The refreshed Grand Vitara SUV from Suzuki has made its way into UK markets. Introduced in December 2012 as a 2013 model, the Grand Vitara SZ3 1.6 liter 3 door variant will be priced from £15,995 (Rs 13.96 lakhs) while there is also a 5 door SZ5 model which was recently showcased at the Moscow International Motor Show.
2013 Grand Vitara receives a number of updates which makes it portray a sportier stance while performance too is upgraded. The 3 door SZ3 and 5 door SZ5 will be seen with a sporty new front grille, a new bumper, redesigned fog lights, black headlights and new 17” or 18” alloy wheels. Internal updates include new seat trims for all variants while SZ5 is fitted with a 6.1” touchscreen Color Navigation System.
Performance is at its peak with a new diesel engine, a 1.9 liter DDiS which offers better fuel emission reducing CO2 emissions from 179 g/km to 174 g/km while fuel economy which was at 41.5 mpg to 42.8 mpg on the UK cycle. As per customer’s demands, the company has also added a new 16” spare wheel with 225/70 tyre fitted on its tailgate thus increasing overall length of the SZ5 by a good 7.8 inches while SZ3 is increased in length by 6.7 inches.