The Suzuki that is actually Swift

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The Suzuki that is actually Swift

The all new Suzuki Swift, could it be a super supermini?

in 2017 Suzuki released its new generation of its popular compact the Swift and its hit the streets hard in this review we will be focusing on the GLX Turbo and the Sport levels.


The swift comes with a rather extensive list of standard safety tech such as, five-star ANCAP safety rating with safety features including 6 airbags , ESC (Electronic Stability Control) as well as Advanced Forward Detection System which includes Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Lane Departure Warning, Weaving Alert, High Beam Assist and Adaptive Cruise Control. Along with the safety features occupants can enjoy a very stylish comfortable interior with a high quality sound system and all the creature comforts of a vehicle in a higher price range.


GLX Turbo - 1.0 BoosterJet (Turbo) 82KW 5,500 RPM & 160 NM @ 1,500 - 4,000 RPM

SPORT - 1.4 BoosterJet (Turbo) 103 KW @ 5,500 RPM & 230 NM @ 2,500 - 3,000 RPM

Although the figures are not high taking into account the over all size and weight of the car these performance figures are more than adequate GROSS vehicle weight is 1,445 KG with a minimum kerb weight of 990 KG (Auto) 970 KG (Manual).

Driving impressions:

Driving Swift has always been a fun experience the introduction of forced induction is a highly welcomed addition to the swift lineup, power is almost instant and it definitely puts a smile on your face. Swift is a nimble little machine that is just as happy weaving in and out of traffic as it is happy to take on a spirited drive on a twisty road, The cabin of the Swift is a comfortable and stylish place to be, for the price bracket the whole car feels very well put together and solid.


Swift Turbo is a welcomed addition to the lineup, a fun spirited car that will be sure to put a smile on your face, its packed to the brim with Features, safety and comfort weather it be first car or an upgrade the swift will not disappoint. Rare to find in a budget supermini is personality and the Swift packs a whole lot in a tiny package. If you're in the market for a Small car definitely check out the Suzuki Swift i can guarantee it will put a smile on your face when you're behind the wheel

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