# Dzire petrol (Vxi) Vs Dzire diesel (Vdi) which car should i buy?

Petrol Vs diesel, the battle is still on with jury still in debate mode. Whislt ground realities have changed a lot since 2009 and 2010, when dieselisation of Indian market happened. An event which led to many heads getting rolled at various auto companies for being unable to visualise the onset of dieselisation of Indian automobile market. No wonder prospective car buyers still have queires in this context.

## hello sir, I am a teacher and I want to buy a car within a week, but i m confused wheteher I should go with Swift Dzire Vxi or Dzire Vdi. My daily run just about 10 kms and with very few long distance journey.I have been told that diesel car are costlier to maintain when compared to petrol cars. Please give me your views on the same. Thank you.

Which car between Swift Dzire (Petrol) Vxi Vs Dzire (Diesel) Vdi shoudl I buy is definitely a valid question. A question most probably driven by higher acquisition cost of Dzire Diesel over Dzire petrol.

In order to come to the right conclusion, one needs to simply find an answer to a simple mathematical question, which is

Acqusition Cost + EMI cost (for buying and owning a diesel Dzire) is > than Running Cost (Fuel Cost) + Maintenance Cost, then go for petrol version else buy diesle version (We have assumed resale value to be the same for both versions)

Basis ex-showroom Delhi price as on 07/03/2015, diesel Dzire is over Rs.1.11, 000 costlier than petrol dzire

In most cases a car buyer gets his car financed, which therefore means that he/she will have to pay additional EMI for 1 lac to buy the diesel dzire. The EMI for Rs. 1 lac loan for 5 year tenure at 10.5% interest rate is approximately Rs.2131.

In affect buying Dzire Diesel will make sense only if Fuel and Maintenance cost over 5 years is greater than Rs.2,37,000 (Price Difference + EMI * 60)

With diesel de-regularisation over time its not difficult to imagine a scenario where diesel prices are costlier than petrol prices, as is the case in many countries.

Our suggest therefore would be to go for Swift Dzire Petrol and not the diesel version.

We would also request you to do an exhaustive research and test drive of both version and take our inputs as suggestion only and not a final decision.

Swift Dzire, April 29 2017.

VISITOR                                  hi

VISITOR                                  i need some assistance regarding purchase on new Swift dzire

AGENT                                    ok

VISITOR                                  may i know the differences between the upcoming and the existing one

VISITOR                                  for VDI variant

AGENT                                    Unfortunately, whilst there are many details available on different site as its on our site in upcoming models section, however, till the car comes I would not like to comment

AGENT                                    Basis what we know, it does not have major changes in the engine

VISITOR                                  i m talking about weight, space and luggage space.

AGENT                                    weight and space would be close to existing dzire

AGENT                                    however, i do believe that they would be doing something to up the boot space

VISITOR                                  so there may not be any changes in the reducing the weight and luggage carrying space.

VISITOR                                  is it

AGENT                                    it’s not a new platform basically, the new car is expected to have major changes in terms of looks exterior and interior

AGENT                                    I do not foresee major weight changes, nor do I see any major luggage space changes

VISITOR                                  ok thanks

AGENT                                    http    //www.ecardlr.com/new-cars/maruti-suzuki-dzire/

AGENT                                    this might help

VISITOR                                  thanks

Dzire, March 6 2017.

VISITOR                                hello

VISITOR                                i m looking to purchase Dzire vxi AT optional

VISITOR                                we have chosen color   sangria Red

AGENT                                  most Dzire you see on road are white only

AGENT                                  but colors are very subjective and personal preference

AGENT                                  I haven't seen too many of red Dzires on road

AGENT                                  plus I think darker col are difficult to manage and one can see scratches very easily on them

VISITOR                                yes u r right.. but i m little bit confused on red

AGENT                                  I no expert on cols but I think, just maybe, if the car was slightly longer and less taller, maybe the red shade would have looked nice

VISITOR                                sangria red is lightly dull as compare to Honda city red color

AGENT                                  yes I know that, however the contra to the above size vs col statement is the one can see a good number of swift in red col

AGENT                                  hope you understand my confusion, personally I will never recommend a darker shade

VISITOR                                shall i go for this sangria red or any other???

VISITOR                                can you suggest

AGENT                                  my personal preference has always been white or silver

AGENT                                  for reasons mentioned above and also from safety angle

AGENT                                  darker shades on highways with no lights are not as visible as lighter colours

VISITOR                                ya

Comparison: Baleno vs Dzire, July 23 2016.

VISITOR                                                            want to purchase a car between Dzire and Baleno.  I'll purchase the car from csd canteen

AGENT                                                              ok

AGENT                                                              i am from Nagpur also therefore wanted to know which part

VISITOR                                                            Whats ur opinion between swift Dzire vxi and Baleno zeta 1.2 petrol

VISITOR                                                            Friends colony

AGENT                                                              personally i will go with Baleno zeta as its new, better design, more features

VISITOR                                                            Ok....

AGENT                                                              but you will have to check whether its available through canteen

VISITOR                                                            Actually I'm facing network problem here....all msg went off

VISITOR                                                            Yesssss. ...it's available. ..6 months waiting period. ...

AGENT                                                              Long = Durability of engine Then I believe it should not be a problem because at the end of day, the 1,2 engine with some modifications in Baleno is the same as swift engine mostly

Durability from customer love for the car like they for Swift can be judged only over time

VISITOR                                                            Thank you

AGENT                                                              Looking at resale value today is like crystal ball gazing, nobody can predict future, however, its generally seen that a popular car does have decent resale value and Baleno is a popular car

AGENT                                                              May I ask a question

VISITOR                                                            Users review on Baleno

AGENT                                                              ok Thanks

VISITOR                                                            Some users posted that Balenos suspension and front bonnet sheet are not good

AGENT                                                              and how did they justify that

VISITOR                                                            Some users posted that Balenos suspension and front bonnet sheet are not good

AGENT                                                              What made them say that

AGENT                                                              example did they feel that the Bonnet sheet metal is not thick or feels thin

VISITOR                                                            Don't know

AGENT                                                              I have not hear of such a problem, as a matter of fact someone from my family has just taken a delivery of Baleno after 4 months of waiting

VISITOR                                                            Nd interiors r made of plastic

AGENT                                                              all interiors are plastic

VISITOR                                                            Not as per the standard of swift cars

AGENT                                                              Ok , I understand, what they are saying is that the plastic quality inside is not as premium as Swift

VISITOR                                                            Yeah

AGENT                                                              I agree with them on Plastic quality, but then its not bad too

AGENT                                                              Unlike Hyundai cars which has really good plastic quality, unfortunately Maruti cars plastic are not seen to be as good

VISITOR                                                            Hmmmm

AGENT                                                              Anything Else

VISITOR                                                            Nothing. ...thank you. ..

AGENT                                                              Pleasure

Comparison: Baleno vs Dzire, July 22 2016.

AGENT                                                                  Good Afternoon

VISITOR                                                                Hi there. ...I want to buy new car...but confused between swift Dzire vxi and Baleno zeta 1.2 petrol?

AGENT                                                                  It seems you must be loving cars if one has to go by your email id

AGENT                                                                  And what is the confusion

VISITOR                                                                Good afternoon. .

VISITOR                                                                Which one is the best?

AGENT                                                                  in what way?

VISITOR                                                                Can Baleno stay for long....like will it be worth for buying. .can it handle all types of road....is it good resale value car

AGENT                                                                  Long = Durability of engine Then I believe it should not be a problem because at the end of day, the 1,2 engine with some modifications in Baleno is the same as swift engine mostly

AGENT                                                                  Durability from customer love for the car like they for Swift can be judged only over time

VISITOR                                                                Will Baleno's spare parts or internal nd external accessories r costlier than swifts

AGENT                                                                  If Swift can, I believe Baleno will or should do better being a low slung car in comparison to Swift

VISITOR                                                                Sorry the last message of yours I didn't understand

AGENT                                                                  Looking at resale value today is like crystal ball gazing, nobody can predict future, however, its generally seen that a popular car does have decent resale value and Baleno is a popular car

AGENT                                                                  I mean one has seen or even driven swift over diff terrains

AGENT                                                                  So should Baleno also work

VISITOR                                                                Thanks

Dzire, July 11 2016.

VISITOR                                                                  hello

VISITOR                                                                  Dear i am planning for Maruti swift or Dzire vxi(O).can you please suggest me which will be be good...

VISITOR                                                                  i am planning to gift it to my family.

AGENT                                                                    One is a Hatchback and other is a sedan

VISITOR                                                                  yes, yesterday my family visited showroom and due to height they feel comfortable with Dzire.But my brother will be driving car for them. he is taking driving training from past 1 mnths. so which car will be good for him.

VISITOR                                                                  in terms of control,comfortable,etc

AGENT                                                                    let me check some data

AGENT                                                                    Dzire Vs Swift length 3995 mm vs 3850 diff of 145mm = 14.5 cms = 5.7 inches = 1/2 feet - no major diff

AGENT                                                                    height Dzire Vs Swift 1555 mm vs 1530 mm = near zero diff

AGENT                                                                    wheelbase Dzire vs swift 2430 mm for both cars means equal cabin space

AGENT                                                                    so for a new driver both cars will be equally comfortable to drive

AGENT                                                                    even in terms of space comfort both are going to be equally good

AGENT                                                                    http          //www.ecardlr.com/car-compare/new-swift-Dzire-vs-new-swift.aspx

AGENT                                                                    this link gives you head room legroom and shoulder room, looks similar for both cars

VISITOR                                                                  is there any drawbacks for Dzire which you feel fromyour side .Because i am going to book it today.

AGENT                                                                    between the two I will go with Swift as its better looking than Dzire, better suspension and more fun to drive than Dzire

AGENT                                                                    As a matter of fact both are driven by similar engines also

AGENT                                                                    It's the lower Kerb weight at 935 Kgs of Dzire Vs 960 of Swift that might make Dzire a slightly peppier car

VISITOR                                                                  thanks dear for ur support.

AGENT                                                                    May I ask one question

AGENT                                                                    Just wanted to know the query you searched in google

VISITOR                                                                  yes

VISITOR                                                                  online chatting experts for comparison of cars

AGENT                                                                    Thanks a lot and happy driving

VISITOR                                                                  thanks dear

Swift Dzire AMT, March 31 2016.

VISITOR                                                      I am looking for Swift AMT Diesel

VISITOR                                                      Launch date of Swift AT diesel

VISITOR                                                      I am waiting for Maruti swift  AT diesel

AGENT                                                        in the works we expect it to come in this quarter

AGENT                                                        currently they offer it with alto wagon are Dzire Ertiga and Ciaz besides Celerio

VISITOR                                                      I am searching diesel AMT car

AGENT                                                        Tata has it in both bolt and zest

VISITOR                                                      Only Maruti Suzuki

AGENT                                                        Dzire

VISITOR                                                      What about price in Srinagar?

AGENT                                                        for that you can on our site choose on road price in recommend car and enter city and you will get it

VISITOR                                                      Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir

AGENT                                                        hope you have found this interaction useful

VISITOR                                                      Ok thanks bye

Swift Dzire, March 29 2016.

VISITOR                                                      hello sir, I am from Nellore Andhra Pradesh

VISITOR                                                      I would like to know the on road price for Swift Dzire Tour..

AGENT                                                        It's best to get on road price from the dealers, as website prices do not include discounts and other accessory cost which you buy at the time of delivery of the car

AGENT                                                        Plus road tax and registration cost might vary

VISITOR                                                      I just want to get an idea

AGENT                                                        yes then you can get on to our site and click on road price to get the idea

VISITOR                                                      Can i have website??

AGENT                                                        you are on our website

AGENT                                                        www.ecardlr.com

VISITOR                                                      Ok thank u

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