Suzuki Swift GTi MK3

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Car Details
Manufacture Date
Body Type
1,300 cc
Naturally Aspirated
800 kg
Zero to 100km/h (60mph)
8.8 seconds
Quarter Mile
0.0 seconds
Engine Power
84 kW
Power at the Wheels
65 kW
117 Nm
0.0 psi
Engine & drivetrain
  • JDM Cultus GTi Intake Manifold, JDM Cultus GTi Camshafts, PROCOMP CSI Ignition Box, PROCOMP 60,000 volt coil, MSD Tach Adapter, Billet Fuel Rail, JDM Cultus GTi Injectors, TurboSmart T-Street Rising Rate Adjustable Fuel Pressure Regulator, TopGun 8.8mm Leads, Bosch 4-Prong Spark Plugs, Custom 'NBDESIGNS' Aluminium Intake Kit to Stock Airbox (K&N replacement filter inside), K&N Oil Breather Filter, SUZITech Chipped ECU (remapped fuel & Ignition Curves, extended Rev Limiter @ 9000rpm - Shift light set at 7750rpm), 'NBDESIGNS' Cold Start Valve (CSV) removal conversion.
  • SUZITech Heavy Duty Gearbox (rebuilt and modified by FIGTREE TRANSMISSIONS - Lapped 1st,2nd,3rd gear syncro's, Shot-peened 2nd gear), EXEDY Heavy Duty Clutch, SUZITech Lightened & Balanced Flywheel, SUZITech Adjustable Short throw / shift kit, Custom Soild Shifter Mount.
  • SUZITech 4-1 Extractors (additional bracing by Craig @ VARIFLO Custom Exhausts)
  • 2.25" press bent exhaust system all the way through (Hi flow cat
  • centre baffle
  • Hi flow rear muffler)
  • KONI Adjustable Front & Rear Shocks, PEDDERS Sports Ryder 1.5" Lowered Progressive Rate Springs, Whiteline 18mm Adjustable Rear Sway Bar, SUZITech Front Upper Strut Brace with Engine brace, GTiTec Front Lower underbody brace, GTiTec Rear Upper Strut Brace, Polyurethane bushes throughout entire car, 1.25 degree Front Adjustable Camber Bolts.
  • RDA Slotted Front Rotors with BENDIX ULTRA PREMIUM Pads, Bendix Heavy Duty Rear Pads. Rebuilt and Ceramic Coated Brake Calipers Front & Rear.
  • 15x6.5" +38 offset Bronze ROTA / RJR Mags with 195/50 R15 tyres
  • Standard GTi Bodykit
  • Factory Suzuki Front & Rear Lip Kits
  • JDM Cultus GTi Rear Hatch
  • JDM Cultus GTi Rear Centre Fog Light
  • Black Bonnet
  • Clear Side indicators
  • Clear Front Bar indicators
  • Factory Suzuki Clear Headlight Protectors
  • Tinted front wind deflectors
  • Custom Number Plates
  • Rolled and Slightly flared rear wheel arches
  • Swift Sedan Front Grill
  • 35% Carbon Black Window tint.
Audio & security
  • Sony Xplode 4x52W headunit, KICKER 4" front speakers, KICKER 6x9" speakers, SOUNDSTREAM Tweeters, RESPONSE 4 Channel & RESPONSE 2 Channel Amps, Digital Volt meter/regulator, JBL GT50 10" sub.
  • Alarm System consisting of Glass Break Sensors, Tilt Sensors, GPS Tracking, SMS notifications, SMS arming / disarming, automatic arming, automatic window winding, bonnet/doors/windows/boot/fuel door sensors, keyless entry, remote/ keyless start and turnoff, Keypad/Anti-Hijacking, 5 Point immobiliser.
  • TENZO RACING Black Suede Front Bucket Seats, Re-Trimmed black Suede front, rear door trims and sunvisors, Factory Mk2 GTi Roof clock, Custom 3 Gauge Console (Oil Psi, Vacuum, Air/Fuel - Autometer), GIZZMO Dual Stage Shift Light, Carbon Fibre Cluster Inlay, SUZUKISPORT Deep Dish Steering Wheel, OMP Boss Kit, Dash Mat.
Future Modifications
  • Aftermarket / Standalone ECU, TORSEN LSD.
  • Rebuilt motor with forged bottom end, Slightly modified head (Porting & Polishing work, bigger valves), Oversized Throttle Body (52mm) and Bored Air Flow Meter Housing (49.5mm), Adjustable Cam Gears.
  • Better Quality Tyres.
  • Then basically tidy up the engine bay and paint work, and just enjoy the car for what it is and for what i spent almost 10 years building it for - To have fun !
Other Info
Ive Spent almost 10 years building my GTi. I bought it back in November 2005 completely standard other than a cat back exhaust, Headunit and a K&N Pod Filter. Since then i have slowly built it to be relatively quick, to handle well and more importantly, be reliable, safe and to still turn heads without being over the top. I know its not everyones "cup-of-tea", but i like it, i enjoy driving it, and i enjoy working on it. Its kind of sad to see these highly accomplished (Circuit Work, Hill Climbs, Rallying, Autocross) hot-hatches of the1990's disappearing and being ruined by excessively big chrome wheels, Cheap quality fibreglass bodykits and excessively big & heavy stereo systems - Basically takes what made the GTi's so popular and successful away from them.


sil80gurl's picture

phat lil car xoxo

lancercoupe's picture

i like the gauge holder

v6_calais's picture

same colour as my calais interior awesum

pulse's picture

nice ride keep up the mods

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