Suzuki’s New Swift Has Green Credentials

The significantly-anticipated new Suzuki Swift will be released in the UK this autumn. It does not appear extremely various, but has been significantly improved in terms of its emission levels, running charges and security.

The first model to be released has a four-cylinder, 1.two litre Dual VVT petrol engine. Suzuki says that it does 56.5mpg on an urban cycle, but if driven really carefully will do even greater than that. Mike Hull and Dave Moss got 68.10mpg out of the new Swift for the duration of the 2010 MPG Marathon, winning the class 1 improvement category. The 1.3 litre version is due out in the very first quarter of 2011 and that also improves on the existing versions fuel economy. Emissions smart, each models are better than their predecessors are. The new 1.two litre version has CO2 emissions of only 116g/km and the 1.three version only 109g/km.

The new Swift has accomplished a 5 star Euro NCAP security rating. It is fitted with electronic stability handle as common and has reduced profile tyres so its handling is even far better generating it even less complicated to drive safely. In addition, it scored nicely in the adult occupation category and in the pedestrian category of the security tests.

The new Swift could look extremely a lot like the old one particular yet it is nevertheless distinguishable from it. The body is a small much more rounded and the rake of the windscreen has been changed, this along with a new grill and slightly distinct lights gives the new Swift a more contemporary appear. The new car is physically taller, longer and wider, resulting in more space for passengers.

The create good quality of the new Swift is anticipated to be as very good as the old one, due to the fact the new Swift will when once more be constructed in Hungry. The exact price of the new Swift is yet to be announced, but it is expected to stay at below 10k.