2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift received a new Special edition to its lineup as part of the upcoming festive season. This limited version is priced at Rs.4.99 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi) and comes with few added features.
Available only in the base variants Swift LXi and LDi on the 1.2L petrol and 1.3L diesel trims respectively, the new edition gets the same price tag as the outgoing model. However, no AMT option will be offered on the special edition. Recently, the company had launched the festive season special edition for its best seller Ignis as well.
Special Edition Swift gets body coloured Outside Rear View Mirrors and door handles while wheel caps appear painted in black. Other features include Single DIN musical system with two speakers at the front, dual airbags and power windows at the front, rear parking sensors and ABS.
The 1.2L petrol and 1.3L diesel engines produce 82bhp and 74bhp respectively while being mated to a 5-speed manual transmission box. 2018 Swift, launched in February this year, along with this special edition now will continue to compete against Hyundai Grand i10, Ford Figo, Mahindra KUV 100 and others from the segment.
Ever since its launch in 2005, Swift had managed to stay at the top of best-selling hatchbacks in India. Recently the company celebrated their achievement of two million sales for this particular model.