It has come to light that Suzuki’s well known models Grand Vitara SUV, Alto (A-Star) hatchback and Splash (Ritz) mini MPV are about to be axed.
Suzuki will launch a new 1.2l petrol engine called Dualjet in the Swift hatchback for their customers in the UK. A total of 16 percent improvement in fuel efficiency and auto emission reduced to 99 g/km, this new engine will be on offer from early 2015 in the UK.
Maruti Suzuki, India’s largest car maker, is on track to increase their production capacity by 2017 as work at Suzuki’s new car plant in Gujarat will commence by later this year. In the first year production will be at 100,000 units per annum, while later adding about 2.5 lakh units per year.
Suzukiās premium hatchback has been spied testing under heavy camouflage for the first time. This new hatchback, from the images, can be said that will be positioned above the Swift while it will compete with VW Polo, Skoda Fabia and Honda Jazz.
First official image of the production version of Suzuki iV-4 Concept has been revealed. To be named Vitara, Suzuki will officially reveal the compact SUV at the 2014 Paris Motor Show next month – Thursday 2nd October 2014.
Indian company, Maruti Suzuki was to build a car manufacturing plant in Hansalpur, Gujarat. Later, it was revealed that not Maruti Suzuki, but Suzuki India (100% subsidiary of Suzuki, Japan), will build this plant. Some of the Maruti Suzuki investors did not agree, and now investment bankers have been hired for investor nod.
Suzuki Alivio was showcased at Beijing Motor Show earlier this year and will be displayed again at Chengdu Motor Show on August 29, 2014. It is now revealed that the India bound sedan, will be launched in China next month.
Suzuki will start road testing Karimun Wagon R with Automated Manual Transmission system next week. Trial is to determine if AMT will suit Indonesian market or not. Hence there is no word of Karimun Wagon R AMT launch yet.