Find a Car
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

Compare 1997 Suzuki Swift vs 1997 Geo Metro

1997 Suzuki Swift Change
1997 Geo Metro Change
+ Add a Car
Selected Style 3-Door HB Manual
Switch Style

Body Style

Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Manual 39 43 $8,368 $8,999
3-Door HB Automatic 30 34 $8,973 $9,649
2-Door HB
Switch Style

Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 44 49 $8,082 $8,580
2-Door HB LSi 39 43 $8,555 $9,180
4-Door Sedan LSi 39 43 $9,180 $9,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,368
$8,082
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$8,999
$8,580
Monthly Payment Estimate
$150 / month
$143 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 39 mpg 44 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 43 mpg 49 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2 32.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85.8 77.4
Second Hip Room (in) 43.9 43.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 48.9 48.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.0 36.0
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 48.9 48.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 47.2 47.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 27.1 27.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 62.6 62.6
Track Width, Front (in) 54.5 54.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 149.4 149.4
Height, Overall (in) 54.7 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 53.5 53.5
Wheelbase (in) 93.1 93.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 22.5 22.5
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 8.4 8.4
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.02 x 0.67 9.02 x 0.67
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.09 x 0.98 7.09 x 0.98
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6 10.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.7 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 34.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.1 19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5 31.5
Steering Type Manual Manual
Tires
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P155/80R13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1878 1832
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 4.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.9 4.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 390 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 55 55
Engine
Displacement 1.3L/79 CID 1.0L/61
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 70 @ 5500 55 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas L3
Fuel System TBI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 100 @ 3000 58 @ 3300
Engine Order Code NA LP2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 39 44
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 43 49
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 6.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.28
Trans Type 5-Speed 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.76
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.89 1.89
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.42
Summary
Vehicle Name Suzuki Swift Geo Metro
Body Style 3-dr Hatchback Cpe 3dr Hatchback Cpe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/coil spring w/Coil spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil spring w/Separate coils
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
© 2016 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.