Swift vs Polo

Compare for Maruti Swift vs Volkswagen Polo

Below is the detailed car comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of Maruti Swift and Volkswagen Polo. Maruti Swift is priced between ₹ 4.99 - ₹ 8.85 Lakh while Volkswagen Polo is priced between ₹ 5.56 - ₹ 9.40 Lakh. Talking about the technical specifications, Maruti Swift LXI 2018 houses 1197 cc engine whereas Volkswagen Polo 1.0 MPI Trendline engine displacement is 999 cc.

Overview Maruti Swift Volkswagen Polo
Ex-Showroom Price*
(New Delhi)
₹ 4.99 Lakh ₹ 5.56 Lakh
User Rating
Available Color(s)
Swift Colors
Polo Colors
Fuel Type
All Petrol Cars
All Petrol Cars
Vehicle Type
All Hatchback Cars
All Hatchback Cars

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Maruti Swift
  • Improved cabin space due to new platform
  • NVH is better, cabin insulation has been improved for better driving experience
  • Automatic transmission is available with both the engines
Volkswagen Polo
  • Loaded with features like touchscreen infotainment, auto dimming mirror, and automatic AC
  • Best in class build quality, fit and finish as well as the material used is up to the mark
  • Punchy diesel engine with high refinement levels
Maruti Swift
  • Top Z+ variant don’t get the automatic gearbox
  • Stiff ride quality and not adequate for the bad road conditions
  • Only the top-spec model Z+ get the features like LED headlamps, Touchscreen, parking camera and DRLs
Volkswagen Polo
  • Doesn’t offers diesel AT, really a downside for a car with such a powerful engine and smooth DSG gearbox
  • Misses some important features such as driver armrest, LED DRLs, projector headlamps,etc.
  • Cramped rear seats are best for only two people.
Technical Specifications
Seating Capacity 5 5
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 1197 999
Power 81.80 75
Torque 113Nm 95Nm
ARAI Mileage 22 18.78
Engine Description 1.2 litre 81.80bhp 16V Petrol Engine 1.0-litre 72.98bhp 12V MPI Petrol Engine
No Of Cylinders 4 3
Turbo Charger No No
Super Charger No No
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Supply System MPFI MPFI
Bore X Stroke 73 x 72 mm 74.5x76.4 mm
Engine Type VTVT Engine MPI Petrol Engine
Gear Box 5 5 Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Dimensions & Capacity
No Of Doors 5 5
Length 3840mm 3971mm
Width 1735mm 1682mm
Height 1530mm 1469mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) 163mm 165mm
Wheel Base 2450mm 2469mm
Front Tread 1530mm 1460mm
Rear Tread 1530mm 1456mm
Kerb Weight 855kg 1015kg
Gross Weight 1315kg 1500kg
Front Headroom 920-1005mm 885-995mm
Front Legroom 880-960mm 1020-1240mm
Rear Headroom 920mm 915mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 37 45
Cargo Volume 268 L 280-liters
Rear shoulder room 1265mm 1335mm
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam Semi Independent Trailing Arm
Front Brake Type Disc Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum Drum
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 165/80 R14 175/70 R14
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size 14 Inch 14 Inch
Turning Radius 4.8 meters 4.97 metres
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Tilt Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Type Power Power
Safety & Security
Anti-Lock Braking System
Parking Sensors Not Available Not Available
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Rear Seat Belts
Crash Sensor
Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Engine Check Warning
Engine Immobilizer
Anti Theft Device
Comfort & Convenience
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Remote Trunk Opener
Foldable Rear Seat Bench Folding Bench Folding
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Rear Seat Headrest
Cup Holders-Front
Bottle Holder Front Door Front Door
Accessory Power Outlet
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Adjustable Headlights
Integrated Antenna
Manually Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Fabric Upholstery
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Advance Safety Feature Pedestrain Protection Compliance,Headlamp On Reminder Emergency exit, Floating Code
Digital Clock
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats Not Available Not Available
Electronic Multi Tripmeter

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