First of all, Swift 2018 and Elite i20 are not the right competitors for a comparison but these two cars had undergone some changes almost in all aspects. That’s why we are comparing the aspects in detail here.
Swift ZDi +
+ Sporty Interior
+ Most Pouplar
– Lack of stability
Mileage: 28.4 kmpl
Price: Rs. 8.29 lakh
Elite i20, Asta (O)
+ World class design
+ Performance and stability
– Low Mileage figure
Mileage: 24.4 kmpl
Price: Rs. 9.19 lakhs
Even though Alto is the most popular model from Maruti, Swift is the car which has all the required market factors in all aspects as well. Swift is in the segment-leading one in the market from Maruti with a comparatively low price. But the design level changes are minimal in the new Swift version too.
New design and more spacious feel are good factors for Swift compared to the older model. Front grille adopted from the current Dzire model and projector head lamps included in the front. Newly designed tail lamps are the main highlight of the new Swift 2018, it’s very attractive. And the back door handle newly positioned to C-pillar, its neatly integrated. Also, new sporty alloy wheels are under this new package of Swift, it demands more attention the road for Swift.
Elite i20, on the other hand, is very beautiful as before, and some more attractive with the new design factors in the new facelifted i20. However Elite i20 is not the best seller of Hyundai, its attractive features, drivability and performance factors made this car a most popular one in the market. In both these cars, the front grille is the common factor and both manufactures calling it with different names. And the back side of both the models are almost similar in design pattern.
In terms of interior factors, Elite i20 is one step forward as compared to Swift. 7-inch display, good sound proof interior and new console switches making Elite i20 a sporty feel to the car. But Swift interior is very new and its very demanding in attraction with sporty flat bottom steering. New console and black interior circular switches making a new feel for the car. But i20 design, on the other hand, is little older view.
Two airbags are common in all variants of both the models. i20 Asta optional have 6 airbags is the main highlight in safety aspects. Reverse camera and sensors equipped in both the models.
In terms of price comparison Asta full option have little high price figure than Swift full option. If you are looking for highly featured car with little high price then i20 is the best option and in terms of mileage Swift will attract you with magic figures as usual.