By Jiminy! Suzuki’s baby 4×4 takes a top World car of Year title

Suzy’s little Jimny scores top in World Cars Finalist for three years – now top Urban On- and off-road for everyday families NEW YORK – The Road to the World Car Awards journey has ended at the New York auto show with the Suzuki Jimny declared ‘2019 World Urban Car. A Suzuki car has been a…

2019 Suzuki Ertiga: Update, more space, for 7-seat SUV

Second generation Suzuki Ertiga now in SA More passenger space, wider/longer body 200 000km promotional warranty included CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Wider, taller and longer than the updated model that was launched in South Africa in 2016  comes the brand’s new seven-seat Ertiga multi-purpose vehicle. It was an original model way back in 2010;…

2019 Vitara: Little Suzy staying big on extras – at same price

New design with diode rear-light clusters  Upgraded interior with soft-touch surfaces Colour info display – top audio on two models  JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Suzuki is celebrating three decades of its Vitara models’ success by refreshing its offering with extra comfort features. Nearly 1800 have been sold since launch in South Africa in 2015 thanks, the…

Special Swift: Fresh Attitude from Suzuki stable

LONDON, England – Suzuki Britain has created and sent to showrooms in the UK a special model, the Swift Attitude. The car is based on the popular SZ3 model and offers a unique exterior design thanks to a number of styling upgrades. It’s also said to have ”low running costs” and to be ”one of…

Suzuki a market leader through 2018 – now comes Boosterjet

Brand now member of 1000-a-month club Boosterjet engines green-lighted for 2019 Suzuki sales soar, by Jiminy (and others!) JOHANNESBURG, South Africa- After a decade back in South Africa and with the success of the Jimny, Ignis and Swift, Suzuki is now officially part of the 1000-sales-a-month club and a Top 10 brand to boot. Official…

By Jimininity! Big-hearted Suzy baby all ready to rock

All new, higher, and with more goodies You don’t need to go big to go off-road New, more efficient, engines and ‘boxes JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The 2018, ”all-new” Suzuki Jimny is now in showrooms and all ready for the daily commute or some serious off-roading on the back trails. The petite 4×4’s are the latest…

Suzuki Jimny: It might be small – but it’s BIG! off-road

First all-new Suzuki Jimnys in 20 years First models with dealers in November 2018 Prices to start at estimated R265 000 JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Suzuki will have what it calls ”its new giant killer” at the 2018 Johannesburg Festival of Motoring in Johannesburg – the all-new Suzuki Jimny. ”The new Jimny,” the automaker says, ”fills…

Latest Suzuki Swift: Yep, it’s roosting at a dealer near you

Gen 3 Suzuki Swifts fly to SA dealers Two car-of-year titles already in nest One engine, three gear-boxes – one an ”auto” CAPE TOWN, Western Cape – The latest hatching of the Suzuki Swift has migrated to South Africa bearing with it the titles Car of the Year in Japan and Compact Car of the Year…

2018 Suzuki Sport: It’s a hot hatch in a smaller shell

Swifter Swift packs a bigger punch 1.4 turbo engine good for 200km/h High-efficiency automatic braking LONDON, England – It was launched into the Japanese domestic market in alte 2017 but now Suzuki Motor Corporation has unveiled the new Swift Sport for Europe as its all new global compact sport supermini. The new Swift Sport will be…

Price freeze for Christmas from Suzuki SA

JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Suzuki Auto SA has announced a price freeze on all models and will bypass the usual fourth-quarter round of 2017 auto industry price increases. It’s seen as a bold – and commendable – move for cash- and credit-strapped people here in South Africa. Some brands, Suzuki said, had already raised sticker numbers….

Team Tane and Badger head for Mountains of the Moon

Across the continent for love of Africa Scaling five highest peaks part of adventure ‘We want to showcase vibrant, luscious, Africa’ JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Tarryn and Shane Quinnel and their pet Badger want to get outside, see the real Africa and scale Africa’s highest mountains – and they want to take you along for…

You know Suzy? New version is on the way

Lighter, swiftier, even more fuel-efficient Four-door hatch only, 3 power units, 3 grades Riding on Suzuki’s new platform – SZ3 only 890kg GENEVA, Switzerland – Suzuki Motor is using the 2017 auto show here to introduce the European version of its Swift ‘supermini’ that’s already on the road in its home market of Japan. The…