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2024 Maruti Suzuki Swift Review

Written by Parichay Malvankar

Maruti Suzuki launched the new-generation swift in the Indian market at the starting price of INR 6.49 lakh ex-showroom. The hatchback comes with a new design, new equipment on the inside and also a new more efficient engine. Now in its fourth-generation, the new Swift also claims a mileage of 25.75 kmpl making it 14% more efficient than its predecessor.

Now we got a chance to road test the new Swift bringing you all the details about the hot hatchback. We drove the new Maruti Suzuki Swift on public roads as well as on a short test course putting the car through its paces. The test tract also reveals the handling capabilities of the new Swift as well as its braking performance in cases of emergencies.

Maruti Suzuki Swift – Powertrain and Efficiency

Powering the fourth-generation Maruti Suzuki Swift is a Z12E 1.2-litre three-cylinder engine. The naturally-aspirated petrol engine produces 81.58 PS of power and 111.7 Nm of torque. The new motor is matched to a 5-speed manual gearbox or a 5-speed AMT (Automated Manual Transmission). Maruti Suzuki claims that the new engine which has lost one cylinder and also some power and torque offer more efficiency. The new Swift claims 14% more efficiency thanks to the new engine and also the aerodynamics of the new design. The brand claims that the new Swift can deliver upto 25.75 kmpl of mileage.

Maruti Suzuki Swift – Exterior and Interior Features

The new Maruti Suzuki Swift comes with new features such as LED headlamps and Taillamps. The car also get LED DRLs but the turn indicators are of the halogen type. The car also comes with Automatic headlamps but no rain sensing wipers are offered. The car also comes with a new clamshell bonnet whose crease lines mingle well with the car. The Swift also gets dual tone alloy wheels.

The also comes with a 265-litre boot capacity as well as a 37-litre fuel tank. The hatchback also features a black theme on the inside and comes with a flat-bottomed steering wheel and fabric upholstery. Also, the Swift gets a large 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The car also features an automatic climate control. Also, the new Swift now comes with 6-airbags as standard for safety.