Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire
The Highest Car’s seller in India, Maruti Suzuki Came up with a new model Swift Dzire. In 2008 it was launched back and became a successful model from the very beginning. This car did not enjoy the excise benefits as it was not less than 4 metres in length, but compared to the previous generation, Maruti has cropped its size so that it could be priced at an affordable amount. This car was loaded with numerous features, nice interiors and aesthetic looks. This car is available in variants like LDi, VDi and ZDi in diesel and in Petrol LXi, LXi (o), VXi, and ZXi.
Swift Dzire is available in two engines. The 1.2 litre, 4 cylinder K- Series petrol engine VVT churns out a power of 83 bhp, which was quite low than previous but, it delivers an increased fuel efficiency of 20.85 kpl. The torque it delivers is of 114 Nm. The 1.3 cylinder, 4 cylinder DDis diesel engine puts out 74 bhp and a maximum torque of 190 Nm at 2000 rpm. The fuel efficiency of the diesel engine is significantly more than its predecessor, at 26.59kpl. In this software named ECU has been modified in order to improve fuel economy by reducing the operating friction.
While diesel version can only get a 5-speed manual gearbox, and petrol version has the option of a 5-speed manual gearbox and a 4-speed automatic transmission. The Swift Dzire suspension employed of McPherson strut with coil springs at the front and torsion beam with coil springs at the rear which showcases a higher mounting rigidity. It has disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear.
Build & Styling:
Maruti Suzuki has designed this car to look better than previous in all aspects. At the front end, there was a wide band of chrome within the front grille and the front bumper itself is the fresh new unit. It was employed with a high mounted stop lamp, front fog lamps and all other required features that a car should have in this segment. The foglight housings themselves have the chrome accents on the sides the boot space is integrated into the rear section of the car well which portray’s a nice and classy look to the car. Buyers can also choose from new exterior paint colour options.
The interior part was well accomplished and equipped with a remote locking, power windows, new seat upholstery, 12-volt outlets at the front and rear., push-button engine ignition, electrically adjustable and foldable rear view mirrors, push-button engine ignition, an audio system with Bluetooth compatibility, climate control and so on., As per safety, it equipped with airbags for both the front occupants, ABS with Brake assist, engine drag control (EDC) and rear parking sensors.
The most selling car from the time it was launched and at the same time, it was also a successful model in terms of comfort and features. The company has just altered the aspects of the car that needs improvement without trivial with rest of the vehicle and wrecking it. So with new facelifted model, the Swift Dzire will proceed its robust performance in the Indian market for coming years.