The popular Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire was launched in India on 26th March, 2008. It was introduced as a compact sedan based on Maruti’s successful Swift Hatchback. The car comes in 14 variants namely LXi, LXi (O), LXi ABS, VXi, LDi, VXi ABS, LDi ABS, VXi AT, ZXi, VXi AT ABS, VDi, VDi ABS, ZDi, and ZDi AMT, and is available in six trendy shades– Pearl Arctic White, Silky Silver, Cave Black, Magma Grey, ALP Blue and Sangria Red. Offered with a starting price of Rs 5.27 lakh (EX-showroom, Delhi), the Swift Dzire is a smart choice for the mass segment sedan buyers as it offers noteworthy features and comfort with a quite descent exterior appearance.
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The compact sedan from the house of Maruti Suzuki is powered by either the 1248cc DDiS diesel engine or the 1197cc, K-series VVT petrol engine. The oil-burner generates a maximum power of 75bhp and churns out a peak torque of 190Nm while the petrol version produces 85bhp of maximum power and 115Nm of peak torque. Mated with both the petrol and diesel engines is a five-speed manual gearbox, however, the automatic variants get a four-speed automatic transmission. Moreover, the petrol motor reaches the 100 kmph mark in 13.8 seconds giving a top speed of 169 kmph. On the other hand, the diesel mill can do 0-100 km in 14.9 seconds while delivering a top speed of 162 kmph.
It carries a contemporary design on the outside with sharp features. It gets a new bumper design, headlamps with a black tinge while the fog lamps have chrome accents around it. The cabin gets plenty of new features to step in the modern trend in car technology. The top-end variants are offered with features like front and rear charging sockets, upgraded upholstery, electrically foldable rear view mirrors, reverse parking sensors, engine start/stop button, etc.