Suzuki Swift Sport Launched At Rs. 12.6 Lakhs In Australia– No signs Of Indian Launch

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Suzuki is a big brand and has been selling its cars in major countries for a decades now. A while back the global major unveiled a sports model of the much successful 2011 Maruti Swift which was acclaimed by many. Now Suzuki Australia has launched a five-door version of the same in Japan and Australia. As being reported the car offers more power, more torque, improved driving dynamics, better fuel efficiency and enhanced safety. More than the technical changes, the visual changes brought also add to the appeal of the car.

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image- Suzuki Swift Sport Hatchback


Suzuki Swift Sport 2012 Video View From All Angles

Suzuki Swift Sport 2012 Specifications and Features

The changes made to the exteriors of the hatchback include:

  • An all new body kit with wider wheel track
  • Big 17-inch alloys
  • New and deeper front grille
  • Bi-xenon headlamps
  • Black A and B pillars
  • New Extra-wide dual exhaust tips
  • New Rear Diffuser

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image- Suzuki Swift Sport Hatchback

The interiors of the car have also been retouched and now it comes with the following:

  • Heavily strengthened sportier front seats
  • Soft leather wrapped steering wheel
  • Engine Start-Stop button
  • Sportier alloy pedals
  • Sporty gear shifter
  • Bluetooth phone and audio streaming
  • 6 speaker audio system with USB connectivity
  • Climate control air conditioning
  • 6 speaker audio system with USB connectivity
  • 7 airbags
  • ABS
  • EBD
  • ESP

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image- Suzuki Swift Sport Hatchback Interiors

Under the hood the Swift Sport features a 1.6 litre MPFI petrol engine that generates 134 BHP of maximum power and 160 Nm of peak torque. These figures are 11 BHP and 12 Nm more than what the previous generation offered. The engine is coupled to a 6 speed manual transmission which drives the front wheels. This complete setup delivers 6.5 l/100 km which calculates to 16 KMPL approximately. If you opt for the CVT the fuel consumption reduces to 6.1 l/100 km. The car sprints from 0 – 100 km/h in 8.1 seconds.

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image- Suzuki Swift Sport Hatchback Interiors

Suzuki Swift Sport Prices

The Swift Sport is priced at $ 23,990(Rs. 12.62 lakhs) for the manual variant and $25,990(Rs. 13.66 lakhs) for the CVT version. There are no signs of Maruti Suzuki launching anything close to Swift Sport in India in near future. Swift Sport is more of an aspirational vehicle which does not see any considerable market in India, so the same has been kept away from the Indian shores. Also at present, there is too much pressure on Maruti Suzuki for the production of Maruti Swift 2011 as there are many pending deliveries of the cars for the customers who have been bearing long waiting period.

source – Suzuki Australia

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