Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance

160 mm of ground clearance is sufficient for city driving.

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance in inches6.30 inches

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance in mm160 mm

Maruti Alto 800Ground Clearance in cm16.00 cm

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance Problem

For a Hatchback, ground clearance of 166 mm is considered good. Compared to that, Maruti Alto 800has a ground clearance of 160 mm

So, Maruti Alto 800 might run into a ground clearance problem. This would lead to Maruti Alto 800 scraping the underside if run with full load at high speed on uneven roads.

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance Solution

Here are a few steps that can be taken to solve Maruti Alto 800 ground clearance problem

  1. Maintain the tyre pressure as mentioned in the Maruti Alto 800 manual
  2. Drive slowly on speed breakers, the speed when driving on speed breakers should not exceed 20 km/hr.
  3. If the problem persists, consider changing the soft shock absorbers to hard shock absorbers.

Maruti Alto 800 Ground Clearance Comparison

Compared to Maruti Alto 800, for Datsun Go, 160 mm of ground clearance is sufficient for city driving. Also, as against Maruti Alto 800, in case of Chevrolet Beat, Ground Clearance Chevrolet Beat has 165

So, Maruti Alto 800 has less ground clearance than both Datsun Go and Chevrolet Beat

Maruti Alto 800Datsun GoChevrolet Beat
PriceRs 2.41 L - 3.53 LRs 3.12 L - 3.70 LRs 4.03 L - 4.53 L
Ground Clearancein mm160 mm170 mm165 mm
Ground Clearance in cm16.00 cm17.00 cm16.50 cm
Ground Clearance in inches6.30 inches6.69 inches6.50 inches

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