The Suzuki Swift Sport 2020 has become hybrid only as Suzuki seeks to affect its line-up to satisfy upcoming stringent emissions regulations in Europe. The Suzuki Swift Sport 2020 will continue sale in Europe towards the end of April 2020.
The exterior revisions comprise of minor cosmetic enhancements including LED headlights and DRLS while the inside gets a replacement multimedia control unit that supports phone connectivity & navigation. However the important change is that the engine that adopts mild-hybrid tech by employing a 48V set-up alongside a reworked version of the outgoing Swift’s 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder petrol unit.
The revised setup produces output figures that are relatively less than the predecessor. It generates 127 hp of power, down 10hp from the out-gone model however torque has seen a 5Nm bump reaching a maximum 235Nm. The new Swift Sport has also gained additional 15kg of weight which affects its 0-100km/h sprint time to 9.1 seconds, which is 1 second slower than the model it replaces. The new Swift Sport are able to do a top speed of 210km/h.
“It’s not about out-and-out power any longer . We’re trying to form 48V work on a more efficient pace, lower down the rev range. The Swift Sport has never been a hot hatch; it’s a car to possess fun in at good speeds, but safely and without stepping into trouble.”
Paired with a 6-speed manual transmission while riding on 17” alloy wheels, the Suzuki Swift Sport 2020 achieves WLTP-certified CO2 emissions of 127g/km and promises fuel economy of 21.3 km during a liter, which may be a 6% improvement over the outgoing model.
Inside, the new Swift Sport also has privacy glass, a DAB radio and Bluetooth fitted as standard, also as a rear-view camera, dual-sensor brake support and rear parking sensors. Adaptive control and LED headlights are now available as standard, an addition over the previous model. Safety tech includes Blind Spot Alert system, Traffic Sign Recognition system and Automatic Speed Lock system.
Suzuki Swift Sport 2020 Specifications:
|Engine & Power|
|Engine Capacity (liters)||1.4|
|Drive Type||Front Wheel Drive|
|Fuel Tank Capacity (liters)||37|
|Fuel Economy (L/100 Km)||6.1|
|Top Speed (Km/h)||180|
|Seating Capacity||4 Seater|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h (sec)||7.5|
|Trunk Capacity (liters)||268|