Maruti Suzuki Swift Glory, launched in India on 8th October 2015 has gone on to amass significant numbers since then. The Swift’s Glory Edition comes with a bunch of cosmetic updates, and a few additional features. Since it’s just a special edition, there are no mechanical changes made to the car. Based on the VXi and VDi variants, the Maruti Swift Glory has been priced at Rs. 5.28 lakh and Rs. 6.19 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) respectively.
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Maruti Suzuki Swift Glory Edition Price
*All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
VXi Petrol – Rs. 5.28 lakh
VDi Diesel – Rs. 6.19 lakh
If you are planning to buy the Maruti Suzuki Swift Glory Edition, here’s everything you need to know about the vehicle.
• On the outside, the Swift’s Glory Edition features a red roof and wing mirrors (outside rear-view mirrors), blackened C-Pillars, side decals, racing stripes, side skirts and a rear spoiler. These design elements make it looks sportier and more refreshing than the regular Swift model.
• The interior, too, looks different with a dual-shade red and black seat upholstery, gear cover and steering wheel. It also receives a new music system with Bluetooth support, reverse parking camera, and new floor mats.
• Since the Swift Glory Edition is based on the V trim (VXi and VDi), it continues to feature anti-lock braking system (ABD), electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD), automatic climate control, alloy wheels, engine start-stop button, steering-mounted audio controls and other standard fitments.
• Powering the Maruti Swift Glory is the same 1.2-litre K-Series petrol and a 1.3-litre multijet diesel engine that do duty to the regular models. Both the powertrains are paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
Maruti Swift Regular Model Price List
*All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
LXi Petrol – Rs. 4.6 lakh
LXi (O) Petrol – Rs. 4.7 lakh
VXi Petrol – Rs. 5.3 lakh
ZXi Petrol – Rs. 6.2 lakh
LDi Diesel – Rs. 5.8 lakh
VDi Diesel – Rs. 6.2 lakh
ZDi Diesel – Rs. 7.2 lakh
Maruti Swift 2015 Image Gallery
The 2015 Maruti Swift received minor cosmetic updates along with some additional features. Though, the major change came in the form of more fuel-efficient engines. The updated model of the hatchback is powered by the same 1.2-litre, K-Series petrol and 1.3-litre, DDiS diesel engines that did duty to the old model. Though, these engines are now tuned for achieving 10% better fuel efficiency than before. While the petrol mill returns a fuel efficiency of 20.4km/l, the diesel offers 25.2km/l. The 2015 Maruti Swift competes against on the Hyundai Elite i20, Volkswagen Polo, Fiat Punto and others in the segment.
Exterior & Styling
The updated Swift looks largely identical to the previous model. The front fascia of the car features an all-new bumper with larger air dam, sporty honeycomb grille and fog lamps with silver surround. The top-end model is equipped with 15-inch 185/65 alloy wheels with an all-new design, while the lower variants gets 14-inch 165/80 R14 with re-designed wheel caps.
The Swift facelift is being offered in three color options – Blazing Red Metallic, Torque Blue Metallic and Glistening Grey Metallic – along with regular shades – Metallic Silky Silver, Pearl Metallic Arctic White and Metallic Midnight Black. Other design elements include body-coloured door handles, internally adjustable ORVM with mounted side turn indicator (electric in top-variants), front and rear fog lamps, green tinted glass, etc.
Interior & Features
From inside, the new Maruti Swift looks more up-market than the old model. The LXi and LDi variants come with new fabric upholstery, adjustable headrest and 60:40 split for the rear seats. Over standard features, the new LDi+ variant gets remote locking system and power windows. Whereas, VDi and VXi variants are offered with electrically foldable wing mirrors, a standard audio player, and ABS (anti-lock braking system) on the diesel version. The Swift’s top-spec models are benefited with the a Bluetooth enabled music system with steering mounted audio controls and telephony, keyless entry with push button start and reverse parking sensors.
What add more to its appeal are sporty wrap around door trims, silver accents on trims and steering wheel and inside chrome door handles. The 2015 Maruti Swift also hosts a bunch of advanced safety equipment such as new-gen ABS (anti-lock braking system) with EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), driver and passenger airbags, brake assist, front seat belt with pretensioner and forcelimiter, security alarm system, rear door child locks, front and rear seat head resistant, high mounted stop lamp, side door impact beams, iCats and dual horn.
Engine & Transmission
The 2015 Maruti Suzuki Swift is made available with the old 1.2-litre K-Series petrol and 1.3-litre DDiS diesel engines. Though, both the powertrains have been tuned for achieving higher fuel efficiency. The petrol engine is marginally less powerful than before. It belts out a maximum power of 83.1bhp (instead of 85.8bhp) and 115Nm of torque, but it’s 9.7% more fuel efficient than before. Now, it is claimed to return 20.4km/l instead of 18.6km/l. Similarly, the diesel engine with tweaked ECU (engine control unit) and reduced friction delivers an impressive mileage of 25.2km/l. It is capable to yield power worth of 73.94bhp against 190Nm of peak torque.
Rivals – Hyundai Elite i20, Volkswagen Polo and Fiat Punto
Maruti Swift 2015 Mileage, Specs, Colors & Dimensions
Petrol Model – 20.4km/l
Diesel Model – 25.2km/l
1.2-litre, K-Series Petrol
Power – 83.14bhp @ 6,000rpm
Torque – 115Nm @ 4,000rpm
Acceleration – 0-100kmph in 12.6 seconds
Top Speed – 165kmph
Transmission – 5-speed manual
1.3-litre, DDiS Diesel
Power – 73.97bhp @ 4,000rpm
Torque – 190Nm @ 2,000rpm
Acceleration – 0-100kmph in 14.8 seconds
Top Speed – 155kmph
Transmission – 5-speed manual
Colour Options – Blazing Red Metallic*new, Torque Blue Metallic*new, Glistening Grey Metallic*new, Metallic Silky Silver, Pearl Metallic Arctic White and Metallic Midnight Black
Length – 3,850mm
Width – 1,695mm
Height – 1,530mm
Wheelbase – 2,430mm
Ground Clearance – 170mm
Fuel Tank Capacity – 42-liters
Kerb Weight – 960kgs – 1080kgs
Front – Ventilated Disc brakes
Rear – Drum brakes
Front – MacPherson Strut
Rear – Torsion Beam
Front – 165/80 R14 Steel wheel (lower variants) / 185/65 R15 Alloy wheels (top-variants)
Rear – 165/80 R14 Steel wheel (lower variants) / 185/65 R15 Alloy wheels (top-variants)