Cars of Maruti Suzuki (Maruti Suzuki), the country's largest carmaker, are quite popular. It has been proved once again. The company has shared some interesting news. The company's hatchback car Maruti Suzuki Swift (Maruti Suzuki Swift) was officially the best-selling car in India in 2020. This legendary car brand has remained a customer choice for years. Despite the impact of the Kovid-19, Swift sold over 1,60,700 units in the calendar year 2020 and topped the sales chart.
Many milestones touched
Not only this, the automaker has now sold 2.3 million units of Maruti Suzuki Swift in India. However, Maruti Suzuki had sold 5 lakh units of Swift in 2010 and then in 2013 achieved sales of 1 million units. A new milestone came in 2016 with 1.5 million sales.
When was the launch in India?
Swift hatchback car was first launched in India on 25 May 2005 by Maruti Suzuki. And since then it has been the best-selling car in its segment. It is therefore a new milestone in the company's history as well as for the Swift brand. This car is very popular among buyers due to its attractive look, strong engine capacity, and better mileage.
Youth picks swift
Maruti claims that more than 53 percent of customers who like the Swift hatchback car are under 35 years of age. That is, Swift is very popular among the youth. The company has recently launched an updated version of Swift in India. The company is going to introduce the Swift facelift model soon. According to the report, the company will introduce the Swift facelift model this year.
The Maruti Swift gets a 1.2-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine. This engine generates 83 PS of power at 6,000 rpm and 113Nm of torque at 4,200 pm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual and automatic manual transmission (AMT). According to the company, the Swift hatchback gives mileage of up to 21 kilometers per liter. Also, many great features are available in this car. Swift has features such as LED projector headlamps, daytime running lights, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. It also supports Apple Car Play and Android Auto.
In the Indian market, Maruti Swift competes with hatchback cars like Hyundai Grand i10, i20, Maruti Baleno, Ignis, and Volkswagen Polo.