After the successful launch of the new Maruti DZire, the New Maruti Swift 2018 is already getting ready for launch in India. Meanwhile, Suzuki has also revealed the new Swift Sport, which will also make its way into India. This performance hatchback will be shortly making its debut at the forthcoming Frankfurt Motor Show, this September. The Maruti Swift Sport that will be coming to India will be based on the 2018 Maruti Swift, which is likely to be launched at the Auto Expo 2018. The basic design of the Maruti Swift Sport will be the same. However, it will get a lot of styling elements which will enhance the looks of this hatchback. This sporty hatchback will look quite different due to these styling elements and will be a good option for this who tend to modify their cars in the aftermarket, to have an individuality.

The Maruti Swift will come with modified bumpers, a different fog lamp assembly, black  colored side panels and new larger diameter alloy wheels. It will get a glossy black insert on the rear bumper. The interiors of the car will also be very sporty. It will have an all-black interior theme. It will also have leather upholstery and this will come with contrast colour stitching, that will add to the overall sporty feel of the car.

The Maruti Swift Sport will be a very powerful hatchback as it will come fitted with a 1..4-litre K14C Boosterjet engine. This engine will develop 148bhp of power and an enormous 245Nm of torque. The engine will be mated to a six-speed manual and also a six-speed automatic. However, the Indian version will get only the manual version, most likely. This hatchback will offer high standards of handling and the suspension is likely to be on the stiffer side. Will this be the sporty hatchback you have waiting for? Read further to know more about the Maruti Swift Sport.

New Maruti Swift Sport India Launch Date

The Maruti Swift Sport will be making its debut at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show. The initial pictures of the car have already been revealed. The Swift Sport will come to India only in the later part of 2018. First Maruti will launch the 2018 Maruti Swift at the Auto Expo in 2018, only then it will get the Swift Sport.

New Maruti Swift Sport India Price

Minimum

₹ 11 lakhs

Maximum

₹ 14 lakhs

The likely pricing of the Maruti Swift Sport will be between ₹11 Lakhs and ₹14 lakhs (on-road). The higher price tag us due to equipment it will come with, This includes a more powerful 1.4-litre Boosterjet engine and also several other cosmetic upgrades. There will also be upgrades to the suspension setup. All these enhancements will push up the price of the Swift Sport as compared to the regular Swift.

New Maruti Swift Sport India Specifications

Engine

1.4-litre Boosterjet Petrol

Power

148bhp

Torque

245Nm

Transmission

Six-speed manual

 

This will be the biggest change in the Swift Sport. An all new 1.4-litre K14C Boosterjet engine will be seen on this car. This is a turbocharged engine and will deliver around 148bhp of peak power at a low 5,500rpm and a torque of 245Nm at 1500-4000rpm. This engine will be linked to a six-speed manual transmission . there is also a six-speed automatic available, but we count whether this would come to India as it would jack up the price further. It is also possible that the India-spec version would come with a scaled down version. This would be the same 1.0-litre Boosterjet engine present on the Baleno RS. This engine churns out 100bhp of power and 150Nm of torque. This engine would come with a five speed manual transmission.

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New Maruti Swift Sport India Design

The New Maruti Swift Sport is based on the 2018 Maruti Swift and will not have changes as far as the basic design goes. What will be different is the overall styling. There will be a body kit that will make it look different. The bumpers, fog lamp bezels and grille will also be different as compared to the regular Swift. This hatchback will also have larger alloy wheels with brader tyres. The wheel arches will also be flared and hence this car will have a wider look. It will also have roof rails and a rear spoiler, mounted on the roof.

The dimensions such as length will be the same as the Swift but enhancements such as black cladding and a different looking C-pillar will make the Maruti Swift Sport look unique.

New Maruti Swift Sport India Interiors

Interiors of the Maruti Swift Sport will exude a more premium touch. This is mainly due to the all black interiors which will have leather also. The overall fit and finish will also be better. The leather seats will have contrasting stitching that will be coded with the exterior body colour. In terms of safety, The Swift Sport will have Dual Airbags and also ABS with EBD and all four disc brakes.

The driving experience of the Swift Sport will be a different ball game. The responsive steering and the stiff suspension will make it an excellent driving machine.

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