Tuesday, February 21, 2012
By Manoj Kumawat
Swift Sport launched in Australia
Suzuki Australia has graced the domestic auto market with the more powerful and efficient, 2011 Suzuki Swift Sport five-door variant. The Swift Sport is claimed to be more fuel efficient, stylish and sophisticated car that will be priced around Rs.12.6 lakh and the CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) version will cost around Rs.13.6 lakh.
The high-class portfolio of the Swift Sport has been maintained by the stylish 17 inches alloy wheels, blacked-out A & B pillars, a deep front grille, Bi-xenon headlamps, a wider track with the new body kit, a composite rear diffuser and extra wide dual exhaust tips. Stepping inside, the elegant and quality upholstery offers rich sense of comfort and luxury.
The soft leather sports steering wheel, sports alloy pedals, gear shifter, start/stop button and comfy front sports seats add perfect touch of glamour to its interior. The other functional features include climate control air conditioning system, audio streaming, six speaker audio system, Bluetooth phone and USB connectivity, keyless entry & start and more.
Having powered with a 1.6 litre engine it delivers maximum power of 135hp and torque of 160Nm. This engine is coupled with a 6 speed manual transmission or an optional 7 speed CVT gearbox. The Suzuki Swift Sport has shed-down 30kg weight resulting in the enhanced overall engine performance and acceleration (0-100km/hr in 8.1 sec).
The front suspension & steering, bolstered rear pads and front brakes and advanced safety features provide better handling and smooth driving pleasure respectively. The Swift Sport will be available in six color options including Snow White, Super Black, Champion Yellow, Boost Blue, Ablaze Red and Premium Silver.