2017 Maruti Swift to continue with the current engine options – Report

Posted on: Mar 1, 2017 - 12:34pm IST

Will go on sale in mid-2017.

The 2017 Suzuki Swift was launched in Japan in December 2016 and it is set to hit the Indian market in the middle of the year. According to a new report from Autocar India, the new generation Swift will continue with the outgoing model’s engine options.

2017 Suzuki Swift white front three quarters
The current Maruti Swift is offered with the 1.2-litre VVT four-cylinder petrol engine and the 1.3-litre DDiS four-cylinder diesel engine. JDM-spec 2017 Suzuki Swift pictured.

The current Maruti Swift is offered with the 1.2-litre VVT four-cylinder petrol engine that produces 84.3 PS at 6,000 rpm and 115 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm and the 1.3-litre DDiS four-cylinder diesel engine that develops 75 PS at 4,000 rpm and 190 Nm of torque at 2,000 rpm. In Japan, the all-new Swift is offered with K10C 1.0-litre BOOSTERJET VVT three-cylinder and K12C 1.2-litre DUALJET VVT four-cylinder petrol engines. The latter is offered with a mild-hybrid system as well.

The fourth generation Swift is based on the company’s “HEARTECT” new-generation platform. The JDM-spec model measures 3,840 mm in length, 1,695 mm in width and 1,500 mm/1,525 mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,450 mm. Noteworthy features of the 2017 Swift include LED headlamps, 16-inch wheels, C-pillar integrated door handles, flat-bottomed steering wheel, touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration compatibility and navigation, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning and collision-mitigating system.

2017 Suzuki Swift red front three quarters
Maruti Suzuki will build the next-gen Swift at Suzuki’s new plant in Gujarat.

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Maruti Suzuki will manufacture the new generation Swift at Suzuki’s new plant in Gujarat, alongside Baleno and the next-gen Dzire. The Dzire will be the first model of the new Swift family to launch in India, with its rollout expected around May.

2017 Suzuki Swift – Image Gallery

[Source: Autocar India]

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