With more than 150 new features, Maruti Swift Dzire is all set to be launched on 1 february,2012. Maruti swift Dzire is yet another fascination for the lovers of small cars. The New Swift DZire will be manufactured at the Company’s state-of-the-art Manesar plant. The new Maruti swift Dzire is 3995 mm in length, 1690 mm in width and 1530 mm in height with a wheelbase 2390 mm and 1000 kg weight which makes it lighter in weight and perfect to fit in small cars category, thus allowing it to fall under 10 percent excise band. The new Maruti Swift Dzire is available in both petrol and diesel engines. The petrol variation is supposed to have a K12M VVT petrol engine which delivers 87ps of power @ 6000rpm and a 113Nm of torque @ 4000 rpm and can reach up to 145 kmph speed. While the D13A DDiS diesel engine will include the 1248cc, intercooled, turbocharged diesel engine that will deliver maximum power of 75ps@ 4000rpm and a 190Nm of torque @ 2000rpm.
The new Swift Dzire 2012 features a 4 speed automatic transmission option all along with the 5 speed manual.As compared with the old dzire, the boot in new Maruti swift dzire is quite smaller,and new alloy wheel design is done to give it exclusive look. The outside door handles, rear view mirrors, bumpers etc. all are body coloured on the top end Zxi and Zdi variants. Company claims that the petrol variant delivers an improved fuel efficiency of 19.1 km per litre and the diesel variant promises enhanced fuel efficiency of 23.4 km per litre.
Lets have a quick look on the specifications and added features that can make it a huge success:
- Length = 3995 mm, breadth = 1695 mm, Height = 1555 mm
- Wheelbase = 2430 mm
- Ground Clearance = 170 mm
- Tyre dimension = 165/80 R14 with steel wheels on Lxi, Vxi, Ldi and Vdi variants
- Ventilated disk brakes and Internally expanding Drum Brakes.
- Boot space of 316 litres.
- Dashboard is given a finishing look by using sober black and the lower portion is concluded with a light brown shade.
- Available in both petrol as well as diesel engine options. The respective specifications of both the engines are summarized as:
PETROL ENGINE SPECIFICATION
i. 1.2 Litre Multi point fuel injection Petrol Engine
ii. Peak Power of 85.8 BHP @ 6000 RPM
iii. Peak Torque of 114 Nm @ 4000 RPM
iv. Automotive Research Association of India ( ARAI) Tested Mileage of 19.1 KMPL.
v. K12 M Petrol Engine With Variable Valve Timing with intelligence i.e. VVTI Technology
vi. 0 to 100 KMPH in 12.6 Seconds.
DIESEL ENGINE SPECIFICATION
i. 1.3 Litre DDiS CRDI i.e. Common rail direct fuel injection Diesel Engine.
ii. Turbocharged Diesel Engine whose benefit lies with the compressor increasing the mass of air entering the engine, thereby resulting in greater performance.
iii. Peak Power of 74 BHP @ 4000 RPM.
iv. Peak Torque of 190 Nm @ 2000 RPM.
v. ARAI tested mileage of 23.4 KMPL.
vi. In 14.8 seconds covers up to 0 to 100 KMPL.
vii. 5 speed manual transmission
9. To reduce the frictional loss during gear changing and provide the customers smooth and precise gear shift feeling, Detent pin technology has been incorporated.
10. VVT technology that allows the lift,duration or timing of the intake and/or exhaust valves to be changed while the engine is in operation has been incorporated that brings improved engine competence, optimized fuel utilization and lower carbon emission.
11. A great deal of effort is done to give the interior a elegant look like multi layered dashboard, leather trims,seat fabric of high grade, large tachometer and speedometer, automatic climate control,3 spoke steering wheel, integrated audio system with USB/CD/AM/FM Radio, USB and Aux-input,wood finish inserts and silver accent.
12. In-built safety features are provided to ensure safety of the customers. Some of the safety guards incorporated includes collapsible steering column, crease zones, doors with side impact beams, strong frames and modifiable individual head fetters.
13. New Maruti swift Dzire offers a varying range of colours: Pacific Blue ,glossy Grey, dazzling Red ,icy White, sleek Silver ,Midnight Black and Clear light brown.
14. Price List:
- 2012 New Swift Dzire LXI Rs. 5,75,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire VXI Rs. 6,25,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire VXI (automatic) Rs.7,25,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire ZXI Rs. 7,25,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire ZXI(automatic) Rs. 8,25,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire diesel LDI Rs. 6,75,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire diesel VDI Rs. 7,25,000.
- 2012 New Swift Dzire diesel ZDI Rs. 8,25,000.