Maruti Swift VXI Quick Review
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd was formerly known as Maruti Udyog Ltd. It is a subsidiary of the Japanese automotive manufacturer Suzuki. The Government of India was the founder and owner of the company between 1981 to 2003. In 2003 the Government of India sold the company to Suzuki Motor Corporation.
The new Swift speaks of performance, style, and dynamism from every angle. The sporty design comes with a dual-tone. The sporty Cross Mesh Grille with Bold Chrome Accent, two-tone alloy wheels, and LED projector headlamps highlight this model.
The headlights of the Maruti Swift VXI are adjustable. The exterior rearview mirror is also power-adjustable. The wheels have a cover on them. The outside rearview mirrors turn into the indicator. The headlamps are halogen which makes the late-night drive through forest or darker places safe. The tubeless radial tires come in a size of 165/80 R14. The size of the wheel is R14.
The car’s dashboard contains a tachometer, electronic Multi-trip meter, glove compartment, digital clock, digital odometer. The height of the driver’s seat is adjustable.
The entertainment package of Maruti Swift VXI comes with integrated 2DIN audio. There are speakers in front and rear. There is a radio option too for the latest updates. The other means of connectivity are Bluetooth, USB & Auxiliary input. There are in total four numbers speakers in the car.
Now let us see the other features of Maruti Swift VXI.
Dimension and capacity
The Maruti Swift VXI is 3845mm in length; width is 1735mm, height is 1530mm with a ground clearance of 163mm, and a wheelbase of 2450mm. This car comes with a boot capacity of 268 liters. The passenger capacity of Maruti Swift VXI is five, along with five doors. The car’s Kerb weight is 875-905kg, whereas the gross weight is 1335kg. The front and the rear tread of the car are 1530mm and 1530mm, respectively.
Engine and Transmission
The car has a K series Dual Jet petrol engine, with a displacement of 1197cc. The engine has four cylinders, and each cylinder has four valves. The Maruti Swift VXI’s max power is [email protected], and the max torque is [email protected] This car’s engine is manually transmitted. The gearbox speed is 5.
Fuel and performance
Maruti Swift VXI engine is a petrol engine with a mileage of 23.2kmpl as per ARAI. The fuel tank has a capacity of 37 liters. This car can reach a top speed of 165 kmph. The engine has a BS-IV Emission Norm Compliance.
Suspension, steering, and break
Maruti Swift VXI is designed keeping in mind with passenger’s comfort with MacPherson Strut in the front suspension and torsion beam in the rear suspension. It has an electric steering wheel with a tilt steering column. The gear type of the car is Rack & Pinion. Maruti Swift VXI has a turning radius of 4.8 meters. The break type is Disc in front and Drum in the rear for a safer drive.
Maruti Swift VXI comes with various safety measures. The anti-lock braking system, brake assist are some common safety measures. The driver can secure all the doors through central locking. Each door of the car is safe with child safety lock and power door locks. The car has an anti-theft alarm to alert the owner about any intruder.
There are two numbers of airbags. One for the driver and the other for the front passenger. The driver’s rearview mirror has day and night viewing options. There is a front passenger rearview mirror as well. The belt in the rear seat protects the rear passengers from sudden falls.
The seat belt warning system alerts the driver and the passenger to wear the belt properly. The door ajar alarm warns the driver that the doors are not properly locked. This feature does not allow the engine to start unless the doors are properly closed.
The body of the car is safe with front and side-impact beams. The fuel tank is centrally mounted. The dashboard of Maruti Swift VXI is designed with an engine immobilizer, crash sensor, engine check warning, speed alert. ISOFIX child seat mount is another safe movement by the car.
Comfort and convenience
The power steering allows the driver to smoothly ride the car. Power windows are in both front and rear. The boot can also be opened from inside the car. The air conditioner and the heater maintain the temperature inside the car comfortable related to the weather.
The drivers’ set is adjustable. There are headrests in the rear, and the front headrests are adjustable. There are cup holders in front to hold your favorite drinks during your ride.
The rear parking sensor allows the driver to park the car properly without hitting anything on the way. Keyless entry to Maruti Swift VXI allows you to open the car’s lock even from a distance if your hands are full with shopping bags.
Including RTO, insurance, and other expenses, the ex-showroom price of Maruti Swift VXI is RS7,17,851.
Maruti Swift VXI comes in whooping nine different colors to choose from. The exciting colors are Solid Fire Red, Pearl Arctic White, Solid Fire Red with Pearl Midnight Black, Pearl Metallic Lucent Orange, Pearl Arctic White Pearl Metallic Midnight Blue, Metallic Silky Silver, Pearl Metallic Midnight Blue, Metallic Magma Grey, and Pearl Arctic White Midnight Black.
Let us see what the review of this car says.
The car receives a positive response overall. Being the best car for a small family, the mileage and the space inside is liked by the people. The facilities provided by the car at such price is also highly appreciated by many. The lightweight of the car is appreciated for long drives.