smart Hybrid engine for the Baleno. Maruti Baleno is current available from Rs 5.64 lakh.
March 2021 saw a growth in sales in the premium hatchback segment, with the Maruti Suzuki Baleno coming in first place with over 21,000 units sold. Here are the Top-5 Best Selling Premium Hatchbacks In India in March 2021