Good news for Suzuki Swift fans, the newly launched Swift GX offers lowest price to buyers starting from RM65,888. This new variant introduced to compete with other car which has more value for money with the price range between RM60k to 80k. Before this, even though Suzuki Swift has started it’s manufacturing in Malaysia, Suzuki Malaysia did not reduced the price and still marking up the price for a small compact car like that. The effect, we can see many Suzuki Swift abandoned at Suzuki Showroom. Only now they introduced the new cheap variant maybe to compete again in the market and sell all the Swift produced in Pekan Pahang.
NEW SWIFT GX – CHEAPEST SUZUKI SWIFT RM65,888
Suzuki Malaysia Automobile Sdn Bhd (SMA) plans to increase production of the Suzuki Swift model to 700 units monthly compared with the current output of 400 units. Managing Director Ibrahim Maidin said the production would be stepped up in the current financial year ending March 31, 2012 as demand continued unabated for the model which accounted for 67 per cent of the company’s total sales.
Todate, almost 20,000 units of the Suzuki Swift have been sold in Malaysia. “The manufacturing plant is operating on one shift and we will soon increase output by doubling production,” he told reporters after launching the new Suzuki Swift GX model here Wednesday. Ibrahim said its sole production plant, located in Pekan, Pahang, manufactured the Suzuki Swift model while other Suzuki models were manufactured in Japan. On the newly launched Suzuki Swift GX, he said the new model would provide customers an economical car, which has not compromised on safety, and offered value for money with an on-the-road price of RM65,888.