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All-New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift: All You Need To Know

All-New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift: All You Need To Know

The vehicle was slated to make the debut at the 2018 Auto Expo next month, but Maruti Suzuki has started taking in bookings for the 2018 Swift for a token amount of Rs 11,000.

Based on the Heartect platform, the new Swift is 40mm wider, has a 20mm longer wheelbase and gets an added 24mm of headroom. The Indo-Japanese outfit has now confirmed that it will launch the third generation Swift hatchback at the Auto Expo scheduled in the beginning of February. We spoke to a few dealers though who confirmed saying that it s likely that the vehicle will carry a waiting period of 3 to 4 months from the start. The carmaker has officially started accepting bookings for the much-anticipated hatchback in the country with a booking amount of Rs 11,000. "In its newest avatar, the Swift undergoes a bold transformation to meet the aspiration of the young and ever-changing customer". The new Swift will be lighter and deliver an improved fuel efficiency.

The Swift is among the most successful models of Maruti Suzuki and it continues to feature among the top five best selling cars in India for over a decade.

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Maruti Suzuki sells 3 cars every minute! The boot space at 268 litres is up by 58 litres and offers more practicality thanks to 60:40 split seats. Now, as the launch date draws near, Maruti Suzuki dealerships have officially opened bookings for the new Swift.

The new Swift is 40 mm wider and has a 20 mm longer wheel base with more cabin space, headroom and luggage space than the current generation auto, Maruti Suzuki said. Auto Gear Shift (AGS) is offered on V and Z trims of both petrol and diesel versions. The Prime Lucent Orange is the new colour on offer on the Swift.

The new Swift will carry the same engine specs from the previous model, a 1.3-litre DDiS diesel MultiJet sourced from Fiat to comply with BS4 norms and a 1.2-litre petrol K Series engine. The rear end also gets new tail lights and a redesigned bumper. The new Swift will sport all-black interiors, a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a flat-bottom steering wheel, among other features.


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