- The Swift 2018 launched at the Auto Expo 2018
- The new 6-speed manual transmission will gradually replace the existing 5-speed unit.
- According to reports, the 6-speed gearbox will be used by Maruti Suzuki with the code name MF30
The new Swift 2018 is a well package with a new and updated exterior design, a new interior design and an option of both petrol and diesel engines along with a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed AMT on both engines. Now it has been reported that the Swift 2018 and other Maruti Suzuki models will soon get a 6-speed manual gearbox replacing the 5-speed one.
Variant-wise prices of the new Swift 2018:
The Swift 2018 gets lots of new features such as auto LED projector headlamps with daytime running LEDs, tail lamps with LED brake lights and a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment unit with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Safety features such as dual front airbags, ABS with EBD and brake assist, and Isofix child seat anchors are standard with the new model. Competition for the new Swift 2018 comes from the new Ford Figo and Hyundai Grand i10.