Maruti Suzuki Swift: Techier, Safer, But Is It Worth the Extra Cash?

Designed by Hardik Negi

New Maruti Swift

More Tech, More Safety, More Price: The new Maruti Suzuki Swift starts at Rs 6.49 lakh, offering extra features and safety tech but with a slightly higher price tag.

Familiar Look with Updated Design Touches

The Swift's design gets a refresh with a new grille, headlights, taillights, and new alloy wheels, but keeps the overall familiar look.

Wider Choice of Colors with Two New Options

Pick your new Swift in 9 colors, including two new shades of blue and red, or opt for three dual-tone combinations.

Bigger Touchscreen & Upscale Interior Feel

The cabin gets a makeover with a larger 9-inch touchscreen and new upholstery, offering a more premium ambience.

Loaded Top Trim with Convenience Features

Higher-end Swift models get cruise control, auto climate control, rear AC vents, and power-folding mirrors for added comfort.

Standard Safety Features Now More Comprehensive:  

Even the base model gets 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, and hill start assist, making the new Swift safer than ever before.

Fuel Efficiency Champ:

Amongst Best in India:  The new 1.2L engine delivers impressive mileage of 24.8kpl to 25.75kpl, making it one of the most fuel-efficient hatchbacks in India.

New Engine with More Torque But Less Power:

 The Swift gets a new 1.2L engine with a 5-speed manual or AMT gearbox, offering slightly less power but more torque compared to the previous mode

Lower CO2 Emissions Compared to Older Version

Despite the slight power reduction, the new Swift boasts lower CO2 emissions, making it a more eco-friendly choice. 

Choice Between Manual and Automatic Transmission

The new Maruti Swift caters to both driving preferences, offering a 5-speed manual or a convenient 5-speed AMT automatic gearbox.