2018 Maruti Swift racks up more than 1 lakh bookings - Report

27/03/2018 - 16:31 | ,   | Dhruv Saxena

Maruti Swift bookings have crossed the 1 lakh mark reports the Hindu Business Line. The hatchback has taken about two weeks to achieve the feat since pre-orders commenced on 18 January 2018. It went on sale in the Indian market on 9 February 2018.

Maruti Swift
The 2018 Maruti Swift has taken just 10 weeks to rack up more than 1 lakh bookings.

The company is yet to release an official statement of this milestone which could become a new record in the Indian auto market. The publication reports that AMT variants comprise around 15% of the total sales of the hatchback. Additionally, according to a study conducted by Maruti, looks have emerged as the Swift's highest selling point with 1 in 4 customers choosing the hatchback because of appearance.

The Maruti Swift is available in 12 configurations. The top-end trims come equipped with LED projector headlamps, LED DRLs, two-tone precision cut alloy wheels, 7-inch Smartplay touchscreen with Apple Carplay and Android Auto support, and automatic climate control.

2018 Maruti Swift test drive review rear three quarters
According to the report, the Swift commands a waiting period of 8-10 weeks currently.

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There are two engines to choose from - 1.2 L K12 Petrol and 1.3 L DDiS Diesel. Both engines can be had with either a 5-speed manual transmission or a 5-speed AMT. According to ARAI , the Maruti Swift petrol returns 22 km/l while the diesel variant returns 28.4 km/l.

2018 Maruti Swift Price List

Variant Name Ex-showroom Delhi Price
Swift LXi INR 4,99,000
Swift VXi  INR 5,87,000
 Swift VXi AGS  INR 6,34,000
 Swift ZXi  INR 6,49,000
 Swift ZXi AGS INR 6,96,000
 Swift ZXi+ INR 7,29,000
 Swift LDi INR 5,99,000
 Swift VDi INR 6,87,000
 Swift VDi AGS INR 7,34,000
 Swift ZDi INR 7,49,000
 Swift ZDi AGS  INR 7,96,000
 Swift ZDi+ INR 8,29,000

[source - Hindu Business Line]

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