Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire vs Honda Amaze


Swift Dzire has been one of the best selling cars in the past 10-12 years. Honda Amaze was not so impressive when it was first launched but the second generation Amaze came in 2018 summer and has been a good performer. These two cars have a neck to neck competition in the sedan segment. Let us check the comparison of these 2 cars.


Features are good in both. Dzire has automatic headlamps, leather-wrapped steering wheel, rear AC vents, good infotainment system, auto gear shift and safety features like dual airbags, ABS.

Honda Amaze has 7-inch infotainment screen, rear camera with parking sensors, electrically adjustable ORVMs, height-adjustable front seat, auto climate control, cruise control, push start-stop, and there is an interesting feature called the steering-integrated paddle shifts.


Honda Amaze Diesel engine is powerful than Dzire’s Diesel engine. Amaze has a maximum power of 100PS at 3600 RPM while the Dzire is restricted to 75 PS at 4000 RPM.

There is not much difference is the performance of petrol engines.

Dzire is a clear winner in mileage.

Petrol engine

Honda AmazeSwift Dzire
19.5 kmpl22 kmpl

Diesel engine

Honda AmazeSwift Dzire
27 kmpl28.4 kmpl

Variants and Price

Swift Dzire has Petrol (Manual), Petrol (Automatic) and Diesel (Manual). The price ranges between Rs 5.89 lakhs to 9.39 lakhs. (Ex-showroom)

Honda Amaze

Honda Amaze has Manual and Automatic versions in both diesel and petrol.  The base model starts at Rs 6.17 lakhs and the top-end variant is priced at Rs 9.99 lakhs. (Ex-showroom)

Final Verdict

Both cars are extremely good. Honda Amaze has a premium look and steering-integrated paddle shifts which bring a great driving experience. Dzire has better mileage and has good width and ground clearance.

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