Japanese automobile giant Maruti Suzuki has launched its refreshed Swift hatchback on 28th October, 2014. The refreshed model gets minor exterior upgrades, along with interior upgrades.
Maruti Suzuki did not want to alter the DNA of their successful Swift hatchback. They have not provided an overhaul to the exterior design of Swift in 2014. Their main focus has been the interior, along with adding several features to improve the overall experience within the cabin.
Maruti Suzuki Refreshed Swift Pricing:
Swift petrol powered hatchback ranges from INR 4,42,000 for base model to INR 5,90,000 for the feature rich model, all prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
Swift diesel powered hatchback ranges from INR 5,56,000 for its base model to 6,95,000 for the top model, all prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
Maruti Suzuki Refreshed Swift Specifications:
The refreshed Maruti Suzuki Swift will be offered in both petrol and diesel engine options. The hatchback sports a 1248 cc DDiS diesel mill, which generates 75 bhp of maximum power, along with 190 Nm of peak torque. It provides fuel efficiency figures of 25.2 kpl.
The petrol model gets a 1197 cc K series VVT engine, it will be capable of producing 84 bhp of maximum power, along with 115 Nm of peak torque. Maruti Suzuki claim that their petrol powered hatchback returns fuel efficiency figures of 20.4 kpl.
Maruti Suzuki Refreshed Swift Design:
The manufacturer has sold over 12,00,000 Swift models till date. The design of their vehicle is appreciated by Indians. Maruti Suzuki has provided the exterior with minor tweaks to enhance their current model.
Maruti Suzuki has re-designed the front bumpers on its new Swift. The Japanese manufacturer will also be providing new alloy wheel design, along with chrome embellishment around the fog lamps.
The main focus of this new 2014 Swift is its cabin interiors, which is more premium than before. It gets sporty silver accents to lift the mood within the cabin. Other features included are push start/stop button, reversing parking sensors, electrically retractable mirrors.
Maruti Suzuki has also spruced up the seat fabrics, along with its upholstery. They have also provided the refreshed hatchback with a speed sensing audio system and Bluetooth connectivity.