The Swift hatchback is the latest model to join the Maruti Suzuki S-CNG range in India. The Swift S-CNG has been introduced at a starting price of Rs 7.77 lakh (Ex Showroom, New Delhi) and is offered in two different options – VXi and ZXi. The company will soon update the monthly subscription fee structure for the Swift S-CNG variants. As revealed by Maruti Suzuki, the Swift S-CNG will be available for a full monthly subscription fee starting at Rs 16,499.
The hatchback continues to be powered by a twin VVT 1.2-litre K-series Dual Jet engine developing 76 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 98.5 Nm of torque at 4,300 rpm in CNG mode. While, in petrol mode, it produces 89 hp at 6,000 rpm and 113 Nm at 4,400 rpm. The S-CNG version has a five-speed manual transmission as standard. According to testing agency certification under 1989 CMVR Rule 115 (G), the Swift S-CNG returns a fuel efficiency number of 30.90 km/kg.
Maruti Suzuki offers a total of nine S-CNG powered cars in the country. These include Alto, Wagon R, Celerio, Dzire, Ertiga, Eeco, Super Carry, Tour-S and Swift.