2013 Tokyo Motor Show Live – Suzuki Swift DJE


Anjan Ravi, I'm a true-blooded petrolhead. Hope you enjoy our news stories, launch coverages, motorshow coverages and test drive reports.

Suzuki showed off its recent iteration of the Swift hatchback at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The Japanese marque displayed the Swift JDM (Japanese Domestic Market), with more pronounced changes to the exterior than its European variant. With the DJE (Duel Jet Engine), Suzuki has brought F1 technology to the everyday hatchback.

2013 Suzuki Swift DJE front

The DJE couples regenerative braking and an idling stop-start system with the 1.2-liter K series engine to give better efficiency. Thanks to this, the Swift gets several tax exemptions as it falls out of the categories that are taxed on their efficiency. The JDM variant also gets paddle shifters as standard. For the record, this Swift achieves 26.4 km to a liter of petrol.

Suzuki is further driving home its point by offering the driver a colour changing speedo console, which changes colour depending on how throttle-happy you are. Suzuki will also offer ESP as a standard feature.

2013 Suzuki Swift DJE interiors

The Swift comes in a total of seven variants in Japan – XG-DJE, XL-DJE, XS-DJE, XG, XL, special edition Swift RS, and XS. You can choose variants with a 5-speed MT, CVT, 2WD and 4WD. The updated car’s price ranges from 1,279,950 yen (7.54 lakh rupees) to 1,787,100 yen (10.54 lakh rupees).

Suzuki Swift DJE Image Gallery

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Suzuki Swift News & Updates

Suzuki Swift Tiger edition front three quarters and rear three quarters

Suzuki Swift Tiger edition launched in Italy

Suzuki Swift X-Tra front three quarter right at IAA 2015

Suzuki Swift X-Tra special edition – 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show Live

Suzuki Jimny Ranger special edition front three quarter right at IAA 2015

Suzuki Jimny Ranger special edition – 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show Live

Suzuki Swift 20th Anniversary Edition front at the Auto Shanghai 2015

Suzuki Swift (first gen) and Grand Vitara special editions – Auto Shanghai Live

Suzuki SX4 S-Cross front three quarters angle at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Paris Live – India-bound Suzuki SX4 S-Cross, Celerio accessorized, Swift Sport

Suzuki Swift JDM

Suzuki Swift facelift launched in Japan with “DJE” technology and many new changes