Maruti Suzuki finally launched newSwift Dzireon 1st February,2012 and see the link here. Maruti SuzukiSwift Dzire has continuously been setting new benchmarks for the newentrants with its astounding sale numbers. The three box sedan haseaten up the sedan market with its aggressive pricing. Inspite of thesoaring sales, Maruti has decided to launch a facelifted version ofthe Dzire in February this year. Maruti Swift Dzire 2012 is morecompact than ever with car falling under the four meter mark and isbestowed with ample of exciting features absent in its predecessor.Contrarily, Nissan was struggling in the Indian market until itlaunched Nissan Micra and with its sensational Sunny making news,company is expecting the sedan to revise the hatchback history. Oneof its rivals will be the Dzire 2012 so lets compare these twofabulous models on the basis of their exteriors, interiors, engine,mileage and price.
More compact Maruti Swift Dzire 2012now has the overall length reduced to bring under the 4 meter mark.Sedan is brilliantly designed with New stylish bumpers, Peeled backbigger headlamps, Chromed front grill, Integrated turn indicators,Stylish alloy wheels, Improved rear tail lamps, etc. Despite thedecreased length, Dzire embraces more width and height compared tothe present model.
The cool and tempting peeled backheadlamps with chrome lining on the grill of Nissan Sunny coupledwith dynamically huge body bestow the sedan with exhilarating sportylooks. Side profile shows fantastic rear door windows which cuts backembracing coupe looks in the car. The rear end is similar to premiumsedan Teana and along with decent alloy wheels it adds up to theoverall muscular appearance of the vehicle.
Compared to the present model, MarutiSuzuki Swift Dzire 2012 has much better interiors with plenty offeatures imparted. With wider dimensions and increased legroom, thethree box sedan is quite capacious now and coupled with new SteeringWheel, Integrated Audio System and Auto Climate Control looksdynamic. Also, the lighter beige and black treatment along with adash of silver garnishing, leather trims and wooden finish accentuatethe gleaming cabin.
Scintillating Sunny carries superb trimwork and space, making it a potential sedan to be in. Innovativetechnology has been put to use in this car with request sensors onthe door for easy opening and high quality material ensure that thisvehicle is a no nonsense car. Ample of features comprise ofIntegrated Audio System with 4 Speakers and Aux-in Port, ElectricPower Steering, Auto AC with Filter, Intelligent Key with Push ButtonIgnition, Rear Comfort Fan and many more.
Equipped with a 1.2-litre VVT petrolengine churning 86 bhp of top power along with ultimate torque of 114Nm at 4000 rpm and a 1.3-multijet diesel engine that yields 75 bhp ofmaximum power and 190 Nm of peak torque, Maruti Swift Dzire 2012 hasgot the necessary power under its smart hood. The petrol vehicletakes of 12.8 seconds to cruise from 0-100 kmph with a top speed of150 kmph while the diesel one takes 13.8 seconds to cover the sameslot with a top speed of 169 kmph.
Sunny is blessed with 1.5 liter petrolengine with Variable Timing Control belting out 99 Ps of maximumpower at 6000 rpm and exceptional torque of 134 Nm at 4000 rpm.Whereas the diesel version comes with 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder K9Kengine offering 86 PS of top power at 3750 rpm and a ultimate torqueof 200 Nm at 2000 rpm. Both the engines are mated to 5-speed manualgearbox. The three box sedan sprints from 0 to 100 kmph in mere 14seconds with a top speed of 160 kmph.
Maruti Swift Dzire 2012 has becomecompact but embraces more than 150 new features this time roundincluding Power Steering, Integrated turn indicators on ORVMs, PowerWindows, Automatic Climate Control, Rear Seat Centre Armrest, TiltSteering wheel with Audio controls, Cigarette Lighter, Front and rearfog lamps, Alloy wheels, etc.
On the other hand, Nissan Sunny isendowed with Audio System with 4 Speakers and Aux-in Port, ElectricPower Steering, Auto AC with Filter, Intelligent Key with Push ButtonIgnition, Rear Comfort Fan, Anti lock braking system, brake assist,central locking, power door locks,rear seat headrest, rear seatcentre arm rest, front and rear seat cup holders, seat lumbarsupport, multi functional steering wheel, crash sensor and many more.