Expert Review of Maruti Swift Dzire VXI
Maruti Suzuki India is the country largest car manufacturer and well known car brand. With Maruti Swift Dzire it proved that the firm is capable of offering the consumers with a compact sedan, which is not only powerful but is also packed with numerous premium features. The price tag of this compact sedan has been kept quite affordable as well. But, the car sure has some major competition in the market, which comprise of Toyota Etios, Nissan Sunny, Skoda Rapid, Mahindra Verito, and so on. The Maruti Swift Dzire VXI variant of Swift Dzire is a good deal to buy. The variant is powered by 1.3 litre K-series petrol engine that churns out 85bhp with 114Nm of torque. This 1197cc of engine is mated with five speed manual transmission that allows the car to deliver around 16 to 19 kmpl of mileage. Apart from good engine and decent mileage, the car also features some comfort features ranging from, air conditioner, power steering and windows to central locking system and MP3/CD player. As the features are more, the price tag is a bit higher than its base variant LXI.
Mileage and Fuel Economy
The Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is blessed with a 1.3 litre of K-series petrol engine that comfortably churns out peak power output of about 85bhp at the rate of 6000 rpm along with 114NM of maximum torque at the rate of 4000rpm. The five speed manual transmission has been mated with this 1197cc of petrol engine, which in turn pushes the car to deliver a good fuel economy of 16 to 19 km per litre. These mileage figures are quite decent for a compact sedan with petrol engine. To pump up the mileage here, it is the owner who needs to take care of the drive of the car.
Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is a very elegant model from Maruti in the segment. The car is designed keeping in mind the choice of the Indian consumers and the colors are provided accordingly. The Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is offered to the consumers in a wide range of colors, which include in Bright red, Pacific Blue, Arctic White, Midnight black, Clear Beige, Silky silver and Glistening Grey.
Acceleration and Pick up
Besides being strong and bold on the outside, Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is also very impressive when one talks about the acceleration and pickup of the car. Under the hood, with car features 1.3 litre of K-Series petrol engine churning out 85bhp of power and 114NM of torque. The five speed manual gearbox gives the car a chance to provide the driver with an awesome driving experience. When accelerated, the car comfortably catches up from 0 to 100 km per hour speed mark in 12.9 seconds with a crest speed of 169kmph.
The exteriors of Maruti Swift Dzire VXI have been done with great care and concern and made quite impressive from all angles. The compact and stylish curves with extremely premium appeal make the compact sedan a handsome and chic sedan. The front end of the car is very neatly and sharply done accompanied by swept back headlamps including fog lamps and turn indicator. The grille is black in color with a Suzuki Logo painted in Chrome. The air dam is also present, which provide a very sporty and aggressive look to Swift Dzire VXI. The wheel arches are nicely carved out and the body colored door handles with stylized tail lamp and high mounted stop light add on more charm to the compact sedan.
The comfort level of Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is no less than any other compact sedan present in the Indian car market today. The car is blessed with ample of comfort features, which take the car on a higher level as compared to other. The utmost importance here is given to the driver as the car has adjustable driver’s seat along with seatbelt height adjustment facility. The passenger seats are also made much comfortable and relaxing. Moreover, the car model also has electrically handled ORVMs, CD Mp3 player, and air conditioner with heater, power windows, power steering, sufficient legroom and headroom and plenty of boot space that could store quite a good amount of luggage while travelling.
Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is a well-balanced car that stretches out to a length of 3995mm together with a width and height of 1695mm and 1555mm correspondingly. The car possesses a wheelbase of 2430mm. In general the car is quite sharp and toned and the dimensions are quite clear and well-designed.
The Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is bestowed with gallant and masculine 1.3 litre of K series petrol engine. The engine is quite vigorous and comfortably produces peak power output of 87bhp at the rate of 6000rpm along with maximum torque of 114Nm at the rate of 4000 rpm. The 1197cc displacement petrol engine is mated with five speed manual transmission that assists the car in becoming an absolute player on road. The engine helps the car more in delivering fine mileage of 16 to 19 kmpl, which is another major highlight in this car.
Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is a smart looking car and made it very appealing. With the strong and nice wheel arches are fitted with 14" wheels with a tyre size of 165/80 R 14. This variant of the car is missing the alloy wheels.
The suspension system of Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is top class. it certainly makes the car a joyful ride. The front suspension of the car comprises of McPherson Strut and coil spring, while the rear axle of the car comprise of torsion beam and coil spring.
Handling and Control
The handling and control of Maruti Swift Dzire VXI is no less. The NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness) has been reduced substantially and the power steering helps the driver to move smoothly through heavy traffic condition in no time.
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