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Maruti Swift

Rs. 4,42,000 to Rs. 6,95,000 (ex showroom delhi)


City: 23.5 Kmpl
Highway: 25.2 Kmpl


Petrol: 1248 cc

Maruti Swift Overview

The 2021 Maruti Suzuki Launched With New Features

February 25, 2021: The country’s leading car manufacturing company Maruti Suzuki India Limited has launched the facelift Swift hatchback in the Indian car market with the starting price of Rs 5.73 lakh (ex-showroom price, New Delhi). Along with the new cosmetic updates and the safety features, the new Swift also receives the new 1.2-litre dual jet VVT petrol engine along with an existing 1.2- litre K Series petrol engine.

Maruti Suzuki Swift Is the Best-Selling Hatchback Continuously for the 15th Year

January 25, 2021: The Maruti Suzuki Swift hatchback by the Indo-Japanese car maker Maruti Suzuki India Limited has been declared as the best-selling premium hatchback continuously for the 15th time in 2020. The hatchback was launched back in 2005 and since then it has emerged as the leader in the segment. Mechanically it is empowered with a BS6 compliant 1197cc petrol engine.

Maruti Suzuki Readying To Launch Facelift Swift By End Of This Year

October 26, 2020: It is rumoured that country’s leading car making company Maruti Suzuki is working on bringing the facelift version of its best selling premium hatchback Swift in India by the end of this year. The company has recently launched the facelift Swift in the UK car market and in the Japanese car market earlier this year. The facelift Swift is reported to undergo nominal changes, except the introduction of a new BS6 compliant 1.2-litre Dualjet petrol engine boosting the power of 91 PS and the torque of 118Nm. It will be mated with an option of manual gear transmission system and an automatic transmission system. The major changes would be offered on the external front.

2 Million Units of Swift Sold By Maruti Suzuki India Limited

November 28, 2018: The Swift hatchback from country’s leading car maker Maruti Suzuki India Limited has added one more jewel in its crown by touching the mark of 2 million units sold since its launch back in 2005. During this journey of thirteen years, the hatchback had successfully ruled over the hearts of Indian enthusiasts by updating itself according to changing market scenario. Mechanically, it is empowered with 1.2 litre K12 petrol and 1.3 litre DDiS diesel engine configurations.

Maruti Suzuki Swift Limited Edition Offered With The Price Tag Of Rs. 4.99 lakh

September 24, 2018: Maruti Suzuki India Limited, country’s leading Indo-Japanese car maker have launched the limited edition of their best selling hatchback Swift in the Indian car market with the price tag of Rs. 4.99 lakh (ex-showroom price, New Delhi). The Limited Edition has been introduced in the base trims of LXi and VDi variants and receives bunch of new features that are supposed to enhance the list of features offered in these trims. Mechanically, it continues with the existing petrol and diesel engine configurations that were offered in its facelift version, launched earlier this year.

Maruti Suzuki Swift 2018 To Be Offered in 8 Trims

January 23, 2018: Indo-Japanese car makers Maruti Suzuki India Limited are all set to launch the generation next Swift hatchback in the Indian car market during the Indian Auto Expo 2018. The Swift 2018 will be launched in both the petrol and diesel variants continuing with the same 1.2 litre and 1.3 litre engine configurations respectively along with 1.4 litre turbocharged petrol engine. It is reported that it will be launched in eight trims in both the variants namely LXi/LDi, VXi/VDi, ZXi/ZDi and ZXi+/ZDi+.

Maruti Suzuki Swift Deca Edition Launched

August 31, 2016: With an objective to enhance the dipping sales of its best selling hatchback Swift, country’s leading car maker MSIL has launched the special Deca Edition priced Rs. 5.94 lakh and Rs. 6.86 lakh for petrol and diesel variants, both prices are ex-showroom prices. Continuing the same engine configuration the Deca Edition receives cosmetic updates on exteriors and interiors of the hatchback. Moreover to differentiate the Deca edition from regular edition company has printed digit 10 on its side profile.

MSIL to launch Special edition of Swift to be named as Deca

August 29, 2016: It is reported that country’s leading car maker MSIL is going to launch the special edition of its best selling hatchback Swift in Indian car market during the festive season. The special edition is reported to undergo cosmetic changes and continue the existing engine configurations. On the exteriors it will receive new dark colored alloy wheels, body graphics with number 10 sketched on doors at front portion followed by a sporty body kit on the exteriors of i20. Inside the cabin sports features like black leather upholstery with red stitching, touchscreen infotainment system and few contemporary changes. 

Kabali Edition introduced by MSIL dealer in Swift

July 18, 2016: With an objective to commemorate the release of movie of Kabali starring Rajnikanth, one of the MSILs dealers in Tamil Nadu has introduced Kabali Edition in hatchback Swift. The edition has been named as Kabali Edition is available only in Tamil Nadu. The exterior of edition receive exclusive wrap of Rajnikanth taken from movie. Under the bonnet it continues with existing diesel engine of 1.3 litre DDiS turbodiesel engine.

Maruti Suzuki Introduces Limited edition DLX in Swift hatchback

July 13, 2016: Maruti Suzuki India Limited has launched the limited edition of its best selling compact hatchback Swift in Indian car market, named as DLX. The limited edition has been launched in base variant of both petrol and diesel variants with price tag of Rs. 4.84 lakh and Rs. 5.95 lakh respectively. Continuing the same engine configurations the major features offered in limited edition are Sony FM music system that supports connectivity with Bluetooth, USB and is supported by four door speakers, black colored B-pillar, fog lamps and power windows for both front and rear seat passengers.

Maruti Suzuki Swift 2017 Sketches appear in cyber world

June 30, 2016: Sketch of generation next Maruti Suzuki Swift has appeared in online world once again. The new Swift is under production in Europe and is expected to make its debut in Japan next year during the month of August. According to sketches it can be speculated that the exteriors of new Swift will continue the existing design language and the major changes would be introduced under skin. The new Swift is reported to be developed on Baleno’s platform and is expected to be lighter than its existing avatar.

Images of generation next Maruti Suzuki Swift revealed in web world

March 18, 2016: Pictures of generation next Maruti Suzuki Swift have been revealed by Indo-Japanese car maker recently among the audiences during its dealers conference. The new Swift 2017 is expected to be launched in Indian car market sometimes during next year after is global launch by the end of this year. Developed on same platform as used for developing Baleno hatchback the new Swift will undergo various cosmetic changes on both exteriors and interiors along with introduction of 1.0 litre turbo-charged petrol booster jet engine followed by existing engine configuration in petrol and diesel variants with improved power tunes.

Maruti Suzuki Swift Glory Edition introduced by MSIL

October 5, 2015: Country’s leading car manufacturer MSIL has launched limited edition of its best selling hatchback Swift in Indian car market with few cosmetic changes. Mechanically the hatchback continues the same 1.2 litre K-Series petrol and 1.3 litre multijet diesel engine mated with five speed manual gear transmission system. On exteriors and interiors it receives dual tone treatment along with new features inside the cabin like rear parking camera, sensors and Bluetooth connectivity.

MSIL launches Swift Windsong Limited edition in Indian car market

January 27, 2015: MSIL has launched the limited edition of its famous hatchback Swift in Indian car market dubbed as Windsong Limited edition. The edition bestows various funny features that are offered to grab the attention of music lovers. The Windsong limited edition has been introduced in both petrol and diesel trims in top end variants VXi and VDi. The price of the Swift Windsong VDi (diesel) is Rs. 6,10,246.
















Maruti Swift Looks

Maruti Swift Exteriors and Features


The facelift Maruti Suzuki Swift which has been launched on October 29, 2014 has undergone some minor but interesting cosmetic changes on the exteriors which are helpful in making the hatchback more aggressive and dynamic. The front fascia now receives new radiator grille followed by honeycomb with Suzuki’s logo mounted on it. The headlight panel has been same but now embellishes halogen lamps and turn indicators. The front bumper has been given sportier look, with this the fog lamp cluster now sports silver covering around it. Moving towards the rear portion it almost remains the same with minute changes including parking sensors. The rear spoiler now carries third brake light and an antenna. It would be interested to know that the side profile has been given new look with dynamic alloy wheels. The base and mid priced trims now equip steel rims along with wheel cap. The wing mirrors now sport turn blinkers.


Maruti Swift Interiors and Features


The interiors of facelift Maruti Suzuki Swift receives new taste which new color treatment which is further enhanced with application of velvet clothing. The seats have now been revamped in ratio of 60:40 making them more comfortable and relaxing. The multi-furious steering wheel further installed in the top end trim further enhances the driving experience of the driver. There is no change in dashboard and has been same, but this time it is blessed with silver garnish which adds elegance to its look. Additional features offered in facelift Swift include in the interiors include dual front sun visors, spacious cabin, power socket, drink holders and many more.


Talking about the comfort features offered in facelift Swift, it would be interested to know that apart from offering comfort and relaxing seats car maker has adorned various additional comfort features  including power windows on both front and rear portion on top end variants. Title adjustable steering wheel with major controls mounted on it.  The additional storage places like front seat back pockets, rear parcel shelf, cup holders, ticket holders, console box etc. Moving ahead the top end variants also equip automatic climate control to help in adjusting the room temperature inside the cabin.

Maruti Swift Colors


The largest selling hatchback Maruti Swift comes in 6 exuberant colors to choose from. The offered shades of the car are truly attention-grabbing and at the same time eye soothing too. All the Maruti Swift colors are presented with metallic finish that bestow a fresh feel every time to take it out for a ride. The colors comprise of Midnight Black, Torque Blue, Silky Silver, Glistening Grey and Pearl Arctic White along with Blazing Red.


Maruti Swift in Red Color Maruti Swift in Blue Color Maruti Swift in Silver Color Maruti Swift in White Color Maruti Swift in Grey Color Maruti Swift in Black Color
Blazing Red Torque Blue Silky Silver Pearl Arctic White Glistening Grey Midnight Black


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Maruti Swift Variants

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Maruti Swift Petrol
Price (ex showroom)
Engine Details
Special Features
1197 cc , Petrol

18.5 kmpl (City)
20.4 kmpl (Highway)

*Air Conditioner *Power Steering *Adjustable/Tilt Steering *Child Safety Locks
1197 cc , Petrol

18.5 Kmpl (City)
20.4 Kmpl (Highway)

*60:40 Split Seat *Security Alarm System
1197 cc , Petrol

18.5 Kmpl (City)
20.4 Kmpl (Highway)

*Tachometer *Fog Lights(Front+Rear) *Power Windows(Front+Rear) *Central Locking
1197 cc , Petrol

18.5 Kmpl (City)
20.4 Kmpl (Highway)

*Automatic Climate Control *Alloy Wheels *Dual Front Airbags *ABS
Maruti Swift Diesel
Price (ex showroom)
Engine Details
Special Features
1248 cc , Diesel

23.5 Kmpl (City)
25.2 Kmpl (Highway)

*Air Conditioner *Power Steering *Adjustable/Tilt Steering *Child Safety Locks
1248 cc , Diesel

23.5 Kmpl (City)
25.2 Kmpl (Highway)

*Tachometer *Fog Lights(Front+Rear) *Power Windows(Front+Rear) *Central Locking
1248 cc , Diesel

23.5 Kmpl (City)
25.2 Kmpl (Highway)

*Automatic Climate Control *Alloy Wheels *Dual Front Airbags *ABS

Maruti Swift Engine, Power and Performance


The new Maruti Swift is offered with the similar petrol and diesel units, however, with a significant improvement in terms of both power and performance. The petrol engine of the car is 1.2L K – Series petrol engine which delivers an improved power output of 87 PS @ 6000 rpm in combination with a torque delivery of 114 Nm @ 400 rpm. The highly efficient 1197 cc engine is blessed with the VVT (Variable Valve Timing) technology, which makes it even more responsive and less fuel consuming.

The diesel version on the other hand is equipped with the same 1.3L DDiS diesel engine which delivers a peak power of 75 PS along with top torque of 190 Nm @ 2000 rpm. The CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) technology makes the Swift diesel even more efficient. Both petrol and diesel engines of the new Swift come joined with a five speed manual transmission and are compatible with the new BS-IV emission norms.

Maruti Swift Pick Up and Acceleration


Model Power (PS/RPM) Torque (NM/RPM) Acceleration (0-100 kmph) Top Speed
Maruti Swift Petrol 87/6000 114/4000 12.2 seconds 160 kmph
Maruti Swift Diesel 75/4000 190/2000 14.8 Seconds 154 kmph

The pick-up and acceleration characteristics of both petrol and diesel powertrains have been improved in the new generaton Swift model. 1.2L K – Series petrol engine which delivers an improved power output of 87 PS @ 6000 rpm, takes just 12.2 seconds to cross the speed barrier of 100 km per hour with a top speed mark of 160 km per hour.

On the other hand the Maruti Swift diesel variant, which delivers a peak power of 75 PS along with top torque of 190 Nm @ 2000 rpm, takes slightly higher time at 14.2 seconds to reach a top speed of 100 km per hour from a stand still position. The top speed mark of this variant is 154 km per hour.

With improved pick-up and acceleration of Maruti Swift, the new Swift is now easier to drive in bumper to bumper city traffic.

Maruti Swift Mileage and Fuel Efficiency

As mentioned in the previous section, the company engineers have worked hard to provide an improved Powertrain with the new swift both in terms of performance and efficiency. However, it is the Maruti Swift mileage in particular which appears to have improved significantly as compared to the previous generation version. While the 1.2L petrol engine of the car delivers an improved fuel economy of 18.6 km per liter, the diesel version goes one step ahead by delivering 6 percent higher fuel efficiency at 22.9 km per liter.

However, when it comes to city areas, the mileage dips considerably at 14.5 km per liter petrol version and at 19.0 km per liter in the diesel version. A series of factors contribute in making the new Maruti Swift much more efficient in terms of fuel consumption including improved aerodynamic efficiency, reduced body weight and use of advanced technologies.

Model Mileage (City) Mileage (Highway)
Maruti Swift Petrol 14.5 kmpl 18.6 kmpl
Maruti Swift Diesel 19.0 kmpl 22.9 kmpl


Maruti Swift Accessories

There are a number of road-presence enhancing accessories that Maruti offers through its arm Maruti Genuine accessories including the likes of front and rear under body spoiler, sporty rear spoiler, front & rear body colored corner protector, new exciting body graphics for front side and rear. Inside the car, the company offers dual tone leather steering wheel covers along with leather seat covers, Multi point mobile charger, 23cm roof flip monitor with TFT screen touch, and many more.

Safety Features in Maruti Swift

Maruti Swift Tail Light PictureThe new Maruti Swift model is equipped with almost all new age safety and security features of this segment. The braking system of the car is fully loaded the new age features like ABS (Antilock Braking System) and EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), brake assist, which ensures that u remain out of the trouble whenever sudden braking is required, no matter on what speed you are driving.

The top variant of the car is loaded with a dual front airbag system which makes sure you remain safe in case of a sudden collusion. Other mentionable safety features of Maruti Swift include dual horn, security alarm and iCAT immobilizer.

Driving and Handling of Maruti Swift

The new Maruti Swift even more stable on road and takes the driving and handling characteristics to a new level. With the improved aerodynamics, the new Swift is easy to drive on congested city areas while at the same time being much more stable during high speed drive on highways.

Nowadays, when everyone drives in a rush, the new Maruti Swift comes equipped with the essential braking systems like ABS (Antilock Braking System) and EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), which saves actively in case of sudden braking. In addition to this, the NVH (Noise, Vibration & Harshness) level has been further improved with the help of smoother engine and improved suspension system. Moreover the wide body of Maruti Swift is also responsible for easy handling and flexibility.

Maruti SwiftPrice

Variants New Delhi Jaipur Hyderabad Chennai Bangalore Mumbai Allahabad Chandigarh Bhopal All Price link
Maruti Swift LXI 442000 452605 457174 455842 457376 465774 455337 444634 454484 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift LXI (O) 449000 459761 464298 462967 464501 473128 462461 451634 461656 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift VXI 508000 514455 518677 517225 518879 528474 516917 505441 516262 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift LDI 556000 568961 576830 575313 571152 585789 571186 558385 574870 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift ZXI 590000 604946 608430 607149 608632 620926 607014 594089 606560 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift VDI 599900 628029 635642 634009 632437 645536 629997 616349 633902 Price (Ex-Showroom)
Maruti Swift ZDI 695000 708558 715821 714189 715930 728246 710176 695577 714591 Price (Ex-Showroom)


Variants New Delhi Jaipur Hyderabad Chennai Bangalore Mumbai Allahabad Chandigarh Bhopal All Price link
Maruti Swift LXI 476881 495760 533165 522509 540155 527272 507829 491566 506887 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift LXI (O) 484397 503518 541394 530597 548532 535519 515694 499224 514806 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift VXI 547741 564310 605703 593682 618224 597583 577317 559592 576594 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift LDI 605785 623398 672873 659614 680261 675571 637233 617516 641301 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift ZXI 635779 680556 709372 695750 724741 701257 676790 656578 676288 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift VDI 653432 706272 740803 695750 752993 743969 702165 680933 706476 Get On Road Price
Maruti Swift ZDI 782710 795986 833414 817245 852082 838655 790687 767613 795561 Get On Road Price


Maruti Swift Expert Review

Maruti Swift Review by Expert

Maruti Swift Rear Center Arm Rest Picture

Maruti Swift, one of the most loved cars in the Indian market, has gradually become a synonym for premium hatchback in the Indian market.Blessed with a superb amalgamation of performance and efficiency, the new Maruti Swift was launched in August 2011, which met with even greater response among the Indian car buyers. It has been continuously enjoying a waiting period of 6 to 9 months since its launch in year 2005.

The Maruti engineers have put-in some real hard work in improving the new Swift on every front be it performance & handling or be it comfort & convenience. The first visible change is in the appearance of the car as it is now more aggressive and appealing in comparison to its predecessor. It has got new spherical for lamps in combination with road presence boosting bigger headlamps. A sporty rear spoiler has been offered along with cornering tail-lamps to improvise upon the rear look of the car, which was not liked much by the car enthusiasts in the previous generation of the car. Working upon the need of the hour, the car is now equipped with much in demand ORVM mounted turn indicators and newly designed 15 inch alloy wheels. 

Maruti Swift Rear Angle View Picture

However, it is the interior, where company seems to have got everything right. The car now has more space inside in combination with a basket full of additional features and a more appreciated 'waterfall' dashboard design. The quality of interior materials such as plastic and fabric, which was not up to the mark in its predecessor, is now improved significantly.

On the technological front, the company has offered the new Maruti Swift with a series of advanced technological comfort & convenience, entertainment and safety features which were missing in the previous generation version of the car such as Air conditioner with automatic climate control, a multi information LCD screen, dual SRS airbags and ABS (Antilock Brake System) with EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution).

Coming to the engine configuration, the new Swift is offered with the same 1.2L K series petrol and 1.3L DDiS diesel engine, however with improved fuel economy and performance characteristics. While the ARAI (Automotive Research Association of India) certified mileage of petrol engine is improved to around 18.6 km per liter, the diesel version now offers a fuel economy of 22.9 km per liter. The other mentionable changes include length of 3850 mm as against 3696 mm of the previous version. Moreover the height of the car is lifted up by 155 mm as compared to the older swift.

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