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The Suzuki Swift is a subcompact caur produced bi Suzuki in Japan since 2000. Prior tae this, the "Swift" nameplate haed been applied tae the Suzuki Cultus in export markets such as Australasie, Europe, an North Americae.
- Main airticle: Suzuki Cultus
The Suzuki Swift began as a marketin an manufacturin rebadge o the Suzuki Cultus a supermini (or subcompact) manufactured an marketit warldwide across three generations an fower body configurations—three-door hatchback, fower-door sedan, five-door hatchback an twa-door convertible—an uisin the Suzuki G ingine family.
The Swift wis marketit in the Japanese domestic market (JDM) as the Cultus an elsewhere as the Suzuki Forsa, Suzuki Jazz, Chevrolet Swift, Chevrolet Sprint an Sprint Metro, Geo an Chevrolet Metro, Pontiac Firefly, Maruti 1000, Holden Barina an Subaru Justy. Versions o the seicont generation Cultus wur also produced until 2007 in Indie an the caur remains in production today in Pakistan.