Press Releases And Road Tests

  • The Suzuki Jimny reviewed by David Taylor

    David Taylor comments that “In a world filled with generic boxes which are devoid of emotional appeal, the Jimny is something totally different and unique.”  Read the rest of his road test here. Jimny Carsdotcoza Apr13

  • The Grand Vitara is big on comfort, style too

    Bettie Giliomee comments that “…it’s a breeze to slot into busy shopping centre car parks or other tight spots…”  See what else she says about the Grand Vitara. GV Summit Burger Oos Kaap Apr13

  • New sedan concept is Suzuki’s star in Shanghai

    The Authentics is a C-segment sedan concept, which is particularly relevant in the Chinese market, where C-segment sedans account for the largest sales volumes in the passenger car market. According to Suzuki, the concept fuses the themes of sportiness and elegance, thanks to its long wheelbase and an unconstrained shape. The overall height has been […]

  • Suzuki achieves 50 million accumulated worldwide vehicle sales

    Suzuki Motor Corporation has achieved a major milestone with the news that the company reached accumulated worldwide automobile sales of 50 million units in March 2013. The 50-million sales total is made up of 21,95 million units sold in Japan (20,28 million ultracompact vehicles, together with 1,66 million standard and compact vehicles), and 28,05 million […]

  • New SX4 is Suzuki’s star in Geneva

    Suzuki has unveiled its first ever C-segment crossover at the Geneva Motor Show. The new SX4 is a direct development of the head-turning S-Cross concept unveiled at last year’s Paris expo, and represents the most advanced marriage of Suzuki’s SUV know-how and its compact car expertise. While the original SX4 was arguably the world’s first […]

  • Swift sales soar worldwide

    The global success of Suzuki’s Swift continues unabated, with worldwide cumulative sales of the subcompact hatchback reaching the three-million mark in January 2013. Launched as a global strategic model in 2004, the Swift achieved the milestone figure just eight years and two months after sales first commenced. Suzuki’s established compact car expertise, combined with its […]

  • Suzuki’s all-new C-segment crossover

      The series model of Suzuki’s all-new C-segment crossover will be making its world premiere at the 2013 Geneva International Motor Show, which will be held from 5th to 17th March 2013. The C-segment crossover model is based on the concept car S-Cross initially introduced at the Paris Motor Show in September 2012. With its […]

  • Suzuki ending the year on a record high

    Suzuki GB PLC is pleased to announce record year on year sales in the UK with a closing figure of 24,880 units, representing a growth of 24 per cent over 2011’s full calendar year volume of 19,800 units. Suzuki is currently the 2nd fastest growing franchise in the UK car market as well as being […]

  • New look for versatile Suzuki SX4

    Suzuki’s uniquely versatile SX4 leisure hatchback has undergone a series of updates. The changes are aimed at enhancing the cosmetic appeal of the vehicle, while also improving the interior execution. The tried and trusted drivetrain options of the current SX4 remain unchanged, with a choice of front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive versions making the SX4 […]

  • Suzuki Puts Foot in aid of charity

    Launching a new vehicle usually entails a significant investment in a lavish event to mark the arrival of the latest model. However, Suzuki Auto South Africa has celebrated the introduction of its updated Grand Vitara SUV by completing a challenging 4 000 km road trip in support of a worthy cause. Crewed by three motoring […]

  • Suzuki Puts Foot in aid of charity

    Launching a new vehicle usually entails a significant investment in a lavish event to mark the arrival of the latest model. However, Suzuki Auto South Africa has celebrated the introduction of its updated Grand Vitara SUV by completing a challenging 4 000 km road trip in support of a worthy cause. Crewed by three motoring […]

  • Fresher package adds appeal and value to Suzuki’s stalwart Grand Vitara

    The Grand Vitara has already established an enviable reputation for is authentic, low range-based 4×4 capability, combined with robust quality and reliability. Update introduces new Dune and Summit model designations Revised styling adds keener aesthetics Proven drivetrains retained Revised specification focuses on even greater value The updates are aimed at augmenting the cosmetic appeal of […]

  • Suzuki S-Cross concept wows the crowds

    The mesh front grille, with its combination dark and bright chrome elements, underscores the S-Cross concept’s focus on quality and aesthetic appeal, as do the innovative roof rails, which fit flush with the roofline when not in use. The S-Cross also acknowledges the need for aerodynamic efficiency, and the fuel consumption and emissions benefits to […]

  • Special Edition adds zest to Suzuki’s Swift

      Distinctive exterior echoes sporty intent Interior upgrades add further class and value Frugal latest-generation engine ensures frisky performance Overall package designed to offer superb value-for-money Suzuki Auto South Africa has added a Special Edition model to its line-up of Swift compact hatchback models. The new Swift SE benefits from an array of exterior and […]

  • A Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV has completed 7 000 gruelling Africa kilometres

    A Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV has completed 7 000 km gruelling Africa kilometres, mostly off the beaten track, while competing in the annual Put Foot charity rally. Piloted by Team Half Full Four, and sponsored by Suzuki Auto South Africa, the Grand Vitara took everything from potholed roads and desert dunes to muddy marshlands and […]