Maruti Suzuki has launched its popular hatchback Swift, the all new Maruti Suzuki Swift in India at a starting price of Rs 4.99 lakh, ex-showroom.
The all new Maruti Suzuki Swift is powered by 1.2 litre petrol engine as well as the 1.3-litre diesel engine units. The petrol variants of the Swift use the 1.2 litre K-Series, 4 cylinder engine that produces 82 Bhp power &113 Nm torque. The diesel variants are powered by the 1.3 litre Fiat Multijet turbocharged engine that produces 74 Bhp power & 190 Nm torque. 5 speed manual and AMT options are offered on both the engines. The petrol variants get an ARAI certified mileage figure of 22 Kmpl, while the diesels are rated at 28.4 Kmpl.
The 2018 Swift gets new headlamps with LED projectors and DRLs, a refreshed grille and a new bumper. It also gets Maruti’s SmartPlay infotainment system that has Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone connectivity apps, a keyless entry, push-button start, automatic climate control, 60:40 split rear seats and a larger boot.
The new Swift also offers dual airbags, ABS and ISOFIX child seat mounts as standard across the variant trims.
Bookings for the car are already on at Maruti’s Arena-branded dealerships. The booking amount is pegged at Rs. 11,000, and deliveries are expected to start immediately.
Under the petrol engine option, base LXi variant has been priced at Rs 4.99 lakh, VXi at Rs 5.87 lakh, ZXi at Rs 6.49 lakh, ZXi+ at 7.29 lakh. The VXi AGS variant will sell for Rs 6.34 lakh and the ZXi AGS for Rs 6.96 lakh.
As for the diesel engine variants, the LDi will come with a price tag of Rs 5.99 lakh, VDi will be sold for Rs 6.87 lakh, ZDi for 7.49 lakh, ZDi+ for Rs 8.29 lakh. The VDi AGS will be available at Rs 7.34 lakh and ZDi AGS will be sold for Rs 7.96 lakh (all prices ex-showroom).