Thursday, April 20, 2017
By Manoj Kumawat
Bookings of 2017 Swift Dzire Commenced by MSIL
Country’s leading car maker Maruti Suzuki India Limited has commenced the bookings of generation next Swift Dzire in Indian car market with token amount of Rs. 5,000. The new version of Dzire is slated for launch on May 25, 2017, however the official launch date is yet to be confirmed by the Indo-Japanese car makers. The 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire is reported to undergo wide array of cosmetic updates along with new features offered inside the cabin.
Mechanically the 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire will continue with existing 1.2 litre K Series petrol engine and 1.3 litre DDiS diesel engine. Both the engines will be mated with five speed manual transmission system. It is speculated that along with manual gear transmission system, MSIL might also offer automated manual transmission system in the new Swift Dzire. Inside, the cabin it is reported to receive contemporary outlook in form of dual tone dashboard design, new touchscreen supporting connectivity to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, this feature however will be offered in top variants. Apart from this other features that would be offered inside the cabin will include faux wood inserts on door trims, twin-pod instrument console, beige seat upholstery, and flat bottom steering wheel.
On the exterior front it will be embellished with new front fascia with newly developed front bumper along with chrome garnished front grille. On the rear front it will receive newly developed bumper, new tailgate and tail lamps. Along with the new Dzire will also receive enlarged boot space. As far as price of new Swift Dzire is concerned it is anticipated to be priced slightly higher than its existing version and after launch it will compete against Hyundai Xcent and Tata Tigor.