New Delhi: Auto manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India has launched Swift Dzire facelift in the Indian market in the price range of Rs. 5.07 lakh - Rs. 7.81 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Car market leader unveiled the refreshed edition of its bestseller DZire with over 13 per cent improved fuel efficiency.
DZire returns a mileage of 26.59 kmpl on diesel, up by around 13%. The petrol trim comes with a fuel efficiency improvement of over 9% with a certified fuel efficiency of 20.85 kmpl.
'Taking forward our efforts to refresh our existing models, we present new DZire as India's most fuel efficient car returning fuel efficiency of 26.59kmpl,' RS Kalsi, Executive Director Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki India said.
Priced at Rs 507,800 onwards, the new DZire is being introduced in four new body colours and will be available in both, Petrol and Diesel fuel options.
The diesel option has a 1.3 litre engine and is tagged at Rs 5.99 lakh to Rs 7.81 lakh, while the petrol variant is powered by a 1.2 litre engine and is priced between Rs 5.07 lakh and Rs 6.8 lakh, (all prices ex-showroom Delhi).
Packaged with features, the new variants include engine push start/stop button, reverse park assist, audio with Bluetooth and electrically retractable ORVM.
Powered by the acclaimed 1248cc DDiS diesel engine, DZire diesel returns torque of 190Nm @ 2000 rpm and unmatched power of 75ps @ 4000rpm. The Petrol variant comes with 1197cc K series VVT engine that delivers a power of 84.3ps @ 6000rpm and a torque of 115Nm @ 4000rpm.
One of the most popular sedans, the Dzire has sold 9.12 lakh units in India since the launch in 2008. In 2012, the model underwent a full change. It has been the best selling entry level sedan for the last three years.