Maruti Suzuki Swift
Homegrown car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki is famous for selling some of the most reliable and affordable cars in India. Prices of Maruti Suzuki cars are much reasonable when compared with models produced by other manufactures in the same segment. Maruti Suzuki cars in India are very popular among the buyers who want to purchase a reliable car in an affordable range. One of the most famous Maruti Suzuki cars in India is the Swift hatchback. The Maruti Suzuki Swift was introduced in the country in the year 2005 and since then it has been one of the best-selling cars in the Indian automotive market. Over the years, the Swift has achieved a cult following among the mass segment buyers in India.
The Maruti Suzuki Swift received some changes in the year 2007 that refreshed its looks and made it even more desirable for the potential customers. Later, it also got a facelift and with this, the demand for the cool hatchback from Maruti Suzuki grew stronger. The Maruti Suzuki Swift sports a futuristic design from outside. The front fascia of the car is complemented by beautifully-crafted headlamps that are housed on both sides of the masculine grille. The fog lamp cluster has also got some tweaks and features a silver bezel around it. On the interiors, it has got a spacious and feature-laden cabin that can accommodate five individuals very comfortably. Moreover, the cabin is equipped with various modern features such as cruise control, keyless entry and a button start. The top-end variants also get climate control, faux leather seats, a music system with Bluetooth, AUX and iPod compatibility, ABS and airbags.
The Maruti Suzuki swift is powered by a 1.2-litre petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 85 bhp and a peak torque of 114 Nm, and a 1.3-litre Multijet diesel unit that delivers 74 bhp of maximum power while churning out a peak torque of 190 Nm. Mated with a five-speed gearbox, both the engines deliver a decent performance. The Maruti Suzuki Swift is available in six trendy colours – Mysterious Violet, Pearl Arctic White, Silky Silver, Fire Red, Granite Grey and Glistening Grey.
Prices of the Maruti Suzuki Swift hatchback start from Rs 4.8 lakhs (Ex-showroom, Delhi) and goes up to Rs 7.46 lakhs (Ex-showroom, Delhi). Being the best-selling B-segment hatchback in the Indian automotive market, the Maruti Suzuki Swift rivals with the likes of Hyundai Grand i10, Nissan Micra and the Renault Pulse.