Official: 2017 Suzuki Swift

Official: 2017 Suzuki Swift

December 27, 2016 0 By autotimesnews

The company Suzuki officially unveiled in Japan compact hatchback Swift of new generation. Premiere of the global version of the car will take place in March next year at the Motor Show in Geneva.

Overall length of the hatchback is 3840 mm, width – 1695 mm, height – 1500 millimeters, and the size wheelbase reaches 2,450 millimeters. Thus, Swift released on 10 millimeters longer and 10 millimeters lower than its predecessor, while its wheelbase has increased by 20 millimeters. Depending on the modification, weight models ranging from 860 to 960 kilograms.

In the Japanese market Swift is available with three power units. The first of them – a basic 1.2-liter atmospheric four-cylinder engine produces 91 horsepower and 118 Nm of torque, which can operate with five-speed manual transmission or CVT.

In addition, the model have a variant with a partially hybrid power unit. It includes the same 1.2 liter engine, but combined with a 3.1-horsepower 50 Nm electric motor, which is connected with a sharp acceleration and can store energy during braking. For this modification is only available CVT.

The top became 1.0-liter three-cylinder turbo engine of BoosterJet family. It produces 102 hp and 150 Nm of torque, and can be paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Version Swift with 1.2-liter motor can be both front-wheel and all wheel drive. Turbocharged hatchback is offered only with front-wheel drive.

The model will be equipped with LED headlights head light, reversing camera, parking sensors, control system line movement. multimedia system with touch screen that supports Apple, CarPlay and Android Auto.

In Japan, prices for the new Swift start at 1.34 million yen.

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