MUMBAI – Maruti Udyog Ltd. launches a diesel version of its Swift hatchback to compete in India’s fast-growing minicar market. About 100,000 gasoline-powered Swifts already are on Indian roads. The diesel Swift features antilock brakes, more legroom and trunk space than its gasoline sibling and a price tag between $10,611-$11,855. Two engine choices are offered: a 1.3L or 1.5L Fiat Automobiles SpA multijet diesel mill. The engines are made at Suzuki Powertrain India Ltd., a joint ...

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