Just a few days after the next-generation Suzuki Swift was revealed thanks to leaked brochures finding their way online, more details about the B-segment model have been revealed. This time, the specifications sheet of the new Swift has been posted by Japanese site CarDrive, and there’s a lot to take in here.

Based on the spec sheet, there looks to be five (more possibly six) trim levels available for the Japanese market – RSt, Hybrid RS, RS, Hybrid ML and XL. Among them, you’ll find a wide range of powertrain offerings, with the first being made up of the K10C 1.0 litre Boosterjet turbocharged three-cylinder DOHC petrol engine, producing 102 PS at 5,500 rpm and 150 Nm of torque at 1,700 to 4,500 rpm, and is paired with a six-speed automatic and two-wheel drive.

Next, there’s the K12C 1.2 litre twin-injector Dualjet NA four-cylinder DOHC petrol unit with 91 PS at 6,000 rpm and 118 Nm of torque at 4,400 rpm. Transmission options include a five-speed manual or CVT, with two- and four-wheel drive available. The hybrid powertrain employs the same K12C combo, but features a 2.3 kW (3 hp) integrated starter generator (ISG) to assist the engine during acceleration and generates electricity during braking.

Moving on, the Swift also comes with new dimensions, where the hatchback now measures 3,840 mm long (+10 mm), 1,695 mm wide (unchanged), 1,500 tall (-10 mm) and with a wheelbase of 2,450 mm (+20 mm).
However, the four-wheel drive hybrid models are taller at 1,525 mm (+15 mm) compared to the rest of the Swift range. Also, depending on model, the kerb weight is between 860 kg and 970 kg. The Swift continues to employ McPherson struts at the front and a torsion beam at the rear.

In terms of equipment, the exterior gets automatic LED headlamps, 16-inch alloy wheels, halogen fog lamps, rear fog lamp, as well as sporty body kit for RS variants. As for the insides, there is a flat-bottom steering wheel, touchscreen infotainment system (with voice command and navigation, automatic air-conditioning and keyless operation.

Safety-wise, there’s seven airbags, ABS with EBD, reverse camera, parking sensors, electronic stability programme, hill hold assist and an optional Safety Pack. The latter introduces additional driver assistance and safety features like Dual Camera Brake Support, Lane Departure Warning and speed limiter.