Maruti launched yet another limited edition of the Swift named as Deca. The new car is available in only mid-trim VDi and VXi variant. The limited edition model adds an array of equipment to the Maruti’s segment-leader hatchback.
The limited edition model gets a body kit with side skirts and front and rear bumper lip. There is also a roof-mounted spoiler. There is twin racing stripe decal running from the hood of the car to the boot-lid that adds sporty feeling. Inspired by the football’s most flamboyant players, the car also gets a single stripe on the rear door in harmony with the front decal.
The front two doors get Number 10 decal. The wheel covers have been painted in gloss black that looks good with the red and white colored car, which are the only two colors available with the limited edition.
It is inside of the car that gets most of the new stuff. Starting with a new touch-sensitive infotainment system from Sony, the car also gets 6-inch door mounted speakers from Sony. The system features Bluetooth and external mic.
The seats are red themed with white pipe, the steering gets a sporty cover. It also gets front arm rest and a reverse parking assist system with camera. Interiors are further spruced up with door sill guard, ambient lighting and faux carbon fiber finish on the centre console. There are also trendy floor mats and gear boot cover.
Speaking on the introduction of the Swift Deca limited edition, Mr R S Kalsi, Executive Director, Marketing and Sales, Maruti Suzuki said, “Swift is a sporty, stylish and fun to drive car. Since its launch, it has been one of the best performers in our portfolio and helped us strengthen leadership in premium hatchback segment. Over the years, the Swift has evolved in features, looks, and technology, often defining the changes in aspiration and preferences of Indian car customers. Swift Deca carries forward the sportiness and performance quotient associated with the brand.”
The car is available with both petrol and diesel engines. The petrol VXi (O) costs Rs. 22,555 more than the normal variant and is priced at Rs. 5.92 lakh while the diesel VDi(O) is Rs. 30,319 extra and costs Rs. 6.86 lakh (both ex-showroom, Delhi)