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Old 10th September 2007, 21:35   #181
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Then 800 does pretty well for the price it commands, doesn't it?

Sadly, we are a minority. Majority wants mileage and more mileage. Proof is that the Swift ZXi is struggling now because of the VDi. people are willing to give up airbags, ABS, auto-climate control and all, which are not even options on the VDi (only ABS- option)

Wonder why my post which read the same (before BUSA posted) was deleted as off-topic. Good thing, atleast someone pointed out.
because we were going off topic and the whole lot was deleted

and here we go again.wait go to topic before mods see us.

i think what is the point of having 4 seats when you can not sit 4 fully grown adults in the car.
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Old 14th September 2007, 10:41   #182
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Just saw on CNBC TV18-

Swift Sedan to replace Esteem in Jan and would be priced below SX4.
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Swift Sedan release in Jan 08, it is confirmed. But it is still not confirmed if it will replace the Esteem or not.....
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Time to replace the aging Esteem although there is still sales for it !
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Any spy pictures available ??
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true, esteem badly needs replacements.
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that sedan would look oh so like an amby, what with all the curves swift already has
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Swift Sedan to replace Esteem in Jan and would be priced below SX4.
And much above the existing Esteem!
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It will be priced below SX4......as expected that means that it will be priced around 6~6.5L. This will also be above price of DDIS & below SX4. How this model clicks. Why would anyone buy this when they will be getting SX4 with few thousands more? If they load all the features to swift sedan and keep it below sx4, then sx4 will take up a beating.......any guesses what segment it will cater to.......
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Swift Sedan release in Jan 08, it is confirmed. But it is still not confirmed if it will replace the Esteem or not.....

good news, now Indigo will have a true competitor and will force TATA's to do a serious upgrade.
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Petrol Swift Sedan should cost around 6L, on-road.
Diesel should cost around 7.

Maruti might hike up SX4 prices to create a gap.
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I am sure the new swift sedan would sport a highly reliable powerplant as the Esteem. If it is to replace the Esteem, it better live upto the benchmark the Esteem has set. Looks are going to be a subjective issue here. Some may like, some may not. IMO, if it is going to boast of a great engine then am sure a lot of customers would be in a position to compromise a bit on looks and appeal.

Pricing is going to play a major role here as well.
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I think they'll plonk the M13A.
Or maybe the M15.But, it'll hinder SX4's stance then.
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methinks, curvy hatches make pudgy sedans - look at the SX4
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