Before about a monththe 4th generation of Suzuki Swift was presented in Japan and now the time has come to pass to Europe as well. THE Greek delegation proceed to full presentation of its specifications and made it known that the pre-orders will open soon and that the popular supermini expected on the Greek market in March 2024.
THE fourth generation of the iconic hatchback has evolved into an even more refined and dynamic compact carwith modern design elements, advanced security features and fun-to-drive character.
The Swift has always been one of the most popular fun-to-drive and stylish hatchbacks, having win numerous awards from the first world appearance of the model 2004 until today. He has also deleted one particularly successful course in the Greek market as well, winning the hearts of drivers looking for a versatile and reliable car. The design, advanced technology and impressive economy make it one of the best-selling compact hatchbacks in Greece.
The brand new model builds on the legacy of his predecessorsoffering a driving experience that is not only enjoyable, but prioritizes comfortthe efficiency and security. Swift has been launched in 169 countries realizing total sales of over 9 million until October 2023.
The Highlights of the new Swift
Retaining the signature styling of its predecessors, the all-new Swift is completely redesigned compared to the previous generations of the model, breaking away from the usual. She exudes confidence and adventurous character with a redesigned grille in black and typical lighting fixtures L-shaped, which blend harmoniously with the rounded lines of the wings. The robust side lines, combined with the fluid lines of the roof they give the new SWIFT an impressive style that stands out. The dynamic and fun character of the model is emphasized even more by the three-dimensional rear lights and the wide rear bumper.
The color range of the new Swift consists of 9 monochrome options and 4 two-color optionswhile new colors are also included, such as Frontier Blue Pearl Metallic and Cool Yellow Metallic. The new Frontier Blue Pearl Metallic, like the Burning Red Pearl Metallic, features intense, lively and characteristic tone, and symbolizes the new generation of Suzuki colors. Both of these options consist of a triple coating of color, offering rich texture and high-quality shades.
The new Swift features comfortable and spacious cabin, with a refined and ergonomic design, offering the ultimate driving experience. The driving position is designed to offer not only ergonomics, but an enjoyable experience for the driver, with the controls to be driver-centered, ensuring easy and seamless use. The elegant two-tone black and light gray on the dashboard and front door trimcombined with the details in satin plating and dark silver color, enhance its dynamic and sporty appearance.
THE 9 inch HD touch screen offers fast and accurate response to every touch. It is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto via WiFi and USB, it supports voice recognition capabilityplay music via Bluetooth® and display vehicle status information.
Upgraded security systems
Brake Assist System II (DSBS II): One radar millimetric distance and one camera they are used in combination to detect vehicles, bicycles and pedestrians in front of the vehicle and help avoid frontal, diagonal and side collisions. When a risk of collision is detected, audible and visual warnings are activated. If the driver does not brake sufficiently, brake assist is automatically activated to help slow the vehicle. In an increased likelihood of a collision, the system activates the brakes automatically to help reduce impact force and limit property damage.
Lane Keep Assist (LKA): when the adaptive cruise control system is activated, the lane keeping system helps the driver stay in his lane. In addition, in case detect an adjacent vehicle or other obstacle very close to the driver’s vehicle, provides steering assistance to maintain a safe distance.
Driver Monitoring System (DMS): Through integrated camera in the instrument panel, the driver’s eyes and face are detected. If the system detects that the driver is drowsy, has fallen asleep, or is not looking at the road, an audible warning is activated accompanied by a corresponding indication on the instrument panel display.
Additional safety systems: Lane Departure Prevention, Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Traffic Sign Recognition, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Cross Traffic Assist (RCTA), Emergency Call System eCall.
New 1.2L engine with 12V SHVS mild hybrid system
THE new 1.2-liter three-cylinder gasoline engine; of the new Swift features multiple improvements, combining advanced fuel economy and reduced emissions, with higher low-rpm torque for more immediate response and overall better performance. In the new Swift, the engine is paired with the SHVS mild hybrid system, for even more improved environmental performance. By converting the kinetic energy generated during deceleration and storing it in the lithium-ion battery, the SHVS mild hybrid system boosts the engine during acceleration for greater fuel efficiency.
ALLGRIP AUTO is one automatic four-wheel drive system which is activated as soon as it detects a loss of traction on the front wheels. If front wheel slip is detected, the cohesive clutch is engagedto automatically transfer torque to the rear wheels, thus offering traction for more comfortable and safe driving on snowy roads or slippery surfaces.
SUZUKI CONNECT uses the data communication module (DCM) of the vehicle, so that the driver is connected to his car, at all times, and benefits from the advanced features of the SUZUKI CONNECT app. For added convenience, some functions of SUZUKI CONNECT are available through 9 inch HD touch screen.
Basic functions: Status Notification, Parked Car Locator, Driving History, Geo-restriction and Traffic Prohibition Notification, Security Notification, Warning Light Notification, Periodic Maintenance / Recall Notification.
The all-new Swift expected on the Greek market in March 2024while it will soon be available for pre-order.
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