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Suzuki Swift 2021

2020 Suzuki Swift is a 5 seater hatchback powered by 1.2-liter K12M gasoline engine which generates a power of 82bhp and a torque of 114Nm. You can get the Swift in the Philippines in a number of variants: GL 1.2 MT (₱755,000), GL 1.2 CVT (₱799,000), GL 1.2 MT Special Edition (₱804,000), GL 1.2 CVT Special Edition (₱848,800).

Variants and Price list
₱755,000 - ₱819,000

Suzuki Swift 2021 Overview

Body type
1.2 L
Max Power
82 hp
Max Torque
113 Nm

The Suzuki Swift is the company’s entry into the growing demand for a reliable subcompact hatchback. Amidst its mighty engine, sporty style, and spacious cabin, this beautiful car is surprisingly affordable. Now on its fourth generation, this automobile got stronger, being dubbed as an affordable Mini Cooper with its European vibes. Also, compared to its predecessors, the updated model is noticeably wider and lower, providing added security by getting a good balance on the road.


The Suzuki Swift was released on June 28, 2018, together with the Suzuki Dzire. The revamped model got more curves, letting go of its previous boxy built. This helps Suzuki make its entry to the local market more competitive as other rivals such as the Toyota Wigo comes with great hatchback styling.

Suzuki offers the hatchback in the Philippines with two main variants, namely the base GL 1.2 MT which starts at Php 775,000 and goes up to Php 819,000 for the top-of-the-line GL 1.2 CVT. A special edition version is also offered by the Japanese carmaker for a more sportier appeal which comes with exclusive orange trims, distinct grille, and more.

The Swift is an affordable hatchback with great handling capabilities


The overall look of the Suzuki Swift is clean, athletic, and mature in a good way. Its sporty-looking grille, LED headlights, and daytime running LED light complements each other, creating a strong front fascia look. Meanwhile, the body lines on the sides going to the rear are sleek, connecting with the taillights that are wonderfully incorporated which give a fluidity throughout.

Suzuki Swift front view

One of the best-looking hatchbacks at its price

A noteworthy update is the hidden rear door handle. It makes the Japanese hatchback look like a two-door sports car from afar. Another well thought detail is the black accents below the roofline that goes all the way to the back. It gives a snazzier styling on the side.


Dominating inside the Suzuki Swift is mostly sturdy plastic beneficial to the car’s weight capacity, as well as for cost-cutting measures. Interior panels are black and shiny providing a solemn vibe. As for the head and legroom, these are pleasant for adult-size passengers, while the cargo compartment can carry 242 liters and can be further expanded by folding the rear seats. The driver and passenger seats at the front and back are plush, making near or long drives enjoyable.

Suzuki Swift interior view

Interior view of the Japanese hatch

The standard features Suzuki Philippines incorporated in the hatchback include fabric seats, a sun visor for passenger's side with a vanity mirror, two cup holders for the front and one for the rear passenger, two bottle holders upfront and two at the back, chrome parking brake release button, and white door trim ornaments with a dimple pattern.

Technology & Safety

All variants of the Suzuki Swift are equipped with a 7-inch infotainment screen as standard that supports audio offline navigation, Bluetooth, and USB connectivity. The said system is complemented by two front and two rear speakers for the entertainment of all passengers on the road.

Suzuki Swift interior view

Both the GL variants come with a multimedia screen

As for safety, the Japanese hatchback was accredited with an outstanding four-star by the ASEAN NCAP and three-star by the Euro NCAP for its safety performance. It is designed with a lot of safety features such as an anti-lock braking system paired with electronic brakeforce distribution, crash and reversing sensors, and front dual airbags.

Platform & Chassis

The Suzuki Swift is a five-door hatchback with a front-engine, front-wheel layout considered as a Supermini (B segment) type. Though small compared to other vehicles in the Philippines, it generally functions like a sedan. Its platform is the Suzuki HEARTECT, known for its reliable metal strength, innovative design, and body structure that can absorb impacts. Meanwhile, the chassis was designed to equally distribute force, ensuring a small amount will be felt inside the vehicle in case of a collision.

Suzuki Swift special edition front view

The special edition version

Engine & Drivetrain

The Suzuki Swift is powered by a 1.2-liter K12M gasoline engine that makes 82 hp at 6,000 rpm and 113 Nm of torque 4,200, providing a fuel-efficient vehicle for Filipino car buyers. The engine can be paired depending on the chosen variant. A 5-speed manual transmission is used for the base GL variant, while the top-spec GL variant uses a continuously variable transmission (CVT).

Suzuki Swift rear view

A reliable and practical option with great styling

Suzuki Swift 2021 Price list

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The price of the Suzuki Swift in the Philippines starts at ₱755,000 for the entry-level Suzuki Swift GL 1.2 MT, while the top-of-the-line Suzuki Swift GL 1.2 CVT is priced at ₱819,000. For more details, please refer to our 2021 Suzuki Swift price list as follows:

Suzuki Swift GL 1.2 MT

Manual | Gasoline | 5 seats
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Suzuki Swift GL 1.2 CVT

Automatic | Gasoline | 5 seats
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*** Please note that the Suzuki Swift‘s prices might differ in some showrooms and should serve as reference only.

Suzuki Swift 2021 Specifications


  • Gasoline


  • 1.2 L
    82 hp
  • 113 Nm
    AT (CVT) , MT

Suspension & Brakes

  • MacPherson Strut
  • Manual (Hand)


  • 3,840
    1,735 mm
    1,495 mm
  • 120 mm


  • 5
    242 L


  • Halogen
    16 inches


  • Fabric
    Manual Airconditioning


  • Turnkey
  • iPod
  • With
  • With

Safety & Security

  • 2
  • With
  • None
Note: Some of the specs you see here vary per variant. Check out each variant to see the full specifications.

Suzuki Swift FAQS

Is the Suzuki Swift fuel efficient?
Yes, the Swift's average fuel consumption is 20km/L when driving on the highway.
Is the Suzuki Swift reliable?
Yes, the Suzuki Swift can handle great, is fuel-efficient, and most importantly, very affordable. It is a suitable option for those who live and work in the city.
Does the Suzuki Swift have security alarm?
Yes, all Swift variants in the Philippines come with a security alarm.
Where is the Suzuki Swift assembled?
The Swift is manufactured from 4 countries including Japan, Thailand, Myanmar and India.

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Suzuki Swift 2021 Loan Calculator

According to the Philkotse auto loan calculator, the Suzuki Swift installment price for a 0.00 deposit, which is 20% of the SRP, will have an estimated monthly payment of 0.00 for 12 months.
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